Associate, Acquisitions

Chicago, Illinois


Company Description

Founded in 1966, Heitman LLC is a global real estate investment management firm with over $50 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 350 employees offer specialized expertise – from a specific discipline to local insight.


Job Description

Our Chicago office is seeking an Associate to join the Acquisitions team. We are looking for a self-starter, who is highly collaborative, analytical and has a strong interest in Real Estate.


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

  • Preparing and confirming pro forma cash flow projections for potential investment opportunities
  • Preparing summaries of investment opportunities for internal or client presentation
  • Coordinating and participating in due diligence relating to investment opportunities
  • Working collaboratively with other groups such as research and portfolio management


  • December 2022 & May 2023 graduates with relevant internship experience
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Finance or Real Estate
  • General understanding of real estate finance, property valuation and equity investment analysis
  • Excellent communicator with strong writing skills
  • Well-organized, detail oriented and deadline driven
  • Enjoys working in a dynamic team environment
  • Ability to prioritize tasks, work on multiple assignments, and handle ambiguity
  • Enjoys working both independently and as part of a team with professionals at all levels
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel and Word
  • Argus experience a plus
  • Willingness to travel


Additional Information

Please only apply to one Heitman role that best suits your interest! This posting is intended for campus candidates. For experienced hire roles, please submit an application on another Heitman posting.


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.