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Janus Henderson Investors Sr. Internal Sales Consultant 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

You will sell investment products over the telephone through one or more of the following intermediaries: brokerage firms, financial advisors/brokers, banks, and insurance companies. You will initiate and/or follow up on sales calls and provide intermediaries with sales ideas. You will answer product and service questions, provide performance data, identify new sales opportunities and help launch new products.

Duties and Responsibilities

You will:

  • Initiate outbound sales telephone calls to clients and prospective clients to position, promote and sell Janus Henderson products and to communicate company updates, utilizing knowledge of company products in an effort to develop business. (45%)

  • Answer inbound calls to our advisor line to respond to inquiries, provide answers, support needs and identify selling opportunities and pass on to appropriate territory team. (5%)

  • Actively follow up with clients and prospective clients to provide sales ideas, answers product questions, provide performance data, identify new sales opportunities, and help launch new products. (20%)

  • Use client relationship management (CRM) database software applications and other departmental databases to track client interactions and the progression of each client relationship. (5%)

  • Support sales and client relationships by providing research material and administrative follow-up and support. (10%)

  • Generate sales ideas and identify new sales opportunities. (5%)

  • Travel with external wholesaler in the field on a limited basis for territory familiarity and professional development. (5%)

  • Attend and support client events or conferences as a Janus Henderson representative. (5%)

  • Assume additional duties as assigned

Supervisory Responsibilities

  • None

Technical Skills and Qualifications

  • Knowledge of mutual fund/financial industry products and services.

  • Excellent interpersonal and customer service skills with the ability to develop strategic business relationships.

  • Janus Henderson product knowledge is preferred.

  • Strong attention to detail and able to manage multiple tasks effectively.

  • High degree of self-motivation; able to work with little direct supervision.

  • Intermediate computer skills including MS Word, Excel, and PowerPoint and experience with client relationship management (CRM) database software applications.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

Competencies Required

  • B.S. or B.A. in related field preferred

  • Educational expectations can be replaced with approximately two years of related experience and/or training in a client support or internal sales role and two years of experience in the mutual fund/financial services industry and/or training; or an equivalent combination of education, experience and training.

  • Series 7 and 63 licenses required within 30 days of hire.

Ongoing competence in the role to be assessed by:

  • Annual Performance Appraisal

  • Completion of all assigned Compliance training

Working Environment/Physical Activities

  • Overtime may be required on short notice and may include evening, weekend, and holiday hours.

  • Typical office environment with telephone, copier, fax machine, etc.

  • PC usage up to 90%.

  • Telephone usage up to 100% of the time.

  • Occasional travel may be required.

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.