Associate: Acquisitions

  • Competitive
  • Singapore
  • Permanent, Full time
  • M&G Real Estate Asia Pte Ltd
  • 13 Feb 18 2018-02-13

To provide analytical support to the Director: Acquisitions in assessing prospective investment/ divestment opportunities around the Asia Pacific region in line with the strategies of the funds managed by M&G RE and the M&G RE’s business objectives.

Acquisitions Responsibilities

Assist and Support the Director of Acquisitions on the following:

  • Assist in making investment recommendations in pursuit of the fund strategy for the Asia Market.
     
  • Assist in formulating investment strategies at the asset level and develop investment proposal for the Asia Market.
     
  • Underwrite potential investment/divestment opportunities in accordance with Fund strategy.
     
  • Assist in preparing investment papers and contribute to asset plans and budgets.
     
  • Source data and information to support investment decisions.
     
  • Maintain and keep abreast of any changes in the legal and tax structure within the Asia Market and ensure structures used to hold the fund’s assets are appropriately modelled.
     
  • Assist in producing analysis and presentation materials on investment opportunities and market strategies.
     
  • Maintain integrity of data held on relevant systems.
     
  • Provide investment related information to facilitate fund and Shareholder reporting as well as fund presentations.

Knowledge and Experience 

  • Keen interest in real estate investment and finance.
  • 1 to 2 years of working experience in real estate and investment markets will be a plus.
  • Strong technical skills and superior knowledge of Microsoft Office software suite, especially in Excel and Powerpoint.
  • Working knowledge in managing Argus Enterprise system will be a plus.
  • Demonstrate a broad economic perspective, with an understanding of other asset classes.
  • Excellent analytical skills.
  • Strategically minded and strong business acumen.
  • A team player with ability to interact and contribute to a small team.
  • Resourceful and flexible, able to respond in a rapidly changing environment.
  • Lateral thinker, inquisitive, open to new ideas, hungry to learn.
  • Good communication, facilitation and presentation skills.

Qualifications

Good Degree from a reputable institution