May - Aug 2020: Intern, Debt Capital Markets

 Singapore, Singapore       Internship        Corporate and Investment Banking

Responsibilities


This is a 3 month internship with Societe Generale in Singapore. In order to apply for an internship opportunity with us please ensure you are currently studying towards a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree and are available for the 3 month period.
  • Prepare update of relevant capital markets data
  • Assist in the preparation of marketing documents (market update, peer analysis, secondary pricing performance, primary pricing indications)
  • Monitor primary market developments (recent transactions, pipeline and market rumors)
  • Assist in execution of transactions
  • Perform regular research on latest product developments and potential/existing business opportunities

Profile Required


Academic Background and Certifications, Experience:
  • Currently studying towards a Bachelors or Masters degree in Economics, Business, Finance or similar
  • Fluency (spoken and written) in English is mandatory. Native Japanese language proficiency is required due to coverage of Japanese market
  • Strong analytical and communication skills, highly numerate
  • Good knowledge of fixed income markets and derivatives
  • Commitment to work demanding hours with a positive attitude
  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize
  • Willingness to step up in a small team environment
  • Good command of Word, Excel, PowerPoint. Bloomberg would be a plus
Behavioral Skills:
  • Interpersonal Skills
  • Sensible to Risks
  • Ability to Cooperate
  • Collective Mindset
  • Accountability
  • Risk Awareness

Business Insight


Company Description

Societe Generale* is one of the largest European financial services groups. Based on a diversified and integrated banking model, the Group combines financial solidity with a strategy of sustainable growth, and aims to be the reference for relationship banking, recognised on its markets, close to clients, chosen for the quality and commitment of its teams. 
Societe Generale has been playing a vital role in the economy for 150 years. With more than 145,000 employees, based in 66 countries, we serve on a daily basis 31 million clients throughout the world. Societe Generale’s teams offer advice and services to individual, corporate and institutional customers in three core businesses: 

  • Retail banking in France with the Societe Generale branch network, Credit du Nord and Boursorama, offering a comprehensive range of multi-channel financial services at the leading edge of digital innovation;
  • International retail banking, insurance and financial services to corporates with a presence in developing economies and leading specialised businesses;
  • Corporate and investment banking, private banking, asset management and securities services, with recognised expertise, top international rankings and integrated solutions.
Societe Generale in Asia Pacific:


Societe Generale’s first presence in Asia dates back from the 19th century. Today, we have offices in 12 locations across Asia Pacific.
With our regional headquarters in Hong Kong – a core hub of the worldwide Societe Generale Group – we employ close to 9,000 employees in the region. Our expertise here ranges from corporate and investment banking to asset management, securities services, specialised financial services, trade finance and cash management services.

For more information, follow us on LinkedIn @Société Générale or visit our website www.societegenerale.asia. 
*as at Feb 2018


Department Description:


SG’s Debt Capital Markets group has responsibility for advising issuers (corporates, financial institutions and public-sector entities) on their issuance strategy in the primary debt capital markets and executing the related transactions. SG’s strengths reside primarily in cross-border offerings in public or private format


The trainee’s primary function will be to support the senior staff from origination to execution/closing of transactions and meaningfully contribute to the profitability of the group.

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.

Job code: 20000801
Business unit: Societe Generale Singapore Branch
Starting date: Immediate
Date of publication: 01/04/2020
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May - Aug 2020: Intern, Debt Capital Markets

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