Heartland is currently seeking candidates for a Graduate Intern to support market, demographic, economic, and financial data collection and analysis for a wide range of real estate product types, geographies, and client types.
The Graduate Intern will work on a range of internal research projects and will assist the Project Management team on client-related work.
40 hours per week during the summer. If the summer internship is successful and the selected candidate is local, there may be an opportunity to continue the internship, targeting 20 hours per week (part time) when school is in session.
Reporting & Teaming
The Graduate Intern will collaborate with and report to Project Management staff on a project-by-project basis.
Market appropriate; experience and skills considered.
We are seeking someone with the ability to think critically and perform rigorous real estate-related analysis. Strong analytical and communication skills are critical. Our ideal candidate will have a strong compatibility with Heartland culture in terms of intellectual curiosity, team-oriented nature, problem-solving capacity, desire to learn new skills as projects demand, a focus on high-quality work product, and ability to work in a fluid, fast-paced environment.
Educational & Professional Experience Requirements
Applicants should have at a minimum completed their undergraduate degree, possess a working knowledge of real estate fundamentals, and be currently enrolled in a graduate program in a related field such as business, finance, public policy, or real estate. Related professional experience is a plus.
Required Skills / Qualities
Outstanding critical thinking capacity
Superior attention to detail
Ability to focus on a variety of tasks simultaneously
Strong self motivation
Abilities in market research
Demonstrated technical writing ability
Strong oral and written communication skills
Facility with Microsoft programs (Excel, Word, PowerPoint)
Experience with the following is not required, but would be a plus:
Real estate valuation fundamentals
Quantitative analysis and financial modeling capabilities
Applications shall include the following:
Work product example that demonstrates your skills and abilities
Applications should be sent via email to:
Angela Jin, Program Manager