Janus Henderson Investors Equity Research Intern - Milwaukee- Summer 2019 in Wisconsin

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.

Geneva Capital Management, a subsidiary of Janus Henderson Global Investors based in Milwaukee, WI, specializes in high quality growth strategies including Small Cap, SMID Cap, Mid Cap, and All Cap US equities. Geneva was founded over 30 years ago on the belief that a dedicated and professional investment team committed to a high quality investment strategy would generate superior risk adjusted returns over a market cycle.

Geneva’s investment team includes ten investment professionals with various levels of experience and contrasting backgrounds. Rather than operating as a star system in which one portfolio manager has decision-making authority, the investment team operates by consensus through a collaborative team-based approach.

Overview of the Role

Geneva Capital Management is seeking a motivated candidate to fill a summer internship position. The intern will work as part of the investment team to perform fundamental research and analysis on current holdings as well as new ideas being considered for inclusion. The ideal applicant will be a good communicator with strong analytical, math, accounting, technology, and organizational skills.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Conduct fundamental research and prepare stock research reports on current holdings and potential new investments

  • Run quantitative stock screens using Bloomberg and other research tools

  • Track earnings reports from companies in the portfolio and compile earnings report updates

  • Actively participate in portfolio strategy meetings, research meetings with sell side analysts, and company management team meetings

Other Functions

  • Assumes additional duties as assigned

Supervisory Responsibilities

  • None

Technical Skills and Qualifications

  • Passionate about financial markets with an interest in investing

  • All candidates must currently be enrolled in a four-year university program

  • Coursework in accounting and investments preferred

  • Knowledge of Excel required

  • Must have analytical skills with the ability to accumulate, organize and assimilate large amounts of information and make informative insights

  • Excellent interpersonal, relationship building skills

  • Strong communication skills

Ongoing competence in the role to be assessed by:

  • Weekly meetings with manager and feedback from the investment team

  • Progress against goals and deliverables outlined at start of internship

Working Environment/Physical Activities

  • PC usage up to 100% of the time.

  • Office equipment such as telephone, copier, and fax machines, etc.

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.