Acquisitions Associate - Private Equity Real Estate

Chicago Permanent USD80,000 - USD90,000
  • Join a Private Equity Real Estate Investment Company with focus on niche markets
  • Boutique team with direct interaction with senior leadership team

About Our Client

Our client is an award-winning real estate private equity firm in the Midwest which has gone from strength to strength the past 25+ years. Our Client has benefited from hiring extremely talented people and focused on growing their business organically.

Job Description

MPI does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or based on an individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state or local law. MPI encourages applications from minorities, women, the disabled, protected veterans and all other qualified applicants.


The Acquisitions Associate will have the following responsibilities:

  • Source and screen prospective acquisition markets and assets based on the company's investment criteria
  • Perform market research and develop market analysis summaries for potential acquisitions opportunities
  • Develop financial models and perform detailed financial analysis of acquisition targets, including analysis of historical financial statements and preparation of cash flow projections, to assess investor risk and return
  • Prepare comprehensive investment memoranda supporting the acquisitions team's investment recommendations to the firm's investment committee
  • Support acquisition due diligence and closing process
  • Perform analysis to support on-going asset management activities, such as repositioning, refinancing, and disposition
  • Participate in various forms of investor correspondence

The Successful Applicant

The ideal candidate for the Acquisitions Associate will have:

  • BS in real estate, finance or accounting required
  • 1+ years of experience as a financial analyst for a real estate investment firm, investment bank, or other similar professional exposure
  • Proficient in financial modeling tools, including excellent Excel skills
  • Exceptional analytical skills and written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to manage and distill insightful conclusions from large volumes of data
  • Ability to be organized and detail-oriented and to work efficiently and accurately under pressure and in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to work independently with limited supervision

What's on Offer

In return, a successful candidate for the Acquisitions Associate will receive:

  • Competitive base salary ranging between $80-90k based on experience
  • Eligible for a 10-20% annual bonus
  • Annual company equity grants, based on company and fund performance
  • Excellent benefits, including 401K match, PTO, etc.
  • Other incentives
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