Financial Analyst

Cushman & Wakefield Chicago , IL 60602

Posted 2 months ago

Job Title

Financial Analyst

Job Description Summary

Responsible to conduct financial analysis on lease and purchase transactions (office and industrial properties) and assist with client facing documentation.

The selected candidate will support a team of 7 brokerage professionals providing corporate real estate services to both local Chicago based and multimarket private companies and public corporations. The to-be-hired analyst will be a part of the team located in Chicago, IL and will provide sophisticated financial underwriting and analytical services to clients in real estate transactions.

Job Description

Job Duties

  • Prepares cash flow analysis, summary documentation and spreadsheets.

  • Prepares site related analyses for global client locations

  • Analyzes legal real estate documentation i.e. leases, corporate financial statements

  • Under general supervision, provides basic financial analysis on real estate transactions.

  • Able to prepare and conduct written and oral presentations; communicates accurately, effectively and persuasively.

  • Basic math competency; proficient in working with numbers.

  • Attention to detail; performs basic, efficient error free analysis Proficient in Excel and other Microsoft Office Suite products.

  • Expert knowledge of excel to perform financial and data analytics


  • Bachelor Degree; Business or Finance preferred

  • Minimum of 3+ years of real estate or comparable financial modeling/analysis experience

  • Strong math and advanced research skills

  • Exceptional analytical skills

  • Strong organizational skills with the ability to prioritize and manage multiple projects in a timely and thorough manner

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

  • The qualified candidate will be detail oriented, able to handle multiple projects simultaneously, understanding how to prioritize

  • Professional, and customer service oriented with opportunity to become client facing over time

Note: This position requires compliance with our COVID related protocols, which may also include client-specific requirements. This might include, but is not limited to, either providing documentation of full vaccination as per CDC guidelines or agreeing to regular COVID testing.

Cushman & Wakefield provides equal employment opportunity. Discrimination of any type will not be tolerated. Cushman & Wakefield is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by state, federal, or local law.

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Financial Analyst

Cushman & Wakefield