Investment Manager (12 month contract)

  • Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
  • Competitive
  • Full time

Investment Manager (12 month contract)

Investment Manager (12 month contract)
Position No: 1963GRE
Division: Global Real Estate
Location: Melbourne Metropolitan
Work Type: Maximum term - Full Time
Applications Close: 11/02/2018 11:00 PM

QIC's Global Real Estate team is currently seeking an Investment Manager to join us on a 12-month maximum term contract. Reporting to the Investment General Manager as Investment Manager for Eastland Shopping Centre in Melbourne you will play a key role in formulating and recommending the Asset Plan and Operating Budget for approval and delivery of the overarching investment strategy to delivery successful outcomes.

You will lead by example supporting a culture of exceeding expectations and drive a focus on delivery of outcomes within the broader GRE group including relationships with Leasing and Property Management. You will enjoy mentoring, developing and provide direction to the supporting Investment Analyst.

Key accountabilities include:
  • Prepare annual total return budgets, monitor, measure, report, forecast and deliver total returns to meet / exceed outperformance targets
  • Prepare, monitor, measure, report and forecast annual property NOI budgets
  • Actively identify, monitor, measure, report and implement property levers to assist with maximising investment performance and minimise downside risk
  • Coordinate the development of Property Management budget and Leasing strategy
  • Review ongoing performance results relative to the Asset plan, strategy and budget to ensure objectives / targets are achieved
  • Manage quarterly and annual valuation process with Funds Management
  • Assist as required in development planning, preparing of master-plans, acquisitions, authority approvals and major tenant strategies
  • Provide investment compliance integrity in the review of development project commercial assessments and support ultimate recommendations to the QIC Executive.
  • Assist the IGM with design, development and delivery of Projects as directed

The ideal candidate:

As a strong candidate for this role, you will have at least 5 years' experience in a similar Asset/Investment Manager role or previously held a centre management operational role within a large retail environment. A detailed understanding of valuation methodology and investment analytical skills is essential.

A degree in Property Economics, Business, Economics or Commerce would be advantageous. Strategic thinking, decision making as well as practical day to day problem solving skills will see you succeed.

You will also bring the following;
  • Advanced understanding of property, financial, legal and development issues surrounding major property investments
  • A thorough understanding of Australian Property investment markets
  • Ability to manage / work with teams for large assets and deliver budget (alpha) targets
  • Knowledge of regulatory requirements
  • Knowledge of majors leasing market, contracts and negotiation skills
  • Strategic and lateral thinking
  • Advanced use of spreadsheet and word processing software.

Why QIC:

QIC Limited (QIC) is a leading global alternatives investment provider for sovereign wealth funds, superannuation funds and other institutional investors. QIC delivers services to over 110 like-minded institutional investors in Australia and internationally with more than A$85 billion (30 December 2017) in funds under management.

Spanning fixed interest and liquid strategies, infrastructure, real estate, private capital and multi-asset solutions, QIC adapts its approach to suit the investor and the investment context.

At QIC our pursuit is to be an inclusive organisation - one in which every employee has a true voice. We want every employee to have a sense of belonging within QIC and this includes feeling like his or her difference is valued, whatever the difference. We want to build people leader capability to reduce unintended bias and ensure we are leveraging the uniqueness of all our people.

Global Real Estate (GRE )

With approximately A$16.3 billion (30 December 2017) invested in Australian and international retail and commercial properties and a reputation for delivering predictable outcomes for clients over the long term, GRE's team has specialist in-depth experience from deal origination and execution to asset management, leasing, marketing and development.

GRE originated in 1991 as part of QIC's inception. Today, with professionals based in Brisbane, Sydney, Melbourne, Los Angeles and London, GRE is:
  • Consistently ranked as a top performing client-focused investment manager
  • A stable, long-standing, respected team with specialist depth of expertise.
  • Known for discipline, consistent returns and focus.