Research Coordinator
Avison Young Commercial Real Estate - Calgary, AB

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Position Description: Research Coordinator
Location: Calgary
Reports To: Petar Hrkac
Date: January 2nd, 2013

I. Company Overview

Founded in 1978, Avison Young is Canada's largest independently-owned commercial real estate services company. Headquartered in Toronto, Ontario, Avison Young is also the largest Canadian-owned, principal-managed commercial real estate brokerage firm in North America. Comprising more than 1,100 real estate professionals in 42 offices across Canada and the U.S., the full-service commercial real estate company provides value-added, client-centric investment sales, leasing, advisory, management, financing and mortgage placement services to owners and occupiers of office, retail, industrial and multi-residential properties.

II. Position Purpose

Avison Young is currently seeking an individual to fill our Research Coordinator role; we are looking for someone who is reliable, timely and Professional. This position entails working with a diverse group of people at all levels in the organization. The successful candidate will need to be able to use proper judgment in planning and prioritizing the workload.

III. Responsibilities

  • Title searches
  • Taxation & Assessment
  • Ensure Maps are current
  • Statistical, Demographic, Socioeconomic data & info specific to districts or parcels of land
  • Monitoring newspapers and distributing economic & real estate-related articles to office
  • Leasing & Investment market data
  • Track leasing transactions (recent rental rates, etc)
  • Keeping track on existing or proposed developments
  • Finding and distributing news articles related to economy and real estate to the office
  • Providing support to the research manager

IV. Qualification’s

  • Post-secondary education completed
  • Proficient in MS Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, Adobe
  • Excellent Verbal and written communication skills
  • Good time management and organizational skills
  • Must be able to easily adapt and prioritize
  • Must be proactive and take initiative
  • Must be detail oriented

V. To Apply
All qualified applicants may submit their resume and cover letter. Please cite the position title in the subject line of the email. We thank all applicants for their interest, but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.