Asset Management Division, Loan Asset Management, Real Estate Credit Partners EMEA, Vice President,

Recruiter
Goldman Sachs
Location
London, United Kingdom
Salary
Competitive
Posted
16 Nov 2022
Closes
16 Dec 2022
Ref
17786251
Job Function
Banking
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Education
Bachelors
ASSET MANAGEMENT DIVISION

A career with Goldman Sachs Asset Management is an opportunity to help clients across the globe realize their potential, while you discover your own. As part of one of the world's leading asset managers with over $2 trillion in assets under supervision, you can expect to participate in exciting investment opportunities while collaborating with talented colleagues from all asset classes and regions, and building meaningful relationships with your clients. Working in a culture that values integrity and transparency, you will be part of a diverse team that is passionate about our craft, our clients, and building sustainable success.
Bringing together traditional and alternative investments, Goldman Sachs Asset Management provides clients around the world with a dedicated partnership and focus on long-term performance. As primary investment area within Goldman Sachs, we provide investment and advisory services for pension plans, sovereign wealth funds, insurance companies, endowments, foundations, financial advisors and individuals. At Goldman Sachs, our culture is one of teamwork, innovation and meritocracy. We often say our people are our greatest asset and we take pride in supporting each colleague both professionally and personally.
TEAM & ROLE OVERVIEW
We are looking for a Vice President to join the EMEA Real Estate team in London to focus on the Loan Asset Management ("LAM") of the European investments of the Real Estate Credit Partners ("RECP") fund series. RECP is one of the world's largest performing real estate credit originators and is currently fundraising for its fourth fund, having invested more than $18bn since 2009. The RECP portfolio consists of investments in high yielding, senior, mezzanine and construction loans to high quality sponsors across Europe. The role will include direct responsibility for managing the existing investments day to day, liaising with third party servicers and Goldman Sachs LAM teams in Dallas and Bangalore, reporting on the risk across the portfolio to senior management and working with the investing team on the origination and underwriting of new Investments.
RESPONSIBILTIES
  • Working closely with the investing team to assist with the origination and underwriting of new loan positions for the fund
  • Developing a deep understanding of the exposures and associated risks across the book
  • Taking the lead with borrower interactions on all positions post drawdown
  • Analysing and understanding the underlying collateral of the positions, including regular site visits where applicable
  • Working closely with project monitors and the internal GS construction team for all construction loans
  • Lead all legal workstreams post drawdown
  • Review and approval of any new leasing requests across the secured collateral
  • Taking the lead on any restructures post initial drawdown including preparation of internal memos and presenting to Investment Committee
  • Oversight of a team in Bangalore who will assist with the asset management, administration and analytics across the portfolio
  • Providing performance updates to senior management both regularly and on ad hoc basis where there are changes to underwritten risk
SKILLS & EXPERIENCE REQUIRED
  • Strong financial/numerical literacy
  • Ideal candidate will possess a relevant degree in Finance, Business, or other applicable field and have an excellent academic and professional record
  • [5-6] years' experience required - prior experience in a loan asset management role in a similar organisation preferable
  • Highly motivated with potential to develop in a challenging role
  • Detail oriented and with a strong sense of ownership
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • A proactive team player with a strong sense of urgency, responsibility and ability to influence
  • High proficiency in Microsoft Office tools, with strong skills in Excel and Power point
  • Excellent multi-tasking abilities with strong organizational and time-management skills
  • Ability to work well under pressure alone and in a team with a positive, hands-on, proactive attitude
  • Fluency in English - other European languages a plus

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

© The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., 2021. All rights reserved.
Goldman Sachs is an equal employment/affirmative action employer Female/Minority/Disability/Veteran/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity