Associate Director - CMBS Structured Finance

Positions Specifications

Job Function: Other -Associate Director
Company: MetLife
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Position Location: Whippany, NJ

Job Description:

General Overview

MetLife is one of the world’s most prominent institutional investors, with over $500 billion of assets under management. One of the key components of our investments portfolio is the more than $60 billion we have invested in Structured Finance securities, including ABS, CMBS, and RMBS. We are currently looking for a talented investments professional to join us as Associate Director and collaborate in the management of our CMBS portfolio.

Key Responsibilities
  • Conduct credit, structural, and legal analysis on new issue CMBS transactions or secondary market opportunities
  • Make investment recommendations and also assist in creating unique structures for customized client solutions
  • Analyze broad industry trends in Commercial Real Estate and CMBS
  • Perform monthly surveillance on the CMBS portfolio and make buy, sell or hold recommendations based on the analysis
  • Maintain ongoing dialogue with key CMBS constituents to stay abreast of underwriting, structural, and other market developments
  • Work with research analysts at broker-dealers and rating agencies to understand market views on industry, issuer or bond trends
  • Collaborate with trading, portfolio management, and other credit analysts in all aspects of managing the CMBS portfolio, such as management reports, client presentations, relative value discussions etc.

Required Skills


  • 5+ years of direct experience in commercial real estate and CMBS loan underwriting and investment analysis, preferably in buy-side roles
  • Strong quantitative and analytical skills
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Self-starter, with ability to constantly show initiative, be detail oriented, and work under tight deadlines
  • MBA (or equivalent) and/or CFA required
  • Advanced proficiency in tools such Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint, and Trepp


  • Working knowledge of Bloomberg and BlackRock/Aladdin

Qualifications and Requirements

Professional & Educational Requirements
  • MBA (or equivalent) and/or CFA required

Remuneration and Benefits

Annual salary and bonus + competitive benefits

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