Do you want to contribute to international equity raising, real estate stock trading, and Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A) transactions? Are you looking for a challenging internship at the intersection of Corporate Finance and real estate? Then read on because we might be looking for you!
What will you be doing?
As an intern, you will work in a dedicated team focused on the Corporate Finance business within the real estate sector. In this team, you will assist with equity raising for real estate funds, trading real estate stocks on the secondary market, and (re)structuring funds and joint ventures. The team guides clients in developing new investment strategies, preparing marketing materials, approaching investors, and closing transactions. CBRE Capital Advisors in Amsterdam is part of a global team with which you will collaborate on a daily basis.
During a period of approximately six months, you will actively be part of the team and perform various tasks to support the consultants. As a team member, you will learn quickly and gain insight into how complex (international) transactions come to fruition. You will have the opportunity to gain Corporate Finance transaction experience within the real estate sector and simultaneously support ongoing deals in various phases (such as pitches, preparation, marketing, and closing).
During your internship at Capital Advisors, your daily tasks will include:
– Preparing marketing documents.
– Creating DCF models and financial analyses.
– Conducting market and competition analyses.
– Participating in calls with clients and (potential) investors.
– Assisting in winning new mandates.
Throughout the internship, you will receive intensive guidance from specialists with extensive experience in the Corporate Finance business within the real estate sector. Additionally, we offer you the opportunity to work on a graduation assignment.
What do you have to offer us?
– You are in the final stages of a university degree in a financial/economic field.
– You have an affinity for financial markets and/or real estate.
– You are analytically and numerically strong.
– You are proactive and take initiative.
– You have commercial insight and see opportunities.
– You have excellent communication skills in both Dutch and English, both written and spoken.
What do we have to offer you?
As an intern at CBRE, you will have the opportunity to gain relevant work experience and, if applicable, write your thesis. You will be actively involved with the team during your internship. We regularly organize activities such as gatherings, company outings, and department events. We offer you an internship in an enthusiastic and motivated team, providing a pleasant working environment with many challenges. You can discover where your strengths lie and explore your direction within the real estate sector.
Within CBRE, there are excellent opportunities for advancement after a successful completion of the internship, both within the Capital Advisors team and beyond (e.g., the Capital Markets Traineeship).
What will your team be?
The Capital Advisors team is part of the Capital Markets department. It is a close-knit team of experienced and motivated consultants with a passion for the profession. They are involved in the commercial guidance and advice of buying and selling processes of commercial real estate, as well as the coordination of due diligence processes. They also advise our clients on real estate financing.
While hard work is involved, successes are certainly celebrated through various gatherings, company outings, and department events. During your internship, we offer you an educational and enjoyable experience!
Who is your new employer?
CBRE is an organization where it doesn’t matter whether you are an experienced professional or a young talent and in what position you play. We offer everyone the freedom to seize opportunities. We work hard for our successes and celebrate them together, for example, after closing a deal or during our weekly gathering.
With over 115,000 employees spread across 500 offices in 100+ countries, CBRE is a global leader in real estate consultancy. In the Netherlands, our 600 professionals work from Amsterdam, The Hague, Eindhoven, Rotterdam, Utrecht, and Zwolle every day on the most beautiful real estate projects.
Since early 2019, CBRE has had a new headquarters in the Schinkelbuurt in Amsterdam, called The Core. A new, innovative office under the fifty-year-old roof of a former car garage. With this office, we are embarking on a new path, giving entrepreneurship space and working more closely with clients and each other.
How to apply?
We look forward to your application! Make sure to include a CV and a motivation letter indicating why you choose a real estate internship and your availability period. If you have any questions, our recruiter Cato Jaartsveld will be happy to answer them via Cato.Jaartsveld@cbre.com.