Development Projects Financial Analyst/Associate - Rockefeller Group

January 04, 2018

Rockefeller Group

Atlanta, Georgia 30326

Rockefeller Group is one of the most trusted names in real estate, known since the development of Rockefeller Center for pioneering large-scale, urban mixed-use development. For nearly nine decades the company has been recognized for its financial strength, stability and vision, and today remains committed to the selective acquisition, management and development of innovative, high-quality office, industrial, residential and mixed-use properties in urban centers and strategic distribution markets.  The company combines the global perspective and market access of a sophisticated development and investment management platform, through its partnership with Tokyo-based Mitsubishi Estate Co. Ltd., and its strategic investments in independent property fund platforms in the United States and Europe.

Rockefeller Group provides a competitive benefits package including medical, dental, vision, 401(k) plan, tuition reimbursement program and health club reimbursement program.

Rockefeller Group, meaning Rockefeller Group International, Inc. and its affiliates, is an equal opportunity employer and complies with all federal, state and local equal employment opportunity laws.


We are currently looking for a Development Projects Financial Analyst/Associate for our Southeast Region to support management in formulating asset strategies and evaluating projects from both financial and non-financial perspectives. This position is located in Atlanta, GA.

Summary of Key Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Conducts due diligence utilizing financial models, real estate documents, investment criteria and other relevant information to effectively evaluate development project feasibility
  • Supports the analysis, reporting and presentation needs of the development team
  • Participates in formulating and negotiating agreements with partner/investors and other appropriate individuals
  • Assists in developing proposed annual and long range operating and capital expenditure budgets and plans for the company and company projects
  • Collaborates with management as lead investment team member
  • Performs other duties as assigned


Experience/Knowledge/Skills Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree required – preferred field of education in Business
  • Master’s Degree or MBA in Finance, Real Estate or related field preferred
  • Minimum of 3-5 years of work experience within related work areas
  • Working knowledge of financial statements, investments and/or taxes required; and prior IRR, NPV, budget preparation, scenario analysis/proformas experience preferred
  • Fundamental understanding of real estate operations and/or prior experience with lease, loan, financing and/or partnership agreement documents required
  • Ability to track and analyze information to formulate appropriate recommendations
  • Excellent skills utilizing Excel, Word, Access or other relational databases and PowerPoint or other presentation software
  • Basic knowledge of ARGUS (or equivalent real estate cash flow modeling software) preferred
  • Excellent analytical skills and strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Independent and team project management skills required