Associate - Due Diligence

Location US-TX-Houston
Job ID
Investment Management
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When you join Hines, you will embark on a career journey fueled by vision and guided by leaders who set the standards of our industry. Our legacy is rooted in innovation and excellence, earning us a spot on Fast Company’s esteemed annual list of the World’s Most Innovative Companies for 2024. Discover endless opportunities to grow and make your mark at Hines.


As an Associate – Due Diligence with Hines, you will be responsible for supporting the fundraising efforts of Hines Private Wealth Solutions by assisting with investor due diligence processes related to the company’s current and past investment offerings (including private funds, publicly registered, non-listed real estate investment trusts (REITs), and 1031 exchange programs). Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:


  • Respond to due diligence questionnaires (“DDQs”) and requests of information (“RFIs”), communicate portfolio updates, and prepare detailed summaries of investment offerings and various forms of financial analysis as requested by broker-dealers, consultants, registered investment advisors, institutional investors, etc.

  • Conduct competitive analysis and other research and prepare materials and reports to support capital raising efforts and fund management teams.

  • Effectively communicate specific details about Hines’ past, current and prospective investment offerings and answer questions in person, via email, and over the phone.

  • Respond to ad hoc requests/research projects from the management team and other business groups within the organization to assist with product development and positioning.


Minimum Requirements include:


  • Bachelor's degree in accredited institution.
  • Four or more years of relevant experience in an investment management, capital markets, investor relations, research, financial services or consulting role.
  • Extremely detail oriented.

  • Advanced proficiency with MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook, including firm understanding of various Excel functions and formulas, able to work with existing models, and build custom analyses and meaningful graphic summaries.

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.

  • Basic knowledge of the financial services industry and relevant product knowledge (including REITs, 1031 exchanges, and other alternative investment vehicles) preferred.

  • Ability to analyze and interpret various types of data from a strategic point of view in order to draw conclusions and solve problems.

  • Proficient in reading and understanding financial statements.

  • Perform numerical and financial calculations and analysis.

  • Exchange ideas, information, and opinions with others to formulate policies and programs and/or arrive jointly at decisions, conclusions, or solutions.

  • Possess excellent interpersonal skills.

  • Think creatively and contribute to project success.

  • Successfully manage a variety of tasks within a tight time schedule.

  • Demonstrate strong initiative and ability to work independently with minimal oversight.

  • Interact with employees, visitors and business partners with poise and diplomacy.

  • Establish and maintain a cooperative working atmosphere among staff.

  • Ability to leverage technology and internet to perform all job functions at the highest level.

  • Ability to withstand long working hours.

  • Ability to use personal computer, calculator, etc.

  • Ability to meet highest attendance requirements.

  • Ability to visually review and read correspondence, reports, etc.

  • Ability to handle very stressful, high-pressured atmosphere.

  • Possesses the highest degree of integrity.


At Hines, we strive for excellence as a leading global real estate investment manager, driven by our by our belief that real estate is fundamentally about people. Our diverse portfolio spans $93.2 billion¹ of assets across such property types as living, office, retail, mixed-use, logistics and life science projects – all designed to enhance value, connection and inspiration. Our strategic approach integrates local expertise with global knowledge, taking calculated risks aligned with our convictions to exceed expectations and tailor solutions to our clients' needs.


While our projects are renowned for enhancing cities and pioneering sustainable practices, we recognize that the true driving force behind Hines' success is our 5,000 dedicated employees in 30 countries who draw on our 65-year history to build the world forward. This is why we prioritize investing in our people, offering comprehensive training, competitive compensation, robust benefits and generous vacation packages. By centering our focus on the growth and wellbeing of our team, we cultivate an inclusive environment where everyone, including our clients, can thrive.


Hines is proud to be named to Fast Company’s prestigious annual list of the World’s Most Innovative Companies for 2024. ¹Includes both the global Hines organization and RIA AUM as of December 31, 2023.




We are an equal opportunity employer and support workforce diversity.

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