Careers

Join Our Team

SB Friedman Development Advisors is constantly looking for motivated, enthusiastic and accomplished professionals to join our talented team. Opportunities that are currently open are listed on this page. If your background and experience fit the requirements of the position, we welcome you to submit the requested materials for review. If there are no current openings that match your experience, feel free to send your resume, which we will keep on file until a suitable position becomes available. Thank you for your interest in joining SB Friedman.

Other Details

We are focused on the professional success of our employees and offer the following:

  • Competitive salary
  • Performance-based bonus compensation
  • Generous benefits packages, including company-paid health and dental insurance, 401k with employer match, vacation, and 10+ paid holidays
  • Paid membership to professional organization to encourage professional growth
  • Regular peer-delivered “brown bag” sessions on topics of professional interest
  • Monthly happy hours and staff get-togethers
  • Newly renovated offices overlooking the Chicago River in the Loop

All applicants will be afforded equal opportunity without discrimination because of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin or ancestry, citizenship status, age, physical or mental disability unrelated to ability, military status, or an unfavorable discharge from military service.

Open Positions

Location: Chicago, Illinois
Type: Full-time position
Category: Community/Economic Development, Development Finance, Economics/Finance Research
Experience: 1-3 years

SB Friedman Development Advisors is a development consulting firm with a mission to guide and enable our clients to create high-quality places through the practice of real estate economics, development finance and urban planning. We assist in the planning and implementation of complex public-private real estate development projects. We work closely with our clients to evaluate development potential and financial and business impacts; project market and financial feasibility; identify innovative public-private development solutions; and prepare implementable development strategies. The firm works nationally, with a focus on the Midwest. Clients include various cities, suburbs, metro planning organizations and other public bodies, not-for-profit institutions, and private developers.

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Location: Chicago, IL
Type: Full-time position

We’re seeking an Associate to work with our growing community development finance team and New Markets Tax Credit (NMTC) practice to support innovative, impact-driven development projects nationwide. This position will specialize in assignments that focus on monitoring, measuring, analyzing, and communicating outcomes of high-impact community development projects in low-income communities. Located in Chicago’s Loop, we are a mission-driven advisor specializing in public-private partnerships and development projects that support community revitalization, placemaking and social equity.

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Location: Chicago, IL
Type: Full-time position

We’re seeking an Associate for our growing community development finance team and New Markets Tax Credit (NMTC) practice to support innovative, impact-driven development projects nationwide. This position will specialize in ongoing asset management of a large portfolio of clients’ NMTC investments including loan servicing, financial reporting, accounting, program compliance, and construction monitoring. Located in Chicago’s Loop, SB Friedman is a mission-driven advisor specializing in public-private partnerships and development projects that support community revitalization, placemaking and social equity.

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