Business Performance Analysis Associate - Financing & Advisory Divisions

 New York - United States, United States       Permanent contract        Corporate Finance / Accounting


 Your area of responsibility will mainly cover, but not be limited to

  • Results monitoring and analysis, with production of monthly/quarterly management reports on every P&L indicators, and resources (NBI, Costs, RWA, and Balance Sheet)
  • Ad-hoc profitability analysis based on requests from our internal clients which include the Business Lines, CFO of the region, our performance analysis colleagues in Paris, and the Front Office.
  • Yearly budgeting and regular forecasting in partner of the business, and in coordination with Head office.
  • This position will centralize the analysis of the Financing business Direct Costs Analysis
  • Enhancement of the processes with more deep data analytics.
  • Effective challenge of strategic initiatives, and monitoring of the competitive environment
  • Transversal topics with objective of improving the process and quality of financial reports produced through (but not limited) technology enhancements – either digital, process enhancements, using new technologies, and/or data analytics.

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  • Strong investigative ability and curiosity to comprehensively explain the profitability of the business and understand variances against prior year, prior Quarter, Budget, and Forecast, with capacity to leverage the data from a quantitative perspective.
  • Ability to develop strong partnerships with the Finance and Business community to gain an understanding of underlying business drivers and issues that may affect the activities.
  • Capacity of assessing priorities, work in cooperation with other departments and divisions, and deliver with consistent quality, even under tight deadlines.
  • Ability to work independently with own initiative, as well as part of a team.
  • Total adherence to Societe Generale’s commitment to culture and conduct.
  • Good knowledge of financing products and concepts
  • Creative in assessing problems and proposing solutions.

Technical Skills

  • Ability to streamline manual report production as efficiently as possible using new and evolving technologies
  • Advanced experience utilizing MS Excel – VBA. Data Visualization

Experience Needed:

  • 3-5 years of working experience as in financial management, business analysis, FP&A, or Financial Control
  • Exposure to Finance, Accounting, and Financing activities in a CIB environment

Educational Requirements:

  • Bachelor/Master Degree in Business and/or Finance. 


Business Insight

The Financing and Advisory businesses of SG Corporate & Investment Banking are a critical area of growth in the Americas. This Associate position will reside in the Business Performance Analysis team (BPA) and will have heavy interaction with the business lines.

As part of the Finance Office, your mandate will be to provide support to the business lines for all related matter of financial planning and analysis. The job will also require interactions with headquarters, operations, risk and other financial management and product control teams. Additionally, the role will be responsible for production of financials on an ad-hoc basis, answering the needs of senior management which include the CEO, CFO of the region, as well as the front office heads.


Job code: 19000NLE
Business unit: SG CIB
Starting date: 30/09/2019
Date of publication: 15/08/2019
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Business Performance Analysis Associate - Financing & Advisory Divisions

Permanent contract   |   New York - United States   |   Corporate Finance / Accounting