Janus Henderson Investors Fixed Income Analyst & Dealer in United States
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Title: Fixed Interest Analyst and Dealer
Department: Australian Fixed Interest
Location: Melbourne, Australia
Overview of the Role
As a member of the Australian Fixed Interest team this role has responsibility for day to day cash management across a range of cash and fixed interest portfolios, portfolio modelling, trade execution, daily monitoring of investment performance and compliance with investment guidelines. Further, to assist with the credit research efforts of the team and other ad-hoc analytical projects.
Duties and Responsibilities
Cash flow management including investing in cash and short term money market securities
Reviewing and verifying the daily performance of a range of cash and fixed interest portfolios. Ongoing monitoring of Portfolio compliance with stated investment guidelines
Update of databases and maintenance of portfolio management risk systems
Execution of trades including dealing of fixed interest securities and derivatives
To work with investment operations to improve dealing and workflow processes including in-house systems
To ensure data integrity within front office and client reporting systems liasing with global data management and IT change teams
Assist the credit team in undertaking fundamental credit research on corporate bond and asset backed issuers
Provide analytical support to portfolio managers on various areas of research focus
Maintain and enhance proprietary risk models and calculators
Assist the Fixed Interest, Marketing, Client Service and product teams in providing portfolio information and data to external parties including preparation of in-house chart packs
Assumes additional duties as assigned
Technical Skills and Qualifications
Undergraduate degree in Commerce or Investment related field
Post graduate qualifications (commenced or completed) in a relevant discipline such as CFA or Masters of Finance and Investments preferred
Some investment industry experience with knowledge of investment markets, the funds management industry and fixed interest asset class
Absolute attention to detail
Strong written skills and the ability to produce investment reports and other documents
Proven track record in problem solving
Advanced mathematical aptitude including advanced Microsoft Excel skills
A high level of proficiency in other software such as Microsoft PowerPoint advantageous
A team Player
Ability to manage expectations of key stakeholders
Good time management skills
Strong organisational skills and the ability to prioritise across multiple tasks
Ongoing competence in the role to be assessed by:
Annual Performance Appraisal
Completion of all assigned Compliance trainingCompliance RequirementsAt 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.