Posted on: November 22, 2021
Berkadia, a joint venture of Berkshire Hathaway and Jefferies
Financial Group, is a leader in the commercial real estate
industry, offering a robust suite of services to our multifamily
and commercial property clients. Powered by deep relationships and
industry-changing technology, our people sell, finance, and service
commercial real estate, providing support for the entire life cycle
of our clients' assets. Our unique ownership structure allows us to
put the client's interests first and creates a marketplace that
delivers a superior experience.
The Senior Underwriter is responsible for analyzing and
underwriting potential loans on complex commercial real estate loan
applications across a broad spectrum of assets. In addition, the
Senior Underwriter works closely with the Deputy Chief Underwriter
in the establishment of operational processes associated with
efficiently and expeditiously executing these transactions.
Provide training and mentoring internally to other underwriters,
analysts, processors, and other team members as needed.
Work with the Deputy Chief Underwriter to ensure adherence to the
Company's policies and procedures associated with its underwriting
Critically review borrower credit information, third party reports,
property financial and physical information to determine whether
the borrower and property meet program requirements.
Draft and finalize the underwriting submittal package, which
includes describing the transaction's strengths and weaknesses,
discussing risks and mitigants, and requesting any associated
Provide necessary support and direction during the closing process
to assure conformity with the major credit terms of the
Remain current on programs, policies, and legislation, including
participation in regular training with Freddie Mac, Fannie Mae and
other funding providers.
Participate in process improvements and technological enhancements
that facilitate smooth deal execution.
Other duties as assigned.
What someone will need to be successful in this role
Minimum five years prior experience in a similar position required
in a commercial real estate organization.
Bachelor's degree or the equivalent.
Exceptional credit sense, judgment and decision making skills, with
demonstrable technical skills in underwriting, structuring, and
closing complex deals.
Possess thorough knowledge of products, guidelines, policies, and
Requires an independent worker with strong project management
skills, excellent accuracy and attention to details, and an ability
to adjust to industry changes.
Must be proficient in MS Office Suite.
Applicants who require accommodations to participate in the
interview process should contact the Talent Acquisition Team to
arrange for such accommodations by emailing:
Berkadia does not share salary ranges in its job postings. Any
salary-related information you see posted externally has not been
provided or verified by Berkadia and may not be accurate.
Berkadia is an equal opportunity employer and affords equal
opportunity to all applicants and employees for all positions
without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin,
age, disability, veteran status or any other status protected under
local, state or federal laws.
By applying to this job opportunity you are acknowledging
Employment Laws. Please click the following links for more
information: EEOC , Employee Rights under the FMLA , EPPA .
Keywords: Berkadia, Dallas , Senior Underwriter, Accounting, Auditing , Dallas, Texas
Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!