Trainee – 12 months’ Contract – Corporate Coverage (Financial Institutions Group)

Trainee|Singapore|Corporate & Investment banking

Trainee – 12 months’ Contract – Corporate Coverage (Financial Institutions Group)

Singapore Trainee Corporate & Investment banking


We are looking to appoint a new or recent graduate (with less than 1 year of working experience) to join our Corporate Coverage (Financial Institutions Group) team in Singapore offering an initial one year traineeship program.

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 Know Your Customers “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
  • 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

Behavioural skills

  • Client - Understanding and Respect: I listen to clients and colleagues in order to understand and anticipate their needs
  • Team Spirit - Synergies: I make cooperation with colleagues in and outside my team a priority
  • Innovation - Technology: I adopt new  technologies in the solutions and projects I work on
  • Responsibility - Performance: I strive for high performance
  • Responsibility - Accountability: I make decisions in my scope of responsibilities
  • Commitment - Sustainability: I strive to develop my skills and knowledge

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.

For more information, follow us on LinkedIn @Société Générale or visit our website

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: 22000MO2
Entity: Societe Generale Singapore Branch
Starting date: 2022/08/26
Publication date: 2022/07/27