Structured Finance Underwriter

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Job Identification Number: 246

Location: New York, NY

Job Type: Direct Hire

Job Category: Real Estate

Qualified candidates, please attach resume when applying.


Our client, a Real Estate Investment Trust Company, is seeking a Structured Finance Underwriter, in their New York City office. This role is responsible for underwriting complex credit facilities in a manner which achieves profitability goals, while remaining within set risk parameters.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Perform financial analysis and underwriting, including statement spending, risk assessment, projections and sensitivity analysis, industry and management assessments, collateral analysis and completion of credit approval documents

  • Review and analyze financial statements, tax returns and cash flow statements of borrowers and guarantors

  • Interface with credit, portfolio, operations, and product specialist personnel to facilitate the underwriting, closing, and transition of prospects to portfolio management

  • Engage outside parties for collateral reviews, appraisals, background checks, and accounting due diligence

  • Perform property inspections


  • Bachelor’s degree; preferably in Finance or related field

  • 4-6 years related experience in underwriting, credit analysis, or real estate valuation

  • Ability to travel up to 30%