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Sr. Quantitative/Modeling Associate - Account Management in Buffalo, NY at Key Bank- Corporate

Date Posted: 7/6/2020

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    Buffalo, NY
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Job Description

About the Job

The Account Management Team within Risk, Modeling and Analytics (Finance) is looking for a Sr. Quantitative Modeling Associate specializing in the development, implementation, and subsequent monitoring of account management strategies across the account lifecycle for KeyBank’s retail banking products. The successful candidate will assist their manager with the development of delinquent account prioritization strategies, credit line management strategies, credit card point of sale authorization strategies and post charge-off recovery strategies.

Essential Job Functions

This individual will work with their manager to leverage descriptive, predictive, and prescriptive analytics to drive line of business incremental revenue while reducing exposure and loss. This individual will also support their manager while collaborating with internal stakeholders such as the line of business, credit risk, default, legal, compliance and fair and responsible banking. The candidate will utilize champion challenger (test and learn) methodologies to develop best in class account management practices. The candidate will assist management with the development of strategy reporting and will also assist with developing statistical tests of significance to determine whether the differences in champion challenger results are meaningful. This individual will participate in the development of insightful presentations to line of business senior management to influence the future direction of the business. This individual may have one or more direct reports.

Required Qualifications
  • Three to five+ years’ experience in quantitative credit risk modeling, with experience with consumer lending preferred
  • Master’s degree economics, finance, mathematics, statistics or other quantitative field
  • Advanced knowledge of statistics
  • Working knowledge of SAS, R, or other advanced statistical/econometric analysis software.
  • Proficiency in the use of Microsoft Office with advanced experience in Excel and SQL.
  • Excellent analytical ability.
  • Critical thinkers with business intuition, intellectual curiosity, and ability to execute
  • Hands-on approach, with proven execution/process skills. Organized and focused on delivering results.
  • Impeccable integrity, sound judgment, and strategic vision.
  • Excellent communications skills – internally and externally, including with regulators.

Preferred Skills
  • The ability to collaborate with stakeholders across all levels across of the organization.
  • Relational databases and SQL programming.
  • Ability to use advanced statistical and mathematical software to perform statistical estimation.
  • Ability to solve mathematical models analytically.
  • Ability to create spreadsheets and write code to facilitate the analysis.
  • Strong organization skills are required to perform multiple tasks simultaneously to meet strict deadlines.


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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