LUMENT is currently seeking to hire Analyst Interns for our 2023 internship program. Analyst Interns at LUMENT work with production, underwriting, and asset management support groups. These opportunities include exposure to all products the firm offers and direct contact with firm leadership.
The focus of the Analyst Intern position is to develop team members that have a broad view of the capital markets and a deep understanding of LUMENT’s offerings so that each client is provided the best possible outcome. Throughout the program, the intern will work with a team of motivated mortgage banking professionals in a fast-paced, highly specialized real estate finance operation, to provide analytical support and market research on commercial mortgage loan transactions. Analyst Interns will receive exposure to various aspects of a commercial real estate transaction and loan products through lunch-and-learns, job shadowing, guest speakers, and cross-functional partnerships with other departments during transactions.
Analyst intern roles will be located in our New York, NY, Columbus, OH, and Dallas, TX offices. Internship location will vary depending upon the designated line of business support.
Essential Duties & Responsibilities
Perform comprehensive financial analysis for both debt and equity transactions
Participating in deals from engagement to closing, including day-to-day interactions with internal team and staff, clients, agencies, investors, and other funding participants
Learn to review and analyze potential loan transaction packages
Begin to develop a basic understanding of Commercial Real Estate procedures and best practices by reading and studying regulatory guides, underwriting and processing guidelines, and proprietary training materials
Develop a basic understanding of the “flow” of the loan origination and underwriting processes of LUMENT’s various product types
Involvement in corporate and strategic initiatives as the need arises
Actively participate in all lunch-and-learn, training, and other LUMENT-sponsored training and events
Work professionally and harmoniously with team and coworkers
Committed to upholding and emulating the ORIX USA core values, which are: Pursue Excellence, Seize Opportunity, Live Honorably, Create Value, and Thrive Together
Other projects and duties as assigned
This position has frequent contact with all levels of employees and management. In addition, this role may interact with outside business partners, vendors, consultants, and other office visitors.
Education, Skills & Experience
Current enrollment at an accredited college or university in a business, finance, accounting, real estate, or related degree program is required.
Possess a strong desire for a career in commercial real estate
Prior financial internship or work experience is a plus
Willingness to relocate required
Proficiency in Microsoft Office and list other relevant systems or software
Flexibility and ability to work under pressure with tight deadlines and constant interruptions; Ability to adjust priorities in a changing environment
Excellent organizational, communication, presentation, and interpersonal skills
Ability to plan, organize, and prioritize assignments, and meet critical and established deadlines; Ability to manage multiple assignments and transactions simultaneously
Demonstrated ability to maintain confidentiality and to use discretion in the performance of daily activities
Professional business image and excellent command of the English language, both verbally and in writing (spelling, grammar, and punctuation) including a strong aptitude for accuracy and detail
Ability to learn quickly and demonstrated ability to work independently and as part of a high-performance team
The highest degree of integrity and professionalism
Ability to synthesize large amounts of information into clearly articulated credit and business recommendations both verbally and in writing
Initiative and a strong sense of personal motivation as well as responsibility
There is no better time to join Lument. Having combined three commercial real estate lenders with complementary skill and product sets into a single, dynamic organization, we are making our presence felt as one of the most innovative, comprehensive providers in the industry. That means the opportunities for growth and advancement are unsurpassed.
Lument is distinguished by its emphasis on relationships. This principle, which guides our interactions with clients and partners, also make Lument a great place to work. We strive to create an environment where differences are celebrated, people are treated equitably, and everyone has the respect and support they need to perform at their best.
At Lument, we are making our mark. Join Lument—and make yours!