Associate Director - Asset Manager
Location:
Atlanta , Georgia
Posted:
July 14, 2017
Reference:
52361-en_US

Job Location: United States : Georgia : Atlanta  

 

 

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. 

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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.  The Asset Manager will be responsible for asset management/owner’s representative decision making, overseeing the leasing, property management, reporting, valuation and overall accounting and other business transactions on an assigned portfolio of commercial investment properties.  Property types include office, retail, multi-family and industrial.  On-going responsibilities include overseeing third party property management and leasing teams; developing property business plans, valuations, budgets, complying with all reporting and accounting requirements; and sale efforts (as may apply).

 

 

  • Develop and implement, through third party property and leasing teams, property level strategies for leasing, operations and capital expenditures.
  • Budgeting, forecasting and expense management to maximize recurring net income.
  • Negotiate legal documents and contracts. Coordinate and manage various internal/external resources and consultants (i.e., attorneys, environmental, construction).
  • Review third party property Valuations or prepare Argus valuations for assigned portfolio;
  • Coordinate the sales process of designated assets including engaging brokers, evaluating bids, negotiating contracts, managing due diligence and closing.
  • Participate in pre-acquisition due diligence.  Manage the selection of property management and leasing teams by securing proposals, conducting interviews and preparing management agreements. Manage property transition process by working with internal bank relations, insurance and accounting departments.

 

  • Bachelor’s degree in an applicable business related field; MBA preferred
  • Results-driven professional with 7-10 years of commercial real estate experience; 3-5 yrs of experience as an Asset Manager of large and complex commercial real estate assets.
  • Significant experience managing and leading leasing and property management teams.
  • In-depth experience in lease negotiation and structuring.
  • Strong real estate valuation and underwriting skills.
  • Strong computer skills including proficiency with Argus, Excel, Word and PowerPoint.
  • Basic understanding of standard real estate legal documents such as leases, management agreements and appraisals.

 

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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.

MetLife maintains a drug-free workplace.

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Requisition #: 52361 


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