Consultant Consultant …

Costar Group
in Boston, MA, United States
Permanent, Full time
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Costar Group
in Boston, MA, United States
Permanent, Full time
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Job Description



CoStar Portfolio Strategy, the consulting arm of CoStar Group (CSGP), provides unparalleled expertise and objective thinking in analyzing commercial real estate (CRE) markets. Located in Boston, MA, our consulting team sets the industry standard for offering independent research, a unique set of analytic tools, actionable insights and strategic advice to investors on hundreds of global markets in North America and Europe. The firm provides consulting to a Whos Who of global CRE market participants, including real estate investment advisors, pension funds, REITs, commercial banks, and insurance companies. CoStar Portfolio Strategy is currently looking for a Consultant to join the growing team. Consultants play an important role in client management, thought leadership, and project coordination, for individual clients and a wide range of special projects across the firm. Most importantly, this person can define and create end-to-end consulting solutions to meet client needs, including actionable investment strategies.

Consultants at CoStar Portfolio Strategy are team players who own problems along with solutions and can meaningfully participate in teams across the firm to achieve business objectives for clients.


Job Responsibilities:

  • Direct client management
  • Provide actionable advice and creative solutions/deliverables to meaningfully impact a clients business
  • Interact with other consultants across CoStar Portfolio Strategy to both keep abreast of recent and expected market trends, as well as, assist in providing responses to client inquiries
  • Participate in client presentations
  • Publish articles, research notes and whitepapers on the state of the U.S. CRE marketplace
  • Participate in/contribute content for quarterly client webinars
  • Support firm-wide initiatives at the direction of senior management
  • Travel expected

Job Prerequisites:

  • Demonstrated thought leadership in producing actionable recommendations in the areas of commercial real estate portfolio management, asset management, investor relations, market selection, and risk management
  • Excellent project management skills with proven ability to participate in/lead an ad hoc team of colleagues in creative problem solving and custom client deliverables
  • Demonstrated client management skills
  • Well-developed presentation abilities and demonstrated interest in publishing research notes for a CRE audience
  • Minimum two/three years direct CRE experience
  • Graduate degree or CFA considered a plus
  • Ability to draw relevant and actionable conclusions from large data sets
  • Experience with SQL and demonstrated usage of all key business intelligence applications (eg. Excel; PowerPoint)
  • Experience with data analytics/visualization applications such as Microsoft Power BI a plus
  • Ability to succeed in fast moving and intellectually challenging professional environment


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

Posted TodayFull timeR20799

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 nations 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,, BizBuySell, and Lands of America collectively attracting more than 25 million monthly unique visitors. The Network is the nations #1 most visited apartment listing network, with 45 million monthly visits, allowing renters to find their perfect homes. 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 as a result of your disability. You can request reasonable accommodations by calling 1-855-840-1715 or by sending an email to .