Equity Analyst, Public Real Estate Securities

Chicago, Illinois


This Opportunity

Our Chicago office is seeking an Equity Analyst to join its Public Real Estate Securities team.  The ideal candidate will be a self-starter, who is highly analytical, collaborative and has a strong interest in publicly traded securities and real estate.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Developing in-depth industry knowledge in assigned property sectors
  • Providing detailed company and financial analysis of publicly traded real estate companies and property markets
  • Running, maintaining, and continually enhancing proprietary security screening and valuation tools
  • Assessing the capabilities of each company’s senior management team through one-on-one meetings and quantitative measures
  • Formulating recommendations to the remainder of the investment team for names in your coverage universe
  • Writing and presenting research reports as needed



  • 1 – 5 years of experience
  • Bachelor’s Degree required
  • Major in Finance, Real Estate or related field preferred
  • Excellent communicator with strong writing skills
  • Well-organized, detail oriented and deadline driven
  • 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
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and operate with a high degree of diligence and accuracy
  • Proficiency in Excel and Word


The Firm

Founded in 1966, Heitman is a global real estate investment management firm. Our mission is to lead the evolution of real estate through investments that fulfill the needs of people and communities in a world of constant change. To learn more about our organization and culture, click here.

Our promise to employees: 
Reflecting the spirit of our global firm, we welcome team members of all faiths, cultures, genders, sexual orientations, races, and ethnic identities. We know that each member of our team enriches our community and business with their work/life experiences, perspectives, and ideas. However you arrive at Heitman, we pledge to honor your uniqueness, include you in our culture, and do our best to help you thrive. While we learn and grow together, we will stand by our “people first” promise. Every time.


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Additional Information

Roles Requiring Travel: All roles involving a travel component at Heitman require that candidates hold a valid, non-expired driver’s license.

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.