Janus Capital Group Fund Accounting Supervisor 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.

Overview of the Role

Performs a variety of accounting activities in support of mutual fund accountants. Responsibilities may include: processing and distributing fund information, ensuring the accuracy of the department in the processing of data; maintaining database files and tables, developing custom reports, and ensuring data integrity; interpreting and processing system entries. Will provide guidance to lower level staff.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Supervise and direct staff in the daily performance of duties while ensuring adherence to established procedures.

  • Evaluate employee performance, deliver feedback, assess training needs and provide career development.

  • Promote a cultural quality and accountability while focusing on problem resolution and escalation of issues.

  • Develop and implement departmental policies and procedures with an emphasis on risk mitigation.

  • Ensure processes have adequate controls, if not, urgently close gaps and work towards longer term solutions.

  • Open and clear communication of information regarding issues and business events across organization.

Other Functions

Assumes additional duties as assigned

Supervisory Responsibilities

Will provide guidance to lower level staff.

Technical Skills and Qualifications

  • Ability to prioritize and manage multiple projects

  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills

  • Strong interpersonal and customer service skills

  • Strong knowledge of mutual fund accounting or bookkeeping procedures

  • Strong understanding of accounting systems

  • Strong computer skills including MS Word and Excel

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

  • Three years related mutual fund, accounting or audit experience required

  • Three years of experience working with fixed income and derivative instruments strongly preferred

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting/Finance or equivalent required

Ongoing competence in the role to be assessed by:

  • Annual Performance Appraisal

  • Completion of all assigned Compliance training

Working Environment/Physical Activities

  • Overtime may be required on short notice and may include evening, weekend, holiday hours

  • Typical office environment with telephone, copier, fax machine, calculator, financial systems

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.