Director, Research, Retail Industry Director, Research, Retail Industry …

Costar Group
in Boston, MA, United States
Permanent, Full time
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Costar Group
in Boston, MA, United States
Permanent, Full time
Be the first to apply
Competitive
Director, Research, Retail Industry
Director of US Retail Research US-MA Boston/en-US/CoStarCareers/job/US-MA-Boston/Director-of-Retail-Research_R20612/applyDirector of US Retail Research

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Job Description

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OVERVIEW

CoStar is the established leader in data and analytics for the commercial real estate industry. CoStars team of 70+ market analysts produce written and digital content about real estate markets and submarkets. The Director of US Retail Analytics will oversee and lead CoStars coverage of retail markets across the US.

BACKGROUND

We are seeking a Director of US Retail Analytics to lead and oversee CoStars content around Retail markets in the US. The ideal candidate has long experience in commercial real estate research for a brokerage or investment firm focused on the retail sector; has an advanced degree in Economics, Urban Planning, or a related field; and has a proven record of content creation around US Retail markets.

ROLE RESPONSIBILITIES

The successful candidate will lead CoStars retail coverage by writing the National Retail report and producing the National Retail video update. The successful candidate will also review and edit the written retail content and video scripts drafted by local market analysts. Key responsibilities include:

  • Write quarterly national retail market report content
  • Write and deliver content for CoStars quarterly national retail video update
  • Write regular news articles about US retail trends
  • Review and edit local market content written by CoStars team of local market analysts
  • Represent CoStar at US retail industry events and conferences
  • Contribute to the design and development of the CoStar retail product
  • Advise CoStars Quantitative Analytics Group on retail forecasts, valuations, and analytics
  • Present CoStars retail market thesis to major clients and at industry events
  • Participate in hiring decisions around CoStar Market Analysts

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Advanced degree in economics, urban planning, real estate, or related field strongly preferred
  • 10+ years of commercial real estate research experience, with a focus on US Retail markets
  • Proven record of producing high-quality written analysis of trends in the economy, space markets, and capital markets
  • Strong writing and editing skills
  • Strong presentation skills (as on-camera performance will be a key part of the role)
  • Deep knowledge of US CRE data sources and providers
  • Deep knowledge of major US Retail markets
  • A network of industry contacts in the sector

This senior-level role will report to CoStars Vice President of Market Analytics, based in Boston.

The position could be located in any of: Boston, Washington, New York, Atlanta, Chicago, or Los Angeles.


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

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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

Posted 6 Days AgoFull timeR20612

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, Apartments.com, BizBuySell, and Lands of America collectively attracting more than 25 million monthly unique visitors. The Apartments.com Network is the nations #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 as a result of your disability. You can request reasonable accommodations by calling 1-855-840-1715 or by sending an email to .

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