Trade Finance Processing Analyst

Permanent contract|Hong Kong|Banking operations processing

Trade Finance Processing Analyst

Hong Kong, Hong Kong Permanent contract Banking operations processing


  • Process daily trade operations transactions, ensuring that customers’ trade transactions are performed in a timely and accurate manner, within service level agreement, in accordance with regulatory requirements, guidelines and bank’s procedures.
  • Assist manager and/or Head of Back Office to ensure that the Bank’s policies, guidelines, control, regulatory, AML and compliance requirements are strictly adhered to.
  • Contribute to transversal activities within the team, including coordinating on Internal Training schedules, Sits In sessions for the staff and tracking the status, Process Improvements and Daily Stand-up Meetings.
  • Contribute to various process improvement and other projects as allocated.
  • Ability to monitor the incoming/outgoing activities and reconcile periodically throughout the day. Additionally, track some of the other daily reports and perform reconciliation as needed.
  • Closely work with Managers on any topics assigned , track progress and report milestone.
  • This is a permanent position with Societe Generale. You will form part of the team on a full-time basis. In order to apply for this position please ensure you have completed your qualification and will be available to work full time.

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Academic Background And Certifications, Experience

  • Fresh graduates only
  • Degree in Information Systems / Computer Science/ Business Management / or other applicable fields.
  • Solid experience in Excel Macros. Prior experience with VBA and/or Python preferred.
  • Past experience on projects linked to data analysis, process review and change management in school and/or during internships preferred.

Operational Skills

  • Able to work on projects linked to process improvements based on inputs/suggestions/roadmap provided by the manager or the team. For IT projects, should be able to share Operational requirements and be able to contribute to operational testing and related Change management awareness with users.
  • Ability to identify and provide operational solution to potential bottleneck in daily operation.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong problem solving and analytical skill

Behavioral Skills

  • Ability to Cooperate
  • Interpersonal Skills
  • Thinking Out of the Box
  • Simplification Mindset
  • Accountability
  • Risk Awareness

Business insight

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 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.

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: 220000ST
Entity: Societe Generale Hong Kong Branch
Starting date: 2022/02/10
Publication date: 2022/01/10