Competencies, Skills and Qualifications
Strong presentation and excellent oral / written communication skills; proven experience in delivering strong, well-structured presentations for senior leadership.
Effective interpersonal and influencing skills.
Ability to interact with business lines, management and support functions and to provide effective challenge to members of business line and of risk management across the organization.
Effective communication and analytical skills.
Efficiency and ability to achieve results under tight deadlines and high pressure; strong problem-solving abilities.
Quick learner and self-starter with a hands-on approach.
Technical Skills & Knowledge:
Knowledge in risk management organization and governance.
Understanding of key activities linked to a financial institution operating a large capital markets activity, inclusive of trading portfolios and lending activities in the Americas.
Confirmed experience in project management, with a technological edge, from users’ perspective; prior involvement in innovation projects preferred.
Quantitative and technical skills needed for risk reporting and analysis, knowledge of applied statistics preferred.
Strong MS Office skills (Word, Excel, Powerpoint); working knowledge of a business intelligence tool (Power BI, Tableau, etc.).
In addition, for the needs of the Risk Automation & Innovation group, candidates with one or several of the following skills will be preferred: understanding of scripting languages (Python, R, SAS, Java, Matlab, etc.), functional knowledge of relational databases, SQL, and APIs, knowledge of data management main principles and regulations.
Qualifications (Experience, Education, Languages):
5+ years in the banking industry, preferably in a risk or compliance environment
Fluent written and spoken English and French
At Societe Generale, we live by our 4 core values of commitment, responsibility, team spirit and innovation. We are engaged and demonstrate consideration for others. We act ethically and with courage. We focus our talent and energy on collective success. We experiment and propose new ideas. This way, we maximize our ability to serve client needs and anticipate market changes. Societe Generale is committed to strengthening bonds with colleagues, communities and the world in which we live, because relationships are at the heart of how we operate.