The Acquisitions Analyst is responsible for preparing financial models, co-ordinating and administering the due diligence process, and preparing Investment Proposals for potential acquisitions and dispositions across Canada and the Netherlands.

Responsibilities:

  • Prepare NOI analysis, IRR analysis, and REIT yield analysis for potential acquisitions and dispositions
  • Build financial models and sensitivity analysis, as requested, for potential acquisitions and dispositions
  • Manage due acquisition timelines and due dates
  • Apply critical thinking skills and problem-solving skills as issues arise
  • Prepare Letter of Intents (LOI) as directed by Manager of Acquisitions
  • Maintain and ensure accuracy of “Deal Sheet”
  • Prepare Investment Proposals and Disposition Proposals for Investment Committee meetings
  • Obtain and review Information Memorandums from Brokers or Vendors
  • Act as central information source by maintaining and distributing acquisition details and due diligence materials
  • Co-ordinate site visits and due diligence material requests on acquisitions
  • Download and upload of data room documentation for acquisitions/dispositions
  • Maintain “Projects” folders on shared drive
  • Maintain files, system access, and documentation requirements for ongoing or new acquisition transaction projects
  • Maintain due diligence checklists and follow up on the completeness of the checklist for each transaction based on timelines
  • Schedule and take minutes for due diligence team meetings
  • Schedule and take minutes for pre-closing meetings
  • Research, compile, process and coordinate materials as required by transaction
  • Co-ordinate with VPs of Operations and various departments to obtain operational capex requirements
  • Obtain quotes and arrange site visits for third party consultant reviews
  • Review, maintain, and distribute third party reports as required for potential acquisitions, e.g. structural and fire engineering assessments, and appraisals
  • Prepare correspondence as required for new acquisitions e.g. Welcome letters, Handover Documents.
  • Follow-up with due diligence team members on open issues and unresolved project tasks
  • Monitor due diligence process and escalate any unresolved issues to Manager of Acquisitions
  • Maintain acquisition files and documentation, and detailed records of correspondence
  • Additional duties as necessary and assigned by Manager of Acquisitions

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance or related field
  • 2+ years of real estate finance or related experience
  • Proficient in building financial models, with attention to detail and accuracy
  • Strong financial analytic skills, problem-solving, and critical thinking skills
  • Understanding of acquisition business processes
  • Excellent organizational and coordination skills, ability to work independently and multi-task
  • Detail oriented with ability to work constructively and collaboratively
  • Excellent computer skills – Excel, MS Office, PowerPoint, etc.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
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