CBRE is hiring a Senior Research Analyst for the Investment Strategy Services (ISS) team for CBRE Econometric Advisors. The ISS team works with clients to use market forecasts and data science to maximize investment returns. Clients include investors in real estate, as well as lenders and underwriters.
ISS work product is customized to each firm's needs and ranges from individual asset research to market targeting and portfolio level support. The range of services provided by ISS includes:
Complementing and augmenting the real estate research departments of firms requiring customized research expertise
Creating market performance assessments for specific assets – new acquisitions or managed properties
Providing on-going insight into the commercial real estate investment environment
Working with executive teams to refine strategic initiatives and validate market strategies
Assisting in market selection or targeting for new and existing funds/portfolios
Monitoring market conditions specific to existing portfolios or in support of new funds
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Provide research and analysis support of commercial real estate markets. The role will react to RFPs from clients for data gathering, analysis and inference of commercial real estate market conditions and trends.
Assist the Research Consulting Director in executing client projects, including data collection, reporting, analysis, and the communication of results and recommendations.
Provide efficient, timely, reliable and courteous service to clients and effectively to present information when necessary.
Support CBRE initiatives, including support of the company's lines of business and debt/lending market analysis.
The candidate will provide the Investment Strategy team with broad ranging research and analytic support. Candidates should ideally have:
Bachelor's degree required (preferably in economics, finance, computer science, statistics, math or related field); graduate degree a plus.
Minimum 2 years of experience preferable.
Exposure to the commercial real estate industry, with an understanding of common industry terms and practices.
Knowledge of econometrics and statistical analysis, and software used therein.
Familiarity with databases (SQL Server, MS-Access) and advanced skills in Microsoft Office and Excel.
Familiarity with VB programming as it relates to these Microsoft tools.
High level of organizational skills and ability to balance several projects at once.
Ability to comprehend, analyze, and interpret documents and summarize graphically and in writing. Ability to solve problems involving several options in situations. Requires intermediate analytical and quantitative skills.
Ability to handle and manipulate large amounts of data.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Strong organizational and analytical skills.
Decisions made with understanding of procedures and company policies to achieve set results and deadlines. Responsible for setting own project deadlines. Errors in judgment may cause short-term impact to co-workers and supervisor.
Willingness to learn new skills and apply them in fast paced, dynamic business environment.
Ability to work independently and in a team environment.
Pay will be commensurate with skill set.
Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer
Women/Minorities/Persons with Disabilities/US Veterans
Internal Number: 18029722
With broader and deeper capabilities than any other company, CBRE is the leading full-service real estate services and investment organization in the world.
CBRE Group, Inc. is the world’s largest commercial real estate services and investment firm, with 2017 revenues of $14.2 billion and more than 80,000 employees (excluding affiliate offices). CBRE has been included in the Fortune 500 since 2008, ranking #214 in 2017. It also has been voted the industry’s top brand by the Lipsey Company for 17 consecutive years, and has been named one of Fortune’s “Most Admired Companies” in the real estate sector for six years in a row. Its shares trade on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol “CBRE.”
CBRE offers a broad range of integrated services, including facilities, transaction and project management; property management; investment management; appraisal and valuation; property leasing; strategic consulting; property sales; mortgage services and development services.