Associate Real Estate Analyst at CrowdStreet
Portland, OR, US

CrowdStreet believes that the markets are stronger when they are more accessible, transparent, and efficient. For everyone. We are a team dedicated to transforming the world of commercial real estate (CRE) through technology. Our online Marketplace gives investors direct access to commercial real estate investment opportunities, while simultaneously helping real estate sponsors and developers raise capital online.

Headquartered in downtown Portland, our offices overlook historic Pioneer Square. We offer great employee benefits, are committed to fostering a fantastic culture, and are a dog-friendly office. We are proud of our new, modern, and collaborative office environment.

CrowdStreet is the 2019 Oregon Technology Awards Rising Star, as well as the Oregon Entrepreneurs Network (OEN) 2019 Growth Stage Company of the Year.

 

Role: 

As an Associate Real Estate Analyst reporting directly to the Director of Investments, you will assist the Investments team in the review of hundreds of potential CRE offerings for approval onto the CrowdStreet Marketplace. You will be a part of a best in class investments team and collaborate in the analysis of multifamily, office, industrial, and hospitality offerings located throughout the United States. Emphasis will be on Sponsor screening, with additional time allocated to assisting team members with market research and the preparation of investment memorandums. 

 

What You Will Be Doing:

  • Support the investment team with the collection and review of sponsor and offering related materials

  • Perform sponsor screens, including background checks (CLEAR Reports), reference checks, and verifying sponsor track records

  • Present the comprehensive initial sponsor narrative to the investments and sales teams for review

  • Review real estate financial models, analyzing and pulling cash flow and valuation data.

  • Assist in the creation of investment memos for presentation to the CrowdStreet Investment Committee

  • Communicate with internal team members, external clients, and consultants.

  • Review offering details for accuracy prior to launch.

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in one of these focus areas; real estate, finance, economics or business administration

  • 3-6 month internship in one of these focus areas; Commercial Real Estate, Private Equity, Investor Relations, Capital Markets or financial services

  • Proven ability to take on multiple responsibilities and prioritize tasks based on current workflow, while being self-directed to actively seek out information and resources to complete assignments effectively and efficiently

  • Experience working as part of a diverse team to collaboratively achieve bold project objectives with a willingness to learn and be a great teammate

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills, attention to detail, organization, and process

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel modeling

But Nice to Have:

  • Proficiency in reviewing financial models for CRE projects of all types;

  • Experience with CoStar, Real Capital Analytics, or other CRE software programs;

  • Up to two years of experience working in a related field such as CRE brokerage, private equity, or capital markets 

 

We consider applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, national origin or ancestry, gender, age, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected status under local, state, or federal law.