Acquisitions Director (Germany & the Netherlands) – based London / Barcelona

Highly Competitive Base Salary + Annual Bonus + Benefits

This is a fantastic opportunity for a self-motivated European Property Investment professional to join an entrepreneurial business with significant financial backing. The position reports directly to the Managing Director – Continental Europe and involves working closely with the UK team. The role will comprise the origination, acquisition and investment management of well located pan-European assets (particularly in Germany and the Netherlands) in lot sizes from €20m to €100m.

Key Requirements

  • Ideally 5 to 10 years experience in commercial real estate investment (likely to be Associate / VP level)
  • Proven track record of deal sourcing, analysis and execution primarily in Germany and the Netherlands
  • European investment experience, knowledge and contacts essential
  • Experience of JVs (analysis/executing documentation) and monitoring of existing investments
  • Either a traditional property background (property company / investment agency) or RE private equity

Key Attributes

  • Highly numerate with excellent analytical and reporting skills
  • Ability to work as part of a close-knit team and the flexibility to manage a diverse range of work
  • Commercially bright and adept at sourcing and transacting “clever deals”
  • Highly motivated and results driven with strong communication and negotiation skills
  • Strong work ethic with a positive outlook and effective time management skills

Recruitment Process and Timings

To request further information please email the retained consultant, Joanne Cuckson, at:

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