Acquisitions Analyst 

Job ID: 22771
Location: Boston

Job Description:

Contact Us to Get Started

Job ID: 22771

Click to Apply

CBRE Global Investors - Americas is seeking an analyst supporting the acquisition, asset management and portfolio management teams. Responsibilities include underwriting, due diligence and closing of investment opportunities and assisting asset and portfolio management teams with ad-hoc tasks.
This position would involve:
1) Assisting in the underwriting of investments
2) Using ARGUS and Excel to create financial models, update development models including joint venture waterfalls, and other analysis
3) Coordinating and managing due diligence
4) Assisting in the presentation of investments to Investment Committee
5) Monitoring transactions through closing involving coordination across various business functions
6) Assisting and monitoring the procurement of financing.

Qualifications:

  • Undergraduate degree in finance, economics, or business administration
  • 1-2 years of related experience in financial analysis/real estate transactions
  • Proficient in ARGUS Enterprise and MS Office Suite (Excel, PowerPoint, and Word)
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills with great attention to detail
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills to effectively present information
  • Ability to participate and/or lead assignments with other team members
  • Demonstrates initiative and ability to meet deadlines
  • Highly organized with ability to manage multiple tasks in a dynamic, team environment

Responsibilities:

  • Support the acquisition team in underwriting and analyses of investment opportunities
  • Support the asset and portfolio management teams with ad-hoc financial analysis
  • Participate in the development of pro forma business plans by working with third parties and the Asset Management Team
  • Draft and create a large variety of analyses and relevant documents including discounted cash flow models, joint venture development models, sale and lease comparable review, sensitivity analysis, capital expenditure schedules, and other ad hoc analysis
  • Provide valuation support using the following approaches: income, sales comparison and replace cost, as appropriate
  • Contribute to the drafting of Investment Committee materials
  • Coordinate and execute the due diligence and closing efforts including review of operating statements, third-party reports and closing statements
  • Other projects and responsibilities as needed by the team
CBRE Global Investors is one of the world’s leading real asset investment managers with $129.1 billion in assets under management. We offer more than 30 investment solutions globally, from direct and indirect real estate platforms and separate accounts across all sectors.