Senior Research Analyst
Toronto, ON
1d ago

About JLL

Were JLLa leading professional services and investment management firm specializing in real estate. We have operations in over 80 countries and a workforce of over 98,000 individuals around the world who help real estate owners, occupiers and investors achieve their business ambitions.

As a global Fortune 500 company, we also have an inherent responsibility to drive sustainability and corporate social responsibility.

Thats why were committed to our purpose to shape the future of real estate for a better world. Were using the most advanced technology to create rewarding opportunities, amazing spaces and sustainable real estate solutions for our clients, our people and our communities.

Our core values of teamwork, ethics and excellence are also fundamental to everything we do and were honored to be recognized with awards for our success by organizations both globally and locally.

Creating a diverse and inclusive culture where we all feel welcomed, valued and empowered to achieve our full potential is important to who we are today and where were headed in the future.

And we know that unique backgrounds, experiences and perspectives help us think bigger, spark innovation and succeed together.

If this job description resonates with you, we encourage you to apply even if you dont meet all of the requirements below.

Were interested in getting to know you and what you bring to the table!

Are you curious about the intersection between economics, public policy, financial markets, and the built environment? Do you have experience conducting original research and writing thought-provoking reports?

Are you interested in revealing hidden trends within data to uncover insights? Are you able to adapt and prioritize to meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment?

If the answer to these questions is yes, JLL invites you to apply for the role of Senior Research Analyst to provide reliable, timely, efficient support to our National Capital Markets brokerage team.

The position entails working with a diverse group of internal and external Stakeholders at all levels of the organization, and the individual will require the independent judgment to plan, prioritize, and organize a diverse workload.

This role provides a wide variety of support services to the brokerage teams and the successful candidate will be detail oriented with strong organizational skills and a team player attitude.


  • Analysis : Work with research and other team members to compile high quality reports on topical trends at the intersection of commercial real estate, economics, financial markets demographics, and public policy.
  • Insights : Maintain data across different areas and be able to unlock hidden insights within.
  • Sales Data : Closely track, record and update data on national property sales across the office, multi family, retail, development lands and industrial real estate markets.
  • Economic & Demographic Data : Closely track, record and update data on data related to local economies, demographics and current events as it relates to commercial real estate markets.
  • Visualization : Create compelling data visualizations that effectively communicate trends in real estate markets and the broader economy.
  • This includes graphical, map-based, or other.

  • Communication : Present trends and analysis to stakeholders both internal and external. This might be in front of a JLL audience to brief our colleagues on what is happening, or it might be in front of clients to help explain market trends.
  • Any other reasonable duties and responsibilities assigned

  • Post-secondary education in Finance, Commerce, Economics, Business Administration, Urban Economics, Urban Planning, or Urban Geography
  • 5+ years of relevant experience or combination of education and experience
  • Experience in the commercial real estate sector is an asset
  • Experience in finance (particularly investment banking) is an asset
  • Demonstrated proficiency with all applicable software packages including but not limited to MS Windows; MS Office, including MS Word, Excel, Outlook, and PowerPoint;
  • Adobe Professional, X, or Standard; CRM; MLS; and RECBC


  • Excellent writing skills are a requirement
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English
  • CFA or CPA certification is welcome
  • Able to adapt and prioritize, meeting deadlines, in a fast-paced environment
  • Operates with a sense of urgency, quickly responding to Stakeholders
  • Professional yet personable demeanor
  • Excellent time management and organizational skills
  • Positive and professional attitude and demonstrates professionalism at all times
  • Detail oriented with strong analytical skills
  • Able to work well independently with an ability to work collaboratively with others
  • Proactive and takes initiative
  • Able to maintain confidentiality, utilize judgment, and work with minimal supervision
  • Please include both a resume and cover letter in your application.
  • What you can expect from us

    We succeed together and believe the best inspire the best, so we invest in supporting each other, learning together and celebrating our success.

    Our Total Rewards program reflects our commitment to helping you achieve your career ambitions, recognizing your contributions, investing in your well-being and providing competitive benefits and pay.

    We cant wait to see where your ambitions take you at JLL.

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