The Vanguard Group is continuing its rapid hiring pace.

Following the Malvern, Pa., company's announcement of 300 new hires in its Arizona office, the mutual fund giant has announced 354 new positions for its Pennsylvania and North Carolina offices as well.

Spokesman Joshua Grandy said that Vanguard currently has 127 open positions in retail services in its Malvern headquarters, and 57 openings in its Charlotte, N.C. office.

It is planning another 82 positions for Pennsylvania and 88 positions for North Carolina in 2013, Grandy said.