Ideal degree within Engineering or Business
Strong experience of market environment and capital market activities focused on equity products, including structured equity derivatives
Solid technical expertise on risk assessment- including cross market/counterparty risks
Ability to manage in an international environment
Very high communication standards
Ability to work well with various departments within SG (Global Markets, partner with Finance, Legal, Compliance and international teams)
Employees should understand the institution’s approach to risk management and their respective roles in supporting a strong risk culture, as outlined in the SGUS Operations Enterprise Risk Management Framework.
At Societe Generale, we live by our 4 core values of commitment, responsibility, team spirit and innovation. We are engaged and demonstrate consideration for others. We act ethically and with courage. We focus our talent and energy on collective success. We experiment and propose new ideas. This way, we maximize our ability to serve client needs and anticipate market changes. Société Générale is committed to strengthening bonds with colleagues, communities and the world in which we live, because relationships are at the heart of how we operate.
The RISQ Division's mission is to contribute to the development of the SG Group's activity by facilitating the objectives of the Business Lines while maintaining independent oversight through risk evaluation and monitoring. The RISQ division in the US supports all the activities in the Americas Region (US, Canada and Latin America), which is almost exclusively SGCIB-oriented.
Risk on Market Activities (RISQ/AME/RMA) is the team of SG US Risk division overseeing the risks taken by market activities within SG, either booked in the SG or originated in the US. More specifically, RISQ/AME/RMA oversees market risks, counterparty risks for Prime, Hedge Fund and CCPs, liquidity and structural risks and model risks for pricing and liquidity risk models. The team also designs Market and Counterparty risk models and metrics (VaR, Stress VaR, Credit VaR, …). Finally, the team monitors and certifies market and counterparty risk metrics and the P&L for market activities.
RISQ/AME/RMA functionally report to the global RISQ/RMA team, headed in Paris.
RISQ/AME/RMA/MRF is the team in charge of the market risk framework and associated methodologies.
The scope covers the combined US operations (CUSO), and all operations originated in the U.S., Canada or Brazil (“AMERICAS”) that are conducted within the Americas business line and whose risks are managed and monitored in the Americas.
Key Purposes of the role: