Cushman & Wakefield (NYSE: CWK) is seeking a Valuation & Advisory Underwriter for their Atlanta, GA office.
Analyst will be responsible for supporting senior staff in underwriting loans and equity investments in real estate for financial institutions, private equity, and other real estate oriented companies.
Manage documents and track progress with accuracy and efficiency
Review third-party reports from vendors such as appraisers, surveyors and engineers to ensure compliance and prepare evaluations of summaries and comparison
Analyze and evaluate rent rolls and operating statements to prepare cash flows and pro forma statements
Prepare financial models in Excel
Abstract legal documents
Review and identify risks with borrower or investor credit reports, financial statements and schedules of real estate owned and determine the ability to repay a loan or execute the purchase of a real estate investment
Research micro and macro level location attributes of the underlying collateral and generate reports which provide in-depth analyses of findings and market feasibility
Research, analyze, and evaluate properties and transactions utilizing provided documents as well as through independent internet research
Meet all deadlines for multiple projects and delivery schedules
Assist in the evaluation of credit risk for proposed investments
Participate in C&W corporate activities
Bachelor's Degree; Finance or Real Estate preferred
0 - 3 years industry experience
Computer proficiency in MS Office, including Excel, Word, PowerPoint, and Outlook
Working knowledge of Argus or other financial/analytical software
Strong organizational skills, including the ability to multi-task and prioritize efficiently
Strong analytical and quantitative skills
Strong attention to detail
Ability to work independently on assigned projects as well as in a team environment with multiple points of contact
Ability to prepare written reports as well as communicate accurately, effectively, and persuasively
•Knowledge of commercial real estate and financial terms and definitions
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to travel from floor to floor and may be required to travel outside between buildings in varying outdoor weather conditions. The employee may also be regularly required to sit or stand for prolonged periods of time; regularly use hands to operate office machinery including, but not limited to, telephones, computers, fax, and photocopy machines; regularly required to walk, talk, and hear. Cushman & Wakefield provides equal employment opportunity. Discrimination of any type will not be tolerated. Cushman & Wakefield is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by state, federal, or local law.