Acquisition Analyst

Cobalt Recruitment
England, London
benefits package + bonus
Closing date
25 May 2022
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A private equity backed provider of PRS Housing is seeking an Acquisition Analyst to join their team based in London.

This is an exciting opportunity for a numerical real estate professional to join a rapidly growing business with plenty of future career progression.

Key Acquisition Analyst responsibilities include:

  • Assist in the underwriting and due diligence of specific investment opportunities.
  • Interpreting site details, development proformas and other details provided by vendors.
  • Prepare appraisals and report for investment committee's and peer review those of other analysts.
  • Ensure all deal opportunities are effectively researched, reviewed and responded to in a timely manner.
  • Undertake accurate and thorough research to support investment appraisals.
  • Work collaboratively with colleagues and partner companies.
  • Manage existing third-party relationships.
  • Carry out ad hoc projects to aid the achievement of the company's objectives.

Key Acquisition Analyst requirements include:

  • Degree qualified in Real Estate, Business or Investment (minimum 2:1).
  • Proficient in the use of MS Excel and PowerPoint.
  • Excellent research and financial modelling skills
  • Ability to work with accuracy and efficiency.
  • Strong interpersonal and presentation skills.

Office based in Central London.

Salary from £30,000 - £50,000 per annum, plus bonus and benefits.

If this opportunity if of interest and you have the experience required, please apply online with your CV in word format.


Cobalt is a leading specialist recruitment provider to the Real Estate, Finance, Accounting & Banking, Construction & Engineering sectors. We recruit professionals from our offices in the UK, Europe, Middle East and Asia Pacific for clients ranging from large corporate organisations to niche entrepreneurial entities. Consultants at Cobalt have an impressive knowledge of their specialist sectors, often having been attracted to Cobalt directly from industry as well as from other recruitment and search consultancies.

Within Real Estate we recruit all types of professionals spanning the full property lifecycle, our Banking & Finance teams recruit Real Estate Bankers on the lending and restructuring side as well as Corporate Accounting functions and Management Accountants. The Construction & Engineering teams are technically and commercially focused, recruiting professionals in areas such as Costs and Project Management, Architecture, Town Planning and Facilities Management as well as a wide range of Engineering disciplines.

We recruit at all levels from recently qualified professional to Board Director through executive search, our market leading propriety database and advertising in leading industry publications for both permanent and interim opportunities.

Our in-depth market knowledge not only attracts top tier candidates, but also enables us to advise our clients on the most appropriate recruitment approach to take with complementary advice on remuneration and retention.

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