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Analyst / Senior Analyst

Analyst / Senior Analyst

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US-CA-Los Angeles
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Financial Planning & Analysis

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Colony NorthStar, Inc. (CLNS) a diversified leading global real estate and investment management firm with more than $56B AUM is seeking an Analyst / Senior Analyst who will provide analytical support including investment forecasting, portfolio management and strategic planning analysis. The position will prepare analyses and research to help support the operations and strategy of the firm on a global basis.


  • Conduct a range of quantitative and qualitative analyses (e.g., discounted cash flows, strategic scenario analysis, sell/hold recommendations, etc.)
  • Serve as liaison between financial results and senior management by gathering data, analyzing, and delivering routine and ad hoc reports (e.g. return stratifications and sensitivities, key performance indicators, budget variances, etc.)
  • Analyze, monitor, and forecast the performance of existing investments, funds, and business segments (including creation of pro-forma financial models)
  • Prepare and update various corporate presentations and board materials
  • Conduct market research and benchmarking including searching public filings and research reports
  • Assist with the planning and execution for high-level corporate initiatives
  • Collaborate with multiple departments within CLNS including the acquisitions, portfolio management, corporate finance, and accounting teams
  • Present findings and analyses to senior executives


  • 1-3 years of experience in finance or real estate
  • Bachelor's degree with a strong academic record at a top undergraduate institution
  • Able to work well with little direction or as part of a collaborative team; should possess superb analytical, quantitative, problem solving, writing and communication skills
  • Strong Excel skills including building and auditing financial models
  • Flexible, with a positive attitude and willingness to work additional hours and weekends to complete projects when necessary
  • Integrity and strong work ethic with a desire to thrive in a fast-paced entrepreneurial environment