Investment Analyst – Real Estate Debt Fund – London

  • Competitive
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • One Search
  • 21 Sep 17

Our client is a major global brand name with more than 1 Trillion Dollars invested in Infrastructure and Real Estate worldwide. Their formidable Global Real Estate function is looking to add a smart and ambitious Senior Analyst to its UK team. You will have 2 years of experience to date, either on the Real Estate Finance or M&A side. You will have superb modelling skills and a clear interest in the Real Estate market both locally and globally.

THE FIRM

Major brand with offices all over the world and a reputation for absolute excellence

 

THE ROLE

Working within the UK Real Estate Debt team, your responsibilities will be as follows:

  • Creating and reviewing financial models, including managing an external model auditor
  • Contributing to credit memoranda
  • Assisting in the delivery of key elements of due diligence, including technical and legal
  • Assisting in the negotiation of key documents, including finance documents, project agreements and sub-contracts
  • Assist in ongoing oversight, management and reporting of existing investments, including the review of operating performance against business plans, budgeting and business plan oversight and interface with valuers regarding financial models for nominated investments
  • Undertake detailed financial analysis of new transaction opportunities, with a focus on the preparation and analysis of the financial model and associated due diligence
  • Support in dealing with senior investor queries
  • Support in pitching for new transactions, drafting investment proposals with support and input from Investment Directors and VP
  • Maintenance of deal pipeline spreadsheet

 

THE CANDIDATE

The ideal candidate will have 2 years of experience within a leading Real Estate Finance team in a London-based lending institution.  More broadly, we are interested in the following:

  • Solid work experience in finance
  • Fluency in additional European language to English – strong preference for Dutch/German
  • Relevant and demonstrable prior work experience in the Infrastructure Finance sector is required, preferably as an Infrastructure Analyst/Associate in a senior lending or capital markets role
  • Experience in negotiating infrastructure finance senior loan documentation and conducting senior lender due diligence
  • Expertise in creating and reviewing Excel financial models for both corporate and project finance transactions
  • Creative and practical intelligence, evidenced by top class academics from a leading seat of learning
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

If you feel you are a strong prospect and would like to be considered, please send your CV to me at dan.mccarthy@one-search.com