Analyst - Top Tier Private Equity Firm - Real Estate Asset Management
Circle Square Talent
May 2, 2018
London, United Kingdom
We are working with one of the world's leading private investment firms to hire an Analyst for their European Real Estate Asset Management team in London.
The role will involve the management of the firm's pan-European opportunistic direct Real Estate portfolios and will provide the successful individual with the opportunity to work on a broad and diverse range of initiatives across different Real Estate asset types and geographies.
As well as a wide variety of financial and asset management responsibilities, the role will also involve working on bolt-on acquisitions for portfolio companies / operating platforms.
The firm has a great culture with lots of emphasis on training and development and a good work / life balance. They are a very meritocratic firm and will offer lots of responsibility at a junior level with quick promotion timescales for people who perform strongly.
Their Asset Management team is viewed as comparable to their Acquisitions team, both in terms of compensation and the calibre of candidate they are seeking to hire.
Assist the team in the asset management activities of the existing real estate portfolios
Monitoring of current investments to track their performance and identify the optimal operating and financial strategies to be implemented
Updating and execution of the business plan activities, including but not limited to asset/portfolio sales, refinancing, letting, refurbishment and development projects
Updating and creation of financial models and analysis for re-forecasting purposes
Preparation of material for investor reporting
Liaise with external operating parties
Assist the team in the on-board of new investments and new acquisitions into the existing investment platform
Required Experience & Skills:
1 – 2 years experience within the real estate sector in private equity funds, investment banks, asset management or advisory firms
Strong real estate cash flow modelling skills, with the ability to build models from scratch
Strong presentation and communication skills, with the ability to liaise face to face with external parties, building positive working relationships
Excellent attention to detail, highly analytical and logical mind-set
Strong organizational skills
Ability to handle pressure
Self-motivated and enthusiastic
Fluency in a European language is desirable but not essential