The Senior Analyst position is focused exclusively on the sale of commercial real estate assets primarily in the office institutional investment sector in Chicago and the broader Midwest.
CBRE Capital Markets Senior Analysts have the opportunity to be involved in every stage of each transaction, including- underwriting, preparation of offering memorandum, market research, property tours, and client meetings / events. Senior Analysts work in a high-energy, team-oriented environment.
Prepare broker opinions of value and requests for proposals for commercial real estate transactions, including, but not limited to, market research, financial modeling, and composition of executive summaries.
Responsible for complex financial modeling of commercial real estate transactions and utilize market and data / comps to correctly underwrite potential transactions.
Manage and coordinate the marketing and due diligence processes for pending transactions, including being in constant communication with the advisor(s), the prospective investors and the client.
Thoroughly understand and review real estate documents (leases, loan documents, property taxes, appraisals, etc.) to extract critical information for pro forma analysis, and uncover any potential concerns or terms that would be pertinent to underwriting.
Responsible for training and mentoring junior analyst
3 -5 years of experience in a financial analysis environment; commercial real estate industry experience or interest preferred OR 2 - 3 years of experience in a commercial real estate capital markets role
Experience underwriting commercial investment opportunities, with an emphasis on office properties.
Strong technical writing skills with ability to communicate analytical and marketing data effectively.
Excellent attention to detail within a tight deadline environment.
Education & Skills
Bachelor's Degree in Finance, Accounting, or a related discipline, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Strong aptitude for financial analysis and Excel modeling.
Database and/or Salesforce CRM experience a plus
Internal Number: 20003758
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.