Fixed term contract|Shanghai|Corporate & Investment banking


  • Shanghai, China
  • Fixed term contract
  • Corporate & Investment banking


  • Conduct first level credit analysis for corporate counterparts by preparing concise, critical and well argued credit proposals.
  • Recommend credit limits in a partnership relationship with marketers based on bank’s risk appetite and client’s credit profile.
  • Conduct periodic credit facility renewal and maintain clear and updated documentation in all credit files including financial statements, financial spreading, credit applications, validation records, internal and external correspondence.
  • Expedite and monitor the credit approval process by liaising with marketers and approval officers.
  • Review and assess client’s credit risk rating at least annually, or as driven by special events, based on internal and external ratings and analytical tools.
  • Follow up and improve on audit and internal credit compliance issues.
  • Monitor credit exposure, concentration risk, verify data accuracy, credit commitment and outstanding.
  • Report significant business events, financial trends, industry developments and other relevant issues relating to financial position of clients.
  • Assist in special credit related assignments and projects as required.
  • Back up and support other analysts.

Profile required

Academic Background (degree & major)

  • Degree in relevant discipline from a recognized university (MBA or other professional qualifications such as CFA is preferred)

Working Experience / Technical Skills & Know how

  • At least 1 year experience in a role of financial risk analysis or assistant corporate relationship manager. Those with banking background are preferred.
  • Solid accounting, financial and credit analysis skills.
  • Basic knowledge on different bank products, particularly commercial banking/transaction banking products.
  • Basic knowledge of regulatory and Business environment in China.

Skills & Competencies

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Mature, self-learning, and co-operative work behavior to engage various stakeholders.

Language Skills

  • English/Mandarin – Fluent in both speaking and writing.
  • French will be a plus.

Computer Skill

  • Well versed in MS Office applications (Word, Excel, Microsoft access, PowerPoint is a must)

Professional Qualification (if applicable)

  • CFA or ACCA qualification is a plus

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 133,000 employees based in 61 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.

ASIA-PACIFIC (ASIA), as one of the Business Units of Societe Generale, operates in 12 locations across the Asia Pacific region, employing over 2,500 employees with the regional headquarter located in Hong Kong. Our activities here are centered on Societe Generale's Global Banking & Investor Solutions pole (GBIS), a major growth engine for the Group and a key pillar of Societe Generale's universal banking model. Our expertise in Asia Pacific ranges from Corporate & Investment Banking (Advisory, Financing and Global Markets) to Asset Management, Global Transaction Banking and specialized financial services like Equipment & Vendor Finance and Vehicle Leasing & Fleet Management. In addition, Societe Generale's Global Solution Centre (SGGSC) in Bangalore and Chennai offers customized business solutions to the Societe Generale Group globally including ASIA.

Department Description:

You are a member of the Credit Management China team based in Shanghai. Reporting to the Head of the department, you will provide balanced and objective credit assessments to business requests and assume full analytical responsibility to support the overall credit approval process for target corporate clients.

Credit Management Group is the analytical platform of Global Banking and Advisory supporting front office by providing corporate counterparty risk assessment on a transversal basis and client facing as required.

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: 24000IE2
Entity: Societe Generale China Limited
Starting date: 2024/09/15
Publication date: 2024/07/10