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Janus Henderson Investors Financial Analyst in London, United Kingdom

We are a leading independent global asset manager, dedicated to delivering the best outcomes for our clients through a highly diversified range of actively-managed products. We are truly global, supporting our individual and institutional investors across a range of products, encompassing equities, fixed income, multi-asset and alternatives. Our high-energy and collaborative culture at Janus Henderson helps our client achieve their goals and ensures that our people love the place they work.


Financial Analyst




Financial Planning & Analysis & Business Finance

The department

The Finance teamoperates across all business lines to maximise stakeholder returns. Withapproximately 80 members globally, the team represents awide range of expertise and experience, servicing not only the UK, but also Continental Europe, North America and Asia Pacific.

Overview of the role

This London based role, reporting to the FP&A Manager, sits within the Financial Planning & Analysis (FP&A) team, which is primarily responsible for group level forecasting & budgeting and management reporting. The team’s objective is to facilitate effective forward decision-making by Executives and Board members through delivery of regular reporting, financial analysis and strategic insights. In addition, the team leads peer/industry analysis studies, group-wide profitability modeling and supports the quarterly external results process.

The FP&A team works closely with the Business Finance team to collectively form the Global FP&A & Business Finance Team, whichprovides business partnering, Budgeting & Forecasting, Management Information and Executive level support across the firm and to variousexternal stakeholders.

Duties and responsibilities

You will:

  • Contribute to delivery of the Group’s annual budget and re-forecast process, as well as delivery of materials to the JHG Group Board of Directors

  • Generate ongoing forecasts for performance fees (excluding those associated with US mutual funds); ensuring regular analyses of variances between forecasts are conducted to keep management and key stakeholders informed of changes and trends

  • Lead tracking and reporting of efficiency savings for the firm

  • Ensure regular analyses of variances between forecasts are conducted to keep management and key stakeholders informed of changes and trends

  • Work in partnership with Accounting and Tax teams where required to deliver on wider Finance objectives

  • Carry out additional duties as assigned

Supervisory responsibilities

  • No

Technical skills and qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Finance, Economics, or equivalent

  • Qualified accountant (CIMA, ACA, ACCA) or equivalent preferred

  • Good financial modelling skills

  • Ability to analyse data and provide relevant financial insights

  • Competency with Microsoft Excel and proficiency with other Microsoft Office tools

  • Experience with SAP BPC, Anaplan or other financial reporting software a plus

Competencies required

In addition to putting clients first, acting like an owner, and succeeding as a team, the competencies for this role include:

  • Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to challenge, influence and manage senior stakeholders

  • Team player with a flexible, results driven approach

  • Excellent analytical ability with a good attention to detail

  • Able to work independently to research, analyze, synthesize and present complex qualitative and quantitative data clearly

  • Strong organizational/administrative management skills, with the proven ability to work effectively under pressure, and manage multiple projects and assignments under tight deadlines

  • Ability to adapt quickly in a fast-paced environment

  • Able to understand the objectives and priorities of the business

  • Ability to work efficiently within a global team


At a minimum the role will require you to:

  • Place the interest of Janus Henderson’s Clients first, 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 additional guidance is required

  • Understand and abide by all Janus Henderson policies applicable to your role, and seek support/guidance of the policy owner guidance when required

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

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.