Equity Research Associate, IT Services, Portland in Portland, OR at Key Bank- Corporate

Date Posted: 2/5/2018

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    111 Southwest 5th Avenue
    Portland, OR
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Job Description

KeyBanc Capital Markets Inc., a division of KeyCorp, is looking for one Research Associate in Portland to join the equity research team in the IT Services sector.

The Associate will have the opportunity to work with the Senior Research Analyst to create industry analysis and provide company-specific coverage. Primary responsibilities include:
  • Analyzing financial statements/SEC documents, financial supplements
  • Building and maintaining earnings models
  • Writing research notes
  • Speaking to internal and external clients, industry contacts, and management teams about the stocks/sector

Desired Skills & Experience:
  • We look for candidates who possess strong accounting, finance, quantitative and business writing/communication skills, as well as modeling, forecasting, and valuation experience. The candidate must also possess tremendous intellectual curiosity and be able to solve problems independently.
  • The candidate should have 1-3 years of relevant experience (investment banking, equity research, or another analytical role) and an interest in research and the stock market. Experience in equity research, investment banking or consulting is preferred.
  • Proficiency in excel and a strong academic record are required. The candidate will need to have or obtain all required FINRA licenses inclusive of Series 7, 63, 86 and 87. CFA is preferred, but not required.
  • Candidates are expected to demonstrate a high level of attention to detail and be resourceful and flexible, with the ability to work well under pressure in a periodically intense environment.
  • The ideal candidate is highly driven and self-motivated, with the ability to work both independently and as a key team player.


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 $134.5 billion at March 31, 2017. Key provides deposit, lending, cash management, insurance, and investment services to individuals and businesses in 15 states under the name KeyBank 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. KeyBank is Member FDIC.

Key Corporate Bank is a full-service corporate and investment bank focused principally on serving the needs of middle market clients in seven industry sectors: consumer, energy, healthcare, industrial, public sector, real estate, and technology. Key Corporate Bank delivers a broad product suite of banking and capital markets products to its clients, including syndicated finance, debt and equity capital markets, commercial payments, equipment finance, commercial mortgage banking, derivatives, foreign exchange, financial advisory, and public finance.


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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