Company Culture

We are guided, first and foremost, by our decision to expand access to retirement security.

Our default setting is to be non-hierarchical, meritocratic, and inclusive in decision-making . Impact is what drives our choices.

We believe that the ability to learn, grow, and be self-reflective about weaknesses, mistakes, and failures is essential.

We believe that success comes from a combination of productivity and creativity.

Opportunities

We don't currently have any openings, but if you're interested in learning more about working at Common Wealth, just send us an email at careers@cwretirement.com.

Find out more about working at Common Wealth

Why join us?

Opportunity for impact  —  We are a mission-driven business. Succeeding in our mission will materially enhance the financial security of thousands of people.

Work on hard problems  —  Your work will require you to think creatively, combine different fields and disciplines, find ways to get things done with limited resources, and solve challenging problems.

Mentorship  —  We may be a young company, but we make up for that in experience. Our team members have 60+ years of pension industry experience combined, have co-founded multiple organizations, have advised government ministers and the Prime Minister of Canada, and have worked in a wide variety of sectors including law, management consulting, health care, media, tech, and nonprofit management. A small but seasoned team like ours brings great mentorship benefits for an early team member.

Staff Testimonials

Common Wealth offers a challenging and inclusive work environment for individuals at any stage in their career. All team members learn and contribute through close collaboration on meaningful initiatives, respectful dialogue and exposure to a broad range of business issues, work approaches, clients and industry experts. This is work at its best.

Jennifer Brown
Jennifer Brown Co-Head of Plan Operations

I chose to join Common Wealth because it is 1) a dynamic and creative company that is 2) solving a hugely important problem and 3) is somewhere I feel I can make a contribution. We have a unique opportunity to make people’s lives better. I can’t think of a better place to launch the next phase of my career!

Connor Bays
Connor Bays Associate