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Newmark (NMRK) is one of the world’s leading commercial real estate advisory firms. We provide a fully integrated platform of services to prominent multinational corporations and institutional investors across the globe, as well as to occupiers, owners and developers of real estate on a local, regional and national level. 

Position Title: Transaction Analyst- Cannabis Practice Group

Job Description: 

The Chicago based Midwest Office Capital Markets Group is looking for an entry-level transaction analyst to assist in the most prominent Cannabis Practice Group in working with Multi State Operators to identify growth, cultivation and dispensary locations. A willingness to work in an emerging market with large data sets is a must.    

Responsibilities include direct communication with clients, preparation of broker opinions of value and database management. Argus modeling, transaction oversight, underwriting, market research, and exposure to business development, etc.  

Essential Job Duties:

  • Analyze market information
  • Assist in the due diligence process
  • Perform Financial Underwriting in Argus and Excel
  • Review and analyze leases
  • Create content in PowerPoint for presentations
  • Team Member Mindset

Skills, Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • Real Estate, Finance, or Accounting Majors preferred but not required 
  • Strong problem solving skills and the ability to proactively find solutions
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Strong communication skills
  • Detail oriented, self-motivated and strong work ethic
  • Excellent analysis and writing skills
  • Positive attitude and a team player

Computer Skills:

  • Intermediate knowledge of Excel, Word, and PowerPoint
  • Familiarity with Argus is a plus
  • Familiarity with Local, State and Federal Regulations is a plus

Benefits and Perks:

  • Industry leading Parental Leave Policy (up to 16 weeks)
  • Generous healthcare
  • 401K Match
  • Bright Horizons back-up care program
  • Generous paid time off
  • Education reimbursement
  • Referral Program
  • Opportunities to network and connect

Benefits/perks listed may vary depending on the nature of your employment with Newmark and the job location

Working Conditions: Normal working conditions with the absence of disagreeable elements