Senior Investment Research Analyst

Within the real estate research team, the Research Analyst will be responsible for managing various aspects of the quarterly reporting process, assisting the real estate team with client projects, and other administrative tasks as needed. To fulfill this role, the Research Analyst will be responsible for:

  • Performing operational duties to include preparation of instructions to investment managers for collecting quarterly real estate reporting data, such as investment cash flows and other fund performance metrics
  • Providing support to the global real estate team on select client projects and research assignments, interfacing with real estate investment managers, maintaining file systems such as the Real Estate Boutique Inbox, gathering real estate market data from multiple sources, and assisting with various tasks
  • Managing the real estate investment pipeline process
  • Maintain Mercer Investments' custom software and databases
  • Assist in writing and reviewing real estate research on due diligence performed on investment management firms


Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree in finance, real estate, or similar business related degree and/or requisite experience
  • Strong organizational and multi-tasking skills with ability to manage multiple projects and administrative tasks while meeting performance goals and deadlines; exceptional attention to detail and ability to work "proactively"
  • Possess excellent oral and written communication skills; ability to formulate clear and concise correspondence with internal and external parties
  • Intermediate proficiency with MS office suite to include Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, and AdobePro; ability to learn new systems quickly
  • Must be comfortable following up with team members and investment managers to collect and sort requisite data; able to handle sensitive material and maintain highest level of confidentiality
  • Experience with Bloomberg a plus.


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