Associate, Real Estate Underwriting, Global

The Global Real Estate Underwriting & Analytics team is responsible for the management and supervision of WeWork's investment committee, deal underwriting standards, real estate data analytics, global portfolio reporting, and market research.

As the Global Real Estate Underwriting Associate, this role requires a deep understanding of financial modelling and bottoms-up corporate financial analysis. You will be a cross-functional leader working with teams across the globe. You will primarily utilize excel, but will gain access and capability to learn using our BI tools such as Argus, Tableau, Looker, and in house technology. These tools will aid you in creating underwriting tools, providing metrics-based analyses and creating presentations for senior leadership.

Accountable for

  • Creating and updating financial model templates to underwrite new and existing business lines of WeWork

  • Complex transaction analysis

  • Auditing global real estate committee memos and other presentation materials required for executive approval

  • Perform financial analysis on new business lines

  • Creating pitch books and presentations for internal stakeholders and external C-Suite executives


  • 1 - 2 years of professional experience in investment banking, management consulting, or corporate finance (This is a pre-MBA/CFA role)

  • Strong capabilities in excel, financial modeling, and powerpoint presentations

  • Impeccable and concise communication and presentation skills, verbal and written

  • Teamwork, cooperation, and ability to take direction

  • Reliable, focused and detail-oriented

  • Ability to consistently meet deadlines

  • Strong time management skills and experience running multiple projects at a time

  • Knowledge of Visual Basic for Applications (VBA) a plus

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