M&A TMT Trainee

 London - Great Britain       Trainee        Corporate and Investment Banking


Description of the Business Line or Department

GLBA, the Global Banking and Advisory division of SG CIB, offers a global advisory approach focused on strategic dialogue with clients. Building on long-term relationships based on trust, GLBA offers clients the whole range of services offered by SG CIB and the Société Générale Group, with a particular focus on investment banking and commercial banking activities.

GLBA's client reach is worldwide with solid local expertise thanks to our platforms in Europe (France, the UK, Germany, Italy, Iberia and the CEEMEA region), the Americas and Asia.

GLBA IBD team has an integrated worldwide set-up offering a comprehensive range of advisory and capital raising services to accompany its clients thanks to strong sector and product knowledge, and proven capabilities in both local and cross-border executions. The corporate finance activity is about accompanying clients on all their investment banking needs from strategic advisory, mergers & acquisitions, equity capital markets and structured equity transactions.

Summary of key purposes of the role

  • The position will involve Corporate Finance coverage

  • Specific focus on TMT Team.

  • The daily responsibilities would include preparing market updates for various clients, help with pitch book preparation, research on clients and various client situations, preparation of various materials for live transactions

Summary of responsibilities

  • Assisting in origination of Corporate Finance transactions

  • Assisting in execution of Corporate Finance transactions

  • Involvement in the preparation of presentations for clients

  • Preparing analysis of transaction precedents and gathering market data to analyze market and investor trends

  • Company and industry research in the context of the origination and execution of transactions

  • Monitoring of TMT sector trends for the preparation of various market updates

  • Help develop transaction structures / structured solutions

  • Keep up to date about M&A, equity and debt related issues

  • Working with other sector, country and products teams as required

  • Financial statement analysis and financial modelling

Profile Required


  • Good knowledge of Corporate Finance & Equity Capital Markets

  • Strong technical skills

  • Good communication skills

  • Team player attitude

  • Adherence to SG’s values and behaviours

  • Strong interest in the TMT sector

  • Ability to deliver under challenging conditions

  • Take ownership of own work

  • Good attention to detail

  • Commercial awareness

Work Experience

  • Prior work experience in the financial sector and in Investment Banking


  • University degree (Bachelor’s degree or higher) in Finance or Finance related disciplines desirable


  • Fully fluent spoken and written proficiency in English. Additional European and CEEMEA languages a plus

Why Join Us

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 Societe Generale, 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

Business Insight

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.

All our positions are open to people with disabilities

Job code: 19000SQM
Business unit: SG CIB
Starting date: 23/12/2019
Date of publication: 22/10/2019
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M&A TMT Trainee

Trainee   |   London - Great Britain   |   Corporate and Investment Banking