View Our Website View All Jobs

Managing Director: Credit & Lending

The Company:

Our mission is to create prosperity for all.  We’ve been growing like crazy. Join us on this amazing journey.

YieldStreet provides access to asset based investments historically unavailable to most investors. With the mission of prosperity for all, YieldStreet allows investors to effortlessly participate in curated investments with low market correlation and high yield, across litigation finance, real estate and other alternative asset classes. We believe our technology platform creates a unique experience for investors at every level and provides valuable diversification and strength to most portfolios. Join the movement.

The Role:

Bored with your job at big bank or fund? Have the itch to move to Fintech and shape a new industry. If you are innovative with hustle and passion for making a difference, we are looking for you!

YieldStreet is hiring a Managing Director (MD) of Credit and Lending who will develop and manage all aspects of our investment pipeline and origination. We expect you to live and breathe alternative lending, structured credit and Asset Based Lending (ABL). You’re very well seasoned in alternative lending and have an extensive rolodex of deal flow in any ABL products but specifically in real estate, commercial loans, litigation finance, health care financing, equipment leasing, receivables financing, consumer and SMB portfolios and auto loans. You should have done at least 100 transactions across at least 10 different asset classes with at least $1B. You’re so obsessed with finding the best opportunities for our investors, you may be considering getting a tattoo of our 5-point investment philosophy.

If this sounds like you, read on…

What you will do:

  • Develop and manage investment pipeline
  • Source new originators and opportunities
  • Manage all due diligence processes
  • Run end to end deal process from sourcing, underwriting to closing
  • Close 5-10 deals/month ($50M/month)
  • Build and maintain relationships with existing originators and lenders
  • Manage and build a team of investment professionals

Required Skills

  • You have 10 years lending experience (alternative lending)
  • Highly analytical with deal structuring and modelling experience
  • You have expertise in alternative lending
  • You have worked for Private Equity, Hedge Funds, or credit fundsYou have managed an investment team of at least 5 people
  • Detail oriented, ability to do $5M deals with same ease as $50M
  • Ability to roll your hands up and do 5-10 deals/month
  • You enjoy working in fast-paced, game-changing startups (fintech preferred)
  • You're ready and willing to work intimately with strong-willed executive team on a mission to scale
  • BS in Finance, Economics and MBA preferred


We offer an attractive market salary, stock option plan, health & dental benefits, life insurance, 401(k), paid vacation and holidays and that's before you even step in the office!

This is an opportunity to work with a group of diverse, smart, and friendly people from 8 different countries who speak a total of 17 different languages. Our team is comprised of successful entrepreneurs with combined exits of over $1B, and we get social with each other during happy hours too in our work hard/play hard culture. Perhaps the best benefits are the tons of free snacks  (Goldfish and Granola are our favorites, but always taking suggestions) and a variety of top-tier scotch and whiskies at the company bar.

We're located in NoHo and surrounded by plenty of downtown culture with a vibrant dining and happy hour scene. Our building is steps away from the BDFM, NQR & 6 trains, (and a few more steps from the ACE).  Join our team for a work hard/play hard environment with a winning culture.

*** Please, no solicitors or recruiters. We're saving our dollars to pay the right candidate!


Read More

Apply for this position

Apply with Indeed
Attach resume as .pdf, .doc, or .docx (limit 2MB) or Paste resume

Paste your resume here or Attach resume file