Private Equity, Fund of Funds and Secondaries

Investment Associate Global Real Estate Private Equity Fund

Our client is a leading global real estate private equity group. They have made a significant number of investments in commercial real estate in the EMEA region and are now looking to add an Investment Associate to their team. The role will focus on: New Investments • Assist in drafting investment strategies by carrying out comprehensive market research and analyses; • Undertake the financial modelling and market research required to underwrite new investment opportunities; • Effectively contribute and challenge the due diligence assessments/assumptions when underwriting potential acquisitions; • Prepare investment memos and recommendations with findings from financial analyses, modelling, research and due diligence. Investment Planning/ Portfolio Management -Independently build, maintain and update Excel models, including comprehensive financial analyses; - Carry out financial analyses and research to contribute to the formulation and evolution of robust business plans and help inform strategic discussions; - Monitor and assist in valuation using external valuers: coordinate with valuers and facilitate the valuation process, carry out analyses on valuation assumptions and results; -Prepare monthly and quarterly reports on projects and assist in the annual budget preparation and update cycle; -Undertake other such duties, They are interested in people who will have a background as follows: - investment associate from other real estate funds - investment bankers looking to move into real estate investing - big four corporate finance advisors with real estate deal experience - excellent deal experience - 4 years + work experience