• 21 March 2023
  • Vacaturenummer lv-90846
Catella Investment Management Benelux Logo Opdrachtgever:
Catella Investment Management Benelux (CIMB) is part of the Catella Group, an independent financial advisory, fund and asset management company with approximately 550 employees in 14 countries. CIMB's parent company Catella AB is listed on Nasdaq Stockholm in the mid-cap segment.

CIMB manages institutional capital from pension funds, insurance companies, banks and family offices which it places in real estate throughout the Benelux, so that in the future, for example, pensions can be paid out to citizens. CIMB is a proud member of the “Vereniging van Institutionele Beleggers in Vastgoed, Nederland (IVBN)”.

In addition to its focus on core residential real estate, CIMB is active in innovative niche markets. For example, together with Catella Residential Investment Management (CRIM) - also a 100% subsidiary of the Catella Group and the main representative of the largest cross-border residential real estate investment platform in Europe with a total AuM of about €4.4 billion - CIMB participates in an Alliance. This alliance is a set of Catella and non-Catella companies specializing in residential acquisitions and asset management in 11 countries.

Catella was one of the first to promote the emergence of residential property as a major cross-border asset class. Their geographical spread and the diversity of their portfolios are unparalleled in Europe. They invest in both existing and emerging segments of the housing market, including apartments, student and senior housing, apartments with amenities and new forms of micro-housing.

To further develop the organization, Avance Executive Search® is looking for an ambitious and experienced:


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As a Data Scientist in the Research & Investment Strategy team, you take care of the quality of the internal AVM’s (Automated Valuation Model) and forecasting models. Furthermore you support the Fund Managers in answering investment questions. Formulation and quantification of investment strategies according to data-analyses, can also be part of the tasks.

The professionals working at CRIM Benelux GmbH are demanding, tenacious and responsible. Within Data Science you provide statistics for advanced users with the aim of interpreting the data and drawing valuable conclusions from it. You solve the most complex problems with algorithms. You will build and validate models to cover risks and optimize processes, so they can be used to create new or improved products and services.

As the ideal candidate, you have:
  • 5+ years of work experience in the real estate industry;
  • 3+ years of active programming experience in Python (preferred) or R;
  • A "make-it-happen" mindset. You love continuous improvement, and are eager to develop your skills;
  • CRIM headquarters is located in Berlin; the CRIM Benelux office is in Maastricht, so you are willing and able to travel on a regular basis.

Our client offers a job within a professional and growing organization with plenty of room for self-development and own initiative. Catella IM Benelux employs enthusiastic and driven professionals in an informal, close-knit and highly experienced team. The position has excellent primary and secondary terms of employment.

The organization also offers a financially healthy company with informal and short lines of communication in a challenging business. Catella offers working in an open culture on professionalism and continuity, with professional and enthusiastic colleagues. For the right candidate they offer a very competitive salary and bonus scheme.

Please note: Catella has chosen to only include candidates who respond via Avance Executive Search® in the selection procedure. We would therefore expressly ask you to send your application directly to Avance Executive Search®.