Head of Origination Department

Permanent contract|Tokyo|Corporate and Investment Banking

Head of Origination Department

Tokyo, Japan Permanent contract Corporate and Investment Banking


Mission statement/Key Responsibilities
  • Overall arrangement of Japanese Operating Lease transactions including JOLCO (“JOL”) for the aviation sector and ideally with some experience outside aviation (esp. maritime or other asset classes)
  • Sourcing and originating JOL opportunity
  • Procuring equity underwriters for JOL
  • Working closely and supporting relevant teams within SG group
  • Conducting internal reports, KYC, or other administrative works
  • Complying with relevant local/ global regulatory requirements
  • Respecting SG local/ global internal policies and rules
  • Having business trips to meet clients
  • Interacting with clients through various methods of Interaction (Including lunch or dinner)

Profile required

Skill Areas & knowledge:
  • Comprehensive capability of arranging JOL including, but not limited to knowledge or expertise of tax rules, accounting rules, analysis of economics, documentation, presentation and good communication skills
  • Keeping good relationships with relevant parties in the JOL industry (equity underwriters, banks, lawyers, tax advisors, airlines, aircraft lessors, and manufacturers)
  • Sense of JOL business and investments
  • Fluent in English
  • Native in Japanese

Business insight

Societe Generale is one of the leading financial services groups in Europe. Present in over 50 countries across Europe, the Americas and Asia. Societe Generale provides corporate, financial institutions, investors and public sector clients with value-added integrated financial solutions. 

Today, Societe Generale in Japan consists of four core businesses: Societe Generale, Tokyo Branch; Societe Generale Securities Japan Limited, Lyxor Asset Management Japan and Societe Generale Aircraft Leasing Company Limited. These four entities are in line with our worldwide focus on Investment Banking, Global Finance and Global Markets, and Asset Management.

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: 20000PM1
Entity: SG Aircraft Leasing Ltd Japan
Starting date: immediate
Publication date: 2020/12/01