Senior Associate, Real Estate Investments (International) – Michael Page International (UAE) Limited – Saudi Arabia

  • Origination, execution and asset management of Investment opportunities globally (US, Europe, Asia Pacific, local / regional).
  • Executing investment processes including managing work streams, from origination stage to closing, monitoring and exit
  • Client Details

    A global leading Financial Services entity that operates as regulator, catalyst and operator within the Saudi Government.


  • Handling execution of due diligence and sharing relevant information across functional groups; Liaison, coordination, supervision, procurement and negotiation of third party consultants (technical, financial, tax, legal, investment banks, etc)
  • Managing internal junior team
  • Covering direct investments, fund investments, REIT investments and investment in Real Estate companies
  • Evaluating potential JV partners / investment managers
  • Building detailed financial models including developing sensitivity analyses
  • Production of the investment committee memorandum and undertaking quarterly reporting and investment performance monitoring
  • On-going asset and development management of the firm’s real estate portfolios
  • Monitoring and analyzing real estate markets in key cities
  • Supporting efforts to develop investment strategy and generate deal pipeline
  • Identifying and evaluating potential acquisition or divestment of real estate projects including developing and maintaining relationship with potential partners/vendors
  • Conducting hold/sell analyses develop and execute exit plans for divestment of infrastructure assets
  • Making investment and divestment recommendations to Investment Committee
  • Profile

  • Bachelor’s degree from top-tier university in Real Estate, Finance, Economics, Engineering or Business from top tier university; Master’s degree is a plus
  • Minimum 5 years of working experience in real estate investment from deal origination to execution and post-investment asset management in US and / or European real estate
  • Prior experience as a senior analyst / associate / investment manager within real estate investment banking, private equity or investment/asset management company
  • Experience doing direct investments as well as indirect fund investments
  • Proven deal execution track record across the US, UK, European real estate/ property sector
  • Advanced analytical capabilities including creating, calculating and interpreting complex financial models – DCF, NPV, IRR etc
  • Proficiency in investment concepts and property-related financial modelling
  • Good team player with a high level of initiative, resourcefulness, and high standard of work
  • Self-starter with ability to work independently with external partners and consultants
  • Ability to work in a fast paced, high-pressured and dynamic environment with significant deal flow
  • Experience in leading and managing a team of internal members and overseeing / leading external consultants /advisors
  • Good report writing in English as well as strong presentation and communication skills
  • Advantage given to candidates with: real estate development experience, exposure to diverse geographies and diverse asset types will have a greater advantage and exposure to diverse risk spectrum of investing (core, core plus, value add, opportunistic)
  • English language required; Strong Arabic proficiency is a plus
  • Job Offer

  • Market competitive salary
  • Global Medical coverage for encumbent and his family
  • Market competitive bonus
  • Annual flights home for encumbent and his family
  • Job Details

    Posted Date: 2020-03-19
    Job Location: Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    Job Role: Accounting and Auditing
    Company Industry: Public Administration

    Preferred Candidate

    Career Level: Mid Career

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