Analyst or Associate
BAE Urban Economics, Inc. (BAE) is seeking a qualified Analyst or Associate for our Los Angeles, CA office. We are seeking an individual who is passionate about the work we do, enjoys intellectual challenge, and has a desire to learn and grow professionally. We will fill the position depending on the qualifications and experience of the candidate who is the best fit for our needs. Please see job descriptions below.
BAE has a dynamic national consulting practice in urban development, public-private partnerships, revitalization strategies, affordable housing, transit-oriented development, economic development, fiscal impact, and public finance. Our primary client base is public agencies, especially cities and local government agencies. Founded in 1986, the firm is headquartered in Berkeley, CA. Additional information can be found at www.bae1.com.
BAE offers competitive salaries, a supportive and collaborative environment, extensive in-house training and mentoring, excellent benefits, and advancement opportunities. We are an equal opportunity employer.
To apply, please e-mail a cover letter and resume to [email protected] with the title "Los Angeles Analyst Position" or “Los Angeles Associate Position” in the subject line as appropriate to your qualifications. Candidates for the Associate position must also submit a personal writing sample, such as a research report or other professional document that demonstrates analytical ability and writing skill.
Under the direction of senior management and working out of the Los Angeles office, the Analyst will support project teams across all BAE offices in a wide range of public- and private-sector client engagements. Analysts work as part of a team to complete technical analyses and reports. Responsibilities include demographic and real estate market research, data collection, analysis, report writing, report production, and special projects.
This position requires a Bachelor’s degree in urban planning, business administration, public policy, or related fields, with coursework in urban planning, real estate development, Geographic Information Systems (GIS), and/or urban economics preferred. Strong research and writing skills and computer knowledge are essential.
This is an outstanding opportunity for a recent graduate who wants to gain professional experience and is considering pursuing a graduate degree in city and regional planning.
Under the direction of senior management and working out of the Los Angeles office, the Associate will support project teams across all BAE offices in a wide range of public- and private-sector client engagements. Associates work as part of a team to complete technical analyses and reports, and provide support for activities such as preparation of proposals and presentations, and special projects. Associates are expected to plan and execute analytical tasks, prioritize multiple assignments, and complete deliverables in a timely manner with creativity and attention to detail.
This position requires:
- Masters degree in city and regional planning, business administration, or another related field
- 1-2 years relevant work experience
- Understanding of the real estate development process
- Strong analytical and quantitative skills
- Strong professional writing skills
- Driver’s license and ability to travel
Skills and experience in pro-forma financial modeling, fiscal impacts, demographic trends, GIS, IMPLAN and statistics software packages are desirable, as is a working knowledge of the Southern California region.