Environmental and Social Risks Assistant

 Prague, Czech Republic       International Volunteer Program        Organization / Strategy / Audit / Quality


At Société Générale, you will be joining International Banking and Financial Services business. With some 78,000 staff members and operations in 64 countries, the International Banking and Financial Services business offers a wide range of products and services to 31 million individual, professional and corporate customers. 

E&S Expert is assigned to the Corporate Credit Analysis department. This department within Global Banking arm of Corporate Investment Banking of Komerční banka works closely with business units. It prepares the credit analysis of clients. E&S Expert is located in this department also to have a close contact with relationship managers of business units to provide them support, knowledge and opinions in the CSR area.

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

Evaluation of E&S (environmental and social) risks:

  • Assist the E&S expert to issues a formal opinion based on the E&S impacts identified in the risk assessment and proposes measures to their reduction for a given client or transaction 
  • Participation in E&S risk assessment based on a request from the business unit. 

Supporting and providing advice on E&S risk assessment:

  • Gives support to business units by identifying E&S risks, monitors the implementation of risk-reducing measures by the client.

Control and reporting:

  • Take part in checking of E&S risk controls.
  • Be involved in monitoring the quality of the E&S risk management process. 
Training and leadership:

  • Provides support to E&S expert in preparation and organization of training for sales teams involved in E&S risk assessment.
  • Motivates the actors involved in risk assessment process, maintains a high level of awareness of this issue.

Coordination and communication with SG:

  • Be in charge of communication with HQ in Paris
  • Leading market research, take initiatives to bring new ideas
  • Coordination on best practicies with SG 

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The VIE assignment in a nutshell:


This VIE in Prague 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 12 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. Please see www.civiweb.com, in order to have more details regarding your financial indemnities.

Master degree in Economics, business school with interest in CSR or Compliance 

with analytics background 

At least one year experience in analytical position (internship, apprenticeship)

Fluent in English,czech or Slovak (knowledge of professional terminology in the field of analysis

and accounting data) 

Ability to formulate, promote and defend in a structured way its business position vis-à-vis other bank departments 

Excellent communication skills you can use when dealing with partners inside the bank as our clients

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

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, 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.

Job code: 19000V4E
Business unit: Group Corporate Functions
Starting date: Immediate
Date of publication: 22/06/2020
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Environmental and Social Risks Assistant

International Volunteer Program   |   Prague   |   Organization / Strategy / Audit / Quality