Chicago, Illinois


CIBC is a leading North American financial institution with 10 million personal banking, business, public sector and institutional clients. CIBC offers a full range of advice, solutions and services in the United States, across Canada and around the world. In the U.S., CIBC Bank USA provides commercial banking, private and personal banking and small business banking solutions and CIBC Private Wealth Management offers investment management, wealth strategies and legacy planning.

CIBC works to help you make your ambitions a reality with a team that is committed to being always professional, genuinely caring and collaborates to find simple solutions as we build our relationship-focused bank for the modern world.

Every year, CIBC is recognized for its business success, community commitment and employee initiatives. We are proud of this success and are committed to creating an inclusive workplace and an environment where all of our team members can excel.

The Commercial Real Estate Asset Management Analyst's primary purpose is to manage portfolio of clients in collaboration with Relationship Managers/Market Leads. In addition to partnering with the RM/ML's, s/he will work closely with the Group Portfolio Manager, Credit Risk and Services teams.

The AM Analyst will be responsible for, but not limited to, the following activities.

Primary responsibility for this position will be to actively manage the assigned loan portfolio, including ongoing analysis of projects to ensure business plans are being executed in line with expectations.

  • Serve as Client's primary internal resource as it relates to asset management
  • Collaborate with AM/RMs to maintain and grow client relationships. Seek to become trusted advisor through regular client contact and relationship building
  • Interact with other team members (Group Portfolio Manager, Market Lead and Credit) to achieve ultimate approval for renewals and modifications to existing business
  • Assist in maitaining calculated covenants.
  • Complete renewals and modifications for credit approval
  • Conduct annual site visits and work to gain market expertise in locations where the bank has exposure
  • Complete necessary analysis and documentation to achieve credit actions related to AM's existing portfolio (e.g., structure, waivers, and modifications)
  • Complete portfolio responsibilities including portfolio reviews, renewals, reporting in a timely manner (quarterly and annually), 5RR, Shared National Credit, CAMP, etc for credits in his/her portfolio. Serve as resource for Group Portfolio Manager in preparation for portfolio review meetings and actively communicate knowledge of the risk points within portfolio
  • Be informed of relationship activity as deals progress through the underwriting and closing process
  • Identify product/service opportunities for other business units and participates in development of creative solutions to client needs, coordinates presentations, and bring in partners when appropriate
  • Maintain active in industry events to maintain current market knowledge and client relationships
  • Min. 3 years in banking
  • Minimum 2-3 years of experience in portfolio management
  • Ability to produce LP with minimal oversight
  • College Degree / Business, Finance, Accounting, Real Estate, Economics preferred
  • Ability to foster and maintain commercial relationships with high level of competency
  • Ability to identify risk within credit requests
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office products with advanced knowledge financial analysis and modeling

Chicago, Illinois

CIBC U.S. provides tailored commercial, wealth management, personal, and small business financial solutions as well as cross-border banking services to clients with North American operations. We are backed by a 150-year-old Toronto-based, global financial institution with our U.S. headquarters in Chicago. We invest in our businesses, our clients, our people and our communities. We strive to build trusting and enduring relationships by putting our clients at the center of all we do. We use our values to guide our decisions, actions and interactions with our clients, our team members and our communities. Member FDIC | Equal Housing Lender.

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