Acquisitions Associate at DO NOT USE - Amherst (Austin, TX)

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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.

The Acquisitions team is looking for an Acquisitions Associate who will work in a fast-paced environment as a buy-side associate in the single-family residential real estate sector. The candidate will quickly be making investment decisions and will have an ability to make an immediate impact in a fast-growing team.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Monitoring and making decisions to acquire a single family property by tracking the asset through bid, due diligence period and the closing process
  • Preparing and presenting investment memorandums to the Investment Committee
  • Performing asset-level valuations, ROI & IRR analyses for value-add & core asset acquisitions
  • Creating, maintaining, and updating financial models of existing and potential new investments
  • Stress testing investment performance through the scenario and sensitivity analysis by building forecasting models and proforma projections
  • Monitoring real estate trends preparing market analysis memos
  • Reporting on acquisitions in detailed and holistic presentations for senior management
  • Research initial due diligence and market characteristics for potential acquisitions
  • Collect and analyzes data to prepare daily reports to upper management with a snapshot of all acquisitions
  • Work collaboratively across functions to execute initial underwriting of a deal and help move it forward to close

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree required. Ideally focused on Business, Economics,or Real Estate, with 3-5 years of experience
  • Strong verbal and written skills to communicate effectively with internal and external professionals
  • Candidate should be extremely detail-oriented and organized with a proven ability to work well in a high-intensity environment to complete tasks quickly and effectively
  • Capable of handling multiple tasks at once
  • Strong skills in Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint
  • Expected amount of travel: 10-20%

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.

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