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Director, Real Estate Retail (SFR) Investments

Amherst Austin, TX
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

The responsibilities of the Director, Real Estate Retail (SFR) Investments will be to run all the operational aspects of the end to end Real Estate Retail process. This includes overseeing the single-family home acquisitions, investment committees, and closing of the homes and then driving the process through construction, marketing, and sales of the products. The role is also focused on the creation of PODS in the markets to drive quicker decision making and local expertise.

Responsibilities

  • Operational Oversight leader of the business plan and execution of Retail assets thru the operations of the platform
  • Manage analyst(s) responsible for identifying and underwriting retail investment opportunities in accordance with corporate directives
  • Accountable for an asset by asset business plan
  • Reporting on an asset by asset performance in progress
  • Accountable for determining best retail exit on institutional dispositions
  • Leads weekly Retail Investment & Pricing Committee (convenes Acq, Design, AM, Construction and Sales)
  • Ensures cross-functional operational feedback occurs on each asset to improve buy box, process and decision making upstream and downstream
  • Onboard POD leaders on processes and procedures; creating manuals
  • Review, assist and support POD leaders’ acquisitions and ensure governance begins with proper information for them to close

Desired Skills and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in Real Estate, Business, Finance - Master’s degree preferred
  • 8+ years of experience, real estate acquisitions and underwriting retail investment opportunities
  • Demonstrated experience building and leading teams
  • Strong communication skills at all levels within the organization
  • Data analytics-driven, and able to create & deliver reports for executive leadership and investors
  • Experience with Tableau preferred
  • Proficiency in modeling and analytics with Microsoft Excel required (SQL a Huge plus but not required) 
  • The candidate should be extremely detail-oriented and organized with a proven ability to work well in a high-intensity environment to complete tasks quickly and effectively

Our full-time employee benefits include:

  • A competitive compensation package, annual bonus, 401k match
  • Flexible PTO including 7 paid holidays, 1 floating holiday, and 1 volunteer day
  • Employer-paid benefits (medical, dental, vision, health savings account)
  • Professional career development and reimbursement
  • Up to 16 weeks paid maternity leave; up to 4 weeks of paid parental leave
  • Backup childcare offered through Bright Horizons
  • Relaxed casual environment with virtual office events

Amherst is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, genetic information or veteran status, and encourage all applicants to apply.

Company Description
Amherst is revolutionizing the way U.S. real estate is priced, managed and financed in order to unlock opportunities for all market participants. Driven by data, analytics and technology, Amherst has a 20-year history of anticipating where the next risks and opportunities are likely to emerge and designing actionable strategies for investors to capitalize on opportunities across residential real estate, commercial real estate and public securities. Amherst, along with its affiliates and subsidiaries, has more than 1,000 employees, $5 billion under management and approximately $15 billion under advisement and oversight. In 2019, Bungalo sold its 250th home, and Amherst managed 25,000th home. To learn more, please visit www.amherst.com.

Amherst is a real estate private equity firm with multiple equity and debt strategies. Holistically, Amherst currently has AUM of $5.8bn across our debt and equity strategies. Amherst Holdings real estate private equity business was established in 2012 after multiple decades in the residential mortgage securities investment banking business. Amherst’s private equity business has grown from 34 employees in 2012 to 1000+ today. Amherst continues to grow rapidly to capitalize on increasing industry opportunities.

Our Single Family Residential Equity strategy (Amherst Residential) has quickly scaled over the last 5 years to own and operate 20,000+ homes in 30 markets across 21 states while building a vertically integrated real estate investment and operating platform. Across the SFR strategy, Amherst has raised almost $2.5bn in equity and arranged approximately $5.7bn in debt financing over the last five years and is currently investing more than $150mm a month in single family real estate assets.

The Commercial Real Estate Lending strategy combines a veteran debt team with unique pricing analytics to source, underwrite, structure and asset manage loans backing all types of CRE assets across the US.

Amherst

Amherst is revolutionizing the way U.S. real estate is priced, managed and financed in order to unlock opportunities for all market participants. Driven by data, analytics and technology, Amherst has a 20-year history of anticipating where the next risks and opportunities are likely to emerge and designing actionable strategies for investors to capitalize on opportunities across residential real estate, commercial real estate and public securities. Amherst, along with its affiliates and subsidiaries, has more than 1,000 employees, $5 billion under management and approximately $15 billion under advisement and oversight. In 2019, Bungalo sold its 250th home, and Amherst managed 25,000th home. To learn more, please visit www.amherst.com. Amherst is a real estate private equity firm with multiple equity and debt strategies. Holistically, Amherst currently has AUM of $5.8bn across our debt and equity strategies. Amherst Holdings real estate private equity business was established in 2012 after multiple decades in the residential mortgage securities investment banking business. Amherst’s private equity business has grown from 34 employees in 2012 to 1000+ today. Amherst continues to grow rapidly to capitalize on increasing industry opportunities. Our Single Family Residential Equity strategy (Amherst Residential) has quickly scaled over the last 5 years to own and operate 20,000+ homes in 30 markets across 21 states while building a vertically integrated real estate investment and operating platform. Across the SFR strategy, Amherst has raised almost $2.5bn in equity and arranged approximately $5.7bn in debt financing over the last five years and is currently investing more than $150mm a month in single family real estate assets. The Commercial Real Estate Lending strategy combines a veteran debt team with unique pricing analytics to source, underwrite, structure and asset manage loans backing all types of CRE assets across the US.

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