Member type: Candidate Member
Employment type: Permanent Full Time
Closing Date: 04-06-2019
Contact Name:: Altus Group Limited
Contact Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Altus Group is currently seeking a candidate in the position of an Analyst based out of our Edmonton, Alberta office to join our Research, Valuation, and Advisory division. The Analyst will work within a dynamic team gaining experience in (but not limited to) commercial real estate valuation, valuation methods, building inspections, and data analysis.
The Analyst will be responsible for the collection, analysis and organization of commercial real estate data, which is to be used for valuation consulting services. In addition, the role will work closely with senior staff providing research and consulting support for key assignments.
Altus Group can provide mentorship by a cohesive team of industry professionals. The analyst will use their analytical skills to aid in the valuation and advisory process using industry leading tools (Argus Enter prise, Realnet, Altus Tools).
* Preparing accurate analysis or portions of appraisal reports using the latest market information obtained from various internal/external partners. Extensive senior co‐worker review is anticipated.
* Developing cash flow projections to be used in the appraisal process, using industry standard software such as Argus Enterprise or other appropriate software
* Conducting research and collecting data from both internal database and third party sources with respect to market rental rates, comparable building transactions and general market knowledge.
* Ensuring data collected as part of on‐going assignments is entered accurately into the company database in a timely fashion.
* In partnership with the Sr. Analyst, Consultant, Sr. Consultant, Associate Director, Director, or Sr. Director, performing building inspections.
* Continuously upgrading the level of knowledge regarding market and industry trends
* Accurately completing time sheets on a daily basis ensuring non-billable time and recoverable expenses are clearly outlined.
* Becoming a Candidate with the Appraisal Institute of Canada. Maintain Candidate status by completing requirements outline by the AIC, e.g. completing minimum of one (1) of the required courses towards designation per year.
* University or college degree, preferably in Commerce, Real Estate, Economics, or Finance or related experience in commercial appraisal/real estate valuation
* Related work experience is an asset
* Excellent communication skills – written, verbal, and oral presentation
* Valid Driver’s license is required
* Intermediate to advanced proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite: Word, Outlook, Excel (VLookup, Pivot Tables, Etc.)
* Basic skills in creating financial models (i.e. Excel, Argus, etc.)
* Excellent research, quantitative and analytical skills
* Ability to work in a team and independently
* Excellent time management skills and resourcefulness
* Ability to take initiative and be resourceful;
* Self-motivated with a high degree of integrity, honesty, and ethics
* Availability to work flexible hours.
* Candidate for the Appraisal Institute of Canada (AIC) designation is considered an asset