Janus Henderson Investors Research Analyst- Technology 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
Responsible for providing portfolio managers with relevant information and recommendations regarding investment attractiveness of equities and other securities in the small/mid-cap financial/technology/services sectors. Analyst conducts deep fundamental analysis of individual companies, focusing on factors such as: financial performance, competitive industry dynamics, technological innovation, quality of company management, etc. Analyst will develop detailed financial models, including revenue/profit estimates, free cash flow projections, projected returns on capital, etc. Analyst will be expected to project long-term values of stocks under coverage using discounted cash flow methodologies and make buy and sell recommendations.
Duties and Responsibilities
Conducts deep fundamental analysis. While the analyst will interview company management teams, research should include extensive independent contacts such as competitors, customers, partners and other relevant participants in the financial, technology and business services value chain.
Forecasts growth, evaluates competitive position, determines quality of financial statement information, and analyzes potential responses to worst case scenarios.
Synthesizes fundamental research to form a differentiated view on companies.
Strong communication skills – Communicates articulately, concisely and persuasively.
Strong modeling skills – Uses financial models to generate all relevant questions that need to be answered in the research process and model future revenue, earnings and cash flows.
Constructs comprehensive valuation analyses.
Drafts reports/notes on relevant investment themes and breaking news events
Partner closely with portfolio managers, a key cultural tenet of the organization.Other FunctionsAssumes additional duties as assignedSupervisory ResponsibilitiesNone. Technical Skills and Qualifications
Strong interest in the stock market and/or personal investment experience
Background in equity research, technology, private equity, investment banking or consulting preferred.
Exceptional analytical skills and attention to detail
Ability to work and make decisions independently, and to function effectively within a team
Strong creativity, initiative, intellectual curiosity and drive
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Understanding of corporate finance, accounting, and experience with MS Word, Excel and research on the internet.
Ability to multi-task, organize, and assimilate large amounts of information quickly
5+ years relevant experience
Four-year degree in finance, economics, computer science, engineering or related fields
Post graduate degree such as MBA/MS a plus
Progress toward a CFA a plus
Ongoing competence in the role to be assessed by:
Annual Performance Appraisal
Completion of all assigned Compliance trainingWorking Environment/Physical Activities
Overtime may be required on short notice and may include evening, weekend, holiday hours
Typical office environment with telephone, desktop computer, copier
Substantive travel expected
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.