Analyst M/F - VIE Toronto

 Toronto - Canada, Canada       International Volunteer Program        Corporate Finance / Accounting


During your VIE mission you will be in charge of these responsibilities : 

Working closely with and reporting to the Managing Director and Senior Banker of Canada’s Financial Institutions (FI) Group, the individual will support the FIG group in identifying prospective FI clients, working to develop the relationships and assisting in the further build-out of the FI group in Canada. The role requires supporting the further penetration of existing clients by Soc Gen’s product specialists, determining the client’s needs, developing financial solutions and, with the Business Lines, delivering solutions. The individual will execute the strategies of the FI group across the 4 sectors of the FI portfolio (Pensions/Asset Managers, Banks, Life Insurance Cos. and Governments). 

Day to day responsibilities include but not limited to:

  • KYC (evaluating requests, providing contacts, performing follow ups)
  • Briefing Memos (aggregate business line intel, update client information)
  • Assist in the preparation of marketing materials and pitchbooks
  • Sending weekly onboarding priorities to MARK heads
  • Coordinating onboarding requests when needed
  • Writing and circulating meeting notes
  • various other administrative tasks 

Profile Required

The VIE assignment in a nutshell 

This VIE in Toronto is to begin in March 2020 but you need to plan 3 months between your application date and the beginning of your VIE assignment. It will last 24 months. The VIE is a specific contract, under Business France’s eligibility criteria, opened to candidates under 28 and from the member states of the European Economic Space. For further information, please see

Your profile

Graduate with a Master degree from Business school or University, majoring in Finance.

A previous experience in Investment Banking would be appreciated.

You are fluent in English and French.

Competencies :

  • Attention to detail
  • Strong active listening abilities
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills (French and English required)
  • Organizational skills
  • Self directed individual contributor
  • Work well under pressure
  • Sales and marketing skills
  • Demonstrated time management skills
  • Synthesize data
  • Database management skillsFamiliarity of research tools and resourceful in finding market information

Why Join Us

To facilitate the examination of your application by our English-speaking managers, we thank you for applying in English.

All our positions are open to people with disabilities.

Business Insight

At Societe Generale, you will be joining The FIG group is Canada manages the global relationships of key Canadian Institutional clients.  The group’s mandate is to deliver the global SocGen platform to clients – actively liaising with global sales teams and product specialists to maximize client engagement and profitability to the bank.            

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.

Job code: 19000V1R
Business unit: SG CIB
Starting date: 02/03/2020
Date of publication: 24/11/2019
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Analyst M/F - VIE Toronto

International Volunteer Program   |   Toronto - Canada   |   Corporate Finance / Accounting