Director – Pan-European Real Estate Fund Manager

Six-Figure Base Salary  +  Annual Bonus  +  Corporate Benefits

London based with European travel


Our global real estate fund management client has an immediate requirement for a European Fund Manager (Director level), to be located in London with European travel. The role is a newly created vacancy on a flagship fund, which is one of the largest open-ended pan-European real estate funds on the market. The portfolio comprises of core and manage-to-core / value-add assets covering all real estate sectors (including office, retail and logistics). With assets spread across eight European countries, the fund has a strong track record and is well positioned for future growth.


The Role

  • Increase the Fund’s net operating income (NOI) so that its growth exceeds both the internal company business plans and the PEPFI benchmark leading to higher performance.
  • Lead and motivate the local (internal) asset managers to refine the individual strategies for each asset in the portfolio, and oversee the execution of those strategies.
  • Work closely with the Head of Transactions so that the initial business plans for every new acquisition are realistic, and assist in the due diligence where appropriate.
  • Present the portfolio strategy and asset management initiatives at the annual investor meeting.


The Profile

  • Graduate with a proven track record in pan-European real estate fund management combined with the ability to lead both internal and external, cross-cultural teams.
  • Strong knowledge in all areas of asset management; leasing capex projects, extensions, developments, cash management, budgeting, reporting and hold/sell analysis.
  • English language is essential and additional languages would be a distinct advantage.


For more information, please contact our Retained Consultant, Joanne Cuckson:

Summit Search & Selection Ltd, 29 Farm Street, Mayfair, London W1J 5RL


T: 020 7769 6852