Blackstone is one of the world’s leading investment firms. We seek to create positive economic impact and long-term value for our investors, the companies we invest in, and the communities in which we work. We do this by using extraordinary people and flexible capital to help companies solve problems. Our $649 billion in assets under management include investment vehicles focused on private equity, real estate, public debt and equity, life sciences, growth equity, opportunistic, non-investment grade credit, real assets and secondary funds, all on a global basis. Further information is available at www.blackstone.com. Follow Blackstone on Twitter @Blackstone.
Blackstone Real Estate Overview:
Blackstone is a global leader in real estate investing. Blackstone’s real estate business was founded in 1991 and has $196 billion of investor capital under management. Blackstone is one of the largest property owners in the world, owning and operating assets across every major geography and sector, including logistics, multifamily and single family housing, office, hospitality and retail. Our opportunistic funds seek to acquire undermanaged, well-located assets across the world. Blackstone’s Core+ strategy invests in substantially stabilized real estate globally through regional open-ended funds focused on high-quality assets and Blackstone Real Estate Income Trust, Inc. (BREIT), a non-listed REIT that invests in U.S. income-generating assets. Blackstone Real Estate also operates one of the leading global real estate debt businesses, providing comprehensive financing solutions across the capital structure and risk spectrum, including management of Blackstone Mortgage Trust (NYSE: BXMT).
2022 Real Estate BREIT Analyst
We are seeking a Portfolio Management Analyst for Blackstone Real Estate Income Trust (“BREIT”), our public non-listed REIT. Since launching in January 2017, BREIT is among the largest vehicles within Blackstone and one of the largest public REITs in the US with over $40 billion in total assets and over $20 billion in net asset value. BREIT is a part of the Blackstone Real Estate’s broader Core+ business, which is the fastest growing segment within Blackstone Real Estate, with over $60 billion of investor capital under management.
The BREIT Portfolio Management Analyst will work with BREIT management to help manage all aspects of BREIT including development & execution of key strategies and day-to-day management of the business. The main areas of responsibility for the BREIT Portfolio Management Analyst include:
- Portfolio Management & Analytics
o Produce analytics to drive decision making on:
§ Investments (real estate & securities allocations, hold vs. sell, yield & coverage)
§ Balance Sheet (leverage, cost of capital, interest rate exposure, liquidity, buying power)
§ Capital Raising (new product development)
§ Corporate Strategy (performance, deployment, asset allocation)
o Participate in and create materials for key special projects & BREIT Board meetings
o Participate in weekly internal BREIT meetings & discussions
Blackstone seeks to hire individuals who are highly motivated, mature and intelligent and have demonstrated excellence in prior endeavors. In addition to strong analytical skills, the successful candidate should have:
- Desire for a robust corporate modeling experience including fluency in Excel & PowerPoint
- Excellent written, verbal and interpersonal communication stills
- Energetic, self-motivated, self-starter who thrives on challenge in a dynamic environment
- Ability to multi-task and execute a wide range of assignments
- Team oriented and collaborative with ability to easily interact with multiple parts of the group/firm
- Organized with strong attention to detail
- Operate with the highest degree of integrity, motivation, and intellectual curiosity
To be considered for the 2022 Analyst Program, applicants must meet the following criteria:
- Currently enrolled as an undergraduate student
- Anticipated graduation date: Fall 2021 – Spring 2022
- Resume must include expected graduation month/year and GPA
- Resume must be in PDF format
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, sexual orientation, national origin or any other category protected by law.