Financial Planning Analyst

International Volunteer Program|New York|Corporate & Investment banking

Financial Planning Analyst

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


Your role 

The Financial Planning and Analysis department role is to provide actionable financial reports and analysis, to assist GBIS and SG senior executive management in steering the financial performance of the Americas.  In this end, FPA consolidates the financials for management reporting, leads the Americas Budget process, prepares forecasts, produces financial trend analysis, certifies GBIS costs, contributes to the monthly closings, ensures alignment with norms around performance management analyzes and presents GBIS financial performance to senior management.

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

  • Contribute to the coordination of the Americas Budget process and support the forecasting exercise
  • Review, analyze and monitor the performance of SG Americas & support functions, prepare various financial analytical reports such as trend reporting, variance analysis and ad-hoc requests from C-suite level
  • Analyze key expenses drivers, areas for growth and synergies to drive executive management decisions across the Support Functions 
  • Build, Develop & Maintain financial reports via MS Power BI
  • Contribute to the cost allocation exercise review aiming at analyzing the business lines profitability

Profile required

Your profile

  • Graduate with a Master degree from Business/Engineering School or University with a specialization in Finance, Accounting, Economics or Management
  • A previous experience in the finance industry or FPA role would be appreciated
  • Good communication and presentation skills
  • Proficient/Good command of MS Office
  • Ability to manage multiple responsibilities under tight timeframes, ability to organize and prioritize to move tasks forward and complete them in a time efficient manner
  • Fluent in English
  • Knowledge of MS Power Bi a +
  • Knowledge of Hyperion Smartview or IBM TM1 a 

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

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.

Please see Civiweb, in order to have more details regarding your financial indemnities

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: 22000MRH
Entity: SG CIB
Starting date: 2022/11/01
Publication date: 2022/07/27