Janus Henderson Investors Global Macro Strategist - Fixed Income 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.

Duties and Responsibilities

You will:

  • Cover major developed rate and currency markets with a focus on the US and continental Europe. Using various forms of fundamental, technical and valuation analysis, propose trade ideas that can be implemented in a wide variety of strategies and portfolios.

  • Conduct differentiated research on topical subjects that can impact risks taken and portfolio positioning by using both traditional and non-traditional big data sets. Make recommendations on how your conclusions should be expressed in various portfolios.

  • Continually contribute to the evaluation and enhancement of the existing investment process.

  • Actively participate in challenging existing positions and views in a collegial and respectful manner.

  • Effectively communicate all views and research (in written, verbal and presentation form) to team members both within the Global Bonds team and throughout the broader organization.

  • Communicate views, outlook and process externally to existing and prospective clients. Take active role in elevating the visibility of the fixed income business and broader organization.

  • Provide direction and leadership to the global macro research effort. This includes providing a process framework for conducting analytically rigorous research.

  • Carry out additional duties as assigned

Supervisory Responsibilities

  • None

Technical Skills and Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree required

  • Ten years of strategy or portfolio management experience required

  • CFA or post graduate degree preferred

  • Strong understanding of quantitative and statistical methodology

  • Experience of extracting and analyzing traditional and nontraditional data sets from use of statistical packages and big data sets

  • Knowledge of Bloomberg and other economic, research and market data platforms

Competencies Required

  • Demonstrated and proven investment process for major developed markets with a preferred emphasis in the US and/or continental Europe

  • Independent judgement with strong analytical and risk assessment skills

  • Superb written and verbal communication skills

  • Proven leadership capability

Ongoing competence in the role to be assessed by:

  • Annual Performance Appraisal

  • Completion of all assigned Compliance training

  • Annual Attestation (Knowledge and Competence in-scope roles only)

For those in scope of Knowledge & Competence (MiFID II)

  • Knowledge of financial markets, financial markets function and the impact of economic figures and national/regional/global events on markets

  • Understanding of issues relating to market abuse and anti-money laundering

Compliance Requirements

At a minimum the role will require you to:

  • Place the interest of Janus Henderson’s Clients first and always 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 you would like further explanation or direction regarding this

  • Understand and abide by all Janus Henderson policies applicable to your role, and ask for the support/guidance of the policy owner if you are unsure at any time

  • You are ultimately accountable for your actions and 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.