Financial Associate – Long Beach, CA

Ensemble is looking to hire for our downtown Long Beach office a motivated candidate with strong analytical and communication skills who will provide development and acquisition support to senior professionals at the firm.  The Financial Associate will be responsible for taking the lead on financial modeling, preparing investment summaries, risk/reward analysis, market research, due diligence, monitoring asset performance, and ad hoc decision support along with assisting entitlement and development activities.

Ensemble Real Estate Investments is a commercial real estate investment firm that specializes in hotel, multi-family and healthcare development.  We have a proven track record and a successful history of investing with a variety of capital partners including pension funds, private equity, REITs, and high net worth individuals with target transactions from $10 million to $300 million.

Ensemble is looking to hire in our downtown Long Beach office a motivated candidate with strong analytical and communication skills who will provide development and acquisition support to senior professionals at the firm.  The Financial Associate will be responsible for taking the lead on financial modeling, preparing investment summaries, risk/reward analysis, market research, due diligence, monitoring asset performance, and ad hoc decision support along with assisting entitlement and development activities. The ideal candidate must work well in a team environment, demonstrate a reliable work ethic, and be able to manage and prioritize many projects at once.

 

Key Responsibilities

  • Underwriting potential acquisitions, including performing due diligence, conducting market research, and modeling cash flows and deal structures
  • Underwrite new investment and development opportunities using Microsoft Excel and Argus Software. Analysis to include cash flow modeling, property valuations, investment analyses (IRRs, CAP rate, sensitivity tables, etc.) and investment structuring.
  • Analyze and underwrite potential acquisition opportunities
  • Prepare narrative deal summaries and capital memoranda
  • Understand physical characteristics of properties and the related competitive advantages and disadvantages
  • Assemble and gather market information including rental and sales comparables, vacancy rates, and expense comparables through independent field work and direct contact with brokers, appraisers and developers
  • Review and analyze legal contracts such as applications, commitments and loan documents
  • Assemble the above referenced information into a concise memorandum, thorough narrative description of the transaction

 

Required Skills & Responsibilities

  • Undergraduate degree with a strong understanding of financial concepts
  • At least 2 years of applicable work experience
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent planning, organization and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to function in a team-oriented setting and to work well on your own
  • Attention to detail and ability to function under tight time frames
  • Ability to work accurately and efficiently
  • Ability to handle multiple projects at one time
  • Ability to travel as required
  • Strong sense of personal motivation and responsibility

Salary dependent upon experience, plus a good benefits package which includes 100% paid medical, Long Term Disability, life insurance, and 401K, as well as an award-winning wellness program.

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Assistant Lease Administrator – Phoenix, AZ

Ensemble an immediate need for an Assistant Lease Administrator in our corporate office in central Phoenix and are looking for a motivated and responsible individual to support our brokerage team. Responsible for multiple, deadline-oriented tasks in fast-paced environment. This position will maintain a pro-active role in maintaining company standards for lease documentation quality, accuracy, security and efficacy and will require the ability to work both independently and with others in a professional, productive and cooperative manner. Superb attention to detail, critical thinking skills and ability to learn quickly will be key for success.

Ensemble an immediate need for an Assistant Lease Administrator in our corporate office in central Phoenix and are looking for a motivated and responsible individual to support our brokerage team. Responsible for multiple, deadline-oriented tasks in fast-paced environment. This position will maintain a pro-active role in maintaining company standards for lease documentation quality, accuracy, security and efficacy and will require the ability to work both independently and with others in a professional, productive and cooperative manner. Superb attention to detail, critical thinking skills and ability to learn quickly will be key for success.

 

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Development Associate – Long Beach, CA

Ensemble, a leader in development, investment, and management of commercial real estate has an opening for Development Associate to be based in our Long Beach, California, office to lend their talents to our Development Department. We have a great track record of success owing to the talent and dedication of our team members. Current pipeline […]

Ensemble, a leader in development, investment, and management of commercial real estate has an opening for Development Associate to be based in our Long Beach, California, office to lend their talents to our Development Department. We have a great track record of success owing to the talent and dedication of our team members. Current pipeline of active projects includes exciting hotel, multi-family, healthcare and office projects in California, Nevada, Arizona, and Pennsylvania.

Job Description

Operates as part of the team that is responsible for the management and execution of the specific investment objectives of the company's new build development and renovation projects. Is expected to take a leadership role in managing the pre-development, design and construction process, consultants, and contracts. Works directly with the SVP of Development Services, as well as the company Principals and Managing Directors, on decision support and project execution.

Key Responsibilities

  • Management of Design Professional teams of Architects, Engineers, and Consultants
  • Design and Construction Contract negotiations
  • Owner’s Representation during construction
  • Attendance at all Owner, Architect, Contractor construction meetings for assigned project
  • Change Order negotiation
  • Manage schedules, budgets, and internal/external reports
  • Process monthly construction draw requests
  • Coordinate required governmental approvals, entitlements, and permits
  • Interact with the departments of Finance, Accounting, Asset Management, Property Management, and Marketing
  • Ability to travel required

Required Skills

  • At least five years of experience in a related field
  • Ability to compose, proofread, spell check and edit correspondence.
  • Ability to read, understand and interpret construction drawings.
  • Ability to read, interpret construction schedules.
  • Organizational and clerical skills, including basic math calculations and records maintenance.
  • Excellent communication skills (written, oral, telephone).
  • Ability to listen to and accurately interpret instructions.
  • Team player with the ability to adjust to changing situations and priorities.
  • Able to adapt to ever changing technology.
  • Ability to keep one’s self organized.

 

Salary dependent upon experience, plus benefits including medical, long term disability, life insurance, and 401K. Please apply using this link.

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