Real Estate Portfolio and Asset Management Analyst
Location: Chicago & San Francisco, Illinois
Type: Full Time
Preferred Education: 4 Year Degree
Our Chicago and San Francisco corporate offices have an immediate opening for an Analyst in our Portfolio Management and Asset Management groups. You will be an eager, self-motivated, team player with a strong analytical skill set. Primary duties will include providing quantitative and qualitative support for Portfolio Managers and Asset Managers nationally. The opportunity offers broad exposure to 15 to 25 properties across the office, industrial, multi-family and retail sectors, usually in the US. Properties will typically have a “core” risk profile but some will be “core+”, “value-add”, “opportunistic”, or development.
Compile underwriting in both Argus and Excel to assist with multi-year planning, hold-sell decisions, financings, leasing, and value-add strategies
Prepare Investment Committee presentations for financings, leasing, and dispositions
Analyze leasing opportunities and sensitivities via ARGUS, NPV analyses, and market research
Assist with annual property business plans and review of quarterly reporting
Lead external appraisal process and complete internal valuations, while working across several in-house departments, including transactions and research
Support the transition of newly acquired properties from the Transactions group and the Portfolio / Asset management group
Skills and Experience
Bachelor’s degree (must provide GPA in resume)
Relevant work experience is preferred
Highly organized, must be able to multi-task, and communicate effectively
Ability to work as part of a team and independently
DWS Group (DWS) is one of the world's leading asset managers with EUR 859bn of assets under management (as of June
2021). Building on more than 60 years of experience and a reputation for excellence in Germany and across Europe, DWS
has come to be recognized by clients globally as a trusted source for integrated investment solutions, stability and
innovation across a full spectrum of investment disciplines.
We offer professionals and institutions access to our strong investment capabilities across all major asset classes and
solutions aligned to growth trends. Our diverse expertise in Active, Passive and Alternatives asset management – as well as
our deep environmental, social and governance focus – complement each other when creating targeted solutions for our
clients. Our expertise and on-the-ground knowledge of our economists, research analysts and investment professionals are
brought together in one consistent global CIO View, which guides our strategic investment approach.
DWS wants to innovate and shape the future of investing: with staff from 35 nationalities, speaking more than 75 languages
rooted in 22 countries, we are local while being one global team.
W...e offer competitive health and wellness benefits such as retirement savings plans, parental leave, and other family-friendly programs, empowering you to value life in and out of the office.