Fixed Income Market Analysis & Certification Analyst

International Volunteer Program|New York|Risks

Fixed Income Market Analysis & Certification Analyst

New York, United States International Volunteer Program Risks

Responsibilities

Responsibilities

Metrics Monitoring Group is providing financial analysis and reporting to the different partners and stakeholders: Finance, Front-Office and Risk Management divisions.

The position is an integral part of the support team MMG, dedicated to the Fixed Income business line of MARK (Global Markets) at SG Americas offices in New York City. The main missions of the team are to:

  • Produce, certify and publish the risk and P&L metrics of the trading desk;
  • Help traders understand and manage their positions and risks through various reports and analysis;
  • Be a major contributor to the different regulatory projects that impact the bank.

The position is located on the trading floor.

The MMG Group is searching for a Market & Certification Analyst.

The traded financial instruments include bonds, ETF, Indexes and Fixed Income products such as forex, Options, Swaps, CDS, Currency transactions and structured products.

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

  • Working closely with the trading teams to develop a deep knowledge of their business and clients;
  • Production and certification of Greeks and sensitivities to different risk factors
  • Monitoring and certification of Stress-Tests and regulatory metrics such as Value-at-Risk;
  • Contribute to the backtesting of the VaR;
  • Specific analysis to explain risk exposure and/or business performance to our different partners
  • Monitoring of risk limit consumptions and follow-up of limit breaches with Front-Office and Risk management;
  • Certification of the Profit & Loss and Income Attribution of the trading desk;
  • Publish commentary about the Daily and Monthly P&L to senior management;
  • Reconciliation of month end Economic P&L to the general ledger;
  • Liaison with other departments to work on transversal and regulatory projects;
  • Continuous enhancement of P&L/Risk processes and systems using VBA/Python for macros and ITEC teams for the global industrialized tools;
  • Creation of daily and weekly Dashboards in order to better monitor the trading activity

Profile required

Profile

Graduate with a Master degree in Financial Engineering or Finance.

You have an excellent level in English (write/read/speak). French is a plus.

You ideally have a previous experience in a financial industry company

You have knowledge of Fixed Income instruments

Strong analytical and mathematical skills required

Proficient VBA/SQL and Python programming

You have strong quantitative skills

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

All our positions are open to people with disabilities.

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 www.civiweb.com, in order to have more details regarding your financial indemnities.

We would like to draw your attention to the fact there that your VIE mission could potentially get postponed, depending on the evolution of the health crisis and subjects to the decision made by the Crisis and Support Centre of the Ministry of Europe and Foreign Affairs (MEAE). In addition, the selected candidate will only be paid upon confirmation from Business France and arrival in the country of assignment.

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: 22000WNT
Entity: SG CIB
Starting date: 2023/03/01
Publication date: 2022/11/17
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