PGIM Real Estate is the global real estate investment business of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU). Redefining the real estate investing landscape since 1970, PGIM Real Estate has professionals in 18 cities in the Americas, Europe and Asia Pacific with deep local knowledge and expertise, and gross assets under management of $70.5 billion ($50.5 billion net) as of March 31, 2019.
PGIM Real Estate’s tenured team offers to its global client base a broad range of real estate investment vehicles that span the risk-return spectrum across core, core plus, value-add, debt, securities, and specialized investment strategies.
PGIM Real Estate’s Research team is looking for an Assistant Vice President to support the Americas real estate business. The candidate will report to the Head of Investment Research, Americas. The Americas research team is based in Madison, NJ and New York City, NY
Duties & Responsibilities:
Primary tasks will be tracking the property markets, analyzing and reporting on current real estate trends and movements across sectors and metro areas, forecasting real estate conditions, and integrating both proprietary and third-party research into the investment process.
Work with Research team members to develop target market analyses to provide strategic guidance for acquisitions/dispositions for existing portfolios and for product/business developments.
Develop and facilitate production of metro-level market views.
Assist with the development of periodic reporting and investor marketing materials, including quarterly portfolio reports and various strategic papers
Participate in the management and development of junior research analysts
Collaborate with other research colleagues in Europe and the Asia-Pacific on global research projects including contribution to the global research publications
Bachelor’s degree in economics, urban planning, real estate, or related field
At least 6 years of experience in investment research or economic strategy with a focus on the real estate sector
Strong quantitative and qualitative analytical skills
Strong written and communication skills
Ability to organize and to lead research projects
Ability to adopt a collaborative/collegial approach to problem resolution with other teams