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Analyst Position

Strong candidates will have a background in real estate (education or work related) as well as a strong aptitude in finance, accounting, economics or technology. Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written, are required as well as the ability to work independently as a member of a team.

Examples of Analyst functions include:

  • Support the reporting of loan and equity portfolio performance relative to benchmarks, the annual loan rating and equity appraisal process and provide administrative and broad analytical support on an as-needed basis to multiple functional units including portfolio management, loan and equity production, asset management and real estate services.
  • Complete special projects for all functional areas within the real estate portfolio, including mortgage loans and real estate equities, mortgage backed securities, REITs and private real estate securities.
  • Limited travel will be required.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Accounting or Real Estate from a nationally recognized college or university.  Other concentrations may be considered if an applicant has previous relevant work or internship experience in commercial real estate investments or related fields.
  • Evidence of academic achievement (GPA, honors, awards, fellowships, case competitions etc.)
  • Understanding of the fundamentals of real estate valuation, finance & accounting. Familiarity with property-level due diligence, real estate law and construction a plus.
  • Strong interest in continuing education in the form of a Masters, MBA, JD or other graduate degree with an emphasis in business, analytics, real estate and/or real estate related topics.
  • Internship or work experience in commercial real estate investment analysis, asset management, portfolio management or other commercial real estate related fields, a plus.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft excel, experience with Argus or other DCF modeling software, a plus.


To apply, please visit the Northwestern Mutual Career Opportunities website.