Asset Management Analyst

Posted 08 March 2023
Salary£35000 - £50000 per annum
Job type Permanent
DisciplineReal Estate, General Practice & Investment ​
Contact NameHannah Taylor

Job description

Our client is a fast-moving BTR business backed by a PE fund/family office. They are a UK-wide investor, developer, operator and asset manager, with an operational portfolio of over 600 units, and a secured pipeline of over 2,500 new apartments.

They are targeting a portfolio of 5,000 units worth £1bn+ over the next 5 years. This will be done through direct development, joint ventures and forward commitments.

This is an exciting opportunity to join one of the country's most innovative and prolific BTR companies. With a fully integrated structure, the team comprises some of the industry's leading experts who are delivering projects from acquisition, planning and design, through procurement and development to marketing, leasing and operations.


  • Asset Management Support: Support the day-to-day asset management of operational and development portfolios; analyse financial & operational performance vs business plan; recommend and implement actions and initiatives to optimise IRR, net operating income and valuation of the assets; develop collaborative and trusting relationships with key stakeholders, incl. debt provider and valuers;
  • Reporting & data: prepare internal and external reports including analysis of key metrics and management commentary for investors and the management team; work with third-parties to deliver data analysis capabilities
  • Sustainability: work towards ESG objectives for Operations team; lead on preparing submissions for industry accreditations such as GRESB and BREEAM
  • Budgeting: prepare annual budget, including presentations to investors, and take responsibility for identifying drivers of significant variances on a monthly and quarterly basis, as well as potential opportunities and risks, working with Property Managers and other team members
  • Supplier management: negotiate contracts with third-party providers/suppliers, build relationships, monitor KPIs, manage payments and provide input on corrective action as required
  • Commercial portfolio: support asset management of small standalone portfolio
  • Industry insight: monitor relevant industry news sources, understand trends, propose, agree and implement action to improve the performance of the portfolio

About you:

  • Relevant university degree and a relevant postgraduate qualification preferable
  • 1 - 3 years experience in real estate analysis
  • Strong analytical and strategic mindset
  • Ability to prioritise and meet multiple deadlines
  • Experienced user of Microsoft Excel and its data and analytical functions
  • Experience preparing and presenting financial reporting
  • Strong understanding of legislation and real estate investment concepts
  • Confident, pro-active with a good work ethic and a team player
  • Experience in investment modelling