• Merchant Banking Division - Real Estate Structured Finance VP - London

    Location(s) UK-London
    Job ID
    2019-55719
    Schedule Type
    Full Time
    Level
    Vice President/Executive Director
    Function(s)
    Private Equity, Real Estate
    Region
    EMEA
    Division
    Merchant Banking Division
    Business Unit
    REPIA
    Employment Type
    Employee
  • MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

    ABOUT OUR ROLE IN MERCHANT BANKING

     

    Merchant Banking invests in corporate equity and debt, real estate equity and debt, growth equity and infrastructure worldwide. Consisting of over 900 professionals in 25 offices in 15 countries, our business operates on a global platform and we are one of the largest managers of private capital globally.

    RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

     

    The role will primarily support Debt Placement activities.  The team engages in (1) debt related sourcing, originations, restructuring and refinancing efforts, (2) ongoing relationship management with lenders and strategic partners (3) acquisition/development/financing opportunities (4) negotiation of term sheets and loan agreements coupled with oversight of compliance with loan covenants (5) investment structuring and closing and (6) capital markets focus.

     

    The ideal candidate has experience in loan originations and real estate finance across multiple product types and can effectively manage and create lending relationships

    Responsibilities

    • Execute debt related activities including loan sourcing, originations, and restructurings
    • Provide debt guidance during acquisition due diligence and annual business plan process
    • Coordinate and interact with real estate, portfolio management, legal and closing teams on structuring of investments, negotiations, and executing transactions
    • Interface with business units on frequent basis to discuss investing opportunities
    • Manage ongoing lender relationships as well as creating new relationships

    Basic Qualifications

    • Bachelor’s degree from a four year college or university
    • Minimum 7 years related experience in loan originations or real estate finance in multiple product types
    • Orientation toward financial markets
    • Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Excel
    • Strong written and verbal communication skills (clear, concise, and confident)  with ability to manage internal and external relationships
    • Self-motivated, entrepreneurial in nature with strong organization and management skills a must
    • Ability to work in a fast-paced and challenging environment

    ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS

    ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS

    At Goldman Sachs, we commit our people, capital and ideas to help our clients, shareholders and the communities we serve to grow. Founded in 1869, we are a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm. Headquartered in New York, we maintain offices around the world.

    We believe who you are makes you better at what you do. We're committed to fostering and advancing diversity and inclusion in our own workplace and beyond by ensuring every individual within our firm has a number of opportunities to grow professionally and personally, from our training and development opportunities and firmwide networks to benefits, wellness and personal finance offerings and mindfulness programs. Learn more about our culture, benefits, and people at GS.com/careers.

    We’re committed to finding reasonable accommodations for candidates with special needs or disabilities during our recruiting process. Learn more: https://www.goldmansachs.com/careers/footer/disability-statement.html



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