Credit Strategist

Permanent contract|Casablanca|Corporate and Investment Banking

Credit Strategist

Casablanca, Morocco Permanent contract Corporate and Investment Banking


We are looking for a junior credit strategist based in Casablanca to support the two senior European credit strategists, currently ranked 2 and 3 in Europe in the institutional investor survey. The ideal candidate will be hard-working, structured, enthusiastic and careful. From a quantitative and programming role the candidate will be able to evolve towards a strategy role, designing relative value trade ideas and marketing these ideas.

Your main responsibilities will be to :

  • Design and maintain database of spreads, ratings, and bond descriptions. 
  • Write and maintain code to update database automatically. 
  • Use the data to design relative value models based on distributions of fair value vs rating sna spread.  

Profile required

  • Ability to produce innovative ideas as part of the research framework
  • Familiar with database administration
  • Good knowledge of the sector / accounting and financial techniques / Valuation Models 
  • Proficient in Excel / PowerPoint
  • Rigorous and curious
  • Experience in Research 
  • Knowledge on Bloomberg / Datastream 
  • Strong communicator
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Adaptability and Flexibility

Business insight

Société Générale Africa Technologies and Services (SG ATS) is a subsidiary of Société Générale Group that was created in 2014 with a purpose of providing flexible and efficient solutions to the bank's trading rooms in Europe (mainly in Paris and London). The overarching aim is to help them grow and meet the increasingly stringent requirements imposed by the various international banking legislations.

Building on its success thus far, SG ATS aims to become a multi-service center that provides high value-added services to the Group's different business lines (mainly in Europe, but also in the United States and Asia). These concern Markets activities, but also Risk, Finance, and Compliance among other central functions.

Awarded "Best Place to Work in Morocco - 2021", SG ATS is a young dynamic structure that places human capital at the center of its development and surrounds itself with talented people who actively participate in the success of the company while evolving in an international environment that favors the development of distinctive skills.

The Research team gathers around 200 analysts, strategists and economists combining their expertise into a cross-asset approach: analysis of the impact of major events on different asset classes, assessment of the links between asset classes, and strategic synthesis of this key information to provide an integrated view.
We benefit from a global coverage thanks to Société Générale local networks in Eastern Europe (Moscow, Bucharest, Warsaw and Prague), the strengthening of our presence in the US, and in Asia (Hong Kong, Singapore and Tokyo), together with our established UK and Western European base.

« Les informations recueillies sur ce site font l’objet d’un traitement destiné à répondre aux besoins de recrutement de la société SG ATS. Ces données sont traitées par les services internes de la société. Conformément à la loi n° 09-08 promulguée par le Dahir 1-09-15 du 18 février 2009, relative à la protection des personnes physiques à l’égard du traitement des données à caractère personnel, vous bénéficiez d’un droit d’accès et de rectification aux informations qui vous concernent, que vous pouvez exercer en vous adressant à pouvez également, pour des motifs légitimes, vous opposer à ce que les données qui vous concernent fassent l’objet d’un traitement. Ces données peuvent faire l’objet d’un transfert à l’étranger. Ces traitements ont été notifiés et autorisés par la CNDP sous les numéros A-RH-354/2016 et T-RH-129/2016. En postulant à cette annonce, vous confirmez avoir lu et vous acceptez la mention ci-dessus relative à la protection des données personnelles. »

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, ethnic origin, nationality, membership of a political, religious, trade union or minority organisation, or any other characteristic that could be subject to discrimination.

Reference: 21000I9Z
Starting date: 2021/09/01
Publication date: 2021/06/04