Sr. Finance Analyst
Phoenix, AZ 
Posted 1 month ago
Job Description

Job Title

Sr. Finance Analyst

Job Description Summary

The Capital Market Senior Financial Analyst is an experienced commercial real estate analyst leading the execution of Capital Markets Team requests by providing on-time, high-quality analyses. Senior Analysts will primarily perform the more complex financial analysis activities of pricing and Excel valuation model creation, Argus Enterprise model creation and auditing, lease abstraction, due diligence collection and review, and will be responsible for translating analysis findings into high-level summaries for our Capital Market brokers.

Job Description

Essential Duties

* Lead the execution of complex Broker financial analysis/modeling requests, as well as production of Broker Price Opinion and proposal which may include serving as a project manager on larger, portfolio transactions

* Oversee work product from financial models generated by the analyst pool for accuracy and make changes for the team as needed

* Lead and coordinate all back of the house production of proposals, presentations offering memorandums and detailed strategic research

* Prepare pro forma statements, discounted cash flow analyses, and Excel-based financial models with consideration of market conditions (both current and historical)

* Conduct audits of existing financial models for accuracy of model inputs and validity of assumptions

* Conduct market research to analyze property and market conditions; synthesize findings in a clear, concise manner

* Communicate with Brokers and Broker teams to confirm request scope and review analysis findings; demonstrate ability to communicate findings in a clear, compelling manner, answer clarifying questions, and make timely, accurate revisions

* Identify and communicate any missing information or unclear requests to ensure accurate analyses

* Develop high-level analysis summaries by identifying transaction considerations (strengths/weaknesses), trends, outliers, and logical inconsistencies

* Performs quality control reviews, ensuring work product is thorough, complete, and meets scope of work requirements

* Track and develop working knowledge of real estate fundamentals and industry trends

* Performs other related duties as required or requested

* Attend strategy meeting with fee-earner(s) to discuss required analysis for pitch/proposal and corresponding assumptions and scenarios

* Provide analysis to Marketing, Service Delivery Coordinator and/or fee-earner for inclusion in pitch and/or proposal

* Work with graphic designers on related visuals for analysis

Other Requirements & Administrative Duties

* Bachelor's Degree (Business, Finance, Accounting, Real Estate, etc.) preferred

* Combination of education without a degree and corporate work experience may be considered

* 2-5 years of financial analysis and modeling experience; Capital Market experience a plus.

* Experience with Argus Enterprise and other discounted cash flow tools preferred

* Highly proficient in Microsoft Office Suite, especially in Microsoft Excel

* Passion for client delivery, with strong emphasis on producing high-quality work, meeting deadlines, and motivated to exceed expectations

* Exhibits critical thinking and strong analytical skills with high attention to detail and accuracy

* Demonstrates strong time management and organization skills,

* Takes charge and is proactive in all aspects of role

* Growth oriented mindset, desire to learn more and shares knowledge to help the team succeed in growing revenue

* Ability to balance and prioritize multiple priorities in a high-volume, fast-paced environment, navigating challenges with a positive and solution-oriented mindset

Cushman & Wakefield provides equal employment opportunity. Discrimination of any type will not be tolerated. Cushman & Wakefield is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by state, federal, or local law.

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Cushman & Wakefield is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative? Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
2 to 5 years
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