Senior Director of Market Analytics

CoStar Group
Boston, Chicago, Toronto, Washington DC
Date Posted:  October 7, 2021

CoStar delivers real-time, verified commercial real estate data that enables our commercial real estate clients to make informed, high impact decisions ahead of competitors. By combining the power of CoStar’s independent research organization – the industry’s largest – with global data delivery, software, and application solutions, clients can act on opportunities with confidence.

CoStar is seeking a Senior Director of Market Analytics to join our growing analytics organization. The Senior Director of Market Analytics is responsible for all analytic content (listed below) for markets including, but not limited to, those in the Boston, MA area. The Senior Director of Market Analytics will play a key role as a client- and industry-facing representative of CoStar and is responsible for delivering CoStar’s view of the market and the outlook.


  • Produce meaningful, relevant, and insightful analysis of real estate market conditions for inclusion in CoStar’s product offering

  • Content will take various forms, including, but not limited to: (1) written narratives in CoStar’s market and sub-market reports; (2) video content; (3) presentations to clients and at industry events; and (4) written and visual content for CoStar’s news platform

  • Engage in interactions and discussions with CoStar customers

  • Translate analysis and insights into meaningful content to deliver to the market

  • Deliver in person and video market updates to CoStar clients and industry groups, focusing on economic and commercial real estate trends in the market

  • Regularly review and monitor CoStar data for accuracy, timeliness, and quality, and ensuring errors and outliers are corrected in a timely manner.


  • Bachelor’s degree required

  • Seven or more years of work experience in commercial real estate, with experience in the Boston market

  • High level of understanding of commercial real estate fundamentals, as well as economic theory and principles applied to the real estate industry

  • Strong analytical and writing skills

  • Demonstrated writing skills; ability to write effectively and maintain a high volume of written content

  • Experience in using MS Office; proficient with MS Excel

  • Familiarity with markets in the Boston area, as either a resident or a real estate professional

  • Strong work ethic and ability to work in a team environment


  • Master’s or other graduate degree in a related field

  • Polished presentation skills and communication skills

  • Experience speaking and presenting data related to market conditions to others in both large groups and in small executive-level settings

  • Client orientation and commitment to help clients succeed

  • SQL experience

To apply:

Boston, MA–Boston_R25056

Chicago, IL–Chicago_R24754-1

Toronto, ON  

Washington, DC–Washington–DC_R25057