Goldman Sachs & Co. Realty Management Division, Real Estate, Analyst /Associate, Milan in Milan, Italy

MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

REALTY MANAGEMENT

The Realty Management Division (RMD) plays an integral role in supporting the firm’s real estate investing strategy by providing investment and asset management services globally in the real estate market, partnering with other divisions in the firm to deliver results wherever Goldman Sachs has an interest. RMD serves as an extension to revenue divisions by providing services such as sourcing, acquisition, underwriting and due diligence of distressed and performing real estate and loan assets, asset management, portfolio management and disposition across various property types including office, multi-family, retail and hotel. Our division also manages residential loan portfolios and warehouse repo lines across auto, student, and consumer asset classes while providing structure, pricing and collateral analysis support. We look for individuals who are passionate about real estate and finance, have strong problem solving and analytical skills, and are a great communicators who are eager to make an impact.

RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

The Milan office of the Realty Management Division of Goldman Sachs is seeking a financial analyst to support our Italian Real Estate and Loan Business. The successful candidate will be responsible for thoughtful, quantitative analysis surrounding the performance of real estate investments, distressed and performing loan investments, and asset management strategies.

The position will sit in the Italian Asset Management team and support the Realty Management Division’s asset managers, the Securities Division Special Situations Group and Merchant Banking Division.

HOW YOU WILL FULFILL YOUR POTENTIAL

  • Provide thoughtful colour and commentary regarding the performance of real estate investments/loan pools and key profit/loss drivers

  • Ensure the flow of data is accurate and correct in partnership with securities strategists, technology, and operations

  • Create, propose, and evaluate asset management strategies in collaboration with regional asset management team

  • Learn the methodology and mechanics of internal real estate and loan pricing models to apply these models to existing inventory and potential acquisitions

  • Evaluate various performing and RE and non-performing loan pools using firm and self-developed models

  • Create, maintain, and present detailed information with respect to profit/loss, rate of return, cash flow, and performance across multiple portfolios

SKILLS & EXPERIENCE WE’RE LOOKING FOR

  • Multilingual with strong preference for fluency in Italian

  • Strong academic background - business, math, or accounting background

  • 2+ years’ experience in financial services, preferably with experience involving real estate and loans

  • Solid analytical/logical mind-set and attention to detail

  • Strong communication skills (clear, concise, and confident) with the ability to manage internal and external relationships

  • Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Excel

  • Experience working with large sets of data a plus (knowledge of database structures and SQL a plus)

  • Prior technical or quasi-technical experience a plus

  • Able to work under tight time constraints and extended hours as required

ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS

The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. is a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm that provides a wide range of financial services to a substantial and diversified client base that includes corporations, financial institutions, governments and individuals. Founded in 1869, the firm is headquartered in New York and maintains offices in all major financial centers around the world.© The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., 2018. All rights reserved Goldman Sachs is an equal employment/affirmative action employer Female/Minority/Disability/Vet.

Job ID2018-44641

Schedule TypeFull Time

LevelAssociate

Function(s)Real Estate

RegionEMEA

DivisionRealty Management Division

Business UnitReal Estate

Employment TypeEmployee