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2021 Risk Review Group Summer Internship - Buffalo in Buffalo, NY at KeyBank - Branch

Date Posted: 10/17/2020

Job Snapshot

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    239 Van Rensselaer Street
    Buffalo, NY
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Job Description

As the internal audit function within KeyBank, the Risk Review Group (RRG) provides an independent assessment on Key’s processes and risks. As a trusted advisor, the RRG tests the adequacy and effectiveness of KeyBank’s risk management practices, makes recommendations for improvement, and monitors remediation efforts. The RRG is accountable to the KeyCorp Audit Committee and reporting is provided to key stakeholders, including the Board of Directors and associated committees, executive and line of business management, and KeyBank’s regulators.

The internship spans approximately 10 weeks in the summer. As an intern, you will gain experience working on various projects and work closely with seasoned professionals to develop your skills as an auditor. Interns will have the opportunity to understand various lines of business across Key and interact with leaders within these departments. Placement for the Risk Review Interns may be in one or more of the following areas: Asset Management, Capital Markets, Compliance, Credit, Data Analytics, Enterprise Projects, Enterprise Risk Management (ERM), Shared Services, Models, Operations, Professional Practices, Financial Risk Review (SOX), Technology, or Treasury.

What You’ll Get Out of This Internship
  • Orientation to Key’s infrastructure and the business
  • Training (audit, financial services, etc.)
  • Direct coaching and feedback
  • Engagement with senior leaders
  • Networking opportunities
  • Executive Speaker Series
  • Consideration for full-time placement into the Risk Review Group (after graduation) based on performance during internship

Internship Required Qualifications
  • Enrollment in an undergraduate program with coursework in Accounting, Finance, Economics, Information Systems or other related business programs
  • Qualification for Model interns is enrollment in an undergraduate program with coursework in Statistics or Mathematics
  • Outstanding academic achievement
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Relevant work or internship experience
  • Demonstrated teamwork and leadership through extracurricular activities
  • Eligibility to work permanently in the U.S. without sponsorship now or in the future

What It’s Like to Work at Key:
Working at Key is an opportunity to join a company committed to your success and the success of the clients and communities we serve. At KeyBank, we are a diverse and engaged team that supports one another. Our diverse workplace creates a vibrant, stimulating and fulfilling culture. Key employees dive into rewarding work, build relationships with friendly and encouraging colleagues, are supporting their communities, and building a future that fulfills their dreams.


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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