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Associate Analyst

Elevate Living Wayzata, MN

Job Description

About Elevate Living:

At Elevate Living, our mission is to create quality living environments for our residents that they can be proud to call home.  We are a team of committed professionals, working together to enhance the lives of our residents and each other.  We accomplish this mission through a collaborative, action-oriented culture that honors accountability and rewards exceptional customer service. 

Elevate Living owns and manages 36 multi-family residential properties in Iowa, Nebraska, South Dakota and Missouri totaling over 5,800 units.  We are a growing, fast paced and entrepreneurially-minded company where you can have an impact!

About the Position:

We are seeking an Associate Analyst to join our Analyst team.   This position requires strong technical acumen, a strategic mindset, strong problem solving, ability to prioritize tasks as well as multi-task, excellent communication skills and a passion for understanding the underlying business processes and objectives.  This role will assist in all areas of the operations and will be relied on to contribute to a variety of projects involving statistics & analysis, business intelligence development and reporting, revenue management, expense management, and implementation of operational changes. The Associate Analyst has a unique opportunity to connect their passion for data analysis to tangible business outcomes.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Generate reports summarizing business, financial or economic data for review by managers and owners
  • Synthesize current business intelligence or trend data to support recommendations for action
  • Create business intelligence tools or systems including design of related databases, spreadsheets, or outputs including dashboards
  • Support the revenue and expense management process in areas such as rent and concessions management, financial and statistical analysis of expenses and vendor management
  • Participate in special statistical, financial and business-related studies as needed to support project-based objectives
  • Exercise independent judgment within defined practices and procedures to determine and suggest appropriate actions
  • Analyze ROI and profitability for ongoing business initiatives

This Associate Analyst role at Elevate will be a dynamic position, which requires strong technical acumen, a strategic mindset, strong problem solving, prioritization and multi-tasking skills, excellent communication skills and most importantly, a passion for understanding the underlying business processes and objectives. This role will assist in all areas of the operations and will be relied on to contribute to a variety of projects involving statistics, revenue and/or expense management, BI development, software management, financial analysis, and other ad-hoc projects.

Over time the Associate Analyst is expected to suggest new projects and ideas to help grow the capabilities of the team and improve the operating results of the business. The Analyst Team uses Excel, SQL, and VBA extensively, but the Associate Analyst will also get exposure to other systems and software including R-Studio. The Analyst will report to the Analytics Lead and work alongside other Analysts, while also working closely with the Accounting and Asset Management teams.


This is a great opportunity for candidates with an excellent analytical background, strong intellectual curiosity, and a genuine interest in driving operational changes at a medium size business. We expect you to have:

  • BA or BS degree in economics, mathematics, statistics, or other business/quantitative discipline required
  • Solid foundational knowledge of Excel
  • Knowledge of SQL preferred
  • Proven track-record of gathering, analyzing and presenting data as well as suggesting new initiatives based on the analysis
  • Self-starter who thrives while working on multiple projects at a time, sometimes with ambiguous scopes and deadlines
  • A strong desire to learn and understand the details of Elevate Living’s operations to deliver relevant and actionable analysis
  • Knowledge of and experience with a statistical software such as R-Studio preferred


At Elevate, we are proud to offer a comprehensive and competitive benefits package. Our benefits include:

  • Paid Time Off
  • Paid Holidays
  • 401K with Employer Match
  • Flexible Spend Accounts / Health Savings Account
  • Medical/Dental/Vision
  • Company paid Life, Short-term Disability and Long-term Disability Insurance
  • 20% Apartment Rental discounts
  • Free Garage Rentals
  • Bonus plan


Apply at www.elevateliving.com/careers

Job Details

Date Posted February 12, 2019
Date Closes March 14, 2019
Located In Wayzata, MN
Job Type Full-time Employee
Shift Custom
SOC Category 15-1099.10 Business Intelligence Analysts
Zipcode 55391