Summary of Position:
The successful respondent will assist in the generation of meaningful real estate analysis utilizing GDAs methodology in analyzing market opportunities for a variety of land uses. A particular focus of work will be in support affordable/workforce housing and economic development projects within the metro Washington, DC region.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
--Primary research including demographic and economic analysis, market trend analysis and market data;
--Planning, execution and documentation of market analysis (reports and presenations);
--Interaction with clients and external stakeholders in order to analyze problems and communicate findings;
--Assist in formulating conclusions from analysis and making strategic recommendations to clients;
--Assist in identifying RFP opportunities and crafting responses
--Experience working with a verity of data sources (including ESRI, Neilson/Claritas, Census) and the ability to extract and effectively communicate both verbally and in writing about trends and analysis within the data;
--Resourceful, comfortable working independently in an entrepreneurial environment;
--Prior experience with commercial real estate, affordable housing, or community development desired.
--Upbeat, intelligent and flexible;
--Logical and efficient problem-solving;
--Experience with MS Office Suite (Excel, Powerpoint);
--Strong writing skills;
--Ability to work within and meet deadlines;
--At least 2 years of work experience including some consulting experience
Benefits and Working Style
This opportunity will provide the successful candidate with the flexibility to craft a working relationship that meets both professional and personal demands. Opportunities to develop strong client relationships, work on projects that make on impact on the physical and social landscape of our region, and work within a relaxed and supportive environment. We are a small company with inherent flexibility. The successful respondent will be an independent contractor.