United Therapeutics Corporate Real Estate Intern in Silver Spring, Maryland

The Job Details are as follows:

Position Overview

United Therapeutics Corporation has a corporate real estate portfolio that includes more than 1.7 million square feet of owned and/or leased properties within North America, Europe and Asia. As a corporate real estate intern, you’ll be actively involved in numerous aspects relating to our portfolio. As a member of the Corporate Real Estate team, you will be expected to contribute immediately. Your tasks will require research and analysis to make decisions and recommendations to the VP of Corporate Real estate. Most of your assignments will be dedicated to a wide range of real estate projects, including: LEED analysis, facilities management, county and state legislation research, lease administration, tax analysis, and acquisition and disposition analysis. These tasks require and will help to develop administrative skills such as: document editing in Microsoft Word, spreadsheet formatting in Microsoft Excel, and gathering, organizing, and consolidating information from various sources. You will be encouraged to attend meetings, webinars, and conferences with biotech, pharmaceutical and real estate experts to help you understand the real estate and facility needs of United Therapeutics.

Key Accountabilities/Responsibilities

  • Creating spreadsheets (e.g. real estate tax payment records, lease abstracts, lease compliance)

  • Communicating (written and oral) with various county, state and federal agencies to understand upcoming legislation, verify accurate property information, determine effects of future / anticipated municipal fees, etc.

  • Assisting with research for new offices, developments, or properties

  • Carrying out general office work

  • Performing internet research on a variety of topics

Minimum Requirements

  • 1-3 years completed towards a BS/BA in Architecture, Civil Engineering, Real Estate Design & Construction or related field of study

  • Previous work in an office setting

  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite of products; Word, Excel and PowerPoint

Preferred Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Ability to work independently

  • Strong oral and written communication skills

  • High energy level

  • Flexibility and ability to think on your feet

United Therapeutics Corporation is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer - EOE Minorities / Females / Protected Veterans / Individuals with Disabilities

United Therapeutics Corporation is a biotechnology company focused on the development and commercialization of unique products to address the unmet medical needs of patients with chronic and life-threatening conditions. We currently have five approved products on the market, and a long-term mission of providing an unlimited supply of transplantable organs for those who need them! Our employees can be found collaborating across the United States, Europe and Asia. As a group, we are relentless in our pursuit of “medicines for life” and continue to research and develop treatments for cardiovascular and pulmonary diseases, pediatric cancers, and other orphan diseases.

We challenge our employees with innovative and revolutionary projects, offer an environment which fosters high level job performance, and provide state of the art facilities in which to flourish. This is what makes United Therapeutics a stimulating place to work. We strive to be an organization that engages the minds, hearts, and most spirited efforts of each of our employees. Our sense of purpose transforms what we do from work into mission, occupation into vocation, and achievement into success.