Senior Associate, Acquisitions

Hong Kong, Hong Kong




Company Description


Founded in 1966, Heitman is a premier global real estate investment management firm with over $53 billion in assets under management. Heitman has three main business lines: direct real estate investment; the origination and servicing of debt secured by real estate and investments in publicly traded securities, including REITs, REOCs and other real estate companies. The Firm offers investment products and services across the risk/return spectrum, within each category.


Heitman is proud to be employee owned, and the firm’s real estate solutions are directed by some of the most experienced and innovative professionals in the industry. Headquartered in Chicago, with offices in Frankfurt, Hong Kong, London, Los Angeles, Luxembourg, Melbourne, New York, Seoul and Tokyo, Heitman has over 360 employees who offer specialized expertise — from a specific discipline to local insight.


This Opportunity


Our Hong Kong office is seeking a Senior Associate to join the Acquisitions team.


The responsibilities of a Senior Associate, Acquisitions include, but are not limited to:

  • Work on transaction deal teams to underwrite and execute real estate acquisitions across Asia Pacific markets
  • Prepare detailed investment committee presentation materials including financial underwriting, investment analysis and recommendations
  • Manage due diligence and closing phase of the transaction in conjunction with in-house and external parties
  • Provide active support to in-house and external parties in monitoring investments through their lifecycles, including assisting the evaluation of current and projected performance of properties and investment dispositions
  • Build relationships with asset owners, developers, operator companies and sponsors/lenders


We are seeking individuals who meet the following criteria:

  • Minimum 4 years of investment, finance or surveying related experience
  • Prior experience in real estate private equity, surveying, valuations, corporate finance or accounting firms is preferred (MHKIS/MRICS or equivalent is a plus)
  • Ability to multi-task, self-directed and effectively complete tasks within demanding timelines and competing priorities
  • Demonstrate solid depth and breadth of analytical and modeling skills
  • Excellent written communication ability
  • Enjoys working both independently and in a team setting with professionals across all levels
  • Strong Power Point skills and knowledge of Argus a plus

The Heitman Difference – Culture

Our culture recognizes the importance of our biggest differentiator — our people. Heitman’s collaborative work environment gives our professionals the opportunity to build something together. Something too appealing to ignore and too rewarding to leave.

Our culture is driven by our core values: Respect, Commitment, Innovation, and Integrity. We strive to maintain an inclusive and collaborative environment where all ideas are welcome. Among many other Heitman sponsored programs, we encourage our employees to get out into the community and volunteer with their favorite organizations – you’ll even get paid time off to do just that!


Heitman offers an excellent compensation and benefits package, including medical, life insurance, and a generous vacation/sick plan.


Additional Information


Interested professionals should apply via our website at Please make sure to select “careers” under the About tab to submit your cover letter and resume. If you are a Heitman employee, please make sure to apply using your Heitman email address.


Equal Employment Opportunity: Heitman is an equal employment opportunity employer and complies with all applicable laws prohibiting discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, sex, age, national origin or ancestry, physical, medical or mental disability or condition (including, without limitation, HIV and AIDS), developmental disability, handicap, denial of family and medical care leave, denial of pregnancy leave, domestic partner status, status as a victim of sexual or domestic violence (or familial relationship to such victim), veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation, arrest records, citizenship status, criminal history that has been expunged, unfavorable discharge from the military, or any other basis protected by federal, state or local laws.