Requisition Number: AVPNO02288
The AVP Non-Agency Contract Finance will be responsible for managing the contracts and terms associated with private-label RMBS securitizations, whole loan acquisitions, whole loan sales and other related activity for the Non-Agency Originations business. This position will work closely with the Originations Risk group and will be the liaison between the non-agency group and the greater Bayview legal team. The individual will assist in all aspects of executing and closing securitizations and whole loan trades. This position requires the individual be comfortable managing and negotiating complex legal agreements and sophisticated financial transactions. A strong legal background is preferred and the successful candidate will have experience in structured finance either as an issuer, underwriter or legal representative.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Work in collaboration with Bayview securitization team, managing all contractual and disclosure obligations related to private label RMBS securitization.
Manage and negotiate all contracts related to non-agency residential whole loan bulk purchases and sales.
Assist in all aspects of executing and closing securitizations and whole loan trades.
Collaborate with key internal and external resources including: risk, legal, due diligence, finance, accounting, broker/dealers, servicing, collateral transfer, custodians, and trustees.
Maintain and track all contracts related to purchase, sale and financing activity.
Promote a culture of innovation by continuously challenging the staff to seek out process improvement initiatives, automation enhancements and idea generation to ensure the transactions are being run optimally.
Responsible for guiding workflows and monitoring the work output of external legal resources.
Exercise exemplary corporate citizenship including strict adherence to compliance requirements and Bayviews tenets
Other responsibilities as assigned.
History of negotiating and managing contracts surrounding mortgage transactions. Knowledge of structured products, contract finance and mortgage lending generally.
The ability to meet deadlines.
Strong communication skills with teams and individuals at all levels of the company and with third parties.
Eagerness to be in a dynamic environment and learn and expand responsibilities.
Ability to work independently while focused on accuracy, efficiency, and delivery of product.
Willingness to be part of a team that focuses on time-sensitive products with dynamic views and goals.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
Bachelor's degree. Juris Doctorate strongly preferred.
Minimum of 7 years of related experience.
Strong background in MS Office.
CERTIFICATIONS, LICENSES, AND/OR REGISTRATION:
PHYSICAL DEMANDS AND WORK ENVIRONMENT
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit and use hands to handle, touch or feel objects, tools, or controls. The employee frequently is required to talk and hear. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate. The employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; reach with hands and arms. The employee is rarely required to stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 10 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, and the ability to adjust focus.
Bayview is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. All aspects of consideration for employment and employment with the Company are governed on the basis of merit, competence and qualifications without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other category protected.