Financing and Distribution Analyst

 London, United Kingdom       International Volunteer Program        Corporate and Investment Banking


As part of the role, the selected candidate will need to have the ability to analyze financial statements and present a first-cut analysis of balance sheets and other similar documents.

Selected candidates will get a detailed insight into the financing business and exposure to clients from across the Emerging Markets universe with different credit profiles. They will also develop the ability understand and put together financing offerings based on credit quality and learn about global investor base of the Bank.

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

- Assist in the origination of corporate/sovereign/FI loans in CEEMEA 
- Prepare info memos on the Borrowers using public and private sources
- Help in credit and financial analysis
- Research economic and financial information on potential borrowers
- Assist in getting KYCs for Borrowers and investors for new clients
- Ensure that the transaction process is following FCA and internal compliance rules

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The VIE assignment in a nutshell  

This VIE in London 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. For further information, please see

Graduate with a Master degree from Business/Engineering school or University, majoring in Finance.

A previous experience in Investment Banking would be appreciated.

You are fluent in English.

You are proficient in Office application.

Interest in financial markets in general and Emerging Markets in particular

Strong understanding of company financial statements a definite plus

Good attention to detail

Analytical skills and ability to summarize key messages

Reliability and being quality-oriented

Initiative and entrepreneurial skills

Cooperation and team spirit

Strong written and oral communication skills

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: 19000YQ4
Business unit: SG CIB
Starting date: Immediate
Date of publication: 22/06/2020
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Financing and Distribution Analyst

International Volunteer Program   |   London   |   Corporate and Investment Banking