EXPERIENCE THE EDGE
At PSP, we encourage our employees to grow, forge powerful relationships, contribute and fuel inspired investment launchpads.
We are committed to a culture that fosters collaboration and allows us to think beyond, in an interconnected way. We advocate for our employees to speak-up, learn, experiment, share, and be part of an where diversity is embraced.
ABOUT YOUR ROLE
As an Associate, you’ll :
Collaborate with investment managers in the analysis of potential real estate transactions across all asset classes including residential, office, retail, and industrial assets, and, transactions in various forms : direct asset transactions, corporate transactions, secondary share, private funds, etc.
Act as a lead in the development of financial models related to real estate investments (debt or equity) in collaboration with analysts and senior analysts
Analyze cash flows and project returns
Analyze the impact of different assumptions on performance : revenue, operating expenses, financing, tax, fees, etc.
Analyze investment risks
Analyze the asset’s operating budget and financial statements
Analyze the partnership structure
Participate in presenting investment opportunities at weekly Global Real Estate Committee meetings
Participate to the due diligence process
Summarize and follow up on external reports (physical, environment, financial, legal, tax, insurance and other reports)
Participate in drafting administrative documents
Business plans for the various assets, presentations to PSP Investments’ Board of Directors, etc.
Collaborate with investment managers in active management of PSP Investments’ Real Estate portfolio
Research, synthesize and analyze the real estate markets by asset type and by geography for targeted market and asset classes.
Periodically follow up on the real estate business plans and analyze variances from the presented budgets
Analyze and monitor real estate market values
Monitor real estate indexes
WHAT WE’RE LOOKING FOR
Strong writing skills
Strong interest for the field of real estate investment
Strong financial analytical skills
Ability to build good relationships internally, as well as externally
Ability to manage a number of different projects at any given time and to manage deadlines
Good attention to detail and presentation of information
Outgoing self-starter; high level of autonomy
Proactivity, forward thinking and drive for results
Strong team player
Organized and methodical
Flexibility and adaptability
Work ethics and professional integrity
WHAT YOU’LL NEED
Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Economics or Real Estate combined with strong analytical skills
M.Sc. in Finance, MBA, CA or CFA designation are assets
Three (3) to five (5) years of relevant experience
Experience in analysis of real estate transactions, a definite asset
High level of proficiency with computer tools such as MS Office (most specifically Word, Excel and PowerPoint)
English required, bilingualism an asset
We offer a competitive total rewards and benefits package* designed to attract and retain top talent, reward performance, and reinforce business strategies and priorities.
Beyond salary and incentive pay eligibility, your package includes :
A flexible hybrid work model with a mix of in-office and remote days based on business groups, teams, and roles, including a periodic allowance to support any hybrid related needs
Competitive pension plans
Comprehensive group insurance plans
Unlimited access to virtual healthcare services and wellness programs
Generous and inclusive paid family leave
Vacation days available on day one with additional vacation days on milestone service anniversaries, and summer Friday afternoons off
Investment in career development
Vaccination : We are committed to a healthy and safe work environment. As a Canadian Crown Corporation with offices around the world, we adhere to Canadian and local government guidelines regarding COVID-19.
Vaccination is not currently a mandatory employment criteria. However, this is subject to change, depending on Canadian and local government guidelines.