Investment Analyst - Real Estate

Macdonald & Company
London, United Kingdom
£55k - £65k
16 Mar 2023
15 Apr 2023
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Key responsibilities:
  • Support the investment and asset management team with a focus on the UK and Pan European transactions.
  • Screening and origination of investment deal flow
  • Underwriting including cashflow financial model and asset level business plans
  • Undertaking due diligence, structuring and execution of transactions, monitoring and divestments
  • Liaison with external investors including working with senior management on investment opportunities.
  • Analyse of direct Real Estate investment opportunities
  • Build complex, dynamic financial underwriting models incorporating inputs, forecast P&L & cashflow statements.
  • Design appropriate financing capital structures, exit valuation and returns analysis.
  • Preparation of ambitious but achievable asset level business plan, detailing key performance indicators
  • Writing Investment Teasers and Detailed IM recommendations
  • Rigorous underwriting process; due diligence, market review, valuation, legal, structuring, negotiation & documentation
  • Inspection of the Assets and management of a deal pipeline list
  • Managing and analysing formal reporting from third party professional advisors
  • Advise on purchase terms and any negotiation tactics.
  • Presentation of investments to IC
  • Support Investment Monitoring and Exit Strategies with execution of the Business Plan
  • Provide guidance to junior Analysts based in London.

Background & experience:
  • Qualified to degree level with Property or Real Estate specific qualification preferable.
  • 1 - 2 years' experience as an Analyst with proven real estate investment experience
  • Buy-side experience including Real Estate Private Equity is preferred.
  • Background include Real Estate Investment Banking, Investment Management or Real Estate Private Equity
  • Fluent English, any additional European Language would be of benefit.
  • Advanced financial modelling skills for CRE investments
  • UK and/or European Commercial Real Estate experience is required.
  • Experience across asset classes including Offices, Logistics, Residential & Mixed-use
  • Proven deal execution experience
  • Strong commercial acumen with sound judgement and decision-making skills.
  • Solid verbal and written communication skills