Private Equity Assistant Vice President - Asset Management

Download Job Description


  • Manage a portfolio of investments with a degree of independence.
  • Execute investment strategy and understand investment performance measures and metrics.
  • Develop annual business plans to achieve investment strategies that are consistent with client objectives.
  • Prepare quarterly valuations, quarterly investment updates, quarterly cash flow projections and other financial reports.
  • Review and approve property operating statements; share accountability for budgeted results and supports the budget versus actual analysis.
  • Analyze leases and rental rates against market and budget; make recommendations to Portfolio Management on leasing decisions; negotiate leases with support from senior team.
  • Analyze value of capital projects; create plan and make recommendations to Portfolio Management; execute capital plan.
  • Implement ESG+R strategies.
  • Negotiate property management agreements with support from senior team.
  • Support senior team in restructurings, sales and asset financings as required.
  • Understand capital and investment structure and the relationship between property operations and investment performance.
  • Develop strong market knowledge for assigned assets; collect market information including competitive market information.
  • Support Asset Management on assets through data collection, cash flow modeling, competitive analysis, research analysis and annual business plan and budget preparations.
  • Support Acquisitions on market intelligence and due diligence for new acquisitions.


  • Work effectively as a member of a team.
  • Develop strong working relationships with Portfolio Managers and members of the Asset Management team.
  • Generate innovative approaches to situations.
  • Implement thorough follow-up and attention to detail.
  • Provide constructive input on improving how the Firm and/or the group functions.
  • Contribute to the professional development of peers and more junior level staff.

Skills/Experience Required

  • BS/BA and a strong academic record with emphasis on real estate, finance, accounting and/or economics required.
  • 5 years of direct real estate asset management experience required.
  • Strong analytical and organizational skills.
  • Knowledge of accounting and finance principles.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills.
  • Fluency with Argus AE valuation software and Excel required.
  • Ability to select and efficiently manage the activities of internal resources and third-party service providers.
  • Good negotiation skills and presentation skills.


At AEW, your base pay is one part of your total compensation package. The base pay for this role is between $110-150K. Your actual base pay will depend on your skills, qualifications, experience, location, internal equity, and market conditions. Additional compensation and benefits include:

  • Annual cash bonus opportunity
  • Eligibility for health insurance (medical, dental, vision)
  • 401K plan with match and employer-funded retirement account
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Tuition relief
  • Parental leave
  • Flexible time off and eligibility for hybrid work for most roles
  • Matching gift and volunteer programs

AEW Capital Management is an affirmative action-equal opportunity employer.

Apply Now!