Fixed Income Sales Trainee

Fixed term contract|London|Corporate and Investment Banking

Fixed Income Sales Trainee

London, United Kingdom Fixed term contract Corporate and Investment Banking

Responsibilities

Description of the Business Line or Department

The Global Markets functions is a trusted partner to external clients (Corporates, Financial institutions and Asset Managers) in market activities, offering a cross-expertise in Research, Investment and Risk Solutions, Execution and Prime Services.

FIXED INCOME & CURRENCIES

A SOLUTIONS & DERIVATIVES HOUSE

The Fixed Income department at Societe Generale aim at providing a full set of services to Institutional and Corporate clients that will support their investment or risk management targets.

Thanks to market-leading research, engineering, trading and e-commerce capabilities, our clients benefit from strategic insights, flow information, competitive pricing and seamless execution across rates, credit, FX, and emerging markets.

We design solutions for our clients, capitalising on the full spectrum of fixed income and currencies products and services.

CREDIT

LINKING BORROWERS TO INVESTORS FROM ORIGINATION TO DISTRIBUTION

We service our clients on the full credit spectrum from Investment Grade to High Yield and X-Over and on cash as well as indices, options and singe name CDS.

GLOBAL FX & EMERGING MARKETS EUROPEAN MARKET LEADER WITH EMERGING MARKET FOCUS

Our clients can tap our capacity to execute large FX deals. We also offer a global coverage on all major currencies, and the local access of our global emerging markets platform spanning CEE, Asia, Africa and Brazil.

RATES

ACCESS TO CASH AND DERIVATIVES

Through packaged trade ideas or flawless execution, we offer our clients the best of our trading and structuring expertise. Our capabilities span from derivatives to government, agency & supranational securities to covered bonds, inflation-linked products and ETFs.

Summary of the key purposes of the role

The candidate will learn all the skills to become a fixed income Sales.

He will assist a team of 2 to 3 Sales.

Develop internal tools to monitor the business and Risk processes.

Summary of responsibilities 

Monitoring risk exposure for our clients (I force and PDC)

Creating stats reports for the team

Opening New accounts and relationship

Organising the follow up on Legal and Credit issues

Reflecting trades activity into the system (input)

Wrap comments and business activity for the team

Level of Autonomy and Authority

Intern will be under the immediate supervision of senior team members with expertise on systematic secured finance business. The internship will be structured to enable exposure to day to

day sales activities while working on development projects.

Profile required

Competencies

Reliability and high attention to detail

· Good analytical skills (VBA)

· Understanding of derivatives

· Knowledge of nonlinear risk management

· Ability to work under pressure and demonstrate initiative

· Dynamism and high motivation

· Creativity

· Fluency in English; French optional

. Team spirit

WORK EXPERIENCE

Not mandatory

EDUCATION

Master level education on a quantitative subject such as Finance, Engineering, Science etc

LANGUAGES

Fluent in english

French optional

Why join us

People join for the impact they can have on us. They stay for the impact we have on them. A flatter structure offers visibility and exposure beyond that of our competitors, so you know our names, and we know yours. It's personable, human, and inspires success through passion. By encouraging open mindedness and a willingness to share ideas, we have adapted to market changes and thrived through innovation. Bringing words like “hard work” and “dedication” together with “community” and “respect” has enabled us to work collaboratively and build our future together. We call this Team Spirit and it's what makes us different. It's what makes you different.

Business insight

If you feel you have the required experience and qualifications, then please apply to the SG Resourcing Team, and we will manage your application. At Société Générale, we believe our people are our strength and are core to the success of our business. As such, we search for, recruit and appoint the best available person on the basis of aptitude and ability, regardless of sex, marital or civil partnership status, race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origins, pregnancy, disability, age, sexual orientation, religion, belief or gender reassignment.

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.

Reference: 210002TY
Entity: SG CIB
Starting date: immediate
Publication date: 2021/04/22
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