Real Estate Business Analyst

This is a role for Analysts, Consultants or Business Analysts coming from a real estate based organisation who want to make the move to a fast-moving property tech business with the autonomy to define their own career path and grow with the company.

London, UK

Altus Analytics, makers of ARGUS Software

<p>At Altus Analytics, makes of ARGUS Software, we break ground everyday with products that provide consistency, transparency, and efficiency into the financial and operational processes that drive the global world of commercial real estate. Our products were built exclusively for commercial real estate companies, incorporating best practices learned from over 25 years serving the industry and clients in over 60 countries. ARGUS Software&rsquo;s products have become the industry standard and provide the complete solution for managing and growing your commercial real estate portfolio. Thousands of users globally including leading owners, managers, financial institutions, brokerages and REITs trust ARGUS Software solutions to improve the visibility and flow of information throughout their critical business processes. These processes include asset management, asset valuation, portfolio management, budgeting, forecasting, reporting, lease management, collaboration and knowledge management.</p>

keywords: who we are,what we do,who you are,what's in it for you?,be a champion,start conversations and probe for details,design solutions,problem solve,write end-user documentation,own it,experience,client relationships,a genuine interest in new tools and technology,a true sense of obligation and responsibility,a team oriented personality,an understanding of financial issues,an analytical mindset,a winning communication style

Mid Level

Overview: <p><strong>The opportunity</strong></p> <p>The ARGUS Software team at Altus Analytics is looking for a Real Estate Business Analyst to join our Product Management team. We want a Real Estate Business Analyst who is excited about an opportunity to enter a tech firm, where they can apply their real estate knowledge. A Real Estate Business Analyst who understands the software production environment. Someone who wants to be more than a number in an enterprise and who wants to work to make a difference in the industry.</p> <p><strong>Where are you right now?</strong></p> <p>ARGUS Software is interested in Analysts, Consultants or Business Analysts coming from a real estate based organisation who want to make the move to a fast-moving property tech business with the autonomy to define their own career path and grow with the company.</p> <p><strong>What does your future look like?</strong></p> <p>The ARGUS Software team is a growing company using cutting edge technology where everyone is expected to take ownership and be involved in the direction of the product and the business. This is an opportunity for someone who wants to be supported in their career aspirations as a Senior Technical BA, Project Manager or Product Manager. There is no better time than right now to join our fast growing organisation.</p> <p>If you are excited by this and ready for rewarding challenges working to enhance the content, layout, and functionalities of a global platform our new Real Estate Business Analyst role is the next step for you.</p>
Responsibilities: <p><strong>We are looking for someone who can:</strong></p> <ul> <li>Be a champion. You can represent both the client and the ARGUS development organization to guarantee everybody ends up satisfied. You are able to take a vision and champion both sides from the initial meeting to solution implementation.</li> <li>Start conversations and probe for details. You can creatively elicit ideas and validate requirements.</li> <li>Design solutions. You can produce functional and non-functional specification documentation incorporating text, mock-ups and wireframes for any and every level of audience.</li> <li>Problem solve. You investigate issues thoroughly and create effective solutions that solve problems and open up new opportunities. You are always looking for ways to improve processes and you always ensure your communications have been received and are clearly understood.</li> <li>Write end-user documentation. Documents will include help files, Installation guides, step by step guides to a high standard of written English.</li> <li>Own it. You take pride in ensuring that the released software delivers true value to our customers and satisfies all success criteria. You want to take responsibility for large and complex projects with very little supervision.</li> </ul>
Requirements: <p><strong>&nbsp;And how do we know that&rsquo;s you? You have:</strong></p> <p>A University degree and one of the following:</p> <ul> <li>Demonstrable experience as an Analyst with Real Estate experience</li> <li>Or solid experience as a Business Analyst in a software development company</li> <li>Or demonstrable experience as a Service Consultant with Real Estate experience</li> <li>You can put yourself in the shoes of an end-user or co-worker and take the necessary steps to enable their success.</li> <li>You are a PM-in-training with energy, enthusiasm and drive.</li> <li>A genuine interest in new tools and technology. You learn new software quickly without documentation or handholding. Bonus points if you have direct ARGUS experience.</li> <li>A true sense of obligation and responsibility. You are invested in satisfying the needs of our clients &ndash; your clients- and you work hard to do it well, on spec and on time.</li> <li>A team oriented personality. Your commitment and focus influences those around you to do better. You gain satisfaction when the team wins.</li> <li>An understanding of financial issues. You can creatively solve complex problems in property development budgeting.</li> <li>An analytical mindset. You can quickly understand and analyse various approaches and processes instantly. You have the ability to drill down to the details, obtaining the right level of specificity for your development team. Eliciting requirements &ndash; whether they be technical or functional &ndash; is your strength.</li> <li>A winning communication style. You have a way of speaking to people on any level so they understand even the most complicated presentation. Everyone listens to you because you have built up credibility. You know how to leverage communication tools and methodologies.</li> </ul> <p><strong>Who we are:</strong></p> <p>Altus Analytics is the leading global technology partner to the commercial real estate industry and is poised for significant growth and expansion over the next three years.</p> <p>What makes what we do at Altus Analytics, an Altus Group company, inspiring is the direct impact our technology and solutions have on the global economy. For the past 25 years, we have fostered a company culture that has produced the award-winning ARGUS software that helps thousands of customers make intelligent real estate decisions. Today we lead the market building strength on strength and the best is still to come.</p> <p><strong>Need any more reasons to want to work with us?</strong></p> <p>As we continue to rapidly grow over the next few years the possibilities for the people that join Altus Analytics today are significant. From professional growth to innovation to collaboration, we are committed to continuing to foster the right environment to help our people realise their full potential. We give our people the freedom and responsibility to take charge of their career path, bring new ideas to the forefront and work on critical projects that will shape the success of our clients.</p>