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Position: Timber Investment Analyst

Company: PGIM Real Estate

Location: Memphis, TN or Orlando, FL (other locations possible)


As the Global Asset Management business of Prudential, we’re always looking for ways to improve financial services. We’re passionate about making a meaningful impact – touching the lives of millions and solving financial challenges in an ever-changing world.

We also believe talent is key to achieving our vision and are intentional about building a culture on respect and collaboration. When you join PGIM, you’ll unlock a motivating and impactful career – all while growing your skills and advancing your profession at one of the world’s leading global asset managers!

If you’re not afraid to think differently and challenge the status quo, come and be a part of a dedicated team that’s investing in your future by shaping tomorrow today.

At PGIM, You Can!

What you will do
We are looking for an astute, determined professional to fulfill a critical Investment Analyst role within our Timberland Finance business.  The Investment Analyst works with the Investment Professionals in the evaluation of new timberland loans and monitoring of credit risk in the existing timberland mortgage loan portfolio, as well as conducting various industry research and analysis projects.

What you can expect
The individual we are seeking must be highly motivated with a blend of several abilities including excellent analytical, research, and communication skills as well as an ability to prioritize and balance multiple tasks.  In addition to the analytical skill set, the individual must have good interpersonal skills with an interest in marketing and business development, a major responsibility for eventually becoming an Investment Professional. The candidate must have a strong desire to learn, and the ability to work both independently as well as in a team environment. Some travel may be required.

This position will be located in either the Orlando or Memphis PGIM office and report directly to the National Timber and Eastern Debt Regional Manager.  Alternative and remote locations will be considered for the right candidate.

What you will bring

  • B.S. in forestry, business, finance, agricultural finance, economics, or equivalent curriculum, required.  Masters degree preferred but not required.
  • Experience working within the timberland asset class, required
  • 2-3 years of relevant work experience, required
  • Experience in finance, forestry, or other agricultural business is preferable.
  • Strong research, data gathering, project management and organization skills.
  • Proficiency with MS Office applications.


*PGIM welcomes all applicants, even if you don’t meet every requirement. If your skills align with the role, we encourage you to apply.

What we offer you

  • Medical, dental, vision, life insurance and PTO (Paid Time Off)
  • Retirement plans:
    • 401(k) plan with generous company match (up to 4%)
    • Company-funded pension plan
  • Wellness Programs to help you achieve your wellbeing goals, including up to $1,600 a year for reimbursement of items purchased to support personal wellbeing needs.
  • Work/Life Resources to help support topics such as parenting, housing, senior care, finances, pets, legal matters, education, emotional health, and career development.
  • Tuition Assistance to help finance traditional college enrollment, approved degrees, many accredited certificate programs, and industry designations.

About PGIM Real Estate
PGIM Real Estate is one of the largest real estate managers in the world with more than $180 billion in gross assets under management and administration.  It strives to deliver exceptional outcomes for investors and borrowers through a range of real estate equity and debt solutions across the risk-return spectrum. PGIM’s scope of insights, rigorous risk management and seamless execution are backed by a 50-year legacy of investing in commercial real estate, a 140-year history of real estate financing and the deep local expertise of professionals in 32 cities globally.  PGIM Real Estate Agricultural Finance is one of the largest agricultural investment managers with over $10.5 billion in debt and equity investments.  PGIM Agricultural Finance, the debt side of the business, represents approximately $8.5 billion of the total and invests on behalf of its affiliate and third-party institutional investors.

Apply and learn more here.