Junior Coverage Support

International Volunteer Program|Amsterdam|Corporate & Investment banking

Junior Coverage Support

Amsterdam, Netherlands International Volunteer Program Corporate & Investment banking

Responsibilities

SG CIB is the Corporate and Investment Banking arm of the Société Générale Group. Present in over 50 countries across Europe, the Americas and Asia. SG CIB provides corporate, financial institutions, investors and public sector clients with value-added integrated financial solutions. Global Banking and Advisory (GLBA) combines a recognized wholesale coverage with world-class product, financing and advisory expertise within one team, enabling us to best support our clients.

Part of the Client Coverage team within Global Banking & Advisory (GLBA) unit based in the Netherlands, you will be the responsible person for KYC documentation/information treatment for the team’s clients, hence becoming the bridge & key contact point between clients/front-office on one side, and internal KYC teams/compliance departments on the other side while carrying-out various KYC tasks, that will include notably:

  • Conduct periodic KYC reviews & onboardings for large corporate clients located in the Netherlands, but also in Belgium & in the Nordic Countries
  • Communicate effectively with bankers, KYC teams and clients to obtain the necessary documents
  • Provide clarity on general questions and risks related to KYC
  • Updating databases, Excel sheets, scanning and archiving documents, systems, suggesting improvements and reporting technical concerns
  • Be able to work on specific projects that may emerge from the assignment
  • Homeworking
  • Heavy workload with possible shot deadlines
  • Strong confidentiality requirements (please note that you will have access to confidential information, to be treated as such).

Profile required

PLEASE NOTE that since this program is primarily an international development program, candidates cannot apply to a VIE assignment in their own country of citizenship.

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

  • Graduate with a Bac+5/Master 2 from Business/Engineering School or University with a specialisation in law or economics/finance.
  • A previous experience in Banking would be considered as a plus.
  • Good communication, analytical and presentation skills
  • Proficient/Good command of MS Office
  • Fluent in English (written and spoken)

The VIE assignment in a nutshell.


This VIE is 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 12 months.


The VIE is a specific contract, under Business France’s eligibility criteria, open to candidates under 28 and from the member states of the European Economic Space. For further information (including your financial indemnities), please see Mon VIE-VIA Business France.

We would like to draw your attention to the fact there that your VIE mission could potentially get postponed, depending on the evolution of the health crisis and subjects to the decision made by the Crisis and Support Centre of the Ministry of Europe and Foreign Affairs (MEAE). In addition, the selected candidate will only be paid upon confirmation from Business France and arrival in the country of assignment.

Why join us

As soon as you arrive, you will be integrated into our teams and will learn every day alongside our experts, who will support you in your tasks. Gradually, you will become more independent in your projects, making this experience a real career accelerator. You will also discover all the diversity of our businesses, in a sector that is constantly evolving and innovating.

At the end of your VIE, various opportunities could be offered to you, in France and abroad.

Business insight

At Societe Generale, we are convinced that people are drivers of change, and that the world of tomorrow will be shaped by all their initiatives, from the smallest to the most ambitious. 
Whether you’re joining us for a period of months, years or your entire career, together we can have a positive impact on the future. Creating, daring, innovating and taking action are part of our DNA. 
If you too want to be directly involved, grow in a stimulating and caring environment, feel useful on a daily basis and develop or strengthen your expertise, you will feel right at home with us! 
Still hesitating? 
You should know that our employees can dedicate several days per year to solidarity actions during their working hours, including sponsoring people struggling with their orientation or professional integration, participating in the financial education of young apprentices, and sharing their skills with charities. There are many ways to get involved.

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: 22000VCW
Entity: SG CIB
Starting date: 2023/01/01
Publication date: 2022/11/03
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