Provide research and analysis support of hotel commercial real estate markets. The role will encompass certain regular tasks around the analysis of core data, as well as a range of activities that contribute to and support the team's production and delivery of research material.
Reviews and evaluates data results collected by themselves and others within the research team to ensure accuracy and comprehensiveness of research data and analysis.
Assists in the development of econometric forecasts for hotel markets and interpreting the implications of the outlook for internal and external clients.
Provides research support for pitches, presentations, internal and external client meetings.
May be responsible for writing regular quarterly reports and other written outputs with direction from research manager.
Analyze market trends and incorporate findings into presentations, reports and white papers.
Responds to ad hoc internal and external client requests for data, graphs, commentary, etc.
Other duties may be assigned.
No formal supervisory responsibilities in this position. May provide informal assistance such as technical guidance, and/or training to co-workers. May coordinate and assign tasks to co-workers within a work unit and/or project.
Bachelor's degree from a four-year college or university, preferably in Real Estate, Economics, Finance, and a minimum of two years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Strong organizational and analytical skills.
Ability to provide efficient, timely, reliable and courteous service to customers. Ability to effectively present information.
Requires knowledge of financial & economic terms and principles. Ability to calculate intermediate figures such as percentages and discounts. Conducts basic financial analysis.
Ability to comprehend, analyze, and interpret documents and summarize graphically and in writing. Ability to solve problems involving several options in situations. Requires intermediate analytical and quantitative skills.
Ability to handle and manipulate large amounts of data.
Intermediate experience with Microsoft Office, especially Excel. Proficient in the use of data visualization tools like Tableau or Power BI is a plus.
Possess a positive work attitude and ability to work in a team environment. Self-starter approach to work.
Decisions made with understanding of procedures and company policies to achieve set results and deadlines. Responsible for setting own project deadlines. Errors in judgment may cause short-term impact to co-workers and supervisor.
CB Richard Ellis