Credit and Structured Financing / CLO & Credit Facility

International Volunteer Program|New York|Corporate & Investment banking

Credit and Structured Financing / CLO & Credit Facility

  • New York, United States
  • International Volunteer Program
  • Corporate & Investment banking



CSF provides a one-stop shop for meeting client needs and providing comprehensive solutions in the primary and secondary markets for securitization products, loans and corporate bonds. CSF covers engineering and structuring, financing, trading and sales functions, centralizing credit origination and focusing on distribution.
The Credit and Structured Financing function  is in charge of building financial products such as CLOs and arranging structured credit facilities to meet the investment objectives and financing needs of our clients.

During your VIE mission you will be in charge of these responsibilities :

  • Assist the Amer CSF business line in day-to-day activities, with a particular focus on the following tasks  (which require a broad range of skills)
  • Participate in the execution of CLO deals and the structuring and execution of financing projects. For instance but not limited to:
    • conduting analytical work on collateral portfolios of corporate credit assets
    • operational tasks in connection with the financial monitoring and proper accounting for CLO warehouses
    • administrative support in relation to various functions in the process of deal execution: KYC, DSC, Fiche, liasing with operations teams to handle settlements upon transaction closing
    • assisting in market, rating agency publications research or extracting CLO information from Intex
    • assist preparing investor presentations, marketing materials, pitch-books to support the CLO origination and marketing effort
  • Actively stay in touch and anticipate needs of CSF staff accross all teams (engineering and structuring, financing, trading and sales) as well as all support functions (IT Commandos, Quants, Middle & Back Offices, Risks, Compliance, KYC). 

Profile required

Your profile

• Graduate with a Master degree from Business/Engineering School or University with a specialization/interest in finance
• Great flexibility to respond to questions and queries quickly and be able to shift priorities with a short notice
• Pro-activity, team spirit and ability to be a connector between all teams involved in the business line daily operations
• Sense of self-control and ability to work under pressure
• Capacity to think outside of the box and to look at the bigger picture in order to solve daily issues, as well as more long term developments. 
• Good communication and presentation skills.
• Strong word processiong skills and ability to build and format Powerpoint presentations
• Strong analytical and quantitaive abilities including capable to understand and work with Excel financial spreadsheets
• A previous experience in finance would be appreciated
• IT skills would be appreciated
• Comprehensive knowledge and command of MS Office
• Fluent in English

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

All our positions are open to people with disabilities. 

The VIE assignment in a nutshell

This VIE in New York 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 18 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, please see 

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: 2300050I
  • Entity: SG Americas Securities
  • Starting date: 2023/06/01
  • Publication date: 2023/02/21