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Asset Manager

Cobalt have been instructed to secure the appointment of an Asset Manager for the international real estate operator of a foreign sovereign wealth fund. The company has over $70bn AUM globally, with an ever-expanding footprint in the UK.

This role will contribute to the successful strategy implementation and management of a prime commercial estate in Berkshire, comprising 1.5m sq ft of workspace across 19 neighbouring office properties.


  • Developing marketing strategy to establish market positioning, pricing, and segmentation of the portfolio.

  • Repositioning of assets, enhancing cash flow and asset value.

  • Collating and preparing annual budgets and reports, considering financial performance, leasing status and rental collection.

  • Ensuring, with the support of the Property Manager, the asset is suitably maintained, managed and compliant.

  • Developing and nurturing relationships with occupiers and engaging with stakeholders from local authorities, agents, and consultants.

  • Mentoring and guiding junior colleagues in their continued development.

  • Sourcing and analysing market intelligence to ensure competitiveness of the portfolio and service delivery.

Required of you?

  • Relevant Degree in Real Estate, Finance, Facilities Management or equivalent.

  • 5-7 years experience in asset management, leasing, and property management within the commercial sector of real estate.

  • Strong knowledge of the local market and key commercial assets in the locality.

  • Proven experience advising and managing relationships with high profile, international, multi-sector occupiers.

  • Naturally proactive approach to relationship building and communication.

This opportunity would suit an enthusiastic senior candidate currently working with a leading property consultancy, looking to transition client side at this stage in their career.