Real Estate - Core Plus, Fund and Portfolio Management, Sr. Associate Real Estate - Core Plus, Fund and Portfolio  …

Blackstone US
in New York, NY, United States
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 18 Feb 20
Blackstone US
in New York, NY, United States
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 18 Feb 20
Real Estate - Core Plus, Fund and Portfolio Management, Sr. Associate
Job Description:
Blackstone is one of the world's leading investment firms. We seek to create positive economic impact and long-term value for our investors, the companies we invest in, and the communities in which we work. We do this by using extraordinary people and flexible capital to help companies solve problems. Our asset management businesses, with $554 billion in assets under management, include investment vehicles focused on private equity, real estate, public debt and equity, growth equity, opportunistic, non-investment grade credit, real assets and secondary funds, all on a global basis. Further information is available at . Follow Blackstone on Twitter @Blackstone .

Real Estate
Blackstone is a global leader in real estate investing. Blackstone's real estate business was founded in 1991 and has $157 billion of investor capital under management. Blackstone is one of the largest property owners in the world, owning and operating assets across every major geography and sector, including logistics, multifamily and single family housing, office, hospitality and retail. Our opportunistic funds seek to acquire undermanaged, well-located assets across the world. Blackstone's Core+ strategy invests in substantially stabilized real estate globally through regional open-ended funds focused on high-quality assets, and Blackstone Real Estate Income Trust, Inc. (BREIT), a non-listed REIT that invests in U.S. income-generating assets. Blackstone Real Estate also operates one of the leading global real estate debt businesses, providing comprehensive financing solutions across the capital structure and risk spectrum, including management of Blackstone Mortgage Trust (NYSE: BXMT).

Job Title:
Core Plus, Fund and Portfolio Management Associate

Job Description and Responsibilities:
Blackstone professionals will have the opportunity to participate in all aspects of projects and be staffed on a number of assignments at once. Due to the relatively small size of the professional staff, team members have the opportunity to assume integral roles on the team. Associates will work on a wide range of projects and assignments. Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:
  • Fund-Level:
    • Responsible for analytics around balance sheet, capital structure, and liquidity management
    • Responsible for and ownership over portfolio analytics (e.g. performance, attribution, leverage, etc.)
    • Oversee creation of internal presentations and reports (e.g. quarterly updates, strategy sessions, asset reviews, etc.)
    • Assist with quarterly valuation and investor reporting processes with Asset Management, Finance, and IRBD
  • Asset Management:
    • Coordinate with Asset Management on key asset initiatives (e.g. refinancings, CapEx projects, asset sales, etc.)
    • Work with portfolio companies and partners to manage and oversee portfolio information
  • Investor Relations:
    • Provide input into IRBD materials (e.g. investor reporting, diligence requests, LP conference, update calls, etc.)
  • Acquisitions:
    • Monitor investment pipeline and coordinate with various parties to support closings
  • Strategic Initiatives:
    • Drive strategic initiatives, such as technology and data

Blackstone seeks to hire individuals who are highly motivated, intelligent, and have demonstrated excellence in prior endeavors. In addition to strong analytical and quantitative skills, the successful candidate should have:
  • Excellent written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills
  • Team oriented and collaborative
  • Strong analytical aptitude
  • Self-starter, highly organized, and detail oriented
  • Fluency in Microsoft Excel and proficiency in Microsoft Powerpoint
  • 5-8 years' experience preferred
  • Prior Real Estate Investment, Investment Banking, or Portfolio / Fund management experience preferred
If you need a reasonable accommodation to complete your application, please contact Human Resources at 212-583-5000 (US), +44 (0)20 7451 4000 (EMEA) or +852 3656 8600 (APAC).

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