Resource and Cost Steering Officer

Permanent contract|Hong Kong|Corporate and Investment Banking

Resource and Cost Steering Officer

Hong Kong, Hong Kong Permanent contract Corporate and Investment Banking


1) Budget & Financial Trajectory

  •  Contribute in building GBSU financial trajectory in sync with DFIN/GBS
  •  Build the annual budget and monitor the capacity (Actuals, Forecast & Budget)

2) Staff Monitoring

  •  Collect feedback from GBSU managers on the latest staff movements and update pyramid staff plan accordingly
  •  Monitor the execution of the HC Saving plan
  •  Maintain and update the staff mapping by SMEs, & BU
  •  Further digitalize HC dashboard using Power BI

3) OPEX & External costs control & optimization

  • Participate in or lead initiatives to streamline the invoice payment process
  •  Contribute in building a comprehensive contracts referential integrating sourcing and finance information
  •  Support in automation of purchase request process from procurement to accounting

4) Communication • Manage internal communication within GBSU (monthly newsletter, onboarding program and a series of initiatives identified)

  • Maintain Upskill up to date

5) Administrative and Ad’ hoc tasks management

  •  Support on Controls & Referential tasks
  •  Other ad hoc requests/relevant responsibilities as assigned by the management

Profile required

Serve as key member of the regional GBSU/COO/PIL team supporting dedicated departments in building the financial trajectory, monitoring the resources, managing the capacity and steering the costs by working alongside DFIN & COO/PIL Paris team In charge of GBSU Asia communication, controls and referential. Work together with PIL Asia team in automating our processes & digitalizing our services

Computer Skill

  • • Good ability to manipulate data in Excel
  • • Good ability to prepare presentations using PowerPoint
  • • Knowledge on Power BI

Skills & Competencies

  • • Strong analytical and synthetic skills
  • • Ability to work in a team
  • • Good understanding of CIB business
  • • Good communication skills

2-4 years working experience in financial reporting, report automation and communication

Business insight

Societe Generale is one of the leading financial services groups in Europe. Based on a diversified and integrated banking model, the Group combines financial solidity and a strategy of sustainable growth. 

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.

Reference: 210003IY
Entity: Societe Generale Hong Kong Branch
Starting date: 2021/03/01
Publication date: 2021/02/04