Cross Asset Sales Trainee


Cross Asset Sales Trainee

Stockholm, Sweden Internship Sales


Established in 1864, Société Générale is one of the largest French banks. Société Générale is a universal bank, offering its clients retail, corporate, investment banking products and services as well as private banking and asset management. Société Générale Swedish Branch provides corporate and investment banking solutions including mergers and acquisitions, capital markets asset financing, export financing, project financing, leverage financing, securitization, receivables and payables finance, payments and cash management, cash clearing and correspondent banking, trade finance.

Part of Société Générale Corporate and Investment Banking, the Cross Asset Solution team brings together the Equities, Fixed Income & Currencies and Commodities structuring capabilities with the objective of providing investors with one integrated multi-asset market solutions team. Join a team which is distinguished by its expertise, innovation capacity and strong derivatives market presence.

Main Missions

Supporting the Cross Asset Solution Sales team in Stockholm:

  • Interact with key internal stakeholders, such as trading, structuring, legal, middle office and back office teams in Paris and London;
  • Assist with secondary market and pricing request from clients;
  • A mix of ad hoc duties, recurring tasks and projects. Both business related work and administrative duties.

Tasks and responsibilities

Assist the Nordic sales team:

  • in providing pre- and post-trade service for example on trade valuation and secondary market;
  • in drafting term sheets and new product presentations;
  • in the booking of primary transactions;
  • with administrative tasks and staying on top of recent regulatory changes;
  • Daily interaction with internal and external stakeholders (attending meetings, answering phone, emails).

Profile required

Studies & experience:

  • Master’s degree in relevant field i.e. engineering, finance or economics;
  • Previous work experience within banking or finance preferred.

Language skills:

  • Fluency in either Swedish or Finnish;
  • Very good English skills are required;
  • French language is a plus.

Technical, operational & Soft skills:

  • Excellent Microsoft Office skills (PowerPoint, Word and Excel);
  • Excellent writing, presentation and overall communication skills are required;
  • Knowledge of investments and financial markets are preferred;
  • Derivative knowledge is a plus.;
  • Capacity of working in a fast paced and demanding environment;
  • Team spirit and the ability to cooperate with others;
  • Able to work independently with given tasks and projects.

Why join us

Team Spirit, Responsibility, Innovation, Engagement. These are the values that guide us in being at our best - and we imagine you share them with us. Société Générale Sweden Branch 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.

We offer you an exciting, dynamic and positive workplace in our newly renovated premises in central Stockholm. Being a newly established office, we benefit from an energetic and creative “pioneer” spirit, offering a unique possibility to influence and contribute to the development and tailoring of our business and client relations. We welcome entrepreneurs with ideas and a solution seeking mindset and we imagine you share our belief that by working together we will achieve great things. We are proud of our staff benefits program focused on health and wellbeing, our personal development possibilities and last but not the least, our great People with their strong sense of team spirit. At Société Générale we care about each other and the world around us, for a sustainable future.

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 studies, various opportunities could be offered to you, in Sweden 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, sexual or 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: 21000I7X
Entity: SG CIB
Starting date: 2021/07/01
Publication date: 2021/06/04