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Associate, Portfolio Management

Associate, Portfolio Management

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US-CA-Los Angeles
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Asset/Portfolio Management - Debt

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We are currently seeking an Associate in our Los Angeles office to support Portfolio Management operations. The successful candidate will be a highly organized, detail oriented critical thinker with the ability to effectively multitask.


High quality work product delivered in an accurate, complete and timely manner is expected.


  • Assist Asset Managers in monitoring and managing existing equity and debt real estate investments, including interaction with equity partners, borrowers, property managers and leasing agents.
  • Prepare and deliver high quality work product in an accurate, complete and timely manner. Analyses will be thorough, well supported, and demonstrate an in-depth understanding of the real estate business.
  • Perform detailed financial analysis/modeling, including with respect to lease analysis, mortgage analytics, discounted cash flows, asset valuations, and cost benefit/ROI calculations. The ability to create dynamic new models within Excel to address complicated investment and capital structures is critical.
  • Prepare and maintain monthly asset management reports and consolidation and review of operating budgets and variance analysis on both property and portfolio levels.
  • Maintain accuracy of asset management database and portfolio metrics.
  • Conduct market and sub-market analysis and reporting on rents, competition demographics, and supply/demand drivers.
  • Assist in preparation of public company and investor reporting, including quarterly updates.
  • Interact with CLNS Finance, Investor Relations, Accounting and other teams, as well as third party advisor's when necessary.


  • Bachelors and/or Master's Degree with a strong academic record at a top undergraduate institution(s), with an emphasis in finance, and/or real estate.
  • Integrity and hard work ethic with a desire to thrive in a fast-paced entrepreneurial environment.
  • Advanced knowledge of Argus and MS Excel required
  • Highly intelligent and detail oriented with strong quantitative and analytical skills
  • Must have the ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts and draw valid conclusions. Has the aptitude to interpret financial, technical and legal documents.
  • Understands general finance, accounting, leasing and capital markets concepts
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to synthesize a quantitative financial analysis into concise written and verbal reports
  • Highly motivated team player with the ability to interface with personnel at all levels
  • Relevant work experience