Associate, Asset Management

Chicago, Illinois


Company Description

Founded in 1966, Heitman LLC is a global real estate investment management firm with approximately $40 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 offices in Los Angeles, London, Luxembourg, Frankfurt, Munich, Warsaw, Hong Kong, Seoul, Tokyo, and Melbourne, Heitman’s more than 325 employees offer specialized expertise – from a specific discipline to local insight.

Job Description

Our Chicago office is seeking a Associate in Asset Management.

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

  • Assist in the management of a large and varied real asset investment portfolio
  • Prepare financial analysis/modeling for asset decision-making
  • Prepare and monitor annual business plans for the assets under management
  • Review annual budget proposals and leasing plans of assets
  • Implement a long-term asset management strategy, including income and expense forecasting, leasing plan, capital budget, value creation activity and risk-return analysis for assets
  • Ensure compliance with client investment management agreements
  • Coordinate dispositions of assets as well as any financing of assets
  • Approve construction draw requests and report on leasing activity
  • Review appraisals and valuations
  • Assess the current and projected performance of properties
  • Prepare reports and documents for review by senior management


  • 1-3 years of real estate experience (including valuation experience)
  • Bachelor’s degree in business, finance or real estate, preferred
  • Excellent verbal and written communication
  • Well-organized and deadline driven
  • Ability to work efficiently in a fast-paced team environment
  • Strong proficiency in Argus Enterprise/Argus, Excel, Word and Power Point
  • Ability to travel with frequency

Additional Information

Interested professionals should apply via our website at Please make sure to 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.