Vice President, Real Estate Capital Markets and Finance Job at CMLS Financial in Halifax, NS

CMLS Financial is looking for a Vice President, Real Estate Capital Markets and Finance to join our growing Halifax office. As a Vice President you will be responsible for originating commercial real estate debt and equity transactions for the Halifax, Nova Scotia market. In this role, you will aim to further CMLS’s position as a leader in commercial real estate capital markets sourcing by proactively selling and marketing CMLS’s full range of commercial products as well as a market driven capital markets advisory process.

This role will be responsible for building and maintaining key client strategic relationships together with the Halifax team and all offices across Canada. This position provides for significant professional development and earning potential. The compensation structure provides successful candidates with the opportunity to earn a substantial income as an employee of CMLS. You will be able to focus on sales production, having access to cutting-edge technology, a team of Analysts and full marketing support with significant resources. You will become part of an industry leading and winning team comprised of seasoned commercial Originators enjoying great success in the industry. Join CMLS, an industry leader with close to 50 years in the business and a fantastic reputation to partner with.

Duties and Responsibilities:
Establish, create and maintain a network of key strategic contacts/resources to source potential new business opportunities for CMLS’ full range of business products;

Source new commercial real estate capital markets opportunities;

Demonstrate skill in financial analysis to determine borrower lending options for our borrowers;

Ability to negotiate to develop needs-based solutions and presents proposals to potential clients within CMLS objectives;

Actively seek out and share information regarding market changes and competitive activity that is utilized to develop key market strategies as well as legislative change;

Work with the Analyst team in completing mortgage presentations and pre-qualifications by assessing and preparing relevant information on borrower’s behalf;

Partner with the Analyst team to develop and deliver deal presentations to our credit committee with the ability to establish credibility.

Act as representative for CMLS, liaising with internal stakeholders and with external influencers to achieve growth of business and to build strong ties in the business community.

Skills and Qualifications:
You have completed an undergraduate degree in one of the following concentrations: real estate, finance, economics, urban land development, accounting or business administration;

Minimum of 3 years’ experience in either commercial mortgage sales or lending, or in acquisitions at a major Financial Institution or commercial brokerage firm;

CFA, CAIA or CPA charter holder or in the process of completing (considered an asset);

Fully licensed with AMF or OACIQ or have begin the licensing process;

Proactive and not reactive;

Proven ability to problem solve and manage conflicting discussions;

Possess an entrepreneurial mindset with the ability to provide flexible solutions to clients;

Experience with creating and delivering business presentations, including experience with public speaking;

Strong relationship management skills including the ability to establish and maintain a network of key contacts and resources in addition to attracting new clients;

Strong communication, influential and negotiation skills; and

You are a motivated self-starter who is very results driven.

Who are we?

Established in 1974, CMLS Financial is the leading provider of capital solutions for commercial property owners, developers and real estate investors. We have over 45 years of experience, 20,000 clients, $25 billion in assets under administration, and offices coast to coast. Some of Canada’s most prominent banks, investment managers, insurance companies, and pension funds rely on CMLS Financial for a variety of critically important mortgage services. What sets us apart is our customer forward approach. Building on our solid foundation of financial strength and experience, we continue to deliver unparalleled capital solutions for all our clients needs.

You will love working here

Employees tell us that they love that we strike the balance in creating an incredibly professional, yet dynamic and enjoyable corporate culture. We work in a fluid and fast-paced environment that is supportive of energetic and motivated individuals who pride themselves on being flexible and results-driven. Business is booming and that means that our employees are able to gain valuable exposure, have lots of learning opportunities, and truly impact the business. We are committed to providing our people with a challenging and rewarding career because our employees are what set us apart and we know it.

We want to hear from you!

If you are confident that you would be a strong asset to our team, submit both a cover letter and resume today! We thank all applicants for their time in applying, however we will only contact those selected for an interview. Consideration of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

About the Company

Company: CMLS Financial

Company Location:  Halifax, NS

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