Career Opportunities – Why Stephens | Stephens

Who We Are

What We Do

We provide investment banking, research, sales and trading, asset and wealth management, public finance, insurance, private capital, and family office services.

About Us

We are a family-owned financial services firm that values client relationships, long-term stability, and supporting the communities where we live and work.

The Stephens Story

The idea of family defines our culture, because each of us knows that our reputation is on the line as if our own name was on the door.


Our reputation as a leading independent financial services firm is built on the stability of our longstanding and highly experienced senior executives.

Impact Initiatives

We are committed to corporate philanthropy; economic and financial literacy advocacy; and diversity, equity, and inclusion initiatives.

Our Brand Ambassadors

Stephens is proud to sponsor the PGA TOUR, LPGA Tour, and PGA TOUR Champions careers, as well as applaud the philanthropic endeavors, of our Brand Ambassadors.

Making Connections

We host many highly informative meetings each year with clients, industry decision makers, and thought leaders across the U.S. and in Europe.

Our Businesses

Capital Management

We provide fiduciary investment strategies to public-and private-sector institutional clients through asset allocation, consulting, and retirement services.

Fixed Income Sales & Trading

Decades of proven performance and experience in providing tailored fixed income trading and underwriting services to major municipal and corporate issuers.

Institutional Equities and Research

Proven industry-leading research, global market insights, and client-focused execution.


Customized risk management, property & casualty, executive strategies and employee benefits solutions that protect our clients over the long term.

Investment Banking

We assist companies with accessing capital through innovative advisory and execution services that help firms achieve their strategic goals.

Private Capital

We have been a trusted and reliable source of capital for private companies for over 70 years.

Private Wealth Management

Our experienced Private Client Group professionals develop customized investment strategies to help clients achieve their financial goals.

Public Finance

We are a trusted municipal advisor with proven expertise in public financings. We also work with clients in negotiated and competitive municipal underwritings.

Why Stephens?

The difference is our culture.

Whether you are just starting out or well established, Stephens offers rewarding opportunities to achieve your professional goals. We are seeking talented individuals who can thrive in a culture based on teamwork, long-term relationships, and strong values.

A wealth of opportunities

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Our Mission

Stephens’ mission is to become a trusted advisor to our clients in all aspects of their business and personal investments. Focusing on relationships over transactions, we assist our clients as they interact with the markets, consider capital formation and preservation, and analyze strategic alternatives.

Our Core Values

At Stephens, our values drive everything we do, from how we work with clients to how we work with each other.

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Our Culture

As a family-owned firm, the idea of family inspires our culture. We value respect, collaboration, and relationships. It’s why we have one of the longest-tenured teams in the business. And it’s why you can build a successful career with Stephens by doing the right thing.

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Discover open positions

We are always looking for qualified individuals who are ready to make a positive impact on our firm and our clients.