Acquisitions Analyst, Nicola Crosby, Vancouver

Nicola Crosby is the real estate division of Nicola Wealth Management; a Vancouver-based financial planning and investment management firm. The Nicola Crosby team is a dedicated group of experienced real estate and asset management professionals overseeing more than $2.5-billion worth of real estate in Canada and the United States.

By bringing together intelligent, dedicated, high caliber colleagues from diverse backgrounds, we deliver exceptional results in a truly dynamic work environment. Collaboration, creativity and entrepreneurial spirit provide the opportunity for incoming employees to make a real impact. We are passionate about our business and our culture and are looking to attract, retain and develop individuals who have that same drive.

We are looking to expand our team at Nicola Crosby to support our business through this period of significant growth. We are recruiting for an Acquisitions Analyst who will be responsible for supporting the real estate acquisitions team with underwriting, analysis, research, and due diligence.

As an Acquisitions Analyst, your main responsibilities will involve:

  • Analysis and underwriting for acquisition opportunities;
  • Preparing detailed cash flow modelling and development pro-formas;
  • Researching market data, trends, and comparable transactions;
  • Assisting with due diligence for acquisitions;
  • Preparing internal investment review committee (IRC) reports on potential acquisitions:
  • Preparing marketing materials for power point presentations, and email blasts;
  • Contributing to special projects, such as NWM Investor/Planner presentations, as required;
  • Assisting with the SPIRE LP, SPIRE US, and SPIRE Value Add quarterly reports;
  • Collaborating with asset managers for the portfolio.


As an Acquisitions Analyst, your skills and qualifications should include:

  • Completion of Bachelor’s degree or College Diploma with an emphasis in real estate or finance;
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in the commercial real estate industry;
  • Familiarity with commercial leases and related legal documentation;
  • Experience with financial modeling, development pro-formas and discounted cash flow analysis;
  • Sound understanding of real estate valuation methods;
  • Strong computer skills with advanced knowledge of MS Excel and ARGUS;
  • Must be legally eligible to work in Canada for any employer.



Application closing date is February 23rd, 2018.

Include a cover letter and resume in your application with “Acquisitions Analyst” in the subject line of your email to [email protected]. Thank you for your interest in this position. Only candidates considered for an interview will be contacted. For more information about this and other roles: for more information about Nicola Crosby Real Estate: