Associate – Investments - Asana Partners

December 13, 2016

Asana Partners

Charlotte, North Carolina

About Us:

Asana Partners is a real estate investment company that creates value through acquisition, enhancement, and operation of distinctive retail properties in dynamic urban markets in the United States.   We recruit professionals with proven experience, a deep understanding of the industry, the ability to think independently, and a track record of doing business the right way.


The Associate will work closely with the Director of Investments and Director of Development to source new acquisition opportunities, build relationships with key development partners, expand into new markets and develop future investment strategies.  The Associate will partner with multiple teams including Managing Partners, Development, Asset Management and Leasing to develop and ensure seamless execution of the value creation strategy and tactical business plan for all Fund assets. The Associate will help to manage redevelopment activities including budgeting, design, contracting, scheduling and construction and work closely with Merchandising and Leasing to ensure tenant up-fits are completed in order to meet or exceed budgeted economics, timing, and aesthetic considerations.   Duties include:

  • Partner with the Director of Development, Investments and Leasing teams to create and execute redevelopment value creation strategies and business plans for acquisitions
  • Partner with the Leasing team to design, budget and oversee all tenant up-fit work
  • Interview, select, contract and manage third party consultants, including but not limited to architects, engineers, permit expeditors, attorneys and general contractors
  • Coordinate with Asset Management to manage on-site work or construction
  • Manage Analyst team to underwrite new acquisition and redevelopment opportunities
  • Manage the schedule and budget for each redevelopment or development (forward take-out) project
  • Manage Analyst team and coordinate with Asset Management on the quarterly valuation process



  • 5+ years’ experience in real estate acquisitions, developments, redevelopments, construction, or capital markets
  • Bachelor’s Degree in real estate, business, finance, engineering, or related field; MBA or Master’s degree in real estate, engineering, architecture or equivalent experience
  • Strong interpersonal and collaboration skills
  • Critical thinker with exceptional analytical and problem solving skills
  • Strong work ethic, self-motivated, and capable of effective independent judgment
  • Acute attention to detail and passion for quality
  • Strong organizational and process skills
  • Demonstrated ability to successfully manage multiple, complex projects
  • Frequent Travel


Asana Partners is an Equal Opportunity Employer.