The JBG SMITH Corporate Office

  • Financial Analysts

    US-MD-Chevy Chase
  • Overview

    Who We Are:

    JBG SMITH (NYSE: JBGS) is an S&P 400 company that owns, operates, invests in and develops assets concentrated in leading urban infill submarkets in and around Washington, DC. Our mixed-use operating portfolio comprises approximately 20 million square feet of high-quality office, multifamily and retail assets. With a focus on placemaking, we drive synergies across the portfolio and create amenity-rich, walkable neighborhoods. JBG SMITH’s future development pipeline includes 17.2 million square feet of potential development density. 


    What Experience You Will Gain:

    In the Financial Analyst role, you will have the opportunity to (i) deepen your analytical and financial modeling skills (ii) develop real estate valuation skills, (iii) learn the key elements of asset management and/or portfolio management (iv) interact with many groups throughout the company including investments, development, marketing, property management, accounting and Senior Executives at JBG SMITH.


    JBG SMITH is hiring to fill multiple financial analyst positions within the Commercial, Residential, and Retail Asset Management groups and the Portfolio Management group.

    Asset Management (Commercial, Residential or Retail)

    Financial Analysts work with senior leadership in the Asset Management group to maximize the value of each of the assets in the portfolio. Responsibilities will include:

    • Creating and maintaining cash flow valuation models for specific assets in the portfolio  
    • Providing financial analysis on pricing / leasing strategies, renovation plans and other project and portfolio level ROI opportunities
    • Participating in the development of annual strategic plans and budgets for specific assets
    • Assisting in the evaluation and due diligence for potential acquisitions and dispositions
    • Reviewing monthly accruals and financial statements to ensure accuracy, correct issues and evaluate property performance in relation to market trends
    • Updating monthly and quarterly reporting for lenders, partners and Senior Executives
    • Preparing other analysis as needed to support the asset management and leasing teams
    • Assist senior team members in preparing Investment Committee memoranda.

    Portfolio Management

    Financial Analysts work with senior leadership in the Portfolio Management group to evaluate portfolio and corporate level analysis for cash planning, balance sheet management, valuation, capital allocation and investor reporting purposes. Responsibilities will include:

    • Manage the JBG SMITH corporate model, internal JBG SMITH valuation model, and the opportunity fund models
    • Assist senior executives with strategic investment and capital allocation decisions
    • Prepare long term financial forecasts and perform cash flow analysis
    • Collaborate with development teams, acquisition teams, asset management teams, and JBGS’ senior management to prepare quantitative and qualitative analyses that will be summarized and presented to an internal Portfolio Management Committee. 

    What You Bring:

    At JBG SMITH, our culture is important. We are committed to the highest standards of integrity, creativity and teamwork.  Along with those qualities, Financial Analysts must also bring: 

    • Bachelor’s degree, preferably in real estate, finance or business administration
    • 0 - 2 years of experience with superior quantitative skills and analytical abilities
    • Advanced proficiency in Excel spreadsheets and working knowledge of Argus preferred
    • Core financial and underwriting competency and the ability to create financial models
    • Professional presentation and superior written and verbal communication skills
    • Passion for learning, focused attention to detail and a commitment to excellence
    • Dependability as a team member who always gives their best and pitches in when others need help to ensure that collectively the team meets its goals
    • Strong organizational skills with the ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously


    If you are interested in applying, please include your resume, cover letter, college GPA (both in-major and cumulative) and SAT scores or test equivalent (broken out by test section). 


    Please note this is a pre-MBA position.


    JBGS is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, making decisions without discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, genetic information or any other protected class, in accordance with applicable law.


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