Associate Finance and Investments

The Retail Connection, through its development and acquisition platform, provides client-centered commercial real estate development, redevelopment, and acquisition services. Our Dallas office is seeking an Associate to assist the Finance and Development & Acquisition deal teams.

Position Location: Dallas

Reports to: Director of Finance & Investments


Responsibilities include:

  • financial modeling, record review, and reporting
  • disposition and purchase transactions
  • management of property due diligence, including entitlements, third party reports, loan documents, and lease review
  • investment committee presentations
  • collaboration with the construction team
  • oversight of property level marketing, brokerage, management & legal teams
  • assistance with asset management and future tenant lease negotiations
  • The candidate will be expected to work with internal teams, external consultants, and alone as needed to achieve investment objectives in a timely manner.



  • 4-year college degree, preferably in business with finance, economics, or real estate focus
  • Proficient in MS Office products, especially Excel
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Acute attention to detail and a dedication to providing high-quality work output
  • Strong organizational, multi-tasking, and prioritizing skills
  • Proven ability to excel in both team and self-directed settings
  • Capacity to learn quickly and perform all core job functions
  • Self-motivated with the ability to problem solve
  • Adaptability to a changing environment and priorities, including local travel
  • Candidate must have at least one to two years of experience in finance or banking (preferred but not required), deep attention to detail, strong analytical skills, including experience with financial modeling, excellent communication, and relationship-building skills
  • The ability to consistently and accurately perform all required job tasks