Trainee – 12 months’ Contract – Corporate Coverage

Trainee|Singapore|Corporate & Investment banking

Trainee – 12 months’ Contract – Corporate Coverage

Singapore Trainee Corporate & Investment banking


We are looking to appoint a new or recent graduate (with less than 1 year of working experience) for our Coverage and Investment Banking activities in Singapore offering an initial 12 months' trainee contract. Trainees who successfully complete a 1+1 year contract with the team may be considered for a permanent Analyst role with a view towards becoming a full fledged Corporate Relationship Manager in the medium to long term.

Your Role 
•    Support and work closely with Corporate Banking Relationship Managers (RMs) 
•    Support RMs on client pitch books, deal/transaction pipeline, deal closing and execution, preparation for client meetings 
•    Perform account opening/closing, new client on-boarding (including KYC) & loan pricing/profitability simulations 
•    Assist and manage client’s ongoing activities and enquiries on accounts and transactions 
•    Conduct researches/analysis and prepare documentations and reports (such as company profile, briefing notes, presentations and etc) 
•    Coordinate with other departments of the Bank to ensure seamless delivery to client requirements 
•    Perform basic financial spreading for credit rating purposes

Profile required

•    Recently completed a degree in Banking, Finance, Accounting, Business, Economics 
•    Due to the nature of the client portfolio, we are ideally looking for a fresh grad who is effectively trilingual in English, French and Mandarin languages
•    Good working knowledge of Microsoft applications (Excel, Word, PowerPoint) 
•    Strong communication and interpersonal skills 
•    Ability to multi-task and manage multiple assignments from different team members concurrently while prioritizing the duties assigned 
•    A team player that is self-driven, responsive, positive attitude, resourceful and able to work independently 
•    Strong analytical skills with attention to detail 
•    Experience with using Bloomberg would be an added advantage

Business insight

Company Description
Societe Generale is one of the leading European financial services groups. Founded in 1864, we have been playing a vital role in the economy for over 150 years. With more than 148,000 employees based in 76 countries worldwide, we accompany 32 million clients throughout the world on a daily basis. Based on a diversified universal banking model, the Group combines financial strength with a strategy of sustainable growth.

Our expertise in the Asia Pacific region ranges from Corporate & Investment Banking (Advisory, Financing and Global Markets) to Asset Management, Securities Services, Trade Finance and Cash Management Services. Leveraging on our formidable global footprint, we serve corporates, financial institutions and the public sector. With our regional headquarters in Hong Kong, we operate in 11 countries across Asia Pacific, employing over 6,600 employees. You can find us in Beijing, Seoul, Tokyo, Singapore, Mumbai, Sydney and other locations in the region.

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: 21000MHN
Entity: Societe Generale Singapore Branch
Starting date: 2021/08/14
Publication date: 2021/07/15