Asana Partners Associate – Capital Markets & Asset Management in Columbia, South Carolina
About Us: Asana Partners is a real estate investment company that creates value through acquisition, enhancement, and operation of distinctive retail properties in dynamic urban markets in the United States. We recruit professionals with proven experience, a deep understanding of the industry, the ability to think independently, and a track record of doing business the right way.
For additional information about Asana Partners, visit www.asanapartners.com.
Responsibilities: The Associate will work closely with senior executives to develop, execute, and manage the capital markets and asset management strategies for Asana Partners. The Associate will assist with debt and equity placements, hedging transactions, investments due diligence, and corporate, fund-level, and property-level business planning and execution. The Associate will be a primary lead on all capital markets activities and partner with various teams within Asana Partners to execute the acquisition, redevelopment, management, and leasing of institutional-quality urban retail assets. Duties include:
• Support and manage debt and equity financing transactions including Fund-level equity placements, secured and unsecured credit facilities, private debt placements, cross-collateralized mortgages, property mortgages, and interest rate swaps and derivatives. • Lead post-contract investment due diligence and onboarding. • Provide primary oversight and analysis for asset management functions, including: regional and property strategic planning, portfolio level budgeting and (re)forecasting, redevelopment and leasing decision analysis. • Manage third-party business plan execution teams including lenders and due diligence, valuation, and property management partners. • Provide advanced modeling and technical support for capital markets, investments, redevelopment, asset management activities. • Provide primary oversight and mentorship to Analyst pool and oversee the quality of analytics, research, and execution support for the following areas: acquisition and disposition underwriting and analysis, preparation of investment memoranda, redevelopment analysis, development and maintenance of sophisticated corporate projection models. • Lead company-wide process integration and training in a variety of areas, including Argus and other technical platforms, real estate finance, redevelopment and disposition strategy, portfolio management and lease decision strategy, real estate investment underwriting.
• 5+ years’ experience in real estate capital markets, investments, or asset management. • Bachelor’s Degree in business, finance, accounting, engineering, mathematics or related field; MBA or equivalent preferred. • Deep understanding of and experience with real estate capitalization and principal ownership. • Excellence in Excel, Word, and PowerPoint; Argus Enterprise experience strongly preferred; Advanced Excel modeling experience required. • Strong work ethic, self-motivated, and capable of effective independent judgment. • Acute attention to detail and passion for quality. • Strong organizational and process skills to manage multiple competing priorities. • Occasional Travel.
Asana Partners is an Equal Opportunity Employer.