Investment Analyst - Commercial Real Estate Finance
Location: Dallas, Texas
Type: Full Time
Salary: DOQ + Bonus and Benefits
Northmarq offers a highly competitive benefits package including: medical, dental, vision, paid time off, 401K match and an annual discretionary contribution based on business performance, paid parental leave and adoption assistance, education assistance, volunteer paid time off, charitable contribution match and so much more!
4 Year Degree
Investment Analyst - Commercial Real Estate Finance
Northmarq – Dallas, TX
At Northmarq, you can be part of something special. Northmarq is a unique capital markets resource for commercial real estate investors, providing our clients access to experts in debt, equity, investment sales, loan servicing, and fund management. We offer you a career path with best-in-class training, and we foster inclusive teams committed to collaboration, mentoring, and growth. At Northmarq, we will help you unlock your potential – whether you are an industry veteran or you’re just getting started. Your new career is waiting. Start something special today. Northmarq was voted by Real Estate Forum as one of The Best Places to Work in Commercial Real Estate!
Northmarq is seeking an experiencedInvestment Analyst to support the Production (Debt/Equity) team in our Dallas office. The individual will be joining an active and top-performing Production team while providing support to the Dallas office through financial analysis and underwriting, loan request/investment report packaging, due diligence, closing, servicing, and various support functions. If you thrive in a fast-paced environment and have a keen eye for detail, we invite you to apply for this exciting opportunity!
**The position is for immediate hire**
**For questions about this position, please contact Maria Sather in Human Resources.
Organization/Time Management – Plan, schedule, and prioritize workload to best utilize time and efficiently manage daily tasks including research, financial analysis and underwriting, loan packaging, and closing services.
Underwriting – Prepare underwriting of commercial real estate properties based on historical financial statements, borrower models or projections, and market standards to determine a projected income and provide reliable valuation and loan analysis.
Packaging - Prepare loan request packages in compliance with company guidelines and investor requirements. These reports include narrative analysis of the borrower, property, location, and market, as well as underwriting, valuation, leases/rent roll analysis, and photographs, aerials, and maps.
Research – Provide reliable borrower, property, and market-level data by using available third-party and internal resources to conduct research. Research will include but is not limited to ownership records, property transaction history, demographics, and sales and rent comparables.
Closing – Act to ensure a smooth process for all parties to the transaction from application through closing. Responsibilities include collecting and reviewing due diligence, ordering third-party reports, and maintaining open communication with borrowers, lenders, legal counsels, third-party vendors, and internal servicing and insurance departments.
Servicing – Perform regional office servicing functions including investor portfolio analysis, lease reviews/briefs, and normal routine regional office servicing duties through local market knowledge.
Client Service – Responsible for providing investors, borrowers, and internal teams with a best-in-class experience by providing reliable, high-quality service in a prompt, friendly, and professional manner.
What We're Looking For:
Minimum three years’ experience in Commercial Real Estate and financial analysis background required.
Four-year college degree required with a major in real estate, finance, accounting, or business area preferred
Strong understanding of cash flow analysis and demonstrated analytical skills with the ability to calculate NOI, DSC, ROC, IRR, etc.
Candidate must possess strong verbal communication skills – ability interact effectively and professionally with a wide variety of internal/external parties.
Strong Tech knowledge and skills, including in-depth expert knowledge of Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint etc.) Knowledge of Salesforce, ARGUS, and InDesign software is a plus
Strong organizational skills with the ability to multi-task while under pressure and an aptitude for problem-solving
Resourceful with a strong initiative and ability to work independently with minimal supervision
Strong work ethic and willingness to work extended hours when necessary
For nearly 60 years, Northmarq has provided debt, equity, investment sales, fund management, and loan servicing to commercial real estate owners and investors through our 40+ offices across the U.S. Northmarq is privately owned and we are part of the Pohlad Companies family of businesses.
Northmarq has decades of expertise built on strong relationships. As the company grows, the foundation built on our core values—integrity, respect, and community—is critical. We pride ourselves on quality, customer service excellence and results.
We know our most valuable asset is our employees. Recruiting and retaining the best people in our industry is critical to our ongoing success. Through fostering a diverse and thriving workplace, we give rise to the best of each other and generate the best solutions for our clients. Across all of our offices, we have a strong sense of camaraderie united by our corporate headquarters in Minneapolis, Minnesota.