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PIMCO is one of the world's premier fixed income investment managers with thousands of professionals around the world united in a single purpose: creating opportunities for our clients in every environment. Since 1971, we have brought innovation and expertise to our partnership with the institutions, financial advisors and millions of individual investors who entrust us with their assets. We aspire to cultivate performance and leadership through empowering our people, diversity of thought, and a commitment to an inclusive culture that engages in our global communities.
PIMCO Real Estate is one of the world's largest and most diversified commercial real estate platforms, managing more than $100 billion in core, core-plus, value-add and opportunistic real estate assets around the world. The PIMCO Opportunistic Real Estate team has a broad investment mandate, including investments in private and public equity and debt in real estate and real-estate related assets. Whether we invest in commercial and residential properties and portfolios, or directly into real estate operating companies and servicing platforms, we seek to apply a consistent set of investment principles and analytics, leveraging both public and private data points.
Role description: PIMCO is looking to hire a Portfolio Manager to join its dynamic Opportunistic Real Estate Acquisitions team. The successful candidate will focus on underwriting and assist in sourcing and executing transactions. The team targets real estate and real estate related investments, across EMEA, for a wide range of funds (incl. TacOpps), though primarily for the opportunistic funds (BRAVO).
Support on and off-market real estate and real estate related transactions across EMEA, with a particular focus on complex corporate deals and non-performing loans
Execute transactions and lead the execution process from cradle to grave: manage underwriting, due diligence, negotiation, finance and exit including coordination of legal, tax and financial and asset management teams
Oversee and review analyst and associate work on financial modelling and investment memos
Present & share investment opportunities to investment committees
Develop and enhance relationships with local and international lenders, service providers, JV partners and external advisors
Source and contribute to pipeline origination
The successful candidate will most likely come from private equity, hedge fund or a bank with 5-8 years of relevant experience
The candidate should be able to demonstrate the following skills:
Strong analytical skills and grasp of financial concepts
Ability to prioritize and meet multiple deadlines
Demonstrated leadership capabilities
Strategic mindset with the capacity to think "outside of the box"
Cultural fit is essential as the team encourages an integrated approach: the successful candidate should be comfortable in a non-hierarchical, international and collaborative environment
European language skills considered an advantage
Cultural fit and potential to grow with the team
Exceptional financial modelling and analytical skills
Curiosity and desire to be a contributor/drive to enhance the business
PIMCO is committed to offering a comprehensive portfolio of employee benefits designed to support the health and well-being of you and your family. Benefits vary by location but may include:
Medical, dental, and vision coverage
Life insurance and travel coverage
401(k) (defined contribution) retirement savings, retirement plan, pension contribution from your first day of employment
Work/life programs such as flexible work arrangements, parental leave and support, employee assistance plan, commuter benefits, health club discounts, and educational/CFA certification reimbursement programs
Community involvement opportunities with The PIMCO Foundation in each PIMCO office