Arbor, a real estate investment trust that invests in a diversified portfolio of multifamily and commercial real estate-related loans and other real estate-related assets, is recruiting Portfolio Managers for our Buffalo, NY office. The ideal candidate possesses knowledge of commercial real estate and underwriting principles to monitor a portfolio of commercial real estate loans in order to assess portfolio quality, identify areas of risk, evaluate long-term viability and performance and pro-actively mitigate potential loss.
The Portfolio Manager is responsible for managing the performing Agency Portfolio consisting of Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac, HUD, and conduit loans. Portfolio management serves as the first line of defense in managing and maintaining the credit quality of the portfolio.
The Portfolio Manager will have the following duties and responsibilities, including but not limited to:
Education: Bachelor’s degree, preferably in Finance or a related discipline.
Experience: Three to five years’ experience in finance or related field. Exposure to real estate, risk and financial analysis, valuation of commercial real estate properties, underwriting or asset management, client relationship management, distressed loan workouts, capital markets and property rehabilitations is desired.