Analyst / Associate – Corporate Finance

Permanent contract|Hong Kong|Corporate & Investment banking

Analyst / Associate – Corporate Finance

Hong Kong, Hong Kong Permanent contract Corporate & Investment banking


•    Reporting to the Regional Head of Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A) / Equity Capital Markets (ECM) 
•    Assist with deal origination and execution on cross-border M&A transactions
•    Prepare and deliver presentations, marketing materials and pitch books
•    Perform financial modeling including valuation and pricing analyses
•    Play key leadership/coordination roles in the transaction execution process
•    Assist in initiating new client relationships and expanding business franchise across industries
•    Assist in maintaining strong client relations during the deal execution process
•    Mentoring and training Trainee level colleague(s) and assist with recruiting efforts

Profile required

•    Tertiary qualification in Finance, Accounting, Engineering or related disciplines
•    Minimum 3 years’ of experience in cross-border M&A / Investment Banking 
•    Excellent analytical, interpersonal and communication skills
•    Strong client management skills
•    Strong team player but able to work independently as well
•    Fluency in Mandarin would be highly desirable 
•    Flexibility for business travels (as and when travel restrictions lift)

Business insight

Company Description
Societe Generale is one of the leading European financial services groups. Founded in 1864, we have been playing a vital role in the economy for over 150 years. With more than 148,000 employees based in 76 countries worldwide, we accompany 32 million clients throughout the world on a daily basis. Based on a diversified universal banking model, the Group combines financial strength with a strategy of sustainable growth.

ASIA-PACIFIC (ASIA), as one of the Business Units of Societe Generale, operates in 12 locations across the Asia Pacific region, employing over 2,500 employees with the regional headquarter located in Hong Kong. Our activities here are centered on Societe Generale's Global Banking & Investor Solutions pole (GBIS), a major growth engine for the Group and a key pillar of Societe Generale's universal banking model. Our expertise in Asia Pacific ranges from Corporate & Investment Banking (Advisory, Financing and Global Markets) to Asset Management, Global Transaction Banking and specialised financial services like Equipment & Vendor Finance and Vehicle Leasing & Fleet Management. In addition, Societe Generale's Global Solution Centre (SGGSC) in Bangalore and Chennai offers customised business solutions to the Societe Generale Group globally including ASIA.

Department Description

M&A and equity investments across key sectors, with a focus on APAC into Pan-Europe cross border deals.

We are an equal opportunities employer and we are proud to make diversity a strength for our company. Societe Generale is committed to recognizing and promoting all talents, regardless of their beliefs, age, disability, parental status, ethnic origin, nationality, sexual or gender identity, sexual orientation, membership of a political, religious, trade union or minority organisation, or any other characteristic that could be subject to discrimination.

Reference: 21000QY3
Entity: Societe Generale Hong Kong Branch
Starting date: 2021/10/04
Publication date: 2021/09/03