Janus Henderson Investors Presentations Assistant in London, United Kingdom

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.

Corporate Title: Presentations Assistant

The Department

The Presentations Team based in London is part of the wider Global Presentations team, which is a central function within global distribution, servicing the retail, institutional and hedge distribution teams for the following asset classes: equities, fixed income, hedge funds, absolute return funds and multi-asset. Individuals work closely with senior sales and investment team members.

The team is responsible for the creation of pitch/tender and due diligence materials for Janus Henderson’s investment products across both retail and institutional distribution teams globally.

Overview of the Role

The Presentations Assistant is responsible for assisting the team in the creation of pitch/tender and due diligence materials for Janus Henderson’s fixed income, equity and hedge fund products across both retail and institutional distribution teams globally.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Assist senior members of the team with content preparation of standard presentations for the funds and the firm

  • Assist the team to generate presentations for consultant research visits and client meetings

  • Review and proof read the work produced by other team members

  • Respond to ad hoc presentation and data requests from the sales and client teams

  • Ensure appropriate and clear language is used in accordance with the Janus Henderson literature principles, for product documentation and disclosures

  • Ensure as far as possible that disclosures, i.e. investment objectives and policies, and respective risk disclosures are reflected consistently within product documentation and across like products (where jurisdictional regulations permit)

Other Functions

Assumes additional duties as assigned

Technical Skills and Qualifications

  • Experience of marketing/sales in Asset Management is desirable

  • Computer literate (PowerPoint and Excel)

  • Proven numerical ability

  • Strong interpersonal skills

Competencies Required

  • Organisational and multi-tasking skills

  • The ability to work within a team environment, adapting to different teams as appropriate

  • Coping with high pressure/deadline driven environments

  • Highly self-motivated

  • Fast thinking, excellent communication skills

  • Professionalism & enterprise/innovation

  • Team spirit & collaboration

  • Strong attention to detail/quality of work

  • Commercial awareness

  • IMC desirable

Ongoing competence in the role to be assessed by:

  • Annual Performance Appraisal

  • Completion of all assigned Compliance training

Compliance Requirements

At a minimum the role requires the individual to:

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

  • Understand and comply with any federal, state, and foreign laws and regulations applicable for the role, and seeking the guidance of Compliance if this is unclear at any time

  • Understand and comply with all relevant Janus Henderson policies applicable for the role, and seeking the guidance of the relevant policy owner if this is unclear at any time.The individual in the role is ultimately accountable for his/her own actions and is 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.