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Sale Leaseback Capital – Associate

Full Time
Real Estate Field
  • Asset / Portfolio Management
Postal Code
United States

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The Opportunity

Mesirow Financial is a leading, independent diversified financial services firm with headquarters in Chicago, and locations across the globe. The firm aims to understand, anticipate and meet our clients' financial needs with a multitude of high-quality products and services. With expertise in Investment Management, Capital Markets and Investment Banking (CMIB), Mesirow Financial provides tailored and innovative solutions institutions, public sector entities, corporations and individuals.

A key component of our CMIB division is the Sale-Leaseback Capital group, which is a fully integrated net lease investment and asset management group. The team has completed more than 150 sale-leaseback transactions valued at over $3 billion in recent years. The Associate will be actively involved in all facets of the Sale-Leaseback Capital team’s real estate acquisition process, with a focus on assisting with business development and facilitating introductions to new acquisition targets. To learn more about the team and view a list of recent transactions please click

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

  • Assist team in evaluating, prospecting, and making initial introductions to new acquisition targets.
  • Research and analyze market data, sales comps, competitor positioning, economic information and market reports to confirm initial underwriting assumptions.
  • Prepare various acquisition reports, including pipeline reports that reflect current acquisitions activity.
  • Assist in the creation and issuance of Letters of Intent and other correspondence with prospective sellers.
  • Communicate with various stakeholders (both internal and external) with regards to new and potential investments.
  • Assist in the asset management and servicing of existing clients.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance required; CPA or MBA desired.
  • Minimum 3 years real estate acquisitions, investment banking, sale-leaseback financing or related fields.
  • Exceptional oral and written communication skills.
  • Proficient in all aspects of Excel, Microsoft Word and Outlook.
  • Strong interpersonal skills to function comfortably with all levels of the organization.
  • Highly enthusiastic, self-motivated professional.
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously a must.
  • Capacity to work effectively with others, collaborative.

Job Functions

  • Acquisitions
  • Asset Management
  • Research/Market Analysis

Job Sectors

  • Industrial
  • Office
  • Retail


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