Real Estate, Hospitality & Construction Analyst (UAE National)

Ernst & Young

Dubai, UAE

Posted
Ref: NP946-1685

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

Strategy & Transactions - Real Estate, Hospitality and Construction (RHC) Analyst

Competitive business today is all about making intelligent, informed decisions. Our Transaction Real Estate professionals help clients make strategic real estate decisions with objective advice. As an Analyst, you will be an important part of our diversely talented, highly experienced team and work at the forefront of high-profile transactions.

The opportunity

We are looking for an aspirational Real Estate investment professional with corporate finance or strategy background and a focus on Real Estate, Hospitality and Construction (RHC).

Your key responsibilities

As an Analyst within the RHC team, you are likely to spend your day working on the key operational issues that our clients face, working with management on parts of the acquisition process and regularly undertake valuations and development advisory engagements to help our clients make better decisions.

Skills and attributes for success

We support clients with their evolving business strategy throughout the real estate lifecycle with the following services:

- Valuation - including purchase price allocation of real property or portfolios for purposes of financial or tax reporting
- Transaction due diligence (buy-side and sell-side/carve-out) - including lender diligence, real estate M&A diligence, real estate asset diligence, transaction closing proration
- Operational diligence and performance reviews for hotels, malls and leisure/entertainment assets
- Development and Strategic Advisory - feasibility studies, highest-and-best use analysis, concept ideation/development, destination strategy, tourism product development (leisure and entertainment), growth/expansion/entry strategies
- Capital markets - including capital strategy for property and real estate entities, raising equity capital or debt

Requirements

To qualify for the role you must have

- As a minimum, a bachelor's degree in in real estate (preferred), economics, finance, business or engineering and at least 1 year of related work experience
- Familiarity with RHC terminology and good research skills
- Good business English writing skills
- Willingness to travel in the region (approximately 25%)
- Excel and financial modelling skills. Argus experience strongly desired

Ideally, you'll also have

- Middle East experience is beneficial
- Good business acumen and strategic mind set
- Arabic fluency is a plus

What we look for

We are looking for candidates who are highly motivated and keen to learn and grow within EY. You will be an analytical and logical thinker with a passion for real estate and have a very strong attention to detail. Being a strong team player is critical with the ability to adapt to changing requirements or deadlines in support of our clients goals.

What we offer

We offer a competitive compensation package where you'll be rewarded based on performance and recognized for the value you bring to our business. Plus, we offer:

- Continuous learning : You'll develop the mindset and skills to navigate whatever comes next.
- Success as defined by you : We'll provide the tools and flexibility, so you can make a meaningful impact, your way.
- Transformative leadership : We'll give you the insights, coaching and confidence to be the leader the world needs.
- Diverse and inclusive culture: You'll be embraced for who you are and empowered to use your voice to help others find theirs.

If you can demonstrate that you meet the criteria above, please contact us as soon as possible.

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