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Markets Officer - Macquarie Asset Management, Real Estate, Copenhagen


Do you want to be part of a talented global team? Are you instinctively entrepreneurial and ambitious in nature? If you're determined to succeed, we can help you reach your potential. At Macquarie, we look for innovative, driven and talented individuals who share our drive for excellence.


Macquarie Asset Management Real Estate is a global investor and manager of real estate assets. The team consists of approximately 230 high performing and motivated employees across circa 20 cities globally. The business manages +US$25 billion of assets, across two distinct investment strategies - core / core plus; and opportunistic. While we always take a pragmatic approach to investing, we are currently focused on sectors that we believe are supported by structural tailwinds (multi-housing, logistics/industrial, office and data centers).


Macquarie Asset Management Real Estate is seeking an emerging leader in the real estate sector with an asset management or transaction background to head our office in the Nordics and lead regional growth. Macquarie Asset Management currently has a +€450 mln portfolio in the Nordics and +€250m of equity dedicated specifically to the region through several mandates and pan-European funds with additional allocations to the Nordics.

You will lead growth in the region by deploying initial capital and building a team to support acquisition targets and manage assets. Eventually hiring dedicated transaction and asset management specialists.

Your responsibilities will require you to:

Transaction Management

  • take lead in transaction processes through the various phases of sourcing, structuring, underwriting, investment committee material preparation and documentation. 
  • manage investments from ‘cradle to grave’; origination, execution, asset management and exit.
  • work closely with external partners such as legal, brokers, financial advisors and consultants
  • prepare financial analysis and investment performance reports for internal and external stakeholders as required
  • prepare financial analysis in support of key asset level capital events and investment decisions (major leases, hold/sell analysis etc)
  • Assist with carrying out internal valuations and review external valuation reports
  • be involved in asset divestment

Asset performance

  • be responsible for achieving annual operating income goals for managed funds and separate accounts
  • partner with portfolio managers to develop, execute, and review quarterly performance of annual business plans for each property investment, including leasing, revenues, operating expenses, capital expenses, ESG and WH&S
  • perform financial and non-financial reporting
  • be in conjunction with the acquisitions/financing team, assist with property level sales, valuations and financings
  • oversee and negotiates lease contracts with prospective tenants with leasing agents, internal and external Legal teams
  • ensure lease obligations are fulfilled, documentation and company issues are resolved
  • build and direct a team of external real estate brokers to execute company strategies with respect to real estate activities and management
  • monitor all leasing activity to insure maximum occupancy and income
  • be responsible for monitoring the property management team
  • render assistance during acquisition and disposition of properties
  • additionally model a full lifecycle financial analysis for projects/assets in the portfolio


You will drive consistent and high-quality operational standards; foster best practices in acquiring and managing office buildings, apartments, retail properties and logistics distribution properties with input and direction of the investment performance team. You will be responsible for the use of existing policies for acquiring assets and diligence best practice, use existing policies and procedures for managing property managers and operating expense management, including property maintenance, energy usage, taxes, etc. Additionally you will benchmark operating performance against key market standards and business plans. You will be representing Macquarie Asset Management with key intermediaries, investors, competitors, and external partners as a thought leader in the industry whilst ensuring highest ethical standards in all of our dealings


About Macquarie Asset Management

Macquarie Asset Management is a large scale, global asset manager, providing clients with access to a diverse range of capabilities and products across infrastructure, real estate, natural resources, private credit, fixed income, equities, multi-asset and liquid alternatives. As at 31 March 2021, Macquarie Asset Management had $A562.2 billion of assets under management.


Our commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

The diversity of our people is one of our greatest strengths, and an inclusive workplace enables us to embrace that diversity to deliver more innovative and sustainable solutions for our people, clients, shareholders and communities. At Macquarie, you'll be encouraged to be yourself and supported to perform at your best. If you're inspired to deliver on our purpose of ‘empowering people to innovate and invest for a better future’, we want you on our team. If you need adjustments made to the recruitment process, please reach out to your recruiter.

As an inclusive employer, Macquarie does not discriminate on the grounds of age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marriage, civil partnership, pregnancy, maternity, race (including colour and ethnic or national origins), religion or belief.

Joining Macquarie means you’ll be able to work in a way that suits you best. With the right technology, support and resources, our people can work in a range of flexible ways. Talk to us about what working arrangements would help you thrive.

About Macquarie

A career at Macquarie means you’ll have the opportunity to develop and utilise new skills, explore interesting fields and do challenging work that will impact the lives of people around the world—whether it’s accelerating the green energy transition, helping sustain global food supplies, financing social housing projects or investing in essential infrastructure. At Macquarie, we’re empowering people to innovate and invest for a better future.

Our size and international presence means your work can take you anywhere—across business groups, disciplines, sectors and borders. With 17,000+ employees and offices in 33 markets around the world, we’re a truly global organisation.

You’ll be supported by a diverse team where the unique perspectives, ideas and experiences that all of our people bring are valued. You’ll be empowered to address unmet needs in our communities whilst advising and investing alongside our clients and partners. Working with us, you’ll have the opportunity to make a difference.

Macquarie is a global financial group providing clients with asset management, retail and business banking, wealth management, leasing and asset financing, market access, commodity trading, renewables development, specialist advisory, capital raising and principal investment.

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Job no: MAM-960601
Work type: Permanent - Full time
Location: Denmark
Category: Senior, Asset Management
Group: Macquarie Asset Management
Recruiter: Jerome De Robillard
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