Type: 
Affiliate Job Opportunities

 

Job ID Number: 5365467
Location: 125 High Street Boston, MA

Job Description
Community Lending and Investment specializes in helping developers and investors take advantage of tax credit opportunities by investing in Low Income Housing Tax Credits (LIHTC) for multifamily apartments and Historic Tax Credit properties. For more than 20 years, Wells Fargo has been investing in tax credits and is one of the few banks active in both direct and fund equity investments, increasing our opportunity to provide developers with needed capital. Responsible for growing Wells Fargo Rail (WFR) locomotive fleet by identifying and sourcing units which meet WFRs internal strategic objectives.

This position is for a Tax Credit Asset Manager, managing equity investments in affordable housing. The Tax Credit Asset Manager will:

  • Provide a single point of contact with general partners and internal departments regarding assigned assets
  • Independently manage a portfolio of real estate investments that are under construction, in lease-up, or are stabilized
  • Identify and analyze issues, and recommend and execute action plans
  • Monitor investment and property performance, including construction and lease-up progress
  • Present property performance reports to management at least once a month
  • Analyze tax returns, property financial statements, and sponsor financial statements
  • Review third-party inspection reports to ensure compliance with Low Income Housing Tax Credit (LIHTC) regulations
  • Review requests for capital contributions and reserve releases
  • Calculate adjustments to capital contributions based on credit delivery
  • Underwrite general partner consent requests, including loan refinances and changes in partnership structures
  • Perform site visits
  • Negotiate and execute the exit of Wells Fargo from the investment partnerships
  • Assess markets in which assets reside, identify market and sub-market risks and issues
  • Participate and/or supervise projects related to asset management process improvement
  • Track any work outsourced to third parties
  • Must serve in a mentoring capacity to junior asset managers and asset managers

 

Team members support our focus on building strong customer relationships balanced with a strong risk mitigating and compliance-driven culture which firmly establishes those disciplines as critical to the success of our customers and company. They are accountable for execution of all applicable risk programs (Credit, Market, Financial Crimes, Operational, Regulatory Compliance), which includes effectively following and adhering to applicable Wells Fargo policies and procedures, appropriately fulfilling risk and compliance obligations, timely and effective escalation and remediation of issues, and making sound risk decisions. There is emphasis on proactive monitoring, governance, risk identification and escalation, as well as making sound risk decisions commensurate with the business unit's risk appetite and all risk and compliance program requirements.

Required Qualifications

  • 7+ years of experience in one or a combination of the following: Commercial Mortgage Backed Securities (CMBS) or agency commercial real estate asset management underwriting, commercial real estate, low-income housing tax credit investment asset management, underwriting, or workout

 

Desired Qualifications

  • Customer service focus with experience actively listening, eliciting information, comprehending customer issues/needs, and recommending solutions
  • Extensive knowledge and understanding of credit and income producing real estate
  • Strong attention to detail and accuracy skills
  • Ability to read and understand complex commercial real estate loan documentation, securitization documents, including pooling and servicing agreements and related documentation
  • Demonstrated sound credit skills and understanding of income producing real estate
  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Real Estate, Finance, Accounting or related field
  • 7+ years experience in the LIHTC industry with one or more of the following functional roles: Real Estate Underwriting, Portfolio Management, Asset Management, Tax Credits, Real Estate Workouts, Financial Analysis, Accounting
  • Ability to read and understand tax credit equity investment documentation and related loan documentation would be acceptable in lieu of commercial real estate loan documentation
  • Advanced knowledge of financial issues and tax issues
  • Experience in leading / managing team members
  • Experience in leading / supervising project teams
  • Demonstrate organizational and workload management skills
  • Able to review and analyze complex financial statements and tax returns
  • Able to use databases and spreadsheet software to analyze financial issues
  • Proactive and solution oriented
  • Team player
  • Travel < 25%

 

Disclaimer
All offers for employment with Wells Fargo are contingent upon the candidate having successfully completed a criminal background check. Wells Fargo will consider qualified candidates with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable local, state and Federal law, including Section 19 of the Federal Deposit Insurance Act.

Relevant military experience is considered for veterans and transitioning service men and women.

Wells Fargo is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer, Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran/Gender Identity/Sexual Orientation.

 

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