Investment Analyst

  • Basic + Bonus
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Non-disclosed
  • 15 Apr 19

Our client is an entrepreneurial, well capitalised Real Estate Private Equity firm, investing in assets across the UK, France and the USA. The team have acquired over £3bn of Real Estate, including but not limited to: Hotels, Retail, Offices and Residential assets. The team is small from a headcount perspective and they are seeking a growth hire at the Analyst level. Given the entrepreneurial and autonomous working environment, the role suits an individual looking for a large amount of deal exposure.

Key responsibilities include:

  • The creation of complex financial cashflow and valuation models
  • Underwriting potential transactions, preparing investment papers and presenting to the Investment Committee
  • Asset management of fund investments, including developing and executing business plans, and managing relationships with joint venture partners and third-party service providers
  • Assisting with deal execution including working with brokers, legal, technical, tax and financial advisors
  • Assisting with the sourcing, evaluating, negotiating and structuring of potential deals
  • Preparation of quarterly and annual reporting
  • Creating pitches, proposal and marketing materials
  • Maintaining an excellent knowledge of market conditions, investment vehicles and any regulation which may impact the sector or any specific investment

The candidate’s skills, experience and qualifications will ideally include:

  • 1 - 3 years’ of real estate, corporate finance, hedge fund or investment banking experience and ideally with transactional experience
  • Strong academic pedigree with a MSc or equivalent professional qualification preferred
  • Highly numerate with excellent financial and/or real estate analytical skills including an understanding of financial statements, capital structures and real estate financing and taxation
  • Experience in complex financial modelling
  • Strategic mind-set and the ability to communicate effectively to a highly sophisticated investment organisation in a concise and precise manner (fluent oral and written English is essential)
  • Team player with a professional work attitude, sense of humour and ability to work to deadlines
  • Able to work effectively and efficiently in a highly data driven environment
  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to interact with those from a variety of disciplines

​To learn more about our client and this opportunity, please submit your most up-to-date CV for consideration.