Investment Analyst


Overview of Job Description

Classification: Exempt, Regular Full-Time

North American Properties is looking to hire a disciplined Investment Analyst, who is energized to perform in a fast-paced and professional environment.  Located in our Atlanta office, the Investment Analyst would join the Investment Team to assist in acquisitions and development projects throughout the company.  The ideal candidate has 2-4 year of experience in a closely related field, and has obtained a degree in Real Estate, Finance, or Economics.  The Investment Analyst must communicate efficiently, strive for precision, and maintain a professional, positive attitude.


Duties and Responsibilities

In order to perform daily duties and responsibilities, the Investment Analyst must:

  • Underwrite acquisition and development deals for all property types using Excel and ARGUS software.
  • Prepare investment materials, packages and RFPs for existing and potential investments.
  • Conduct market research on existing and future opportunities.
  • Review tenant leases, rent rolls, operating statements, tenant recovery statements and other financial statements used in the underwriting process.
  • Work with Asset Management to update investment projections.
  • Assist in acquisition & disposition due diligence.
  • Assist in debt & equity closing processes.
  • Assist in quarterly investor updates and presentations.
  • Other ad hoc analyses as required.

Qualifications and Requirements

  • 2-4 years of relevant work experience.
  • BA/BS in Real Estate, Finance, or Economics from four-year college or university.
  • Strong grasp of financial terms and principles necessary in real estate underwriting (IRR, NPV, Return on Cost, etc.).
  • Ability to comprehend, analyze and interpret various types of real estate documents, including leases, contracts and financial statements.
  • Proficient computer skills, particularly in Excel, ARGUS, Word and PowerPoint.
  • Excellent communication skills (both written and verbal).
  • Close attention to detail and strong organizational skills.
  •  Ability to multi-task in order to meet deadlines.
  • Team player, strong work ethic and passion to learn about the commercial real estate industry.
  • Must demonstrate professionalism with the ability to react objectively.

Compensation and Benefits

North American Properties’ Investment Analyst position will include an excellent benefit package that includes medical, dental, life, and 401(k).  It will provide a competitive salary based on the candidate’s experience.

About North American Properties

What makes a place great? North American Properties believes that it all comes down to connections—people to each other; cities to their souls; partners to opportunities; and individuals to experiences that move them.

We believe that by fulfilling people’s desire for connectedness, we’re creating happier places and experiences that in turn become more successful environments, more vibrant communities and ultimately, a better world.  Since 1954, we’ve balanced a well-capitalized approach and a keen focus on successful execution with a willingness to question conventional wisdom, reimagining and expanding the possibilities for more than $7 billion of assets across the US. 

Whether developing multifamily, mixed-use, office, student housing, hotel or retail environments, we’re driven to deliver more valuable, meaningful real estate that transforms, inspires, delights and succeeds by connecting us all with what matters most.

We look forward to hearing from you!

ESTD 1954
We develop multifamily, mixed-use, office, student housing, hotel and retail environments all over the US. We’ve done it with stability, strength, and a singular focus on people and the way places affect them since 1954.
Developing a Better World