Consultant (Reston, VA) | John Burns Real Estate Consulting

Consultant (Reston, VA)

Job Description

We are looking for highly motivated individuals to work in the position of “Consultant” in our Reston, VA office. The Consultant position entails compiling and analyzing housing and economic market data, traveling to visit real estate properties, and contributing to the creation of custom consulting reports. Our custom consulting projects usually involve strategic planning, market research, or financial analysis for the housing industry.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities
  • Conducting market research and analyzing housing data trends for custom real estate consulting and writing reports with strong, supportable conclusions.
  • Researching our proprietary consumer research and design databases and applying appropriate insight to individual consulting assignments.
  • Analyzing demographic research and trends in the context of specific consulting assignments.
  • Project Management

The ideal cadidate will be consultative in nature, be able to handle multiple assignments at once, have excellent presentation skills and have some familiarity with the housing industry.    (Please include cover letter to explain how your experience ties into our position.) The ideal candidate will be extremely well-organized, a quick learner, an Excel whiz, and an outstanding writer. You should enjoy challenges and problem solving, take great pride in all the work you complete, have uncompromised ethics, and be willing to travel. You should be versed in economic analysis, market research, and creative problem solving.

About John Burns Real Estate Consulting

John Burns Real Estate Consulting analyzes housing market data across the U.S. We collect information to support analysis, and compile and analyze data for monthly research reports. Our monthly reports cover macro issues facing the industry, and market trends and forecasts on a national, regional and metro-level basis. Our diverse group of clients includes some of the largest home builders, developers, hedge funds, private equity groups, banks and product manufacturers.

Our team members are extremely well-organized, quick learners, Excel whizzes, outstanding writers and hard workers. We enjoy challenges, problem solving, economic analysis, market research, working on a team and adhere to uncompromising ethical standards.

If you enjoy challenges, take great pride in 100% accuracy and professional appearance in all the work you complete, and enjoy working with a fantastic team that supports each other, this is the dynamic environment for you.

John Burns Real Estate Consulting offers a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, 401(k) with employer contributions, paid vacation, holiday leave, etc. Compensation will be based on a candidate’s market value and their ability to contribute to our business.

For more information or to submit your resume, please contact: JBREC Human Resources at