Work for MBA

Working at MBA

As the leading advocate for the real estate finance industry, MBA is committed to providing our members with unmatched value and unparalleled benefits. In doing so, we recognize that our most valuable resource is our employees. MBA prides itself on sourcing top talent from all fields and is committed to investing in a culture where communication is essential, diverse voices are encouraged, and embraces inclusion for all.

  • Competitive salary and benefit packages
  • A culture committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion 
  • Hybrid work schedule that supports work-life balance
  • Professional development opportunities

If you are looking for a career-defining opportunity, share similar values, and are ready to make a difference in the real estate finance industry, look no further. Apply today!

Culture at MBA

With a set of shared values and behaviors that we live by each day, we find success for MBA employees and our members through:

  • COMMUNICATION: Open and transparent communication empowers us to do our best work.
  • INCLUSION: We cultivate an inclusive environment, where employees have a sense of belonging and feel valued at all levels.
  • EQUITY: We do our work to ensure that we treat everyone fairly and equitably.
  • ACCOUNTABILITY: We hold ourselves and others accountable to deliver unparalleled services and exceptional results to our members and employees.

Benefits at MBA

Beyond working with amazing people at MBA, we also offer great benefits. Benefits begin on the first day of the month following the date of hire. If hired on the first day of the month, benefits are effective immediately.


Employee Benefits at a Glance

Employee Benefits Overview
  • Medical
  • Dental 
  • Vision
  • 401(K) Savings Plan
  • Disability Insurance
  • Flexible Spendings & Health Savings Accounts
  • Paid Time Off
  • Health & Wellbeing

MedicalMedical, Dental and Vision

  • PPO Preferred Provider Organization
  • CDHP Consumer Driven Health Plan with health savings account
  • HMO Health Maintenance Organization


  • Preventative services paid at 100%
  • Basic services paid at 80% after $25 individual/$75 family deductible
  • Major services paid at 50% after deductible


  • Exam every plan year:$10 office co-pay
  • Lenses every plan year: $25 co-pay
  • Frames up to $180 every 12 months or contact lenses up to $150 every 12 months

401(K) Savings Plan

Retirement Program
  • Employer matching contributions 100% up to 6%
  • Vesting Schedule:
    • 100% vested in your own contributions and earnings
    • Employer match contributions vest over three years
    • 33% for one but less than two years of service
    • 66% for two but less than three years
    • 100% at three years of service

Income Protection

  • Short-Term Disability: Pays 100% of basic weekly wages
  • Long-Term Disability: Pays 66.6% of basic weekly wages up to a 15K monthly max

Flexible Spending Accounts (FSAs) and Health Savings Accounts (HSAs)

  • FSA: Medical Reimbursement
  • FSA: Dependent Care Reimbursement
  • FSA: Transit and Parking Reimbursement
  • Employee Transit Program (Employer Provided)
  • HSA: Health Savings Account

Paid Time Off

Paid Time Off
  • Annual Leave: Based on position and length of employment, accrued on a per pay period basis
  • Sick Leave: 12 days/year
  • Holidays: 10 days/calendar year

Other Leave

Other Leave
  • Caregiver Leave: Up to 105 hours of paid leave for the birth or adoption of child. Or for the care of an ill or aging spouse, parent or grandparent.
  • Paid Military Leave: Up to 70 hours of paid leave annually.
  • Bereavement Leave

Health and Well-being

Health and Wellness
  • Employee Assistance Plan
  • Financial wellness seminars
  • One on One financial planning support
  • For New Employees: Eight on-site personal training sessions and two nutrition consultations
  • Self-pay personal training and nutrition consultation
  • Gym facilities available free of charge in DC office location
  • Biometric screenings
  • Flu shot Program
  • Wellness seminars
  • Fitness challenges

More About Working at MBA

More About Working at MBA
  • 35 hour work week
  • Business casual work attire
  • Casual Friday attire
  • Charitable activity support
  • Matching donor gift program
  • Summer hours

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