Real Estate Development Associate

Massachusetts, United States
03 Feb 2019
End of advertisement period
03 Apr 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Functional Area: Construction Project Management
Department: MIT Investment Management Company
School Area: Executive Vice President
Employment Type: Full-Time
Employment Category: Exempt
Visa Sponsorship Available: No 

Working at MIT offers opportunities, an environment, a culture – and benefits – that just aren’t found together anywhere else. If you’re curious, motivated, want to be part of a unique community, and help shape the future – then take a look at this opportunity.

REAL ESTATE DEVELOPMENT ASSOCIATEMIT Investment Management Company (MITIMCo), to manage development projects, including ground-up capital projects, renovation projects, and turnkey fit outs, from feasibility analysis to final completion. Project responsibilities include financial underwriting, investment/risk analysis, due diligence, planning, design, permitting, leasing, and construction. Will also support other real estate investment staff in acquisitions, financings, dispositions, asset management, and portfolio management.

This role offers an excellent opportunity for a real estate professional to take part in fostering a new, innovative, and collaborative environment in Cambridge to support the university’s mission of bringing knowledge to bear on the world’s greatest challenges through science and technology.

MITIMCo’s Real Estate Group serves as an owner, operator, and developer of a high profile real estate portfolio located exclusively in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

Job Requirements

REQUIRED: bachelor’s degree (master’s preferred) in real estate, finance, business administration, or related field; at least three years’ relevant experience in urban commercial real estate development, real estate investment, construction management, architecture, and/or engineering; experience with the development of urban mid-rise and high-rise office, laboratory, and/or residential projects; ability to collaborate in a team-oriented environment; proficiency with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) and Microsoft Project; excellent quantitative and analytical skills; self-motivation; flexibility in the face of shifting projects and new priorities; ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment and comfort working through an iterative process; strong communication, interpersonal, and writing skills;  ability to resolve complex problems in a thorough and timely manner with minimal supervision; comfort interacting with high-level executives; and discretion with confidential information/issues. \\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\Greater Boston-area market experience preferred, as is experience with Argus Enterprise. Job #16980-R


MIT is an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, ancestry, or national or ethnic origin.