Analyst, Capital Management at Amherst
Amherst is revolutionizing the way U.S. real estate is priced, managed and financed in order to unlock opportunities for all market participants. Driven by data, analytics, and technology, Amherst has a 20-year history of anticipating where the next risks and opportunities are likely to emerge and designing actionable strategies for investors to capitalize on opportunities across residential real estate, commercial real estate and public securities. Amherst, along with its affiliates and subsidiaries, has more than 900 employees, $5 billion under management and approximately $15 billion under advisement and oversight. www.amherst.com.
Real Estate Private Equity:
Our Single Family Residential Equity strategy (Amherst Residential) has quickly scaled over the last 7 years to own and operate 40,000+ homes in 29 markets across 19 states while building a vertically integrated real estate investment and operating platform. Across the SFR strategy, Amherst has raised almost $3.5bn in equity and arranged approximately $10.7bn in debt financing over the last seven years and is currently investing more than $350mm a month in single family real estate assets.
Amherst is looking for an Analyst who will support our capital management efforts by maintaining models supporting and determining strategic capital plans. This includes continuing the development of, maintaining the integrity of, and regularly updating capital models, analysis of new business opportunities or scenarios, determining and analyzing key financial events, and efficiently communicating complex scenarios and decision points. This is an excellent opportunity for someone eager for exposure to, and advancement in, high level corporate financing and capital markets activities.
Develop, enhance, and maintain financial forecast models, ensuring accuracy
Determine key financial events or decision points necessitating further discussion
Present liquidity management options including timing of capital draws, deployment, transactions and expense processing
Provide analysis driving strategic decision making in areas such as portfolio composition, financing/capital structure and growth/exit opportunities
Highlight specific financial issues and opportunities
In addition to these core responsibilities, contribute to long-term strategic projects, some of which will extend beyond the role’s core subject matter
Bachelor's Degree (advanced degree desirable) in a quantitative field; Finance, Math, Business, Economics with a strong interest in Real Estate
Experience with financial modeling
Advanced Microsoft Office skills, specifically with Excel and PowerPoint
Positive attitude, great energy and passion for growth; thrives in a highly-dynamic and diverse team environment
Willingness to dive deep into constantly-changing, fast-paced and high-impact projects
Comfortable taking initiative and using creative problem solving to address constantly-changing economic environments and ambiguous challenges
Strong organizational and time management skills
Comfortable managing multiple simultaneous projects and tasks
Ability to work independently and in a team environment
Effective interpersonal and written/verbal communication skills
Our full-time employee benefits include:
- A competitive compensation package, annual bonus, 401k match
- Flexible PTO including 7 paid holidays, 1 floating holiday, and 1 volunteer day
- Employer-paid benefits (medical, dental, vision, health savings account)
- Professional career development and reimbursement
- Up to 16 weeks paid maternity leave; up to 4 weeks of paid parental leave
- Backup childcare offered through Bright Horizons
- Relaxed casual environment with virtual office events
Amherst is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, genetic information or veteran status, and encourage all applicants to apply.