Financial Analyst – for multifamily development – Los Angeles, CA
Support the Capital Markets Team in all aspects of acquisitions, financing, and development.
Analyze new acquisitions / development opportunities and prepare financial analysis on the viability of each transaction, incorporating a variety of capital and financing structures.
Prepare internal and external presentation materials and documents (e.g., pitch materials, pro-formas, LOI’s).
Accurately and thoroughly complete transition-related tasks, including, but not limited to, developing budgets, reviewing leases, reviewing offering memorandum, responding to lenders to resolve underwriting questions, reviewing loan documents, and running models to show budget implications within established timeframes.
Communicate with investors, brokers, property managers, industry consultants, and third parties involved in property valuation and financing.
Compile due diligence information including financial, market, demographic, site, federal, and state regulatory data.
Review and complete applications and documentation necessary for debt and equity financing, property purchase and sale, government subsidies, and rental contract maintenance.
Involvement in contract negotiation and review of legal documentation for joint venture and loan agreements, purchase and sale contracts, and ownership structures.
Validation and defense of budgets, assumptions, and pro-forma analysis, including the identification of problems inherent to a given project.
Bachelor’s degree preferably Finance, Economics, Business Administration, Accounting or equivalent.
1-2 years of professional experience, preferably in banking or real estate capital markets.
Strong quantitative, financial analysis, and modeling skills are required.
A solid understanding of the principles of finance, accounting, and real estate valuation.
Well-developed and adaptable writing skills.
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills at all levels are keys to success at Relevant.
Proficiency with standard suite of office applications and a firm grasp of Microsoft Excel.
Exceptional time management and prioritization are necessary to succeed in a fast-paced environment where the Analyst will be required to manage multiple projects with significant responsibilities and competing priorities.
Must be able to work well in groups but also take ownership of tasks.
Attention to detail as well as a strong desire to grow and succeed is critical.