SENIOR COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE UNDERWRITER

 

To apply, please email a cover letter and resume to hr@cvlending.com

 

CONVENTUS MISSION AND VISION

Conventus Holding Corporation was envisioned and created to reduce the number of economic intermediaries involved in the origination, funding and investment in the $25 billion real estate bridge loan market place. True to the Latin origin of the company’s name, “to bring together,” CHC existence and strength is anchored to a business model that removes unnecessary economic intermediates so that it can provide superior pricing and service to its clients. Our competitive edge in executing our mission is assembling, nurturing, and developing a collaborative group of talented individuals. To that end, diversity of experiences, perspectives, skills, and cultures is core to our mission and team.

POSITION

Full-Time, Salaried, Performance-Based Bonus

As Conventus’ Senior Commercial Real Estate Underwriter, you will be a senior member of the Credit team responsible for ensuring Conventus is generating superior risk-adjusted returns for our investors.  The Credit team is the independent perspective on market trends and asset-level assumptions and is the core input into our operating and investment decision-making process.  The role is ideal for someone who loves to evaluate and analyze the details of an investment from a valuation and structural perspective.  The role best suits those who have a strong, intellectual affinity for the analytical side of commercial real estate and enjoy evaluating a steady pipeline of new, varied deals every day.  We are searching for an experienced, ambitious, and motivated professional who shares our company core values: outperformance, diligence, communication and delighting our customers. The ideal candidate enjoys prioritizing multiple projects in a fast-paced environment.  The role is based in our San Francisco, CA headquarters.

At Conventus, you will have an opportunity to:

  • Drive the analysis and decision-making of appropriate risk-adjusted returns

  • Lead discussions to key executives around your analysis, with specific focus on identified risks and creative mitigants

  • Grow your knowledge and understanding of commercial real estate through evaluation of hundreds of real estate transactions across a national footprint

  • Develop research on key trends within various submarkets and leverage this research to drive thought leadership around potential investment theses and new loan products

  • Collaborate closely with the Operations, Capital Markets, Product & Engineering, Data Science, Asset Management and Investments teams

  • Work closely with the leadership team to build a process and team that will deliver value to our clients, and subsequently, the firm

 

We are seeking an individual with:

·       5+ years of experience analyzing and underwriting commercial real estate loans

·       A risk protection mindset; ability to tear deals apart, identify the key risks and then build them back up by creatively proposing relevant mitigants

·       An uncanny ability to remain objective and not fall in love with the deal

·       Strong understanding of analyzing and interpreting leases, mortgage documents and loan files, property financial statements, appraisals, engineering and environmental reports

·       Intense attention-to-detail: ensuring loan files are complete and exceptions are properly documented

·       Strong experience within multifamily and mixed-use commercial properties

·       Expert level knowledge of Microsoft Office products (especially Excel)

·       Ability to distill many pieces of data and information into concise conclusions

Mindset and Character

At CHC, we look for future employees who demonstrate and have the mindset and character of our following 4 core values:

1.    Outperform:

o   Consistently achieves and exceeds expectations

o   Has a curiosity to explore new avenues for growth and/or efficiency

o   Strives for excellence and is accountable for area of responsibility

o   Encourages other team members to reach such a level

o   Fundamentally hard working

2.    Diligence

o   Thoroughly completes tasks at hand

o   Performs duties in a way that is focused around protecting capital

o   Employs a level of care and attention to detail in all activities

3.    Communication

o   Gathers and shares customer information and needs

o   Timely shares information about loan and business risk

o   Shares ideas and learning moments across the team

o   Embraces the communicative and proactive management style

4.    Delight the Customer

o   Strict customer focus across all activities

o   Clients always come first

o   Continuously thinking of ways to enhance the client experience

o   Don’t sweat the small stuff, play the long game with clients

Conventus Benefits

·       Integrated PTO annually

·       Health Benefits (Health, Vision, Dental) 

·       Life Insurance Coverage

·       Pre-tax commuter fund

·       Pre-tax medical fund

·       SimpleIRA

Compensation

Highly competitive salary and performance-based bonus

Division

Credit

 

At Conventus, we value diversity and always treat all employees and job applicants based on merit, qualifications, competence, and talent. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. We will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.