We have a job opportunity to share from a member of GEM Diamond, JLL Spark, a strategic proptech investment division of JLLT.

Role Overview:  

The Investment team identifies and invests in high-potential early stage PropTech startups using a network of entrepreneurs, venture investors, and other startup stakeholders. They support the broader team in executing market research, due diligence, and drafting of approval memos. They also bolster the JLL Spark brand through internal and external outreach opportunities. The Associate / Senior associate will find investment opportunities that fit well to Spark’s mission and themes on a frequent and regular basis. They will also learn the value proposition of Spark to entrepreneurs, startups, and the larger JLL and JLLT ecosystem.

The Investment Associate / Senior Associate will be a key team member, supporting colleagues. They will conduct sourcing, due diligence and analysis of potential JLL Spark investments and support the leadership team in developing investment recommendations. The Associate / Senior Associate will help support the ongoing influx of potential investment opportunities, will represent JLL Spark at various events in the commercial real estate (CRE) industry, venture, and startup ecosystems, and will build a strong network to source potential investments and support portfolio companies. The Senior Associate must be able to work in a fast-paced environment and model the JLL Technology values.

Role Responsibilities:

  • Conduct investment research, financial analysis, and modeling of potential investments
  • Develop in-depth assessment of business plans and investment proposals to determine business model viability, industry attractiveness and strategic fit
  • Participate and eventually lead a due diligence process with potential investments
  • Develop investment recommendations and supporting documents
  • Develop an independent, value-added perspective on investment discussions
  • Build strong relationships within the venture and startup ecosystems to source potential investments both locally and abroad
  • Build strong relationships with relevant JLL departments
  • Communicate with senior leaders in potential investment companies
  • Support investment committee meetings
  • Represent JLL Spark at venture, industry, and startup events
  • Support portfolio companies


On-site –Los Angeles, CA, New York, NY, San Francisco, CA

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