Corporate Relationship Manager (Chinese Coverage)

 Hong Kong       Permanent contract        Corporate and Investment Banking

Responsibilities


Main Responsibilities / Accountabilities / Tasks

    To deepen the relationship with a portfolio of existing Chinese clients with an aim to increasing commercial banking penetration with strong focus on trade finance, cash management products, x-border structures and FX
  • Regularly communicate with Global relationship managers to update on local developments/opportunities and keep abreast of any change in global account strategy
  • To guide the CA closely to ensure credit proposals are structured and priced properly to protect the bank’s interest with acceptable return and in line with the global account strategy set out by the Global Relationship Managers
  • To work and supervise CAs to complete credit proposals and reviews within reasonable turnaround time. Proper follow up with Risk is also needed in respect of addressing all further enquiries and additional input as needed.
  • To plan visits to facility clients at acceptable frequencies to update business development of the clients as required by the management and the Risk as well as to identify and react to early warning signals on deterioration of counterparty risk and operational risks.
  • To bring support on PSM preparation and RAROC computations to Coverage Support team.
  • To work with Compliance and Operations to ensure all KYC is done properly and escalation timely for management approval on all exceptions
  • To identify cross-selling opportunities on all prospects and existing clients on CIB products and assist the respective CIB product sales to win the mandate from relationship perspective.
  • To work closely with BL present in HK (IFD, GTB Trade and Cash, SAF, DCM, etc.)
  • Other ad hoc tasks / relevant responsibilities as assigned by the management

Profile Required


Academic Background (degree & major)

  • Bachelor degree (finance or business discipline and Master Degree can be a plus)


Working Experience /Technical Skills & Know how 

  • At least 7 years of commercial banking experience with no less than 5 years experience as a Relationship Manager for local corporates, preferably with a major International Bank
  • Solid accounting, financial and credit analysis skills
  • Sound knowledge on different bank products, particularly commercial banking/transaction banking products

Skills & Competencies 

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with ability to build up rapport quickly with clients 
  • Good presentation and negotiation skills
  • Team Spirit

Language Skills

  • Fluency in English and Chinese required.

Computer Skill

  • Well versed in MS Office applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint is a must)

Professional Qualification (if applicable)

  • CFA or ACCA qualification is a plus

Others if any (require to travel, etc)

  • Frequent business travels are required

Business Insight


Societe Generale is one of the leading financial services groups in Europe. Present in over 50 countries across Europe, the Americas and Asia. Societe Generale provides corporate, financial institutions, investors and public sector clients with value-added integrated financial solutions. 

Job Summary


To ensure a Coverage of Hong Kong subsidiaries for big Chinese Corporates, VLLC and LLC. To improve our understanding of the financials and strategy of the Hong Kong subsidiaries of our Chinese clients and to identify new business opportunities with them.

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Job code: 19000U5U
Business unit: Societe Generale Hong Kong Branch
Starting date: 05/12/2019
Date of publication: 08/11/2019
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Corporate Relationship Manager (Chinese Coverage)

Permanent contract   |   Hong Kong   |   Corporate and Investment Banking