Department

1st VP, Global Partners

Partner - Global
Posted: 05/14/2022
Full Time
Los Angeles, CA
The ideal candidate should have relevant in-house experience at a real estate private equity firm, real estate consultancy or private placement group, and be keen to take on an integral role in an entrepreneurial environment. The major responsibilities of the Partner Relations Manager will be focused on supporting fundraising activities and business development internationally, specifically as it relates to real estate equity funds and co-investments.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:
  • Responsible for articulating CIM's investment strategy, platforms, competitive advantages, performance, and for explaining in detail CIM's various investments to both existing and potential investors and other stakeholders
  • Function as real estate equity specialist for the GPG team, and effectively work or partner with other PRMs where needed to provide support in knowledge gap and to respond to any investors inquiries related to CIM’s related products. 
  • Promoting CIM's organization (brand awareness and recognition)
  • Be a primary point of contact for CIM's existing investors to provide and maintain regular communication and client service through in-person meetings and/or calls
  • Develop and maintain relationships with new potential investors and responding to their requests and concerns
  • Research and analyze potential investors, competitors and other market dynamics
  • Help to generate and source new investments
  • Work closely with the Business Development Group to create and structure new products
  • Represent CIM at various trade organizations, conferences, panels, and the like
  • Work closely with the Portfolio Oversight Group to generate due diligence and other offering materials such as PPM, Flipbook, and DDQ's
  • Participate in preparing responses to investor requests
  • Accompany existing and new investors on property tours as needed

  • EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:
  • Bachelor’s degree in business, finance or related field required, MBA preferred
  • Between 5 and 15 years’ experience in private equity institutional funds
  • Direct experience in Investments or Client Service / Investor Relations with an established network of institutional contacts
  • Demonstrated competence with Microsoft Office including Outlook, Excel, PowerPoint and Word
  • Experience with Sales Force or similar software a plus
  • Series 7 & 63 Licenses required
  • Competent with software products, including Microsoft Offices, Salesforce, and Concur
  • Strong knowledge of the Institutional industry & investment process
  • Operate standard office equipment.
  • KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
  • Highly analytical and detail oriented.
  • Deadline driven and ability to manage multiple tasks.
  • Ability to work independently and to proactively evaluate and address work opportunities within the area of responsibility
  • Ability to apply common-sense understanding to carry out instructions.
  • Ability to solve practical problems.
  • Ability to read, analyze and interpret complex agreements.
  • Ability to communicate effectively, both written and verbal.
  • Ability to work independently and as a team with a customer focus
  • Demonstrated exceptional customer service experience
  • Ability to write simple correspondence and/or reports
  • Ability to effectively present information to customers, clients and other employees of the organization.
  • PERFORMANCE METRICS:
  • Accuracy in work product.
  • Timeliness in completion of work product.
  • Feedback from clients, peers, customers and other key contacts on effectiveness of the incumbent.  
  • CIM does not accept unsolicited resumes from Agencies.  Any unsolicited resumes received from Agencies will be considered property of CIM and no fees will be due or paid.  If you wish to become an approved Agency with CIM or any of its Affiliates, please contact a member of the CIM Talent Acquisition Team.