Investment Analyst - Real Estate & Timberland Pension Reserves Investment Management Board Boston, MA
The Massachusetts Pension Reserves Investment Management Board (PRIM) is seeking an Investment Analyst for our Real Estate and Timberland investment team. Real Estate and Timberland (RET) represents 14% of PRIM’s $72 billion PRIT Fund. Reporting to the Director of Real Estate and Timberland, the Investment Analyst will conduct research, analysis and assist in the management of PRIM’s commercial real estate and timberland portfolios. This role offers the opportunity to gain experience in the investment management field working on large global pension fund initiatives with top investment management firms. As a member of the RET team, our Analysts have direct access and exposure to managers and research from our partner firms and are expected to contribute to the team’s strategy and growth initiatives. Responsibilities and Duties
Conduct investment research on asset allocation, global economics, real estate and timberland markets
Assist with manager sourcing, pipeline management, due diligence and performance analysis
Prepare financial analysis and due diligence materials for acquisition opportunities
Conduct property tours and attend industry conferences
Oversee quarterly valuation process
Update portfolio and debt reporting packages
Oversee cash management process
Bachelor’s degree with a concentration in Finance, Economics, Accounting, Mathematics or Real Estate
Two years of relevant work experience, preferably within commercial real estate or other real asset classes
Experience and interest in fundamental and statistical research
Collaborative team player with strong analytical skills, high proficiency with Excel and ideally experience with Argus
It is the policy of Pension Reserves Management Board to afford equal employment opportunity to all qualified persons regardless of race, color, religious creed, national origin, ancestry, age, military status, sexual orientation, disability, genetic information, gender identity, gender expression or gender unless based upon a bona fide occupational qualification.
About MA Pension Reserves Investment Management Board
The Pension Reserves Investment Management ("PRIM") Board is charged with the general supervision of the Pension Reserves Investment Trust (“PRIT”) Fund, created by legislation (Chapter 661 of the Acts of 1983) to accumulate assets through investment earnings and other revenue sources in order to assist the Commonwealth in reducing its unfunded pension liability, and likewise to assist local participating retirement systems in meeting their pension obligations.