International Volunteer Program|Prague|Corporate & Investment banking


Prague, Czech Republic International Volunteer Program Corporate & Investment banking


The Corporate Finance department provides transaction advisory services to corporate clients of the bank with focus on Mergers and Acquisitions, Equity Capital Market transactions (Initial and Secondary offerings) and Debt Capital Market transactions (bond issues). Given the broad scope of work, the candidate´s learning curve is expected to be steep. The team consists of five motivated professionals and works together with experts from Société Générale on a daily basis. The office is seated in the very center of Prague.

Your main missions will be :

  • General supportive tasks to help the team effort
  • Analytical tasks (e.g. collecting and analyzing information)
  • Preparation of various documents (e.g. company profiles)
  • Collecting of information from public sources (internet, databases)
  • If adequate, support preparation of financial plans and/or valuations
  • Depending on skills, (assistance with) preparation of more complex documents

Profile required

PLEASE NOTE that since this program is primarily an international development program, candidates cannot apply to a VIE assignment in their own country of citizenship.

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

• Graduate with a Master degree from Business/Engineering School or University with a specialization in Finance, Accounting, Business Valuation, Capital Markets or comparable fields of expertise
• A previous experience in Corporate Finance would be appreciated
• Good communication and presentation skills
• Proficient/Good command of MS Office
• Fluent in English 
• Team player
• Self motivated and disciplined
• Ready to take over ownership of outputs
• Analytical thinker

The VIE assignment in a nutshell :

This VIE in Prague is to begin as soon as possible but you need to plan 3 months between your application date and the beginning of your VIE assignment. It will last 12 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 (including your financial indemnities), please see Mon VIE-VIA Business France.

We would like to draw your attention to the fact there that your VIE mission could potentially get postponed, depending on the evolution of the health crisis and subjects to the decision made by the Crisis and Support Centre of the Ministry of Europe and Foreign Affairs (MEAE). In addition, the selected candidate will only be paid upon confirmation from Business France and arrival in the country of assignment.

Why join us

As soon as you arrive, you will be integrated into our teams and will learn every day alongside our experts, who will support you in your tasks. Gradually, you will become more independent in your projects, making this experience a real career accelerator. You will also discover all the diversity of our businesses, in a sector that is constantly evolving and innovating.

At the end of your VIE, various opportunities could be offered to you, in France and abroad.

Business insight

At Societe Generale, we are convinced that people are drivers of change, and that the world of tomorrow will be shaped by all their initiatives, from the smallest to the most ambitious. 
Whether you’re joining us for a period of months, years or your entire career, together we can have a positive impact on the future. Creating, daring, innovating and taking action are part of our DNA. 
If you too want to be directly involved, grow in a stimulating and caring environment, feel useful on a daily basis and develop or strengthen your expertise, you will feel right at home with us!

Still hesitating? 
You should know that our employees can dedicate several days per year to solidarity actions during their working hours, including sponsoring people struggling with their orientation or professional integration, participating in the financial education of young apprentices, and sharing their skills with charities. There are many ways to get involved

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: 22000FJY
Entity: KB Factoring
Starting date: 2022/11/01
Publication date: 2022/05/20