~~The company's majority shareholder is Groupe La Francaise, an asset management firm headquartered in Paris. Over more than 40 years, La Française has developed core competencies in third-party asset management. The Group has a multi-affiliate business model organized around four core activities: securities, real estate, investment solutions and incubation. With 560 professionals and offices in Paris, Frankfurt, Hong Kong, London, Stamford, Luxembourg, Madrid and Milan, La Française provides products and services to institutional and private clients worldwide, and manages over 63 billion euros in assets.
~~To support the growth initiatives, LFFS has an opening at junior analyst level based in London. Working with the global real estate securities team, the person will get good exposure to all aspects of the real estate securities investment process, from modelling, management interactions, property visits, to participation on portfolio decision making across a range of global portfolios.
The individual's initial primary responsibilities will be to:
- Analyze macroeconomic and real estate fundamentals - Conduct fundamental research and maintain valuation models for a specifically assigned (predominantly European) universe - Provide write-ups regarding market and company updates - Attend meetings with companies' management, conferences and property tours (may entail some overseas travel) - Identify, present and be responsible for investment recommendations to the global team - Attend investor meetings
Ideal candidates will be a Graduate, preferably in economics and finance (but not limited to), with the following experience and abilities: - Investment experience with a strong analytical/financial focus and/or real estate experience a natural advantage - Global background - Analytical & synthetic mind - Passion for modeling - Foreign language knowledge an advantage - Intellectual curiosity & critical sense - Good presentation skills - Ability to work independently and be part of a geographically diverse team - Self-starter - Unquestioned integrity
Please send your CV as well as a cover letter to the following email address: firstname.lastname@example.org with the reference LFFS_ANALJR_2017.