EY Senior Consultant, REAS - Brisbane in Brisbane, Australia

Senior Consultant, REAS - Brisbane

Transaction Advisory Services

Requisition # BRI001GZ

Post Date Oct 18, 2018

The EY Real Estate Advisory Services (REAS) team is a specialist global real estate team with a focus on three core services, Real Estate Transactions, Real Estate Valuations and Real Estate Advisory. As part of the team you will gain experience across a range of asset classes including, residential, retail, office, industrial, infrastructure and, special use properties throughout Australia. Your clients will include large corporates, all levels of government, major financial institutions foreign and private investors, developers and multi-national organisations.

You will have the opportunity to work with other talented teams within EY to broaden your knowledge, work on multibillion dollar projects and transactions and potentially travel.

About the opportunity

Our continued success has provided growth for a Senior Consultant within our Brisbane REAS office. We are looking for high performing team members who will bring a sense of passion to their work whilst fostering teamwork and innovative thinking. You should demonstrate a thorough understanding of complex real estate concepts and stay informed of technical issues. Candidates should be able to develop and maintain productive relationships with clients focus on deliverables and prioritise multiple tasks. The successful candidate must be committed to staying abreast of cutting-edge industry knowledge and have the ability to quickly anticipate and respond to the issues of a networked and constantly changing industry.

Your key responsibilities

In your role as a Senior Consultant you will:

  • Assist with valuation assignments in both stabilised assets and development properties

  • Assist on and be at the forefront of major urban renewal and infrastructure projects including the preparation of business cases, transaction strategies and property development advisory.

  • Provide vendor and acquisition due diligence for clients disposing or acquiring real estate assets or portfolios of assets

  • Assist with real estate transactions including contributing to pitches, production of information memorandums, liaising with vendors / bidders and bid analysis and evaluation. Provide real estate cash flow modelling for income producing and development assets in addition to analytic model reviews

  • Provide market research and trend analysis and undertake thought leaderships papers

  • Work on new and innovative housing models such as Build to Rent etc.

Skills and attributes for success

  • Experience using Estate Master, Argus Enterprise or other financial modelling programs will be highly regarded

  • Strong analytical skills and attention to detail

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

  • Experience in client facing roles, with excellent report writing and presentation skills

  • A detailed understanding of valuation methodologies

  • Having qualified as a valuer or worked as assistant valuer would be highly regarded

To qualify for the role you must have

  • A bachelor’s degree in Property or Real Estate Valuations course (preferred but not mandatory)

  • Professional accreditation such a CPV of the API or RICS

  • Approximately 3-5 years or more of work experience in the real estate field

What we look for

We are interested in people who are driven, who can think critically and creatively and who are used to working in a dynamic, fast-paced environment. We're seeking people with the ability to quickly anticipate and respond to the issues of a constantly changing global economy. If you have a strong desire to develop your career in business/consulting, then this is the role for you.

What working at EY offers

Our continued success has propelled rapid growth in our Real Estate team. We have ambitious plans and we are seeking high performing experienced professionals to expand our Brisbane practice. We offer a competitive compensation package where you will be rewarded based on your performance and recognised for the value you bring to the business. Our comprehensive Total Rewards package includes support for flexible working and career development. We also offer:

  • Support, coaching and feedback from some of the most engaging colleagues around

  • Opportunities to develop new skills and progress your career

  • The freedom and flexibility to handle your role in a way that’s right for you

About EY

As a global leader in assurance, tax, transaction and advisory services, we are using the finance products, expertise and systems we have developed to build a better working world. That starts with a culture that believes in giving you the training, opportunities and creative freedom to make things better. Whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime. And with a commitment to hiring and developing the most passionate people, we will make our ambition to be the best employer by 2020 a reality.

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

Join us in building a better working world.

Apply now.

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