Janus Henderson Investors Director, Data Quality in Denver, Colorado

Janus Henderson Global Investors is a leading independent global asset manager, dedicated to delivering the best outcomes for clients through a broad range of actively managed funds.

We provide our institutional, retail and high net-worth individuals with access to skilled investment professionals representing a broad range of asset classes including, equities, fixed income, multi asset and alternatives.

We are a team of independent thinkers who work tirelessly to help our clients achieve their goals – and we do it by fostering an energetic and collaborative culture that ensures our people love the place they work.

Headquartered in London, Janus Henderson is a truly global asset manager with a diverse geographic footprint, managing assets from 27 offices globally and employing more than 2,000 staff.

Overview of the Role

The Director, Data Quality will be responsible for working closely with multiple functional groups across several lines of business, to implement an enterprise-wide quality framework, department-specific data quality monitoring controls, driving data defect remediation, front end controls and data movement controls for all data domains. This role will interact with senior leaders across business units, functional areas, technology, and operations.

Duties and Responsibilities

You will:

  • Manage insights, analysis, and quality for data with a broad enterprise-wide focus and impact across multiple data domains.

  • Develop the vision for an ever-evolving Data Quality framework that not only satisfies current needs but can be easily adapted to future needs as new sources of data input and requirements for data output are identified.

  • Provide leadership in establishing data quality goals, and ensuring the design and implementation of initiatives to achieve those goals.

  • Define measurement standards and collaborating with business partners to achieve consistent agreement and application of definitions and measurements.

  • Partner with data stewards to provide results of data quality analysis, which will be used to make decisions regarding how to prioritize and remediate data quality issues that align with business needs and/or regulatory compliance initiatives.

  • Report key metrics related to quality of mastered data.

  • Manage the development of audits and controls structured around business processes and data quality target state.

  • Establish standards for metadata content and documentation of consistent enterprise-wide data definitions, processes and ownership.

  • Consult on projects and providing training and education to business and IT.

  • Carry out additional duties as assigned

Supervisory Responsibilities

  • None

Technical Skills and Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in mathematics, business administration, statistics or computer science

  • At least 8 years of data management experience

  • Comprehensive knowledge of data quality practices and processes

  • Good analytical skills with high attention to detail and accuracy

  • Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills

  • Ability to organize and manage multiple priorities and achieve results

  • Ability to interact with all levels of an organization; including senior leadership/management

  • Expert knowledge and understanding of financial industry compliance requirements

For those in scope of Knowledge & Competence (MiFID II)

  • Knowledge of financial markets, financial markets function and the impact of economic figures and national/regional/global events on markets

  • Understanding of issues relating to market abuse and anti-money laundering

Ongoing competence in the role to be assessed by:

  • Annual Performance Appraisal

  • Completion of all assigned Compliance training

  • Annual Attestation (Knowledge and Competence in-scope roles only)Compliance RequirementsAt a minimum the role will require you to:

  • Place the interest of Janus Henderson’s Clients first and always act in accordance with TCF (Treating Customers Fairly) principles

  • Understand and follow laws and regulations applicable for your role, seeking the help of your supervising manager or Compliance if you would like further explanation or direction regarding this

  • Understand and abide by all Janus Henderson policies applicable to your role, and ask for the support/guidance of the policy owner if you are unsure at any time

  • You are ultimately accountable for your actions and responsible for seeking further information on any or all of the above as necessary.

Janus Henderson Investors (including its subsidiaries) will not maintain existing or sponsor new industry registrations or licenses where not supported by an employee’s job functions (as determined by Janus Henderson Investors at its sole discretion).

All applicants must be willing to comply with the provisions of Janus Henderson Investors' Investment Advisory Code of Ethics related to personal securities activities and other disclosure and certification requirements, including past political contributions and political activities. Applicants’ past political contributions or activity may impact applicants’ eligibility for this position. Janus Henderson Investors is an equal opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status. All applications are subject to background checks.