Heartland is currently seeking candidates for a Graduate Intern.
Job Description- As a Graduate Intern, you will support market, demographic, economic, and financial data collection and analysis for a wide range of real estate product types, geographies, and client types. You will work on a range of internal research projects and will assist the Project Management team on client-related work.
Heartland is a Seattle-based real estate advisory and investment firm with over 30 years of experience creating value for clients, including families and family-owned businesses, non-profit organizations, corporations, as well as real estate development, investment and operating companies. Heartland combines strategy development and analytical rigor with execution capabilities in real estate brokerage, asset management, capital markets, and development services to positively impact the communities, organizations and families with whom we work.
Our practice is rooted in a deep understanding of the fundamental drivers of real estate economics. With experience across both the public and private realm, we offer a unique ability to blend the needs of the private sector owner with public sector processes and initiatives. Additionally, the expertise derived from work on our own investments and developments enhances and leverages our ability to advise others in all aspects of real estate-related activities. Heartland is unique among real estate firms, both in terms of our breadth of capabilities and our long-term, relationship-based approach to collaboration with clients and investors. This breadth in services is key to our value equation. Our scope enables us to leverage knowledge from one business line in support of another as well as provide a robust continuum of real estate services tailored to a diverse client base. Click here for more information about what we do at Heartland.
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 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 analytics. 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 and analysis
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 accepted on rolling basis; seeking candidate for beginning Summer 2019
Applications shall include the following:
Work product example that demonstrates your skills and abilities
Applications should be sent via email to:
Carrie Christensen, Project Administrator/Marketing Coordinator