Analyst, Oil & Gas Underwriting, Houston in Houston, TX at Key Bank- Corporate

Date Posted: 6/25/2018

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Houston, TX
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  • Experience:
    Not Specified
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Job Description

About the Job
In support of the primary Portfolio Managers in the Energy / Oil & Gas E&P team, analysts perform financial analysis and prepare underwriting documents to support complex multimillion-dollar credit requests.

Essential Job Functions
  • Prepare thorough credit underwriting on E&P clients identifying current and historical financial profiles, asset & reserve profiles, industry concerns, market share trends, financial trends and other pertinent underwriting issues.
  • Model future financial performance of prospective clients, including down-side scenarios, incorporating current reserve engineering data and the bank’s oil & gas pricing estimates.
  • Support Portfolio Managers with approval documentation regarding lending commitments, amendments and waivers to credit facilities, as well as monitor the financial performance of portfolio companies.
  • Assist in the documentation and closing of credit facilities.
  • Obtain and participate in the analysis of all necessary documentation including, all notes, pledges and collateral and assures that the documentation correctly reflects rates, terms and special conditions.
  • Monitor accounts to determine liquidity, earnings trends, management capability and other essential information to secure the bank's position to minimize potential losses.
  • Identifies potential problem accounts and works to improve the bank's position in undesirable situations.
  • Conducts periodic site visits to assess management, business conditions and build rapport with accounts.
  • Prepare white papers on assigned industry segments.
  • Attend bank meetings and interact with members of client management teams on a regular basis.
  • Maintains client and prospect databases.
  • Assists Investment Bankers/Relationship Managers in structuring transactions.

Required Qualifications
  • BA in finance, business, economics or related field
  • Competence in Financial Modeling
  • Competency with Microsoft Office (specifically Excel, Word, and Powerpoint)
  • Good accounting knowledge
  • View on optimal capital structure
  • Cash flow modeling
  • Strong data gathering skills demonstrated through research, including:
    • How to use it
    • Where to find it

Important Skill Sets:
  • Oil & Gas industry knowledge
  • Ability to evaluate different business models
  • Demonstrated ability to leverage organizational expertise.
  • Challenge assertions in offering memorandum
  • Investigate information and comprehend the meaning of the data gathered
  • Strong understanding of basic financial metrics
  • Analysis in support of due diligence
  • Knowledge of collateral valuation
  • Ability to identify relevant information
  • Recognize and understand interdependency of data
Product Knowledge
Reserved Based Lending, commercial banking product appreciation, cash management, FX, derivatives, etc.
Investment Banking appreciation

Ability to Leverage/maintain Internal Data Systems and Technology such as:
  • CWA
  • MS Office/Word/Excel
  • Moodys Risk Analyst
  • Risk Rating Models
  • ROE
  • Thomas/Reuters

Ability to Communicate Professionally and Competently
  • Verbal
  • Credit write-up/approval meetings
  • Deepened analysis
  • Written
  • Basic grammar
  • Spelling

KeyCorp’s roots trace back 190 years to Albany, New York. Headquartered in Cleveland, Ohio, Key is one of the nation’s largest bank-based financial services companies with assets of approximately $136.5 billion at December 31, 2016. Key provides deposit, lending, cash management and investment services to individuals and small and mid-sized businesses in 15 states under the name KeyBank National Association and First Niagara Bank, National Association, through a network of more than 1,200 branches and more than 1,500 ATMs. Key also provides a broad range of sophisticated corporate and investment banking products, such as merger and acquisition advice, public and private debt and equity, syndications and derivatives to middle market companies in selected industries throughout the United States under the KeyBanc Capital Markets trade name.

Key Community Bank serves individuals and small to midsized businesses from Maine to Alaska through our 15-state network of over 1,200 branches, 1,500 ATMs, telephone banking and robust online and mobile platforms. KeyBank’s Consumer/Business Banking segment provides consumers and small business owners with straightforward banking solutions and personal finance expertise that helps them make confident financial decisions today and plan for tomorrow. Key Private Bank offers wealth planning that follows a consistent, disciplined approach guided by objective advice based on each unique situation. KeyBank Commercial Bank offers midsize business financial services that drive growth and profitability and help business owners identify new opportunities with products and services including deposit, cash management, investment services, commercial lending, equipment leasing, and asset-based lending.


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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