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Associate, Acquisitions and Asset Management

Associate, Acquisitions and Asset Management

San Diego, CA

A life science real estate development company backed by institutional and global development experience combined with first-hand biotech knowledge is looking for a Senior Analyst/Associate to support their Acquisitions and Asset Management team. As a member of the Acquisitions and Asset Management team, the Senior Analyst / Associate will contribute to the evaluation, underwriting, presentation, and execution of real estate investment opportunities across the U.S..


  • Create and manage detailed and dynamic financial underwriting models in both Excel and ARGUS in connection with the evaluation of potential acquisition and development opportunities

  • Maintain up-to-date market research for key real estate fundamentals and transactions in targeted life science markets

  • Assist in the preparation of investment presentation materials summarizing key investment criteria and considerations for review by management team

  • Review due-diligence documentation and coordinate with 3rd party vendors, brokers, and in-house departments as part of transaction due diligence process

  • Assist in review of transaction documents such as leases, PSAs, and loan agreements

  • General financial analyses and support for a variety of investment and operational decisions

  • Maintain asset management models

  • Provide portfolio management support including project level communication with LPs

  • Become part of a collaborative, multi-functional team


  • 4-6 years of experience in an analytically based real estate investment or finance role, ideally in Class A commercial product

  • Advanced Excel underwriting skills and experience using ARGUS      Enterprise

  • Strong written and oral communication skills, ability to articulate complex concepts in clear concise and professional manner

  • Unwavering attention to detail and dedicated to excellence in work product and delivery

  • Understanding of physical aspects of real estate and architectural design

  • Strong creative problem-solving skills

  • Ability to work effectively with both peers and senior management in a highly entrepreneurial, team-oriented environment

  • Passion for working in the life science field, and how real estate supports mission critical facilities

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