Janus Henderson Investors Business Analyst - Client Facing Change 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.
Title: Business Analyst – BAU
The IT & Change department has around 400 employees, running numerous change projects across all areas of the firm, including vendor implementations, regulatory change, in-house development, as well as overseeing change delivery from third party suppliers.
Overview of the Role
This role will be focused on the on-going delivery of client facing technologies for our global business. Responsibilities include the creation of business system requirements, troubleshooting of technology issues, and solution design participation for all technologies/systems within the Client Facing Change space. The initial focus is in support of the BAU Scrum. This includes troubleshooting, implementing small-enhancements and integrations within the client facing change technology stack. This role collaborates frequently with our business partners, management and other IT resources and/or vendors.
Duties and Responsibilities
Works with business partners to prioritize work
Works with business partners to identify need/issue
Works with team to identify approach to resolve issues
Organizes and facilitates meetings where requirements are documentedusing business process descriptions, use cases, and competitive productanalysis
Works independently to define and document business systemrequirements
Collaborates with business, development and testing teams to clarify requirements.
Applies business analysis techniques to analyze system capabilities, workflows, and functional limitations
Serves as subject matter expert on the technology stack being supported
Ensures appropriate level of documentation is gathered for shared knowledge/collaboration
Assumes additional duties as assigned
Technical Skills and Qualifications
Strong troubleshooting techniques, SQL, database knowledge
Business Analysis concepts
Business Requirements capturing
Knowledge of the Mutual Fund business and /or related financial industry experience a plus
Experience in various project management concepts (agile, waterfall, etc)
Significant experience in business and systems analysis
Some experience working in an agile development environment
Experience working in a task-oriented environment
Knowledge in analysis of computer applications, databases, bespoke technologies, process improvement
Working knowledge of prevalent PC operating systems, networks, tools.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills, demonstrating theability to communicate information technology concepts to non-technologypersonnel
Strong interpersonal skills, with all levels of management, staff, outside vendors, contractors, and consultants
Self-starter, quick learner, collaborative
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.