Urban Investment Group, Acquisitions Team, Analyst, New York

  • Competitive
  • New York, NY, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Goldman Sachs USA
  • 21 Mar 19

Urban Investment Group, Acquisitions Team, Analyst, New York

MORE ABOUT THIS JOB The Urban Investment Group (UIG) is a principal investing and lending platform within the Special Situations Group. UIG seeks to drive "double bottom line" results by deploying the firm's capital in underserved communities across the United States, generating both financial return and social impact. The team makes debt and equity investments that finance real estate developments including mixed-income and affordable housing, retail, office, industrial and charter school facilities, provides financing to student and small business lenders, among others. UIG also manages GS Bank's Community Reinvestment Act program.

RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS As one of 13 investment professionals, the analyst will be an integral member of the team and staffed on both investing and lending opportunities. The analyst will be given significant responsibility on small deal teams, and is expected to form independent investment judgments on projects.

• Review and evaluate real estate, secured lending, corporate, and other investment proposals
• Analyze financials, including evaluating projections and modeling returns
• Analyze and form views on domestic real estate markets
• Conduct due diligence on developers, budgets/cash flows, zoning and market potential
• Review legal documentation
• Coordinate with internal and external groups to process transactions
• Support deal execution and take an active role in monitoring development progress

Basic Qualifications
• Strong analytical and financial modeling skills
• Demonstrated interest in UIG's mission and investment strategy
• Ability to interact and build relationships with people from different backgrounds
• Strong verbal and written communication skills
• Ability to manage multiple projects
• Detail orientation

Minimum 1.5 years of experience in technical, client-facing, revenue division role

ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. is a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm that provides a wide range of financial services to a substantial and diversified client base that includes corporations, financial institutions, governments and individuals. Founded in 1869, the firm is headquartered in New York and maintains offices in all major financial centers around the world.

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