Financial Analyst

Employer
JLL
Location
Washington, DC
Posted
Oct 13, 2017
Closes
Oct 16, 2017
Function
Analyst, Finance
Hours
Full Time
OVERVIEW We are currently seeking a Financial Analyst to join our Public Institutions group located in Washington, DC. This position will support a dedicated Federal consulting team and provide assistance with a wide range of project, program and data management activities in support of Federal real estate. Additional areas of potential responsibility could include, but are not limited to, real estate advisory, business development and client service. The team brings its extensive project and program management experience to develop creative and valuable solutions to meet client needs and exceed expectations. ABOUT PUBLIC INSTITUTIONS JLL's Public Institutions group identifies and implements strategies that allow public sector organizations to fully leverage their real property in close alignment with their organizational missions. Projects vary greatly in subject and complexity, with the group's core areas of expertise including: Advisory/Management ConsultingReal Estate StrategyPublic-Private PartnershipsFinancial and Strategic Feasibility AnalysisAnalysis of Financing/Ownership StructuresAsset and Portfolio ManagementMaster PlanningDevelopment Advisory and Oversight, including Large-Scale, Mixed-Use Development and Re-DevelopmentTransaction Management (Acquisitions, Dispositions, Sale-Leaseback, Enhanced-Use Leasing) Energy Savings/Sustainability Efforts Public Institutions employs more than 300 professionals in locations throughout the US and abroad, with a proven track record of success conducting work for more than 225 government and higher education clients. The successful candidate will serve in a management consulting capacity working closely with senior client managers to deliver innovative solutions to key Federal clients. Current engagements include financial management, program/project management, strategy and operations reviews, data management and analysis, and a full range of real property and capital planning advisory services. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS Provide analytical and project management services related to strategic portfolio and asset planning, asset acquisition, transaction execution, reinvestment, repositioning and asset disposalUnderstanding, researching and organizing disparate types of data (economic, demographic, real estate market data, etc.) in Excel, performing analyses and documenting findingsAssisting with the preparation of reports, written analyses, presentations and other client deliverablesDetailing assumptions, methodologies and information sources for all analytical tasksAdvising clients on best practices and participating in client meetings and taking detailed notes EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE Bachelor's degree in Real Estate, Business, Finance, Public Policy, or related field, preferred1 - 2 years of relevant work experience preferred, ideally in a professional services firm doing management consulting and/or project management work KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES Demonstrated ability to document, analyze and solve complex problems with innovative solutionsEnergy and passion for serving clients, continued learning and professionalismAbility to work independently, manage multiple assignments with minimal supervision and as part of a high functioning and collaborative team environmentAbility to meet deadlinesOutstanding work ethicAcute attention to detailExcellent verbal, business and interpersonal communication skills, with ability to communicate clearly, concisely and professionally in written communicationStrong organizational skillsAdvanced proficiency in Microsoft Excel, Word and PowerPoint About JLL JLL (NYSE: JLL) is a leading professional services firm that specializes in real estate and investment management. A Fortune 500 company, JLL helps real estate owners, occupiers and investors achieve their business ambitions. In 2016, JLL had revenue of $6.8 billion and fee revenue of $5.8 billion and, on behalf of clients, managed 4.4 billion square feet, or 409 million square meters, and completed sales acquisitions and finance transactions of approximately $145 billion. At the end of the second quarter of 2017, JLL had nearly 300 corporate offices, operations in over 80 countries and a global workforce of more than 80,000. As of June 30, 2017, LaSalle Investment Management had $57.6 billion of real estate under asset management. JLL is the brand name, and a registered trademark, of Jones Lang LaSalle Incorporated. For further information, visit www.jll.com. JLL is focused on winning in the marketplace and being the industry leader, executing better than anyone else and innovating to create great products and services. We operate in an atmosphere of teamwork, ethics and excellence. Our clients see the results as we address their needs, solve their problems and bring new ideas. As a distinguished market leader, we offer challenging career opportunities in an exciting environment. Our future success as a firm depends on our ability to attract and develop the very best people in the business. Our values define who we are, underscore our commitment to clients and provide direction for everything we do. Our unique culture has been recognized by industry experts and our peers. We are: * A LinkedIn "Top Company: Where the World Wants to Work Now" * A "best company to work for" in multiple locations around the globe, including Chicago, San Francisco, London, Ireland, Shanghai and Hong Kong * World's Most Ethical Companies from Ethisphere Institute for seven consecutive years * America's 100 Most Trustworthy Companies from Forbes Magazine * #1 Top Corporate Real Estate Firm from Watkins Research Group, Inc. for six consecutive years This partial list of awards demonstrates our record of achievement and our commitment to fostering an award-winning culture. For further information, visit www.jll.com. Information Security Statement Employees are expected, at all times, to perform their responsibilities in accordance with the JLL Code of Business Ethics and the firm's corporate policies. Employees granted access to the firm's information technology are expected to follow the firm's guidance designed to promote best practices for information security, data privacy and the appropriate use of technology systems. JLL is committed to developing and maintaining a diverse workforce, and strongly believes in equal opportunity extended to all individuals in all aspects of the employment relationship. Please visit www.JLL.com for additional information on JLL's commitment to equal opportunity.