Investment Analyst - Real Estate Debt

  • Negotiable
  • London, England, United Kingdom London England GB
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Cobalt Recruitment
  • 15 Mar 18 2018-03-15

The successful candidate will form an integral part of a growing and entrepreneurial debt team. They will be responsible for analysis, origination and on-going management of existing investments. This role sits within the Real Estate Finance team of a multi $bn, global organization. It is London based but the successful individual will work on roles across multiple geographies.

Key Responsibilities Include:

  • Due Diligence/ Deal Origination:
  • Assist with the analysis of potential lending opportunities to include cash flow modelling, property valuations, investment analyses (IRRs, sensitivity tables, etc.) and structuring.
  • Assist with the review of the valuation and MI to ensure they tie with modelling assumptions.
  • Utilise any additional information sourced by the rest of the deal team to adjust underwriting
  • Work with the team to assemble the investment committee reports and compile supporting documents.
  • Post Closing & Loan Management:
  • Work with the Head of Property to complete the Post Acquisition/Quarterly reports for investors.
  • Conduct ongoing quantitative and qualitative analyses to support decision making relating to the respective sponsor's business plan.
  • Attend quarterly management meetings with the Head of Property.


  • Real estate finance / structured finance / syndication experience, having the ability to execute and support origination of new deals is key.
  • Strong proficiency in Excel and other Microsoft Office applications, including Microsoft PowerPoint
  • Strong communication skills including writing/composition, oral, and listening skills
  • Demonstrable real estate and credit experience
  • Must possess a good attitude, excellent attention to detail, professionalism, and a sincere interest in real estate finance