Portfolio Manager - Real Estate

Permanent contract|New York|Banking operations processing

Portfolio Manager - Real Estate

New York, United States Permanent contract Banking operations processing



  • Responsible for Agency and Portfolio Management functions supporting the Commercial Real Estate Finance Business Line.
  • Handling pre-closing to post-closing activities in cooperation with the originations teams and the back office ensuring proper administration of the loans
  • Prepare annual credit reviews (including financial analysis and rating proposal) for assigned accounts.
  • Process amendments, waivers, and consents for assigned transactions, including obtaining all required internal credit approvals.
  • Responsible for credit monitoring and reporting including SG Watch List Triggers, Early Warning Indicators.
  • Performing quarterly watch-list and provision reviews and presenting the same in local and global meetings
  • Work in close collaboration with Berkadia for the services provided by them and perform related oversight functions
  • Evaluate and follow the Basel III parameters as well as the regulatory ratios
  • Prepare reports and responses to management inquiries on portfolios.
  • Assume lead role in assigned projects.
  • Assist in internal and external audits and examinations of portfolios.

Participate in workout of troubled portfolio credits

Profile required

Technical Requirements:

Required/Must have:

  • Experience in Commercial Real Estate
  • Fluent with Microsoft Word, Excel, Powerpoint and Outlook

Strong aptitude for learning and using SG systems

Required/Must have:

  • Strong financial and credit analytical skills,
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills;
  • Strong problem solving and organizational skills; ability to prioritize and multitask;
  • Proactive;
  • Ability to work in a dynamic, deadline-focused environment;
  • Team player;
  • Ability to work independently;
  • Comfortable working with legal documentation;
  • Agency management skills


  • Knowledge of cash flow modeling and analysis and valuation skills developed in a financial services environment

Required/Must have:

  • Minimum 8-10 years banking experience, preferably in project finance, asset based finance and/or other structured finance environment.


  • Experience working with troubled credits, including workouts.

Required/Must have:

  • Bachelor’s degree.


  • MBA, CFA or

Formal credit training program

Business insight

Financing and Transaction Banking (GBSU/FTB) is a global organization covering the management of structured finance portfolio transactions.  Within FTB, the Structured Finance Portfolio Management team (SMO) manages transactions/portfolios post-closing for Project Finance, Leveraged Finance, Media & Telecom Finance, Commercial Real Estate, Metals & Mining Finance, Reserve Base Finance, Shipping Finance and Export Finance.  The group supports the business lines in all aspects of portfolio management, including administrative agency management, credit risk monitoring and reporting, client relationship support, and management reporting.

We are an equal opportunities employer and we are proud to make diversity a strength for our company. Societe Generale is committed to recognizing and promoting all talents, regardless of their beliefs, age, disability, parental status, ethnic origin, nationality, sexual or gender identity, sexual orientation, membership of a political, religious, trade union or minority organisation, or any other characteristic that could be subject to discrimination.

Reference: 21000L6H
Starting date: 2021/08/16
Publication date: 2021/07/26