Job Category:Commercial Property Valuation
Opportunity Awaits at Altus Group!
Our Research, Valuation, and Advisory division is adding a Real Estate Valuation Analyst to our team. You will be part of a collaborative and dynamic team, gaining experience in the business of appraisal, appraisal review and appraisal management for all property types. This is an exciting opportunity for you to get exposure to different asset types. You will also learn how to set up and manage the client workflow process and work with Argus ValueInsight.
If you are seeking the chance to learn more about the real estate industry from a global leader where you will have the opportunity to gain a wealth of experience and take advantage of the opportunity to build your network, join us.
What's in it for you
Professional development. You will become Argus Certified and have the chance to grow your knowledge within the Commercial Real Estate field.
Hands-on exposure. You will be part of an organization that works on an exciting range of real estate property projects across the country, a place that is recognized at the top of our industry. You will gain insights into property valuations and appraisals, fostering relationships with internal team members and clients. You will be mentored by senior staff on your team, gaining exposure and insights into a wide range of projects with the chance to work on many different asset types.
What you will do:
Prepare cash flow models. You will use Argus Enterprise and client data (rent rolls, operating statements, tenant sales, and various other financial information) to learn the preparation of cash flow models. You will learn how to prepare the Sales Comparison and Cost approaches for the appraisal report.
Complete appraisal reviews. You will learn how to review third-party appraisal reports as part of the valuation management process, which includes checking the ARGUS Enterprise cash flow model for factual and market assumptions, reviewing the appraisal reports, and comparing the valuation metrics to the benchmark data. You will use your best judgement and knowledge to determine the reasonableness of the valuation and ensure that the appraisal reports comply with USPAP and State regulations.
Appraisal management. You will learn and apply the administrative tasks that drive the Altus- client process appraisal process and gain insights into the market analysis and valuation of client properties. You will contribute to Argus ValueInsight, setup, scheduling calls, drafting engagement letters between clients and third-party appraisers.
Participate in training. You will complete On-Boarding Training (Core Competency Training, Business Practices and Ethics & USPAP & Basic Appraisal Principles and Procedures) and become ARGUS Certified. Additionally, you will build awareness of Due Diligence for clients’ acquisitions.
Our new Real Estate Valuation Analyst will have:
The education and experience. You have a Bachelor of Science degree in Real Estate, Finance, Economics, Accounting, or a related field with a minimum GPA of 3.2. You may have gained exposure to the CRE industry through an internship. Please submit a copy of your resume and unofficial transcript.
The technical skills. You have the business writing, research, quantitative and analytical skills to complete an end-to-end appraisal review. You are proficient in Excel (v-lookups, pivot tables, DCF models), and you may have experience with ARGUS Enterprise.
The growth mindset. You can take the initiative and be resourceful, operating with a high degree of integrity, honesty, and ethics. You are a continuous learner motivated to gain knowledge and earn further certification.
The interpersonal skills. You have effective and flexible communication skills, including the confidence to relay when you are behind on deliverables or require assistance. You are a strong collaborator, building trusting relationships and influencing others. You can translate technical information for a non-technical audience, and you are comfortable presenting to stakeholders at any level.
The flexibility. You are available to work outside traditional business hours and travel locally for inspections in your own vehicle once the restrictions of the COVID pandemic are lifted, and it is safe to do so. This position will be on a hybrid model.
Come realize your potential at Altus Group!
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