VC Analyst @ CA Ventures in Chicago, IL

The Investment Analyst is responsible for assisting the Investment Management team with structuring and modeling the debt/equity raising for all acquisitions, developments, dispositions, recapitalizations in the assigned investments and portfolio across CA Venture’s major verticals.



  • Assist in the preparation of investment presentations and packages for investors, lenders, partners, and other constituents:
  • Compile market/transaction data
  • Quantitative and qualitative research on public REIT market as well as demographics and supply/demand dynamics related to private markets as required
  • Daily responsibilities include:
  • Perform detailed financial modeling for developments and acquisitions
    • Deal/fund level waterfalls
    • Sensitivity analysis
    • Refinancing/recapitalization scenarios
    • Review performance of existing CA properties and compare to initial underwriting
    • Valuation of assets/funds/portfolios
  • Review performance of existing CA properties and compare to initial underwriting
  • Support in due diligence request and deal execution as required


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Finance, Real Estate, Business, or another related field.
  • 0-2 years related financial experience with a strong understanding of financial concepts and strong analytical skills.
  • Clear written and verbal communication skills.
  • High proficiency in Excel and PowerPoint and other 3rd party research database such as Axiometrics, Costar, RCA, Capital IQ, and Green Street Advisors.


The Analyst will have the opportunity to learn directly from experts in the fields of Investment Management and Commercial Real Estate and develop a broad range of financial modeling, analytical and presentation skills.

Furthermore, the Analyst will benefit from direct interaction with senior members of the team, senior management, partners and clients.


We recognize everyone has different needs outside of work. CA Ventures offers many unique benefit options to employees in addition to a competitive benefits package.



If interested, please apply here.

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