Coverage VP - M/W

Permanent contract|Istanbul|Corporate & Investment banking

Coverage VP - M/W

  • Istanbul, Turkey
  • Permanent contract
  • Corporate & Investment banking


Make the difference and join our team! We are looking for a Coverage VP.

Société Générale is one of the largest European financial services groups. Based on a diversified universal banking model, the Group combines financial solidity with a strategy of sustainable growth, and aims to be the reference for relationship banking, recognized on its markets, close to clients, chosen for the quality and commitment of its teams. More than 133,000 employees, based in 61 countries, accompany 30 million clients throughout the world on a daily basis.

SG Corporate and Investment Banking Türkiye is one of the foreign banks with the longest history in Türkiye. The bank started its operational activity in 1990 and soon became a leading partner for large corporate and financial institutions.

SG CIB Türkiye offers tailor-made financial solutions for its clients via its branch in Istanbul with a team of close to 50 professionals and leveraging on its international expertise in Investment Banking, Global Finance and Global Markets. Thanks to its longstanding involvement in the financing of important development and infrastructure projects in the country, SG CIB Türkiye has built strong relations with the largest companies operating in the Turkish market. SG CIB plays a key intermediary role between issuers and investors, corporates and financial institutions, offering issuers a broad access to markets and offering investors smart solutions and access to investment opportunities.

Tasks and responsibilities:

  • Ensuring that the relationships with the clients in SG Istanbul portfolio at the highest caliber and depth and SG is aware of and pushes for all the potential business with the clients
  • Full monitoring of counterparty risks and concentration issues, contributing to the SG internal rating of the client, approving credit lines under his/her delegation and following up on exposures, thanks to his/her client knowledge
  • Having a good understanding of the strategy, the organization and the businesses of the client, as well as its competitive position on its sectors of activity
  • Contributing to the identification of commercial priorities to be established to develop the deal flow as well as the development of the marketing plan in agreement with the main business lines dealing with the client
  • Maintaining a close and trustworthy relationship with the client to anticipate needs and be informed as soon as possible about client’s requests
  • Sharing client knowledge and professional contacts with the business lines and promotes the bank’s image in terms of know-how and skill towards the client
  • Apart from insider information, using the CRM tool in order to share the information and keep the client relationship updated (contacts, Shared Goals, call reports, pitches)
  • Supervising, with other Coverage Istanbul team members, the proper completion of deals, either in the marketing phase or in the execution phase, the latter being under the responsibility of the business lines

Profile required

Studies & experience:

  • Higher education
  • Relevant professional experience in Sales, in the financial industry or a similar environment

Language skills:

  • Excellent command of English and Turkish (both written and oral)

Technical, operational & Soft skills:

  • Experience in the financial industry or a similar environment
  • Proficiency within MS Office tools
  • Proactivity and take initiative
  • Strong communication and negotiation skills
  • Good analytical skills
  • Curiosity and open for change,
  • Flexibility and ability to work in a fast paced, dynamic environment
  • Highly client orientated
  • Result-orientated way of working
  • Ability to work autonomously
  • Team spirit 

Why join us

Société Générale Türkiye is a multi-category bank offering every employee the possibility to have several careers in a professional career path. Internal mobility and training are two core areas we focus on, in a dynamic, prosperous and evolving context.

What We Offer:

  • An international team
  • Exciting missions
  • A dynamic working environment
  • Development opportunities within the Société Générale Group

If you feel you have the required experience and qualifications, thrive on a challenge and want to become a part of a dedicated and driven team, then please apply with a CV, a cover letter and all relevant work certificates.

Business insight

         At Société Générale, 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: 23000Y3J
Entity: SG CIB
Starting date: immediate
Publication date: 2024/02/19