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Capital Investments Associate

Main Office (MOS)



Are you a detail-oriented individual with financial analysis or accounting experience? Are you looking for a dynamic and growing organization that will both challenge and reward you? Join our team at Sun Communities and embark on an exciting new opportunity! We are looking for a Capital Investments Associate to assist the Acquisitions team with the due diligence process for acquiring new properties.


As a Capital Investments Associate, you'll perform detailed financial analysis of due diligence materials for potential acquisitions and assist in locating new acquisition targets. You'll also act as a partner in the department, and both lead and collaborate with others on certain deals.


  1. Interpret and analyze financial information for prospective acquisitions (i.e. income statements, cash flow statements, financial forecasts and budgets).
  2. Conduct appropriate research to gather required information such as market surveys, competitive analysis, and internal metrics.
  3. Analyze data and recommend specific actions based on findings.
  4. Utilize available computer systems, resources and team members to carry out analysis to support management’s quest for accretive acquisitions.
  5. Initiate phone contact and maintain proper follow-up with assigned customers including brokers and owners or internal team members as necessary.
  6. Assist management with administrative tasks such as tracking and compiling information of interest.
  7. Prepare various reports detailing financial due diligence within the department; review and respond appropriately to correspondence.
  8. Handle confidential information and ensure the integrity of all information received and/or reviewed.
  9. Assist with ensuring accurate and timely follow-up on pending acquisitions.
  10. Complete and follow-up on specific tasks assigned from the acquisition due diligence checklist.
  11. Actively participate in acquisition meetings, including those of a legal matter.
  12. Use internal computer systems to follow-up with pending acquisition information and ensure it's updated when information is received.
  13. Initiate and follow-up on leads and communicate with brokers and owners.
  14. Other duties as assigned.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Business, Real Estate or related field
  • Minimum of 2 years financial analysis and/or accounting experience
  • High level expertise with Excel and spreadsheet skills
  • Superior verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Ability to effectively manage multiple and competing priorities in a dynamic and fast-paced environment
  • Ability to work collaboratively and constructively with colleagues at all levels of the company


At Sun Communities, you will be part of an industry-leading organization where you will be challenged, inspired, rewarded and transformed. We place a high priority on our team members, and this is a big part of what sets us apart. We will ask you to give us your very best every day, and will challenge you with interesting work, stretch assignments, a collaborative and supportive work environment and plenty of learning and growth. In exchange, we will reward you with great pay, advancement opportunities, paid time off, great benefits, and flexibility.

  • Comprehensive Medical and Prescription coverage with two PPO plan designs so you can choose the plan that best meets the needs of you and your family
  • Comprehensive Dental Plan
  • Voluntary Vision Plan with the option of electing coverage for you and your family members at affordable rates
  • Voluntary Health and Dependent Care Reimbursement Accounts
  • Life and Accidental Death and Dismemberment Insurance
  • Short and Long-Term Disability Coverage
  • 401(k) Plan with employer matching contribution
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Identity Theft Insurance
  • Tuition Reimbursement program providing financial support to team members who further their formal education
  • Site Rent Discounts for team members who live in our communities
  • Paid Time Off including nine holidays, vacation, personal, sick time, bereavement and pay for jury duty

Southfield, MI, US

Employment Type:  Regular
Classification:  Full Time
Job Reference:  82771

Nearest Major Market: Detroit

Job Segment: Real Estate, Sales

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