18 days old

Debt Analyst, Real Estate Investments

Chicago, IL
**Job Location:** United States : Illinois : Chicago

**Role Value Proposition:**

MetLife Investments is a premier asset manager with breadth across various asset sectors and global markets, and strong asset-liability management capabilities. With a $500 billion combined domestic and international general account portfolio and a multi-billion dollar annual cash flow, Investments is an important contributor to MetLifes financial performance. The primary objective of Investments is to maximize MetLifes long-term economic value by investing in assets that support the companys liabilities and produce a consistent stream of operating earnings.

Global Real Estate and Agricultural Finance maintain a portfolio invested in commercial real estate and agricultural mortgages, as well as real estate equities. Real Estate sources and manages commercial real estate investments through seven regional field offices in the U.S. and International field offices in London, Tokyo, Mexico City and Santiago. The Analyst will support the Chicago Regional Office Debt Team (mortgage production and loan management) for the MetLife General Account portfolio, investment management clients, and debt fund.

**Key Responsibilities:**

+ Support the Debt Team in evaluating new commercial real estate loans and managing its existing commercial mortgage portfolio.

+ Conduct property underwriting, valuation and market analysis essential to evaluate new commercial mortgage opportunities across a range of property types and geographies.

+ Collaborate with Debt Team members, brokers, property owners, attorneys and other transaction counterparts to perform due diligence throughout the closing process.

+ Support the preparation of investment memoranda and participate in deal presentations to the debt investment committee.

+ Assist with loan asset management throughout the loan term, including property financial statement analysis, loan monitoring, borrower requests, management and investor reporting and property inspections.

+ Perform internal and external ad hoc reporting, pipeline tracking using MetLifes proprietary mortgage production system and provide systems database support.

**Essential Business Experience and Technical Skills:**


+ Bachelors degree in Business, Finance, Real Estate, Economics, Math, Statistics, Liberal Arts or a related field of expertise.

+ At least 0-2 years relevant experience with demonstrated understanding of commercial real estate valuation and discounted cash flow analysis.

+ Results orientated team player. Emphasis on analytical and written communication skills and ability to handle multiple assignments.

+ Strong quantitative and computer skills, specifically advanced Excel modeling.


+ Relevant experience (knowledge of Argus Enterprise, Excel, Word and PowerPoint) and familiarity with the leading commercial real estate market data resources (i.e.-CoStar, CBRE Econometric Advisors, Real Capital Analytics, etc.).


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**At MetLife, were leading the global transformation of an industry weve long defined. United in purpose, diverse in perspective, were dedicated to making a difference in the lives of our customers.**

MetLife is a proud equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to attracting, retaining, and maximizing the performance of a diverse and inclusive workforce. It is MetLife's policy to ensure equal employment opportunity without discrimination or harassment based on race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, national origin, marital or domestic/civil partnership status, genetic information, citizenship status, uniformed service member or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

MetLife maintains a drug-free workplace.

**For immediate consideration, click the Apply Now button. You will be directed to complete an on-line profile. Upon completion, you will receive an automated confirmation email verifying you have successfully applied to the job.**

Requisition #: 94563


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