Associate – Trading Assistant

Permanent contract|Hong Kong|Corporate & Investment banking

Associate – Trading Assistant

Hong Kong, Hong Kong Permanent contract Corporate & Investment banking


Primary Objectives:
•    Provide Front Office Risk analysis and Reports to the trading desks and answer the requests related to the business
•    Facilitate the operational management of the positions/new trades for the Front-Office
•    Participate in the pricing chain reviews

Major Accountabilities/Principal Responsibilities:

Trading Support
•    Production of Risk Analysis and key indicators for trading teams including intraday and other ad hoc risk analysis
•    Contribute to fix production issues
•    Improvement, automatization and implementation of Risk Analysis and reports processes
•    Propose solutions to reduce recurring problems in workflows/pricing
•    New projects follow up depending of trading needs and BMO roadmap
•    Develop new tools in VBA and python
•    Interact with Risk team as part of Front-Office whenever needed on the Official pnl /risks

Profile required

Key Skill Areas & Knowledge Required:
•    Operational Skills
•    Accuracy/ Swiftness
•    VBA and program languages appreciated
•    Good working knowledge in Computer literacy
•    Fluent in English, French is appreciated
•    Knowledge of Financial Products
•    Ability to work under pressure
•    Curiosity/ appetite to take over/improve new tasks
•    Good communication skills

•    Top-level school, major in Finance or Engineering

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.

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, 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: 21000YDW
Entity: Societe Generale Hong Kong Branch
Starting date: 2022/02/19
Publication date: 2021/11/18