Sustainability Solutions Global Markets - Junior

International Volunteer Program|Stockholm|Corporate & Investment banking

Sustainability Solutions Global Markets - Junior

Stockholm, Sweden International Volunteer Program Corporate & Investment banking


Development of the offering of sustainable investment, hedging, and financing solutions for Global Markets Activities

1/ Contribute to the development and creation of new indices (mainly equities) based on ESG criteria; for this you will be expected to propose index methodologies taking into account ESG dimensions and commercial stakes. Also, ensure that all marketing documentation relating to the ESG offer is up to date, and create documentation related to new offers.

2/ Supervise the offer of Positive Impact Finance structured solutions: ensure the security of processes for transactions on the primary market and monitor the products in progress on the secondary market.

3/ Monitor the development of the sustainable market, and monitor regulatory or political developments related to ESG issues.

4/ Participate in Societe Generale's cross-functional projects in the field of sustainable finance (for example: carrying out surveys on the primary markets of sustainable bonds, in coordination between the Global Markets Department and the Debt Capital Markets teams).

5/ Prepare and participate in training and committees bringing together the ESG ambassadors within the sales, financial engineering and trading teams of the Markets Department.

6/ Inform/communicate with the sales teams of the Global Markets Department on our offer and on any other ESG subject useful for their customer relations.

Profile required

PLEASE NOTE that since this program is primarily an international development program, candidates cannot apply to a VIE assignment in their own country of citizenship.

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

• Graduate with a Master degree from Business/Engineering School or University with a specialization in Finance or Sustainable Finance
• A previous experience in Finance would be appreciated
• Knowledge of Global markets activities & Sustainable Finance
• Good communication and presentation skills
• Management of complex projects
• Proficient/Good command of MS Office
• Fluent in English

The VIE assignment in a nutshell

This VIE within the sustainability solutions teams 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 12 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. For further information (including your financial indemnities), please see Mon VIE-VIA Business France.

We would like to draw your attention to the fact there that your VIE mission could potentially get postponed, depending on the evolution of the health crisis and subjects to the decision made by the Crisis and Support Centre of the Ministry of Europe and Foreign Affairs (MEAE). In addition, the selected candidate will only be paid upon confirmation from Business France and arrival in the country of assignment.

Why join us

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.

Business insight

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.

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, 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: 22000J78
Entity: SG CIB
Starting date: 2022/09/01
Publication date: 2022/06/17