Senior Associate, Global REIT (Pre-MBA) Senior Associate, Global REIT (Pre-MBA) …

Cohen & Steers
in New York, NY, United States
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 19 Feb 20
Cohen & Steers
in New York, NY, United States
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 19 Feb 20
The Global Real Estate Securities team is looking for a Senior Associate to work closely with our Global Portfolio Managers and Analysts within each region to perform a wide array of functions and gain broad based exposure to the investment business and investment process. The position will provide the opportunity to work for a top quartile investment team, in a fast-paced and entrepreneurial environment.

Job Title:  Senior Associate, Global REIT (Pre-MBA)

Department:  Investments - Global REITs

FLSA Status: Exempt


Major Responsibilities/Activities

•Global investment research, which may include integration of quantitative and statistical analyses, with the goal of:
oAllocating capital across regions and countries
oComparing valuations, macro trends and business cycles across countries
oImproving consistency of top down and bottom up frameworks globally
•Investment research for companies domiciled in Latin America, with the potential to add additional Emerging Market country companies
•Portfolio administration and coordination, including cash flow management, model portfolio compilation and currency hedging execution
•Supporting analyses for new investment strategies and products
•Ad-hoc special projects

Minimum Requirements 

•Excellent academic credentials from top university
•2-3 years of experience with leading investment bank or investment firm
•Demonstrated analytical and quantitative skills
oExperience with macroeconomic concepts and research
oExperience and strength with statistics and related concepts
oExpertise in excel
oFamiliarity with coding and/or basic computer language processing preferred but not required
oUnderstanding of real estate fundamentals preferred but not required
•Strong judgement and demonstrable maturity
•Self-starter with the ability to handle multiple tasks with precision and urgency, with a fine-tuned attention to detail
•Strong conceptual and critical thinking skills with clear and concise verbal and written communication skills
•Passion for investing

Note: This job description reflects management's assignment of essential functions; it does not prescribe or restrict the tasks that may be assigned.