Associate, Real Estate Credit at Carlyle Investment Management, LLC in New York, New York

Posted in Other 13 days ago.

Job Description:

We seek to hire an Analyst/Associate to join our Real Estate Credit division. The Analyst/Associate will be responsible for helping to analyze and execute on a wide variety of investment opportunities in Real Estate Credit. The Analyst/Associate will be fully involved in all aspects of the investment and fund-raising process, particularly the financial modeling, market research, responding to investor inquiries, monitoring existing investments and preparation of investment committee memorandums.

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  • Bachelor's degree with strong performance from a top undergraduate institution

Knowledge & Experience

  • 3 - 5 years of relevant experience in Real Estate, Finance, or Investing

  • Work experience in real estate investing

  • Expertise in Excel and the overall financial valuation and modeling process

  • Functional knowledge of Argus

  • Solid understanding of and ability to model capital structures, including senior debt, mezzanine debt, preferred equity, and common equity

  • Talent for managing multiple projects simultaneously

  • Ability to quickly and efficiently perform tasks, maintaining a focus on details

  • Ability to perform market analysis, including rent and sales comparable studies, "on the ground" market tours, meetings with brokers and market experts

  • Ability to assess qualitative and quantitative characteristics of properties and/or investments

  • Ability to summarize thoughts into a concise manner and effectively communicate (written and verbal) both internally and externally (changes in a model, financial metrics, investment thesis)

  • Should have relevant transactional experience in real estate investments

Position-specific Technical Requirements

  • Highly ethical

  • Team oriented, with consistent drive to maximize value-add to both group and across firm

  • Keen sense of accountability, responsiveness, and follow-through

  • Strong analytical ability

  • Ability to handle projects with minimal training or oversight

  • Excellent organizational skills

  • Highly adaptable, with flexibility on depth and breadth of role and responsibilities


Business Title

Associate, Real Estate Credit

Key Duties/

Analyst/Associates will be a key member of the RE Credit team and will work closely with the senior investment professionals. Key job functions include:

  • Collaborate on a small deal team to analyze and execute real estate credit investments;

  • Communicate with and report to all levels, from Senior Associates to Managing Directors;

  • Perform extensive financial modeling, including scenario and sensitivity analysis, development of sources and uses, discounted cash flows, promoted and carried interests;

  • Summarize investment process, policies and procedures;

  • Develop and maintain research on certain geographic markets, property types and/or sectors;

  • Participate in all aspects of investment transactions, as requested by team members:

    • Draft investment committee memos

    • Conduct due diligence, including environmental and physical studies, insurance, property tax research

    • Complete closing statements

    • Monitor, report and asset manage existing investments

    • Interact with borrowers, attorneys, consultants and various deal participants

Company Information

The Carlyle Group (NASDAQ: CG) is a global investment firm with $246 billion of assets under management and more than half of the AUM managed by women, across 397 investment vehicles as of December 31, 2020. Founded in 1987 in Washington, DC, Carlyle has grown into one of the world's largest and most successful investment firms, with more than 1,800 professionals operating in 29 offices in North America, South America, Europe, the Middle East, Asia and Australia. Carlyle places an emphasis on development, retention and inclusion as supported by our internal processes and seven Employee Resource Groups (ERGs). Carlyle's purpose is to invest wisely and create value on behalf of its investors, which range from public and private pension funds to wealthy individuals and families to sovereign wealth funds, unions and corporations. Carlyle invests across three segments - Global Private Equity, Global Credit and Investment Solutions - and has expertise in various industries, including: aerospace, defense & government services, consumer & retail, energy, financial services, healthcare, industrial, real estate, technology & business services, telecommunications & media and transportation.

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