Affordable Lending Manager

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At Freddie Mac, you will do important work to build a better housing finance system and you'll be part of a team helping to make homeownership and rental housing more accessible and affordable across the nation.

Position Overview:
The Single Family Client and Community Engagement Division is seeking an Affordable Lending Manager. The team will be establishing relationships with Lenders, Housing Finance Agencies, Housing Intermediaries and other Stakeholders to provide responsible lending opportunities to first time homebuyers, and low-to-moderate income borrowers in underserved markets. The Affordable Lending team is committed to ensuring Freddie Mac has the offerings to support responsible lending and provide sustainable homeownership, and to improve access to credit for all Borrowers - providing liquidity to the affordable market; educating new borrowers for homeownership; building new business opportunities; and preserving homeownership. This position will directly support the goals and objectives of the division.
Our Impact:
  • Support the Sales/Sourcing organization to develop and execute Seller plans for meeting affordable lending, community outreach and CRA goals.
  • Supervise progress against plans, and provide corrective action where needed.
  • Support the roll-out and integration of new or revised Affordable Lending and/or Access to Credit products, offerings and initiatives with Sellers, including Duty to Serve initiatives and offerings.
  • Assist in the management of the company's relationships with national, regional, and community lenders so that the company can be seen as part of and vital to its customers and their constituents' success in housing, thus improving the corporate brand and its reputation.
Your Impact:
  • This role also uses expertise in public/private partnerships to establish and implement initiatives among and between internal and external partners including Seller/Servicers.
  • Analyzes market data to identify trends/opportunities and develops strategic direction from market information.
  • Works on issues where analysis of situations or data requires an in-depth knowledge of organizational objectives.
  • Establishes and assures adherence to budgets, schedules, work plans, and performance requirements.
  • Regularly interacts with senior management or executive levels, along with other partners, on matters concerning several functional areas, divisions, and/or customers, while maintaining the ability to change the thinking of, or gain acceptance from others in critical situations, without damage to relationship.
  • College Degree or equivalent experience
  • Typically have 8-10 years related experience and 2+ years management experience.
  • Proven experience in relationship management and problem solving.
  • Excellent organizational, analytical and interpersonal skills
  • Loan origination experience
  • State and federal housing community development programs experience.
  • Mortgage banking experience
  • Knowledge of the Making Homes Affordable Act and government initiatives.
  • Public/private partnership experience.

Candidates in any location nationwide are encouraged to apply. The hire will have the option to work remote or from a Freddie Mac office. However, the position will be aligned to a geographical U.S. region.

Position requires 40% travel - (currently works remote and makes virtual presentations)
Keys to Success in this Role:
  • Understanding of how to operate in a highly regulated environment
  • Ability to optimally communicate, written and otherwise, with attention to detail and polish
  • Familiarity with secondary mortgage market fundamentals

Current Freddie Mac employees please apply through the internal career site.

Today, Freddie Mac makes home possible for one in four home borrowers and is one of the largest sources of financing for multifamily housing. Join our smart, creative and dedicated team and you'll do important work for the housing finance system and make a difference in the lives of others.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity and inclusion at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, disability status or any other characteristic protected by applicable law. We will ensure that individuals with differing abilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.

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Time-type:Full time

Job Category:Lending

FLSA Status:Exempt

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