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Analyst

Chicago

Position Description
The ideal candidate will have relevant work experience and/or coursework in performing online research, gathering data, conducting analyses, and extracting insights from data analyzed. This individual will manage multiple research and valuation projects at once and be a key member of client teams. Once hired, the Analyst must remain current on marketing and sponsorship trends and issues that impact clients and the industry at large.

Experience and Know-how
The ideal candidate will possess the ability and/or transferable skills needed for application to client and internal functions as detailed below.

  • Conducts valuation of opportunities for a variety of property and asset types
    • Evaluates the validity, reliability and usefulness of information collected
    • Faithfully applies methodology and quality control measures
    • Thinks critically about approach to work and new/different benefits
  • Serves as subject matter expert for one or more key property sectors and/or business categories
    • Monitors sources and conducts secondary research to gather the latest intelligence
    • Maintains databases, including but not limited to data entry, fact-checking and data quality checks
    • Analyzes competitive data to identify trends, strategies and opportunities for clients
  • Presents findings, analysis and recommendations to clients (internal and external)
  • Designs and manages basic to moderate data analysis to drive client insights
  • Familiarity with tools and approaches to data analysis
    • Basic to intermediate skills in Microsoft Excel. Experience using functions such as Pivot Tables and building client-ready charts preferred.
    • Basic data visualization skills in PowerPoint. Can translate findings into charts, graphs, and infographics.

Accountability, Leadership and Problem-solving
The following items reflect ESP Properties’ expectations for the Analyst in our key competency areas of accountability, leadership and problem-solving.

  • Adaptability to various client sectors and work types
  • Manages project timelines and deliverables, and coordinates with team members from multiple departments to ensure deadlines are met
  • Successfully works on both individual and team projects

Business-building and Communication
The following responsibilities reflect ESP Properties’ expectations for the Analyst in our key competency areas of business-building and communication.

  • Supports new and repeat business opportunities as requested
  • Contributes to the documentation and development of best practices
  • Supports the maintenance and utilization of knowledge management systems, e.g., promoting database usage, internal archiving, resource library expansion
  • Communicates effectively, including strong listening, writing, and client presentation skills

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We thank all applicants for their interest, however only candidates under consideration will be contacted.

ESP Properties offers an attractive benefits package including competitive salary plus health benefits and a 401(K) plan. ESP Properties is an equal opportunity employer.