KeyBank Risk Management Analyst Rotational Program

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Key Risk Management provides leadership on risk management strategies and initiatives for credit, market, compliance, operational and model risk, as well as portfolio management, quantitative analytics, and asset recovery activities.

About the program

Risk Management Analysts begin with several weeks of foundational training. Rotations begin upon completion of the training and continue for 12 months, each rotation being 6 months in length.

Essential job functions include analytics and reporting, working with regulatory reporting, assessing and monitoring risk and risk control processes, performing research and analysis with integrity and accuracy, and monitoring and evaluating problems across a broad spectrum of risk.

Rotational areas include:

  • Enterprise Risk – Responsible for examining risk in a holistic manner, learning about all aspects of risk and interacting with all risk departments, aggregating risk, developing methodologies and identifying best practices for assessing and controlling risk.
  • Operational Risk – Responsible for examining the risk of loss resulting from internal human error or malfeasance, failed internal processes or systems, or external events.
  • Compliance Risk – Responsible for examining the risk of legal or regulatory sanctions, financial loss or damage to reputation KeyBank may experience as a result of a failure to comply with applicable laws, regulations, rules, or other regulatory requirements that are imposed on the banking/financial industry.
  • Credit Risk – Responsible for credit approval and risk oversight of Key’s credit portfolios, analyzing the risk of borrower failure to meet their contractual obligations to repay debts in accordance with agreed upon terms.
  • Market Risk – Responsible for monitoring and evaluating the risks affecting Key’s current or anticipated capital, income, cash flows or valuation of equity and portfolios, resulting from adverse movements in market rates or prices.
  • Model Risk – Responsible for ensuring Key employs approved and validated proprietary and vendor provided models that are suited for their intended purpose, properly implemented and operate as intended. .

What does the program offer?

  • 5 to 6 week foundational training in financial accounting, credit risk analysis, financial modeling in Excel®, business writing, presenting, a banking simulation, and supplemental training throughout the Program
  • Performance feedback identifying strengths and areas to develop
  • Executive Speaker Series
  • Community service opportunities
  • Networking across programs and across departments and teams
  • Upon successful completion of the program, you will be considered for a full time position placement at KeyBank.based on business needs, demonstrated skill, job performance, and interests/preferences

What are we looking for?

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business, Finance, Economics, Accounting, Pre-Law, or related field. Candidates with Master’s degrees and Law degrees are also considered
  • A minimum 3.3 GPA
  • Good analytical and decision-making skills
  • A high degree of adaptability and intellectual curiosity
  • Interpersonal and relationship-building skills
  • Effective oral and written communication skills
  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft Office® applications, especially Excel
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Strong accounting and/or financial acumen preferred
  • Relevant work or internship experience preferred

This position is NOT eligible for employment visa sponsorship for non-U.S. citizens.

KeyCorp is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer committed to engaging a diverse workforce and sustaining an inclusive culture. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.

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