Real Estate Analyst (Temporary)

At Panda, we all share a common mission: "Deliver exceptional Asian dining experiences by building an organization where people are inspired to better their lives." We invest in our people because great people run great operations that will exceed our guests' expectations. Talk to any of our associates and you will experience a culture dedicated to its mission and our five fundamental values- Proactive, Respect/Win-Win, Growth, Great Operations, and Giving.

Panda Restaurant Group includes the original Panda Inn fine dining restaurants, Panda Express, our Gourmet Chinese food concept served in a fast casual environment, and Hibachi San, our Japanese grill concept. The family owned and operated company is still run by founders Andrew and Peggy Cherng.

Panda offers competitive benefits and rewarding opportunities, from entry-level positions to management. We have restaurant positions available nationwide and support center positions in Rosemead, CA. Come join the nation's largest and fastest growing Asian restaurant company.

This is a temporary full time position!

Summary of Job Scope and Expectations:

The Real Estate Analyst position is responsible for providing financial analysis, market viability studies, underwriting, and sensitivity analysis on all existing and proposed development projects. This position assists CFT Real Estate & Development by providing analysis that promotes the accuracy and timeliness of the planning, budgeting, and performance monitoring processes within the department.

Essential Functions:

The essential functions in this job description are not all-inclusive of this job's duties and responsibilities. Reliable and dependable attendance is required.


  • Provides financial analysis, market viability studies, underwriting, and sensitivity analysis on all existing and proposed development projects. Coordinates financing and underwriting activities to fund projects and acquisitions and assists in preparing presentations.
  • Provides planning, forecasting, and analytical support on real estate transactions to CFT Real Estate & Development management and staff. Performs profit and loss analysis/identification and problem resolution.
  • Works with CFT Real Estate & Development to process and monitor market opportunities; coordinates with Legal, Licensing, Operations, and external parties to complete all activities needed to close a transaction. Facilitates community plan and budget preparation.
  • Works closely with internal and external accounting professionals to structure transactions for the appropriate accounting treatment. Provides information to lending institutions and REITS as required.
  • Assists on projects of various size, complexity, and priority.
  • Develops and refines analysis templates to enhance presentation of department projects.


  • Bachelor's degree in Business or related field
  • 1-3 years of relevant work experience, preferably in the retail/hospitality environment

Panda Restaurant Group's culture is strongly guided by our Mission and Values, highlighted on the Panda websites. We recommend all interested candidates become familiar with our Mission and Values, as well as the principals of The Seven Habits of Highly Effective People, by Stephen Covey.

Panda Restaurant Group, Inc is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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