Investment Analyst

London Permanent £45,000 - £60,000
  • Work for a boutique real estate private equity company.
  • A 3-year training programme covering debt, equity and special situations.

About Our Client

Our client is a boutique real estate private equity company with the aim of working with Clients and Partners to provide innovative and cost-effective solutions, with whom they seek to have long-term relationships. The focus is to deliver a platform that combines a scientific, technological and data-driven approach, with best in-market human capabilities across all of their operations. They invest across all real estate asset classes in the debt, equity and special situations space with over £7Bn's worth of transactions advised on and completed in the last 15 years.

Job Description

  • Supporting the investment team in the analysis of potential investment opportunities - involving thorough financial analysis by means of reading and interpreting financial statements, balance sheets and cash-flows;
  • Use the client's own financial models to appraise investment opportunities and when required, develop bespoke models with the support of senior team members to evaluate more complicated investment scenarios;
  • Aid the team in real estate valuations by gathering transactional evidences, market research and internal tools to determine the value of properties, loans and asset backed companies;
  • Draft investment papers with guidance from senior team members;
  • Presenting investment opportunities to senior management and prospective capital partners;
  • Support the portfolio management team in the day to day management and operations of real estate loan and asset positions;
  • Develop a strong understanding of the markets in which the client operates, including terminology used;
  • Detailed knowledge of products owned by the client and how they fit into the suite of investment options they offer.

The Successful Applicant

  • Degree in finance, banking, economics, real estate, business, mathematics or engineering;
  • Minimum 1 years experience in investment banking, private equity, real estate or asset management;
  • Interest in real estate, investment management and corporate finance;
  • Basic understanding of real estate as an investment asset class including main valuation tools;
  • Basic understanding of accounting with the ability to read cashflows, financial statements and balance sheets;
  • Basic understanding of public markets and key metrics such as price to book, price to earnings, market capitalisation, discount to NAV etc.;
  • Understanding of main investment metrics such as IRR, MOIC, Yield, NPV and WACC;
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office, particularly Power Point, Excel and Word;
  • Experience with financial models and ability to create simple cashflows from scratch.

What's on Offer

Competitive Base Salary + Good Benefits and Bonus Package

Charlie Herold
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