Sales Assistant-M/F

International Volunteer Program|Amsterdam|Trading / Client Relationship Management

Sales Assistant-M/F

Amsterdam, Netherlands International Volunteer Program Trading / Client Relationship Management


Your role:

  1. You will answer to clients’ questions and requests on a daily basis (supporting both sales and customer support teams)
  2. You will help sales managers to prepare client visits (ppt presentations, statistics, market research…)
  3. You will organize the on boarding of new clients (Know Your Customer processes)
  4. You will follow up clients’ activity on a daily basis (analyse daily reports, detect anomalies…)
  5. You will prepare periodical activity reports (including sales KPIs per client)
  6. You may also assist the head of Business Unit for any statistical/ transversal analysis/mission

The VIE assignment in a nutshell:

This VIE in Amsterdam 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 24 months.

The VIE is a specific contract, under Business France’s eligibility criteria, opened to candidates under 28 and from the member states of the European Economic Space. Please see, in order to have more details regarding your financial indemnities.

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Your Profile:

  • Graduate with a Master degree from Business School or University, majoring in

    business administration, marketing and/or finance

  • Fluent in English 
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office especially Excel
  • Organization and Autonomy 
  • Good communication skills
  • Team-oriented 
  • Client-centric mindset and behavior

Why join us

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

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.

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.

Business insight

Your environment:


Société Générale Global Banking & Investment Services (SG GBIS) is the investment banking arm of Société Générale, one of the largest banking group in the Eurozone and a leading player in the European capital markets. Combining innovation, quality of execution and local teams, SGCIB offers value-added integrated financial solutions for its clients. The Global Transaction Banking (GTB) business line is one of the major pillars of GBIS solutions.

The Payment and Cash Management activity, part of our GTB Division proposes solutions to treasurers of international and Dutch domestic companies and institutions, such as accounts, payment processing, cash pooling, electronic banking tools, foreign exchange, domestic guarantees.

You will part of the Sales team (5 people), in charge of developing the activity (increase revenues and number of transactions processed). The team members are Dutch and French and constantly interact with the Customer Support team (7 people).

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: 20000QF0
Entity: SG CIB
Starting date: immediate
Publication date: 2020/11/26