Janus Henderson Investors Finance System Analyst in London, United Kingdom
Why work for us?
Janus Henderson is a leading global active asset manager. We exist to help our clients achieve their long-term financial goals. Our team exemplifies our values of putting clients first, acting like owners and succeeding as a team. Our culture is high-energy, collaborative, and forward-thinking with opportunities to grow in an exciting career. We invite you to consider joining our dynamic, global team!
Our culture is the foundation for how we interact with clients and one another as part of our unique, people-focused work environment. We support a flexible hybrid working model that allows teams to build a strong and positive culture by inspiring innovation and increasing collaboration. Currently our hybrid working model allows employees to work 3 or more days in office and the remaining time remotely.
Employees and Managers will discuss and determine what schedule works best for them and the team, with additional flexibility available based on the role, business needs, and individual circumstances. JHI Workplace Practices is subject to change as the future of work within our organization evolves.
Manage end-to-end work, from collecting requirements, design changes, implement them and promote them to the live system under direction of the SAP product owner
Work within the established change framework to ensure appropriate prioritization and testing of changes
Continuously and proactively seek improvement to the system by understanding customers’ activities and challenges
Become a trusted business partner by customers and one of the main points of contact for queries/issues in the SAP Finance Systems
Accountable for all SAP interface systems integration to multiple 3rd party systems. Responsible for design, configuration, testing, and documentation, including functional specifications
Provide end user support and training as required
Produce documentation for design, testing, and support of both users and administrators
Conduct periodic system reviews with key stakeholders and proactively follow-up on activities
Liaise with the Basis / Security / ABAP developers as required
Work using the Agile methodology and leverage collaboration tools (e.g. Jira, Confluence, AHA, ServiceNow, teams)
Support internal and external audit requests
Carry out additional duties as assigned.
What to expect when you join our firm
Hybrid working and reasonable accommodations
Generous Holiday policies
Excellent Health and Wellbeing benefits including corporate membership to ClassPass
Paid volunteer time to step away from your desk and into the community
Support to grow through professional development courses, tuition/qualification reimbursement and more
All-inclusive approach to Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
Maternal/paternal leave benefits and family services
Complimentary subscription to Headspace – the mindfulness app
All employee events including networking opportunities and social activities
Lunch allowance for use within our subsidized onsite canteen
Must have skills
Strong knowledge of SAP Finance Systems and SAP FICO configuration
Requirements gathering, scoping activities, solution design/presenting options and creating functional specifications
Excellent troubleshooting skills
Experience of configuring and developing solutions based on specifications
Support of business-as-usual operations, including completion of month, quarter and year end finance close
Experience with ancillary systems and vendor invoice management
Confident and Professional in working with senior members of accounting / business stakeholders
Good level of accounting knowledge
Project management skills to meet deliverables timely and efficiently
Write test scripts, perform testing and conduct defect resolution
Maintains and enhances the SAP Financials modules including: FI (AR,AP,GL), CO.
Strong analytical skills, including a thorough understanding of how to interpret business needs and translate them into application and operational requirements
Nice to have skills
Configuration and understanding the Finance system landscape, including Basware, Revport, Xactly, SAP Concur
Knowledge of operations, front office, risk, performance team activities
Experience working on a global team and with stakeholders across the globe
Knowledge of SFTP, Autosys, File transfers, and mapping of interfaces
SAP ABAP skills, debugging, technical specifications, code writing, code review
Potential for growth
Leadership development programs
Career development services
Continuing education courses
You will be expected to understand the regulatory obligations of the firm, and abide by the regulated entity requirements and JHI policies applicable for your role.
Janus Henderson (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 at its sole discretion).
All applicants must be willing to comply with the provisions of Janus Henderson 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 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.