CBRE Group, Inc. (NYSE:CBRE), a Fortune 500 and S&P 500 company headquartered in Los Angeles, is the world's largest commercial real estate services and investment firm (based on 2018 revenue). The company has more than 90,000 employees (excluding affiliates) and serves real estate investors and occupiers through approximately 480 offices (excluding affiliates) worldwide. CBRE offers a broad range of integrated services, including facilities, transaction and project management; property management; investment management; appraisal and valuation; property leasing; strategic consulting; property sales; mortgage services and development services. Since 2013, CBRE has acquired over 60 companies representing a variety of verticals within commercial real estate services. In 2018, CBRE acquired 10 firms, including the $290 million acquisition of Facility Source.
CBRE's Corporate Development team is looking to hire a full-time analyst with a strong, financially oriented background. The Corporate Development Analyst will be a key member of CBRE's M&A (Mergers & Acquisitions) team responsible for all corporate acquisition, joint venture, and investment activity globally. The position is located in Philadelphia and will report directly to the Americas Head of M&A, with regular interaction with the Global Chief Investment Officer.
Responsibilities include researching potential acquisition targets, rigorous financial valuation analysis, and supporting due diligence across corporate functions and large teams. Potential targets will span a broad range of industries within the commercial real estate space, from office brokerage to real estate private equity, and companies will range in size from small private venture capital companies to multibillion dollar market cap companies. This role is ideal for a self-starter with a strong interest the commercial real estate industry.
Specific Responsibilities Include:
Perform detailed financial analysis
Work closely with legal, accounting, tax, human resources, and operations experts to support due-diligence activities
Research and analyze diverse industries and verticals
Assist in the preparation of presentations and recommendations for senior management review and board meetings
Develop and maintain internal and external benchmarks in relevant industries
4-year degree in Finance, Economics, Accounting, Mathematics or related field
1 to 2 years of experience in an investment banking or similar corporate finance role
Proficiency in Microsoft Excel, Word and PowerPoint
Advanced Excel Modeling experience
Strong background in finance/accounting
Knowledge of the real estate industry
Excellent writing, presentation development, and communication skills
Knowledge of research databases and related financial tools
Internal Number: 19034153
With broader and deeper capabilities than any other company, CBRE is the leading full-service real estate services and investment organization in the world.
CBRE Group, Inc. is the world’s largest commercial real estate services and investment firm, with 2017 revenues of $14.2 billion and more than 80,000 employees (excluding affiliate offices). CBRE has been included in the Fortune 500 since 2008, ranking #214 in 2017. It also has been voted the industry’s top brand by the Lipsey Company for 17 consecutive years, and has been named one of Fortune’s “Most Admired Companies” in the real estate sector for six years in a row. Its shares trade on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol “CBRE.”
CBRE offers a broad range of integrated services, including facilities, transaction and project management; property management; investment management; appraisal and valuation; property leasing; strategic consulting; property sales; mortgage services and development services.