Infrastructure Project Finance Assistant - VIE- London

 London - Great Britain       International Volunteer Program        Corporate and Investment Banking


Summary of the key purposes of the role

This offer is a real opportunity for someone who wishes to evolve in a highly challenging and competitive international environment, covering a large scope of activities and involving global commitment to arranging and advisory mandates.

The VIE will focus on:
• Day to day transaction support to Director/Assistant Director in the Infrastructure team;
• Support for the preparation of credit applications;
• Assistance in preparation, customisation, optimisation and maintenance of the financial model supporting advisory mandates, including running scenarios and sensitivities

Summary of responsibilities

During your VIE mission you will be in charge of these responsibilities:
• Developing a working knowledge of the Infrastructure finance sector as well as current transactions and opportunities in the market;
• Undertaking research on relevant projects;
• Day to day transaction support to Director/Assistant Director in the Infrastructure team;
• Assist in the preparation of transaction documentation and pitch presentation materials;
• Financial modelling and analysis for advisory mandates;
• Interrogation of the financial model for lead arranger mandates including running of sensitivities and checking integrity.

All our positions are open to people with disabilities

Profile Required

• You have excellent interpersonal skills and wish to contribute to the effectiveness of a very dynamic team;
• You have good accounting and financial knowledge;
• You are proficient with MS Office applications;

• You are a team player, fast learner, highly numerical and able to work under pressure and towards tight deadlines
• You are highly organised and efficient, with ability to multi-task;
• You are committed and dedicated;
• You have a strong work ethic;
• A first experience in structured finance position would be beneficial

• Fluent in English, French is a plus

The VIE assignment in a nutshell

This VIE in Londonis 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. For further information, please see

Why Join Us

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

Business Insight

At Societe Generale, you will be joining the Global Finance entity of SG Corporate and Investment Banking. We provide our issuer clients (corporates, financial institutions, public sector) with capital raising solutions, along with structured financing and commodities, forex and interest rate hedging. Developing tailor-made products and providing strategic advice (capital structure advisory, financing schemes and capital markets) based on our worldwide expertise and in-depth sectorial knowledge, we aim to meet their financing needs. We are a top player across euro debt capital markets and won many international accolades over the years as a worldwide leader in export, project and natural resources & energy finance.
Job code: 19000NG8
Business unit: SG CIB
Starting date: Immediate
Date of publication: 26/08/2019
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Infrastructure Project Finance Assistant - VIE- London

International Volunteer Program   |   London - Great Britain   |   Corporate and Investment Banking