Investment Analyst

Posted 23 January 2023
Job type Permanent
DisciplineIndustrial & LogisticsReal Estate

Job description

Our client is an global privately owned firm that invests and operates a portfolio that consists of a diverse range of assets across industrial, logistics and infrastructure. They have in excess of USD $12bn in AUM and are currently seeking an Investment Analyst to join their Sydney team.

The role will be pivotal in providing critical support to the senior team in deal underwriting and transaction sourcing and execution. 


Reporting to the Head of Investments the Investment Analyst is responsible for:
  • Assist the APAC team in assessing market opportunities and to inform the strategy and strategic direction for structured transactions, growing the platform in the region
  • Conducts research on real estate markets, sectors, trends and developments with a focus on logistics & transportation-related real estate assets
  • Assist with the evaluation of potential acquisitions and transactions nationally including the modelling and financial analysis
  • Work with external stakeholders (these will include, but is not limited to, key real estate agents, tenant representatives, valuers, financiers, liquidators / administrators, investment bankers, private equity, industry peers) to develop accurate and strategic investor presentations
  • Develop and maintain detailed financial models to support the assessment of investment opportunities as well as divestment's
  • Participate in financial due diligence from early stages of deal origination through to negotiation and deal execution
  • Prepare investor presentations and capital raising documents, prepare internal approval papers in respect of new investments
  • Conduct industry research and provide periodic existing investment reporting. 
  • Participate in client teams for acquisitions, development, disposition and portfolio investment strategies;
  • Follow trends in the capital markets as they relate to institutional real estate
  • Assist in preparation and issuance of acquisition and divestment board papers and memorandums including deal presentation
  • Conduct and assist transaction management including appointment and management of consultants or sales agents, due diligence, deal risk identification and mitigation, analysis, negotiations and achieving financial closure for both acquisitions and divestments
  • Work closely with the Investment team to move all aspects of transactions forward from initial identification through final delivery
  • Use Salesforce as an active and committed team communication tool, maintaining an updated record/database for APAC
  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Accounting, Business Administration, Real Estate or related field
  • Minimum 1-3 years of experience in real estate analytics or transactions
  • Competent and experienced in financial modelling and analysis for
  • capital transactions
  • Demonstrated knowledge of underwriting analysis, valuations or research background 
  • Strong understanding of valuation and corporate finance principles
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills with high level of commercial acumen
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills with internal and external stakeholders
  • Experience in the analysis and management of high value property assets/portfolios;
  • Ability to work in a complex and dynamic team environments.
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