Intern, Transactions

Job Title: Intern, Transactions
Location:  Chicago, IL 
Department: Transactions
Reporting to: Associate Vice President
Req#: REQ133199

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Objective of Role: 

LaSalle Investment Management is seeking an Intern to join its Transactions team in the firm’s Chicago headquarters to assist with real estate investment acquisitions & dispositions.  

Accountabilities:

  • Assist team members with evaluating and underwriting potential acquisitions on behalf of the firm’s commingled funds and separate accounts;
  • Perform complex financial analyses, including Argus valuation models and Excel-based underwriting pro-formas, cash flow projections and sensitivity analyses;
  • Assist with managing the due diligence process, including the review and analysis of leases, operating information, legal documentation, and other investment-related materials;
  • Gather and evaluate economic and market data; and
  • Assist with the preparation and presentation of investment memoranda to the firm’s Investment Committee.

 

Qualifications, Skills & Experience:

  • BA/BS degree in real estate, finance, accounting, or economics or related field with strong record of academic achievement
  • Highly skilled in modeling investments in Excel; Argus experience is a plus 
  • Knowledge of DCF, NPV and cash flow models
  • Strong financial and analytical ability with solid organizational skills and ability to multi-task
  • Highly-developed verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Proactive thinking with detail-oriented and creative problem-solving approach
  • Candidate must be authorized to work in the United States

 

LaSalle Investment Management is an Equal Opportunity Employer.