Global Loan Sales Analyst/Associate

Permanent contract|London|Corporate and Investment Banking

Global Loan Sales Analyst/Associate

London, United Kingdom Permanent contract Corporate and Investment Banking


Description of the Business Line or Department

Global Loan Sales sits within Global Syndicate (also JV with Asset Backed Products) and its main three functions are distributing primary loans (senior and junior) across all areas of SG origination activity, supporting portfolio management exercises through selling (and buying) assets to/from market counterparts and supporting the ABP loan trading business. The team covers a wide range of bank and institutional accounts and is fully connected across its global platform principally based in London, Hong Kong, New York and Tokyo.

Summary of the key purposes of the role

  • Supporting senior loan sales personnel across all parts of their activity – this includes ensuring KYC and trading limits are in place for secondary activity, backing up colleagues as necessary on all parts of their primary market deals during distribution phase and liaising with SYN and other internal colleagues for on-going reporting purposes
  • Working with the Support Front Officer in managing overall KYC work load.
  • Over time taking responsibility for accounts initially for secondary market activity

Summary of responsibilities 

  • The job holder will be expected to quickly learn the rudiments of the product and market, attending suitable internal and external training events
  • Ensuring they are familiar with all the main markets in which SG operates in the loan space which range from corporate & acquisition financings, LBO, Project and Structured Finance to Emerging Markets
  • Supporting senior colleagues in the daily activities which may range from liaising with investors on primary deals to providing overviews/ research on deals arranged by third party banks which SG is looking to trade. It is noted that the trading desk has some limited analytical capability so typically this would more involve producing summary documents using market specific tools (principally Dealogic), BBG etc.
  • Maintaining the team’s PnL on a global basis. This involves ensuring we are correctly tracking closing of all primary deals and secondary trades and ensuring that correct sales credits are reflected.
  • Building good working relationship with colleagues in both SYN, middle and back office functions and also Sales teams in other locations
  • As necessary help Team Assistant arrange Lender meetings for primary deals and other investor meetings.

Profile required


  • Fluent English and French to business level, other languages a significant benefit
  • Educated to degree standard
  • Communication Skills
  • Flexibility – Adaptability
  • Ability to Work Under Pressure
  • Initiative
  • Teamwork
  • Resilient
  • Able to balance different tasks and requirements
    Take an active interest in the business of Société Générale
  • Able to manage different personalities and prioritise
  • Able to work without supervision

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: 21000HFF
Entity: SG CIB
Starting date: 2021/07/26
Publication date: 2021/05/28