KeyBank Equity Research Associate, Nashville in Nashville, Tennessee

Job Description:

KeyBanc Capital Markets Inc., a division of KeyCorp, is looking for a Research Associate to join the equity research team in Nashville.

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, and

  • 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 business writing skills, as well as financial 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 and an interest in the stock market. Experience in equity research, investment banking or journalism 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 driven and self-motivated, with the ability to work both independently and as a 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 $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 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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Nashville, TN


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