Private Real Estate Fund Investment Professional, Associate Director

Job title: Private Real Estate Fund Investment Professional, Associate Director
Contract type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: £50K - £80K
Start date: 05 Aug 2020
Job Reference: 11088
Contact details: Masue Kikuchi
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Job published: 2 days ago

Private Real Estate Fund Investment Professional, Associate Director





Job Profile

The Alternative Investment Team of a major institutional investor is seeking an indirect real estate investment professional who will take an active part in the screening, evaluation and monitoring of unlisted European real estate funds on behalf of their European private real estate funds of funds. The focus will be on reviewing new investment opportunities across the risk spectrum and on reporting information about the existing European portfolio internally. This position will be based in their London office.


Main Responsibilities

·         Screen and review investment opportunities in the unlisted European real estate fund universe based on the Strategic Investment Plan

·         Attend meetings with fund managers and collect information about their strategy and investments

·         Participate in the due diligence of potential investments, including on-site meetings and property tours with fund managers. Evaluate and assess a variety of risks throughout the process.

·         Assist in investment underwriting and presentation to the Global Investment Committee

·         Build and maintain databases of fund and market information to inform analysis and investment recommendations

·         Track the activity and performance of existing funds and their underlying properties to assess whether the managers are on track to achieve their business plans and risk/return targets

·         Attend investor/advisory board meetings

·         Liaise with existing managers to aggregate fund data and produce internal quarterly reporting

·         Conduct real estate market research to help determine attractive geographies and sectors

Who we are looking for

·        At least 5 years of experience in European real estate investment with a good understanding of property investment strategies, risks and drivers, ideally with a few years’ experience in indirect investment specifically fund manager selection

    Strong academic background in finance, economics, real estate or related field with advanced studies

    Excellent command of MS Office (Excel, Word, and PowerPoint), with advanced Excel and financial modeling skills

    Outstanding analytical, written and verbal communication skills; a second European language is a plus

    Detail oriented, pro-active and able to excel in a highly collaborative global team

    A flexible team player able to adapt to change

    Willingness and ability to travel domestically and internationally


Eligibility to work in the UK without restriction






Mon - Fri 9:00 am - 5:00 pm


Our Client

A reputable investment company