Internship - Debt Capital Markets, Sustainability

Permanent contract|New York|Corporate & Investment banking

Internship - Debt Capital Markets, Sustainability

New York, United States Permanent contract Corporate & Investment banking


Base Salary Range: [$58,200 - $68,600] 
Base salary range does not include overtime pay, bonus and/or other benefits, where applicable. Actual base salary offer will vary based on skills and experience.


  • As a member of the debt capital markets origination team you will work directly with the head of the Americas and his team covering SG’s North American and LatAm client bases
  • The candidate will be expected to perform the full functions of a first-year analyst
  • The primary role of the candidate will be to ensure each originator is fully supported and equipped with the necessary information/materials needed to advise their clients
  • A successful candidate will have strong hard and soft skills, support the team from both an analytical and marketing perspective, and will be extremely organized
  • DCM vertical coverage includes Corporates, Financial Institutions, and Sovereigns
  • Support DCM originators in developing client presentations, proposals and updates
  • Assist in the execution of DCM mandates, coordinating internal and external resources
  • Conduct analysis on new issues and credit analysis on target clients
  • Prepare frequent written market updates and client marketing documents
  • Collaborate with other business lines within the investment bank in preparing internal and external marketing presentations
  • Create and update financial models

Profile required

Personal abilities

  • The position requires a self-confident person who is a self-starter; highly motivated and reliable, well organized, has a strong team spirit, and excellent attention to detail
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to complete accurate work under significant pressure
  • Awareness of and experience in working with people with international backgrounds, accurately prioritizing tasks, and managing competing deadlines

Past experience

  • Broad profiles will be considered, especially if it is believed the candidate has a financial background, a strong foundation in macroeconomic concepts, and some knowledge of the international bond market
  • Although experience in the Debt Capital Markets, specifically origination, would be a plus, it is not a pre-requisite


  • Undergraduate degree required
  • Willing and able to work full time hours, typically 12 hours each weekday.
  • Overtime may be required
  • Occasional weekend work may be required

Technical skills

  • Excellent analytical skills – significant data research and credit analysis
  • Proficiency with Excel and PowerPoint is required
  • Organisational skills
  • Ability to work in a high stress environment
  • Familiarity with Bloomberg is a plus but not required
  • First class marketing skills – the ability to synthesise complex market arguments is crucial

Business insight

At Societe Generale, we live by our 4 core values of commitment, responsibility, team spirit and innovation. We are engaged and demonstrate consideration for others. We act ethically and with courage. We focus our talent and energy on collective success. We experiment and propose new ideas. This way, we maximize our ability to serve client needs and anticipate market changes. Societe Generale is committed to strengthening bonds with colleagues, communities, and the world in which we live, because relationships are at the heart of how we operate.

Our Diversity & Inclusion Mission: Recruit, develop, advance, and retain a diverse workforce that is united in our efforts to enhance our competitive position and deliver innovative solutions to our clients.

Our Diversity & Inclusion Vision: 
•     Engaged workforce that is demographically diverse in a way that reflects the communities in which we operate
•     Inclusive culture and workplace that recognizes employees' unique needs and utilizes their diverse talents 
•     Engage our community and marketplace, and position the organization to meet the needs of all its clients

For more information about our D&I initiatives, please visit this link (

Societe Generale offers a hybrid work arrangement that offers employees the flexibility to work remotely, as well as on-site, in order to promote interaction and collaboration with colleagues while adhering to all SG standard protocols.  Hybrid work arrangements vary based on business area.  The applicable Business lines will determine and communicate the work arrangements that best meet their business needs.

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: 2300015N
Entity: SG Americas Securities
Starting date: 2023/03/13
Publication date: 2023/01/13