Janus Henderson Investors Equity Research Intern- Summer 2021 in Denver, Colorado
We are a leading independent global asset manager, dedicated to delivering the best outcomes for our clients through a highly diversified range of actively-managed products. We are truly global, supporting our individual and institutional investors across a range of products, encompassing equities, fixed income, multi-asset and alternatives. Our high-energy and collaborative culture at Janus Henderson helps our client achieve their goals and ensures that our people love the place they work.
Overview of the role
At Janus Henderson Investors, the Equity Research Summer Associate Internship is a highly challenging and rewarding program designed to deliver the full experience of the investment management business. Each summer intern will work closely with Equity Research Analysts on a specific sector team (e.g. consumer, technology, industrials, etc.) focused on various projects and company/industry analysis, including launching coverage of a stock. The internship will take place in Denver, and typically lasts 10 weeks between June and August. Exceptional summer interns are viewed as potential candidates for our full-time associate analyst program.
All applications must include a resume and cover letter.
We look forward to learning more about you. With you cover letter, please include answers to the following questions in 3-5 sentences each:
What interests you about a career in investments?
What skills do you have or want to have to make you a successful investor?
Describe what makes a good investment?
Duties and responsibilities
Perform fundamental research on industries, end-markets, companies, and/or products, under the direction of a senior equity research analyst.
Conduct rigorous qualitative and quantitative analyses, such as market segmentation, competitive analysis, forecasting, data trends, and primary research.
Develop expertise in data resources, such as Bloomberg / Factset, to aid research process.
Build financial and valuation models.
Deliver presentations to discuss investment conclusions and recommendations to the sector and portfolio teams.
Carry out additional duties as assigned.
Has responsibility for supporting portfolios within the Equity asset class.
Technical skills and qualifications
All candidates must currently be enrolled in a four-year university program with a graduation date set for May 2022 or other educational program through Summer 2021.
Strong academic record (minimum GPA of 3.5).
Demonstrated interest in finance, investment management, and/or economics.
Exceptional analytical and research skills.
Basic accounting knowledge, including experience with financial modeling.
Excellent communication skills and desire to work in a team-oriented environment.
Candidates must be authorized to work in the U.S.
In addition to putting clients first, acting like an owner, and succeeding as a team, the competencies for this role include:
Ability to work independently on complex projects. Self-starter with high intellectual curiosity.
Leadership skills, both academically and extracurricular.
Ongoing competence in the role to be assessed, in line with applicable regulatory requirements, by:
Annual performance appraisal
Completion of all assigned compliance training
At a minimum the role will require you to:
Place the interest of Janus Henderson’s Clients first, 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 additional guidance is required
Understand and abide by all Janus Henderson policies applicable to your role, and seek support/guidance of the policy owner guidance when required
You are ultimately accountable for your actions and responsible for seeking further information on any or all of the above as necessary
Janus Henderson (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 at its sole discretion).
All applicants must be willing to comply with the provisions of Janus Henderson 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 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.