Careers

Transform every day. 

By empowering bright, diverse professionals to innovate, and by providing state-of-the-art programs and benefits, we invest in our people.  Discover how you can build your career here and make a personal and lasting contribution to the clients, communities and culture of Mesirow.

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Voices

Carl Davis

“I’m driven to help my internal stakeholders identify the best talent possible for every role, across every business line.”

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Rita Latnhotha

“My typical day is varied and fast paced as I act as liaison between plan sponsors, recordkeepers and fund managers.”

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Carlos Covarrubias

“At Mesirow, I can develop critical investing skills by working alongside specialized, experienced teams.”

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Grace Orndorff

“Finding a new, unexpected debt solution that fits both a client’s and a lender’s needs is like solving a puzzle...”

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PROGRAMS

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PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

By investing in what matters, our employees build long-term rewarding careers.

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EVENTS

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ENGAGEMENT

We encourage employee interaction and communication both across and within our lines of business

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BENEFITS

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TOTAL REWARDS

At Mesirow, we value our employees' contributions and offer a comprehensive Total Rewards package designed to support every life stage.

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Culture

“One of the things that's unique about Mesirow is the respect for team members, not only amongst each other but from management. Our CEO, our President, take the time to get to know people personally...”

Values in action

Mesirow Summer Internship Program

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Through our nine-week program, gain real-world skills to successfully transition into a career in the financial services industry.

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COVID-19: Firm response

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In March 2020, Mesirow acted swiftly to enable remote work and launch programs and trainings in support of our employees' physical and emotional wellbeing.

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Recognition

WORKPLACE CULTURE

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2020 TOP WORKPLACE

As ranked by the Chicago Tribune for three consecutive years

CURRENCY

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Currency Manager of the Year

In MoneyAge Asset Management Awards

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DEI

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2020 BEST PLACE TO WORK FOR LGBTQ EQUALITY

100 score in Human Rights Campaign Corporate Equality Index for second consecutive year

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WORKPLACE CULTURE

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2020 Best Places to Work

As ranked by Crain's Chicago Business for two consecutive years

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WEALTH

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Best Places to Work for Financial Advisers

as selected by InvestmentNews

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CIVIC PROMINENCE

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One of Chicago's 2020 largest privately held companies

As ranked by Crain's Chicago Business

CAPITAL MARKETS

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CTL and Structured Debt Products Leadership

Top 10 in US Private Placement League Tables (2015-2020)

RETIREMENT

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Top 100 Retirement Plan Adviser

As ranked by PLANADVISER - 2020*

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*Mesirow Retirement Advisory Services was recognized in PLANADVISER'S Large Team segment for both “$3.5 Billion or More in Retirement Plan Assets Under Advisement” and “200 Retirement Plans or More Under Advisement.”

Mesirow is an equal employment opportunity employer. It is our policy to insure equal opportunity to all qualified persons without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, age, disability, military or veteran status, or any other basis prohibited by state or federal law.

We are committed to equal employment opportunity not merely because it is our legal obligation, but because of our firm conviction that it is right and makes good business sense.