Equity Research Associate (Real Estate)
Green Street Newport Beach, CA
- Expired: September 09, 2020. Applications are no longer accepted.
Green Street provides preeminent and actionable commercial real estate research, news, data, analytics, and advisory services in the U.S. and Europe. For more than 35 years, Green Street has delivered unparalleled intelligence and trusted data on the public and private real estate markets, helping investors, banks, lenders, and other industry participants optimize investment and strategic decisions.
The firm delivers exclusive market information, conclusion-driven insights, and predictive analytics through a SaaS platform. The company is headquartered in Newport Beach with offices in Hoboken, Dallas, and London. To learn more, please visit [ Green Street seeks highly motivated candidates with relevant work experience and superior academic credentials to join its research team.
Specifically, Green Street offers the unique opportunity to build a career in equity research as part of a highly respected, experienced and acclaimed research team. The firms research teams typically focus by industry sector (e.g., residential, office, hotels). Each sector team is typically headed by a Senior Analyst or Managing Director. Duties & Responsibilities: * Preparing and maintaining detailed financial models/valuation, projections, and databases * Applying sound understanding and use of finance and valuation techniques * Developing solid knowledge of covered companies * Supporting a Senior Analyst in digesting and analyzing earnings reports, listening to conference calls and/or reading conference call transcripts * Supporting a Senior Analyst in preparing and publishing a wide range of research reports * Writing first drafts of sector Quick Takes and portions of some research reports * Learning to understand the implications and impact of news events and economic forces on specific companies, sectors, and assets * Learning how to value a number of REITs using a combination of quantitative and qualitative analyses * Becoming a proactive written communicator with Sales team (ability to interpret press releases, private market activity, and news), along with some oral communication * Participating in calls and meetings with REIT management teams, institutional investors, and private-market contacts to begin building relationships * Demonstrating resourcefulness by seeking out new and creative sources of information * Developing knowledge of assigned sector and Green Streets overall research framework * Ad-hoc and administrative tasked as needed * Becoming a SEC registered representative by taking the regulatory exams for the Series 65 within 60 days of employment Requirements In addition to a strong work ethic and motivation to learn, the Research Associate position requires the following skills: meticulous attention to detail, strong financial modeling, valuation skills and research skills, developing communication (both written and verbal) skills, a high level of organization, creativity, intellectual curiosity, resourcefulness, and an ability to work independently and multi-task.
Strong analytical skills and a background in finance are required. The ideal candidate will have: * A Bachelors degree with high distinction in finance, accounting, real estate, economics, or a related field from a well-recognized school * 0-3 years of experience in conducting financial/economic research, publicly traded real estate securities, general securities, and capital markets * Interest in pursuing the CFA designation * Strong working knowledge of financial statements and Microsoft Excel * The ability to multi-task effectively while maintaining accuracy * Candidate must be currently authorized to work in the United States without future sponsorship required Benefits Working Conditions: The Research Associate will work indoors in an air-conditioned office building and must be able to remain stationary at a desk and computer for a majority of the day. Travel Percentage: