Asset Manager – Value Add Portfolio, 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 Asset Manager who will be responsible for managing a diverse portfolio of Value Add projects within our entrepreneurial and agile organization in conjunction with our joint-venture partners.

As an Asset Manager, your main responsibilities will involve:

  • Working with our partners in the SPIRE Value Add portfolio;
  • Working with Asset Management Team on the Value Add Portfolio;
  • Monitoring development and construction, reporting back to Senior Management Team;
  • Working with the Acquisitions Team during due diligence process for prospective purchases;
  • Undertaking detailed review of third-party appraisals and property tax assessments;
  • Developing and executing annual property business plans, including forecast of performance metrics;
  • Identifying opportunities for improved performance and implementing asset repositioning strategies
  • Working with leasing agents on marketing and leasing strategies;
  • Liaising with third-party property managers in the development of annual operating budgets;
  • Completing a detailed review of monthly financial reports from property managers and partners.


As an Asset Manager, your skills and qualifications should include:

  • Minimum of 5 years of real estate experience in appraisal, brokerage, or construction;
  • Undergraduate degree with an emphasis in real estate or finance;
  • Solid understanding of investment fundamentals and North American real estate dynamics;
  • Advanced understanding of real estate valuation methods;
  • Excellent financial and analytical stills and good understanding of accounting fundamentals;
  • Strong computer skills with advanced knowledge of MS Excel, Yardi and/or Argus;
  • Some travel is required;
  • 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 “Asset Manager – Value Add Portfolio” 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: