Product Industry Analyst, Building Products | John Burns Real Estate Consulting

Product Industry Analyst, Building Products (Location TBD)

Job Description

We are looking for a highly motivated individual to work in the position of Analyst, Building Products. The Analyst will work closely with our Manager-Building Products, Research team, and Consulting team to deliver exceptional analysis of the building product space. Depending on expertise. This is an excellent opportunity for the right candidate to make a real difference for our clients in their building product investment decisions.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities
  • Become internal industry ‘go to expert’ on assigned product segments, developing mastery on key players, products, and issues facing the industry. Passion for your product category and area of knowledge is key.
  • Assist with monthly analysis for our Building Products Analysis and Forecast report, our flagship research report for the building product industry
  • Assist with quarterly earnings coverage of Building Products Earnings
  • Manage assigned building product consulting projects, working closely with our Building Products team, our Sacramento data team, and our Consumer Insights team
  • Assist with analysis of our building product survey, including the execution of the survey, tabulation, and analysis of results
  • Depending on expertise, the candidate has an opportunity to work on a diverse range of building product consulting projects, including:
    • Product segment deep-dive assignments
    • Due diligence / M&A support
    • New product development research
    • Pricing research
    • Channel research
    • Branding and positioning research
Desired Skills and Experience
  • Bachelor’s degree Finance, Economics or related degree
  • Related work experience
  • Strong Excel and analytical skills
  • Good communication and organizational skills

We want to find someone who is an innovative and strategic thinker. You need to be a team player with strong organizational skills and excellent follow-through. The ideal candidate will be a quick learner. You should enjoy challenges and problem solving, take pride in all the work you complete, exercise uncompromised ethics, and be willing to travel. You should be versed in economic analysis, market research, and creative problem solving.


How to Apply

Send cover letter and resume to:

If you enjoy challenges, take great pride in 100% accuracy and creating professional work products, have a passion for real estate, and enjoy working with a supportive team, this is the dynamic environment for you.


About John Burns Real Estate Consulting

John Burns Real Estate Consulting, LLC provides independent subscription research and customized consulting services related to the US housing industry.  John Burns founded the company in 2001 because he saw a need for better housing market analysis. The company has grown to a highly passionate team of research analysts and consultants in offices across the country, who work together to provide the most trusted source of US housing analysis and consulting services.  Three principles guide us:

  • Purpose: To enable the profitable development of the best places to live in the world through great research.
  • Vision: To be the most trusted and respected US housing market analysts and consultants.
  • Mission: To help executives make informed housing industry investment decisions.

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.