The role is for a post qualification Chartered Surveyor (1-3 years+) with asset management experience across the industrial and/or office sectors. You will initially be responsible for a portfolio of largely UK industrial assets and will provide support on real estate transactions across Schroder Real Estate Funds. About Schroders We're a global investment manager. We help institutions, intermediaries and individuals around the world invest money to meet their goals, fulfil their ambitions, and prepare for the future. We have around 5,000 people on six continents. And we've been around for over 200 years, but keep adapting as society and technology changes. What doesn't change is our commitment to helping our clients, and society, prosper. The base We moved into our new HQ in the City of London in 2018. We're close to our clients, in the heart of the UK's financial centre. And we have everything we need to work flexibly. The team Our Real Estate department is an integral part of Schroders' Private Assets division and constitutes an important focus of the Group's strategy for expansion. Our investment range allows clients to access direct and indirect real estate through open-ended funds, listed REITs, specialist funds, joint ventures and separate accounts. The Real Estate team is highly experienced in real estate fund management, acquisitions, asset management research and strategy and is comprised of 200 people operating from offices across the UK, Continental Europe, Asia and North America. Our investment philosophy is centred on consistent principles: investing in strong fundamentals and actively managing portfolios. We adopt a research-driven and market-focused investment approach. Our dedicated Real Estate Research team identifies those sectors, cities and real estate characteristics expected to outperform, ensuring portfolios can benefit from structural change. What you'll do • Directly responsible for a portfolio of UK industrial real estate to asset manage, set the strategy, produce and execute business plans for as well as supporting Philip Scott on larger, complex multi-let industrial estates, developments and transactions.• Asset management responsibilities will include overseeing Landlord and Tenant opportunities, such as letting vacant premises, progressing rent reviews and lease renewals, as well as overseeing the management functions.• Take responsibility for initiating, managing and delivering value enhancing, refurbishment and redevelopment initiatives to maximise asset performance.• Provide assistance on real estate transactions and to be able to analyse and perform all due diligence across industrial and office commercial real estate sectors.• Report your portfolio initiatives and recommendations to the Schroder Real Estate investment committee for approval.• Be responsible for building strong relationships with external consultants in order to support asset management initiatives.• Ensure regulatory, legislative and best practice is adhered to.• Support Schroder's “Real Estate with Impact” approach to sustainable investing, that seeks to promote a fair, environmentally and socially conscious low-carbon transition, that also supports social, as well as economic and physical resilience, and ultimately sustainable communities and economies.• Be supported by both their line manager, fund managers and the wider teams including the research, finance, legal and management teams. What you'll be like • Demonstrable asset management experience in either a leading real estate consultancy team, or client side team.• Innovative and analytical with good attention to detail, and clear in providing recommendations and rationale.• Confident in taking ownership of a portfolio of largely UK industrial assets, reporting to line manager and providing assistance on real estate transactions – including underwriting, analysing and performing all due diligence.• Willing to assess business activities/processes to identify scope for value enhancing opportunities, refurbishments and letting strategies, as well as overseeing the management functions.• Confident in analysing real estate using excel and Argus.• Clearly able to justify and present recommendations both in written form and verbally• A team player, with a strong work ethic and commitment to the role, with an ability to perform under pressure. The knowledge, experience and qualifications that will help • A 2:1 honours degree or equivalent – real estate related undergraduate or postgraduate degree.• MRICS qualified with evident post qualification experience.• Full drivers licence. We're looking for the best, whoever they are Schroders is an equal opportunities employer. You're welcome here whatever your socio-economic background, race, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, religious belief, age or disability. My Profile Create and manage profiles for future opportunities.