Job Title: Real Estate – BREDS Liquids, Analyst
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Blackstone Real Estate Debt Strategies (“BREDS”)
Blackstone Real Estate Overview:
Blackstone is a global leader in real estate investing. Blackstone’s real estate business was founded in 1991 and has $187 billion of investor capital under management. Blackstone is one of the largest property owners in the world, owning and operating assets across every major geography and sector, including logistics, multifamily and single family housing, office, hospitality and retail. Our opportunistic funds seek to acquire undermanaged, well-located assets across the world. Blackstone’s Core+ strategy invests in substantially stabilized real estate globally through regional open-ended funds focused on high-quality assets and Blackstone Real Estate Income Trust, Inc. (BREIT), a non-listed REIT that invests in U.S. income-generating assets. Blackstone Real Estate also operates one of the leading global real estate debt businesses, providing comprehensive financing solutions across the capital structure and risk spectrum, including management of Blackstone Mortgage Trust (NYSE: BXMT).
Analysts at Blackstone have the opportunity to participate in all aspects of real estate investing and can expect to be staffed on a number of transactions at once. Due to the relatively small size of the professional staff, Analysts are expected to assume integral roles on deal teams.
The Analyst will work directly with the BREDS Liquids business, which is responsible for sourcing, analyzing and executing all liquid, real estate-related debt investments on behalf of Blackstone Real Estate. The Analyst will have the opportunity to participate in the investment process for a wide range of US and European real estate debt transactions, with a primary focus on CMBS and RMBS.
Analyst work may include:
- Acquisitions of CMBS/RMBS, corporate real estate debt, derivatives and other forms of public and private securities
- New loan originations
- Real estate analysis and modeling
- Market research and comparable company analysis
- Development of presentations and memoranda
- Assistance in the diligence and evaluation of trading opportunities
Blackstone seeks to hire individuals who are highly motivated, mature and intelligent and have demonstrated excellence in prior endeavors. The successful candidate should have:
- Strong communication skills
- A desire to work in a team environment, often under pressure
- Excellent attention to detail
- Good judgment
- Demonstrated interest in financial markets
- Basic knowledge of accounting, finance and real estate are desirable
To be considered for the 2022 Analyst Program, applicants must meet the following criteria:
- Currently enrolled as an undergraduate student (anticipated graduation date Spring 2022) or 1-2 years of relevant work experience in sales and trading, investment banking, or investment management
- For campus hires, resume must include expected graduation month/year and GPA
- Resume must be in PDF format
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, sexual orientation, national origin or any other category protected by law.
If you need a reasonable accommodation to complete your application, please contact Human Resources at 212-583-5000 (US), +44 (0)20 7451 4000 (EMEA) or +852 3656 8600 (APAC).
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