Analyst - Real Estate Invesments

  • Company: MetLife
  • Location: Hanover, New Jersey
  • Posted: July 27, 2017
  • Reference ID: 69382-en_US

Job Location: United States : New Jersey : Whippany  



MetLife Investments is a premier asset manager with breadth across various asset sectors and global markets, and strong asset-liability management capabilities.  With a $500 billion combined domestic and international general account portfolio and a multi-billion dollar annual cash flow, Investments is an important contributor to MetLife’s financial performance.  The primary objective of Investments is to maximize MetLife’s long-term economic value by investing in assets that support the company’s liabilities and produce a consistent stream of operating earnings. 



Global Real Estate and Agricultural Investments maintain a portfolio invested in commercial real estate and agricultural mortgages, as well as real estate equities. Real Estate Investments sources and manages commercial real estate investments through seven regional field offices in the U.S. and International field offices in London, Tokyo, Mexico City and Santiago.  This role will be responsible for supporting Mortgage team (Mortgage Production and Loan Management), and Capital Markets team for the MetLife General Account portfolio and third-party investors.



  • Support the Mortgage and Capital Markets team in sourcing and originating new commercial real estate loan investment opportunities to satisfy the investment needs of the MetLife general account as well as third party investment accounts.
  • Assist in underwriting and valuation of commercial real estate assets; In-depth analysis and assistance with the preparation of transaction approval memoranda.
  • Assist with due diligence, data collection efforts and closing process.
  • Interface with all parties involved in the due diligence and closing process, including brokers, attorneys, third party consultants and representatives of third-party investor accounts.
  • Coordinate with MetLife loan management professionals to minimize operational issues following closing. 
  • Manage database applications and oversee loan portfolio reporting and monitoring requirements.
  • Assist in pro-actively managing a real estate loan portfolio with stated strategies; Research markets, company and industry data and financial market information.



  • Bachelor’s degree in related field (real estate or finance).
  • At least 1 - 2 years relevant experience with demonstrated understanding of discounted cash flow analysis.
  • Results orientated team player. Emphasis on communication skills (both oral and written) and ability to handle multiple assignments.
  • Strong quantitative and computer skills, specifically advanced Excel modeling.
  • Preference given to candidates who have relevant experience (knowledge of Argus, Excel, Word and PowerPoint).  



Real Estate Investments




At MetLife, we’re leading the global transformation of an industry we’ve long defined. United in purpose, diverse in perspective, we’re dedicated to making a difference in the lives of our customers.



MetLife is a proud equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to attracting, retaining, and maximizing the performance of a diverse and inclusive workforce. It is MetLife's policy to ensure equal employment opportunity without discrimination or harassment based on race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, national origin, marital or domestic/civil partnership status, genetic information, citizenship status, uniformed service member or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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Requisition #: 69382 

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