Financial Analyst

Published on 01.02.2019

Genesta is a fund and investment management company specialized in commercial real estate in the Nordic region.  We raise money from institutional investors to closed-ended discretionarily managed real estate funds for direct investments in office, retail and logistics assets. With a total transacted value of €2.5bn since the company was founded in 2003 Genesta has a proven track record of real estate investments in the value-add risk segment. Genesta’s two currently managed funds have, since 2015, acquired thirteen assets in Stockholm, Helsinki, Oslo, Copenhagen and Jönköping taking current AUM to ca €700m. Currently Genesta has 31 employees based in offices in Stockholm, Helsinki, Copenhagen and Luxembourg. We generate value for investors through active investment management, property development and by carefully attending to the individual needs of tenants.



We are now looking for a Financial Analyst to join our Investment Management team in Helsinki! The Investment Management team works in an intense environment with a range of external clients, investors and service providers such as real estate agents and property management. You work closely with Investment Manager and Head of Investment Management in Finland in all stages of the investment process from market research to developing and executing the investment business plans and disposals.


You work consists for example of the following tasks:

  • Supporting in investment strategy development and execution via business planning
  • Analyzing investment decisions using IRR and NPV financial models
  • Cash Flow Forecasting
  • Participating in negotiations with different stakeholders and supporting in management of outsourced construction-, leasing-, and property management service providers
  • Quarterly reporting to fund investors, contract management and providing investment decision memos


Your Profile:

We are looking for a proactive team player with a genuine interest in real estate and finance to join us. A suitable background is likely to include:

  • Master’s degree or close to graduation in Business/Engineering (e.g., Real Estate, Finance)
  • Analytical mindset and eagerness to learn
  • Strong interpersonal skills and an ability to develop business relationships
  • Strong skills in Excel (e.g., cash flow modelling and IRR/NPV calculations), Word, and PowerPoint
  • Fluent communication skills in Finnish and in English (written and spoken)

In addition, prior related work experience gained for example in analytical tasks or real estate sector, knowledge within ARGUS Enterprise as well as knowledge of an additional Nordic language are considered as advantages.


What Genesta offers you:

Genesta started as a deal-driven entrepreneurial company, and that culture is still alive within our organization. We work in an international environment with a number of institutional investors from Europe. Due to our size and organizational structure, as a Financial Analyst, you will gain an extensive understanding of the whole investment process, from acquiring and developing assets to the disposal process as well as deep real estate market knowledge. Your contributions have a direct impact on our success as a company and we want to support your learning curve. You will work alongside experienced colleagues who are enthusiastic about their work and building people-based business. You get as much concrete responsibilities as you feel comfortable with but also a culture of freedom and flexibility. In the future, you may develop for example into Investment Manager’s role to gain overall responsibility of the new investments and property development.

In this position you will be employed directly to Genesta.

Sounds like you? Great! Please submit your application letter, CV and latest Transcript of Records in PDF-format by latest on Sunday 17th of February here: Please mention your salary request and possible starting date in your application documents.

You can find more information about Genesta and our track record here: For more information about the position and recruitment process please contact aTalent’s Recruitment Manager Vilma Järvinen (+358 50 513 4740, vilma.jarvinen[at] during week 6 and Recruitment Manager Laura Seppä (+358 40 557 9389, laura.seppa[at] during week 7.

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