Asset Management Associate

Chicago, Illinois


Company Description

Founded in 1966, Heitman LLC is a global real estate investment management firm with over $44 billion in assets under management. Heitman’s real estate investment strategies include direct investments in the equity or debt capitalization of a property or in the securities of listed and publicly traded real estate companies. Heitman serves a global client base with clients from North American, European, Middle Eastern and Asia-Pacific institutions, pension plans, foundations and corporations and individual investors. Headquartered in Chicago, with additional offices in North America, Europe, and Asia-Pacific, Heitman’s more than 325 employees offer specialized expertise – from a specific discipline to local insight.

Job Description

Our Chicago office is seeking an Associate to join their growing Asset Management team. The successful candidate will be a self-starter, who is highly collaborative, analytical and has a strong interest in Real Estate!

The responsibilities of an Associate include, but are not limited to:

  • Assisting in the management of a diverse portfolio of retail and self-storage assets
  • Support implementations on asset management strategies, including income and expense forecasting, leasing plan, capital budget, value creation activity and risk-return analysis for assets
  • Participate in the review of budget proposals and leasing plans of assets
  • Ensure compliance with client investment management agreements
  • Prepare financial analysis/modeling for asset decision-making
  • Review appraisals and valuations
  • Help assess the current and projected performance of properties
  • Prepare reports and documents for review by senior management

We are seeking individual who meet the following criteria:

  • 2-5 years of real estate experience (valuation experience highly desired)
  • Bachelor’s degree in business, finance or real estate, preferred
  • Excellent communicator with strong writing skills
  • Well-organized, detail oriented and deadline driven
  • Enjoys working in a dynamic team environment
  • Strong proficiency in Excel, Word and Power Point
  • Argus Enterprise/Argus experience
  • Asset management experience a plus
  • Ability to travel with frequency

Additional Information

Interested professionals should apply via our website at Select “careers” under the About tab to submit your cover letter and resume. If you are a Heitman employee, please make sure to apply using your Heitman email address. 

Equal Employment Opportunity: Heitman is an equal employment opportunity employer and complies with all applicable laws prohibiting discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, sex, age, national origin or ancestry, physical, medical or mental disability or condition (including, without limitation, HIV and AIDS), developmental disability, handicap, denial of family and medical care leave, denial of pregnancy leave, domestic partner status, status as a victim of sexual or domestic violence (or familial relationship to such victim), veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation, arrest records, citizenship status, criminal history that has been expunged, unfavorable discharge from the military, or any other basis protected by federal, state or local laws.