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CoStar Realty Information, Inc. Senior Director of Market Analytics, Boston in Boston, Massachusetts

Senior Director of Market Analytics, Boston

Job Description

CoStar delivers real-time, verified commercial real estate data that helps clients confidently spot great opportunities and make smart choices ahead of competitors. By combining the power of CoStar’s independent research organization – the industry’s largest – with global data delivery, software, and application solutions, clients can act on opportunities with confidence.

The Marketing Research team is the heart of CoStar, capturing market-critical information that enables our commercial real estate clients to make informed, high impact business decisions daily. CoStar Group’s research contributes to the most important segment of our economy, helping businesses open offices, retail stores, warehouses, and manufacturing facilities. CoStar Group is seeking a Senior Director of Market Analytics to join our growing research organization.

As CoStar Senior Director of Market Analytics, the candidate oversees the production of all analytic content for the market (in this case, Boston), including the market and submarket-level reports, analytic updates, new stories, and digital content. The Senior Director of Market Analytics is CoStar’s key client- and industry-facing representative to deliver CoStar’s view of the market and the outlook. The Senior Director of Market Analytics may also build and lead a team of analysts, depending on the needs of the particular market

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Responsible for producing meaningful, relevant, and insightful analysis of real estate market conditions for inclusion in CoStar’s product offerings.

Content will take various forms, including 1) written narratives in CoStar’s market and sub-market reports; 2) visual content included in presentations about the market; 3) verbal discussions about the market with CoStar customers; and 4) written and visual content sent to the media.

W orks to compile comprehensive information and data about specific markets utilizing that information and personal market knowledge to develop an informed opinion of overall market conditions and peculiarities.

Prepares edited market reports that identify trends and data inconsistencies.

Uses multiple software platforms to develop/create graphics to showcase market trends and analysis for internal and external presentations and reports.

Responsible for analyzing market data and draw insightful conclusions.

Responsible for utilizing all the data available at CoStar and to manipulate, aggregate and organize this data to uncover trends, patterns and other insights of interest to the commercial real estate industry.

Oversees well-written, timely CRE market and sub-market reports for analysis and commentary on sub-markets and markets covered by CoStar.

Commentary should be relevant, insightful, interesting and thought provoking to CoStar clients.

Regularly review and monitor CoStar data for accuracy, timeliness and quality and ensuring errors and outliers are corrected in a timely manner.

Translate analysis and insights into meaningful presentations and deliver them to the market.

Deliver in person and video market updates to CoStar clients and industry groups, focusing on economic and CRE trends in the market.

Other products containing commentary and analysis may be added as the MA team develops strategies to inform Costar clients and disseminate expert market knowledge.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:

Bachelor's degree, preferably in economics, finance, urban planning or real estate; graduate degree preferred.

7+ years of work experience in Boston commercial real estate with familiarity of the local Boston-area market

PREFERRED QUALIFCATIONS AND SKILLS:

Expert understanding of economic theory and principles and their application to the real estate industry.

Experience in building and managing a team of analysts.

Demonstrated writing skills; ability to write effectively and in large volumes.

Strong data and analysis skills, in particular using MS Office.

Good communication skills.

Polished presentation skills and comfortable speaking and presenting to others often in large groups about market conditions.

Client orientation, a desire to help clients succeed.

Strong work ethic and ability to work in a team environment.

Must be legally authorized to work in the USA

OVERVIEW OF COMPANY:

Founded in 1987, CoStar Group is the leading provider of commercial real estate information, analytics, and online marketplaces. Our suite of online services enables clients to analyze, interpret and gain unmatched insight on commercial property values, market conditions and current availability. Behind some of the most well-known brands in the industry, CoStar Group includes CoStar, the largest provider of CRE research and real-time data; LoopNet, the most heavily trafficked mobile and online real estate marketplace; Apartments.com, the premier rental home resource for renters, property managers and owners; STR, the leading provider of performance benchmarking and comparative analytics to the hotel industry; BizBuySell, the largest online marketplace for businesses-for-sales; and Lands of America, the leading operator of online marketplaces for rural real estate.

Headquartered in Washington, DC, CoStar Group maintains offices throughout the U.S. and in Europe, Canada, and Asia with a staff of over 4,300 worldwide.

WHAT’S IN IT FOR YOU:

Working at CoStar Group means you'll enjoy a culture of collaboration and innovation that attracts the best and brightest across a broad range of disciplines. In addition to generous compensation and performance-based incentives, you'll be supported in both your professional and academic growth with internal training, tuition reimbursement, and an inter-office exchange program.

Our benefits package includes (but is not limited to):

Comprehensive healthcare coverage: Medical / Vision / Dental / Prescription Drug

Life, legal, and supplementary insurance

Commuter and parking benefits

Registered Retirement Savings Plan

Paid time off

Tuition reimbursement

Discounted fitness center membership costs (location dependent), and group exercise classes.

Complimentary gourmet coffee, tea, hot chocolate, fresh fruit, and other healthy snacks

Be part of a team of professionals enjoying the opportunity to learn, do, and grow in a rewarding atmosphere. But don't just take our word for it -- see why our team chose to work at and stay at CoStar Group: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CVbJRnJ2sX0

We welcome all qualified candidates who are currently eligible to work full-time in the USA to apply. However, please note that CoStar is not able to provide visa sponsorship for this position

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CoStar Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer; we maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing

CoStar Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer; we maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing

Founded in 1987, CoStar Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:CSGP) is the leading provider of commercial real estate information, analytics and online marketplaces.

CoStar conducts expansive, ongoing research to produce and maintain the largest and most comprehensive database of commercial real estate information. CoStar data powers the $17 trillion world of real estate – delivering the sale, lease, property, tenant, contact, reporting and industry information that makes connections happen. We help our clients make smart investments and decisions. Eighty-three percent of the nation’s commercial real estate transactions involve a CoStar subscriber, and the top 95% of the leading 1,000 brokerage firms use CoStar to inform their decisions.

We also help create lasting experiences through our family of marketplaces. In addition to CoStar, CoStar Group brands and marketplaces include LoopNet, Apartments.com, BizBuySell, and Lands of America – collectively attracting more than 25 million monthly unique visitors. The Apartments.com Network is the nation’s #1 most visited apartment listing network, with 45 million monthly visits, allowing renters to find their perfect homes. LAND.com connects landowners to their perfect properties, spots and open spaces. BizBuySell allows small business owners to bring their dreams to life. And LoopNet connects investors, sellers and brokers with clients who fall in love with their properties.

Headquartered in Washington, DC, CoStar maintains offices throughout the U.S. and in Europe and Toronto, Canada with a staff of approximately 3,700 worldwide, including the industry's largest professional research organization.

CoStar is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. CoStar is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.

If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you may request a reasonable accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access www.costargroup.com/careers as a result of your disability. You can request reasonable accommodations by calling 1-855-840-1715 or by sending an email to recruiting@costargroup.com .

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