Analyst - Mergers & Acquisition - Transaction Real Estate - TOR001MF

City: Toronto
Last visit: 2014-10-28
Author's ads: 1

Posted: 2014-10-28


Job Description 

Analyst - Mergers & Acquisition - Transaction Real Estate - TOR001MF


Ernst & Young's people in more than 140 countries are committed to operating with integrity, quality and professionalism in the provision of audit, tax and transaction advisory services. We strive to help all of our people achieve their professional and personal goals through an inclusive environment that values everyone's contributions, appreciates diversity of thought, fosters growth, and provides continuous opportunities for development. Recognized as one of Canada's top employers, Ernst & Young continually strives to be a great place to work.


Ernst & Young has the largest integrated real estate practice of any accounting firm. With 5,000 professionals around the world, our global network provides audit, tax and transaction advisory services to real estate owners, investors, lenders and users - including many REIT's, homebuilders and developers.


Our unique approach combines entrepreneurial thinking and a working knowledge of real estate issues with broad real estate experience, vast resources and a diverse network of clients and contacts. We serve more than 4,000 real estate clients across the country and throughout the world. Our Transaction Real Estate practice in Canada is part of a team of 500 dedicated real estate transaction professionals located around the globe. These professionals help plan, execute and integrate their clients' transactions strategy effectively, both domestically and across global markets.


Ernst & Young's Transaction Advisory Services practice is currently looking for an Analyst to join our real estate team in Toronto. Ernst & Young's Transaction Real Estate Practice provides real estate advisory services to owners, investors, lenders, users and governments.



Serve as a member of multiple client engagement teams. Participate in real estate advisory engagements in a fast-paced, service-oriented business environment. We are involved in the analysis of a variety of property types including multi-family residential, office, retail, hotel, industrial, mixed-use, and special-use properties.

Development of financial models

Valuation of various types of real estate assets and portfolios in support of various types of engagements including core valuation, due-diligence and transactions

Synthesize market information to be used in valuation, appraisals, competitive analysis, industry analysis, negotiation support and various other applications

Assist in real estate due diligence for buy-side or sell-side transactions

Continuous review of Canadian real estate market trends

Prepare and deliver presentations to clients

Support the team in identifying and exploring potential new business

Critically review valuations and models of real estate companies, funds, and other property vehicles

Support the team in business development and marketing initiatives across the country  

We are interested in candidates who have:

Undergraduate degree (preferably with a focus on finance or real estate)

Willingness to work towards a CBV, AACI, or CFA designation

An understanding of the commercial real estate industry in Canada

Strong project management skills

Strong computer and financial modeling skills including Microsoft, Excel and ARGUS

Understanding of key real estate value drivers, risks and opportunities

Ability to work in a team environment

Knowledge or interest in real estate processes, operations, and/or asset management would be strongly preferredThe successful candidate for this position will have strong written and verbal communication/presentation skills, superior analytical skills, demonstrated project and/or people management skills and have been recognized for their "roll up the sleeves" attitude and high levels of creative energy and enthusiasm.


Ernst & Young is committed to diversity and equity.

Industry: Accounting and Auditing Services

Job Function: Accounting and Finance