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Type of Role: Investments

Experience Level: Analyst/Associate

Location: Newark, New Jersey

Salary: $65K - $85K

PGIM, formerly Prudential Investment Management, is the asset management arm of American life insurance company Prudential Financial. Headquartered in Newark, New Jersey, United States, PGIM manages more than $1 trillion in assets across its fixed income, equity, real estate, alternatives, and multi-asset channels, including $283 billion for retail investors, and $553 billion for institutional clients, as of December 2019.

PGIM: 2024 Real Estate, Global Real Estate Securities Group, Investment Analyst Program


Newark, NJ

PGIM is the diversified asset management business of Prudential Financial, Inc. ( NYSE: PRU ). With $1.2 trillion in assets under management, and 47 offices spanning 20 countries, PGIM is among the world’s leading asset managers. Comprised of six self-governing asset management divisions, each PGIM business offers a distinct workplace culture that aligns with the firm’s ultimate objective: to provide premier service to our clients while fostering an inclusive workplace culture that is rooted in trust, respect, and equality. Prudential is a Fully Inclusive Workplace: At Prudential, we value the unique perspectives and experiences of every individual, and we work hard ensure to Prudential is a welcoming and rewarding place to work for people of all identities and backgrounds.

PGIM Real Estate is seeking a junior buy-side REIT investment analyst to be a part of the Global Real Estate Securities group, which maintains a focus on multiple public equity investment strategies, with current assets under management of over $3B.

The Junior Investment Analyst role will be responsible for assisting in the management of our global REIT equities portfolios. This role will be responsible for providing analytical support to Senior Analysts and Portfolio Managers to aid in fundamental real estate analysis, security selection, portfolio analysis, and risk factor analysis. In addition, this role will also support marketing efforts, client reporting, and operations of the Global Real Estate Securities portfolio.

The ideal candidate will have strong quantitative abilities with a background in finance, accounting, economics, or real estate. A high degree of proficiency in Excel and PowerPoint is essential. Knowledge of Bloomberg is preferred but not required. Strong analytical and communications skills are essential as well as the ability to perform well both within a team environment and independently.


We review applications on a rolling basis, and we encourage you to apply as soon as you are ready. To ensure you are considered for the opportunities you want most, you are only able to apply to 3 positions per recruitment year. It is recommended that all applications be submitted in one sitting.

The fall application window will close on Wednesday, November 15th, 2023, at midnight ET or when role(s) have been filled, whichever comes first.

Your Day to Day:

Responsibilities may include but are not limited to:

  • Supporting Senior Analysts and Portfolio Managers in stock selection process
  • Assisting with company financial modelling, creation of NAV models, and company price targets
  • Conducting real estate fundamental analysis
  • Assisting with the maintenance and monitoring of various portfolio and security models
  • Working with sell-side analysts
  • Attending property tours and industry conferences
  • Assisting with client reporting and portfolio analysis, including attribution analysis
  • Assisting with internal and external marketing presentations
  • Assisting with preparation of RFP’s

Required Qualifications:


  • Candidates must be enrolled in an accredited bachelor’s program graduating between December 2023 and May 2024. Finance, accounting, economics, or real estate preferred
  • Strong organizational skills and ability to work independently
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • High degree of proficiency in Windows, Excel, Word, and PowerPoint is essential; experience with Bloomberg preferred
  • Detailed knowledge of financial accounting, financial modeling, and statistical analysis
  • Minimum GPA of 3.0
  • Prudential does not provide visa sponsorship for this position. Successful candidates must possess the requisite US employment authorization to be eligible for consideration

Preferred Qualifications:


  • 0-3 years of experience in the real estate investment industry preferred
  • Ability to perform well both within a team environment and independently
  • A capable and enthusiastic individual who is a self-starter, able to work under pressure and comfortable with taking the initiative
  • CFA participation a plus

Our Application Process:

Submit your application. If eligible, receive invitation for a digital interview; this includes answering pre-recorded interview questions with the business(es) that advance your application(s). If advanced, receive invitation for final round interview(s); you will have the opportunity to meet with us in person or virtually to learn more about our business and culture.

For 2024 early talent roles, our process is designed to help you learn more about Prudential/PGIM and share your story with us. Digital interviewing allows greater flexibility, enables a quicker interview process, allows us to meet more candidates and share your story with more members of the team.

Prudential Financial, Inc. of the United States is not affiliated with Prudential plc. which is headquartered in the United Kingdom.

Prudential is a multinational financial services leader with operations in the United States, Asia, Europe, and Latin America. Leveraging its heritage of life insurance and asset management expertise, Prudential is focused on helping individual and institutional customers grow and protect their wealth. The company’s well-known Rock symbol is an icon of strength, stability, expertise and innovation that has stood the test of time. Prudential’s businesses offer a variety of products and services, including life insurance, annuities, retirement-related services, mutual funds, asset management, and real estate services.

We recognize that our strength and success are directly linked to the quality and skills of our diverse associates. We are proud to be a place where talented people who want to make a difference can grow as professionals, leaders, and as individuals. Visit to learn more about our values, our history and our brand.

Prudential is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, genetics, disability, marital status, age, veteran status, domestic partner status , medical condition or any other characteristic protected by law.

The Prudential Insurance Company of America, Newark, NJ and its affiliates.

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