At Key, employee and candidate health is a top priority. Due to the ongoing spread of COVID-19, most interviews are being conducted virtually. Our talent acquisition team is diligently working to provide you the support you need throughout our hiring process. Learn more.

BB Underwriter II in Buffalo, NY at KeyBank

Date Posted: 10/17/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    726 Exchange Street
    Buffalo, NY
  • Date Posted:

Job Description

Essential Job Functions
  • Evaluate applicant's credit needs, financial strength and other background information to determine if request for credit is an acceptable risk.
  • Assess industry risk, quality of management, market position and overall business climate to estimate future loan repayment capacity of business.
  • Interpret cash flow, balance sheet, income statements, and tax returns (both personal and business) to determine credit worthiness.
  • Use credit bureau data, credit scoring models, financial statements, and relevant additional financial information to determine the degree of risk involved in extending credit
  • Effectively communicate credit decisions to team members and internal clients (branches, relationship managers, etc.).
  • Comply with Key Bank internal policies, applicable laws and regulations.

Required Qualifications
  • Bachelor's Degree with a preferred focus on business course work, or equivalent work experience.
  • Prior experience with commercial/small business lending is a plus
  • Familiarity with, and understanding of, traditional and automated commercial credit underwriting methodologies and their use is a plus
Commitment to Key core values: Teamwork, Respect, Accountability, Integrity and Leadership.


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.


Not Ready to Apply?

Joining our Talent Network will enhance your job search and application process. Whether you choose to apply or just leave your information, we look forward to staying connected with you.

At Key, we’re committed to diversity and inclusion in all we do. Qualified individuals with disabilities or disabled veterans who are unable or limited in their ability to apply on this site may request reasonable accommodations by email.