Being a client lead for regular fund valuations for specialist student sector funds and institutional clients
Preparing valuations and reports for investors and banks (short and long form), with assistance from more junior team members
Assignments could be anywhere in the UK and / or continental Europe, with particular focus on Ireland, Spain and the Netherlands, but with opportunities likely to arise in other countries.
Business development, which may in the form of handling repeat business, attending networking events and giving client presentations.
At Director level, we will ideally look for relevant sector knowledge, contacts within the sector and further business generation potential.
You must be able to handle the responsibility of signing off larger valuations within a short time of joining us and have the leadership ability to supervise more junior team members up to AD level.
Experience of interfacing with clients appropriately.
Must have a solid grasp of income driven investment valuations and development appraisals.
Willingness to travel to university towns anywhere in the UK and in Europe.
Ideally, we are looking for someone who can lead on international mandates (as well as the UK) and forge collaborations with European colleagues.
Ability to build working relationships with colleagues in other teams.
Willingness to work in a slightly specialised niche sector is absolutely essential.
Flexible and versatile approach to work.
Strong analytical and research skills and the tenacity to follow up’
Willingness to engage with assignments which may be out of the ordinary.
Able to tune in’ to a team project and work alongside others and also work autonomously.
Problem solving ability.
Essential Skills / Qualification Required
Qualified to MRICS for a minimum of 3 years (to satisfy some signatory criteria)
A high level of IT skills is required for this role you will need to be a proficient end user in Excel and Word as a minimum;
you will also use Powerpoint and Argus Developer on a regular basis. Knowledge of Tableau and Argus Enterprise an advantage but not essential.