Trainee- Corporate client coverage

Trainee|Seoul|Corporate & Investment banking

Trainee- Corporate client coverage

Seoul, Korea Trainee Corporate & Investment banking


Job Title

Trainee For the traineeship period from 6 months to 1year (to be mutually agreed) for Corporate Client Coverage Division (Korea) within SOCIETE GENERALE CORPORATE & INVESTMENT BANKING (“SG CIB”) Seoul Branch. This program is expected to commence as early as possible.

Main Tasks

1. Assistance to marketing & sales activities of senior relationship managers

- Assist senior relationship managers (“RMs”) in marketing and sales activities towards clients

- Prepare marketing materials & research items and provide assistance in logistics matters

- In relation to regular / ad-hoc request from clients, collaborate with other departments to prepare drafts and reporting to RMs

- Prepare and draft various internal memos (e.g. pipeline reports, client/internal call memos, strategy/action plan memos) for reporting to the management of SG Korea and regional office.

- Support and lead administrative process in commercial banking activities process in close cooperation with senior RMs and relevant teams

2. Client profitability management

- Prepare and update client profitability data for internal reporting in collaboration with relevant teams in the regional office and in Korea

- Prepare and draft various relationship review memos and exposure strategy including profitability analysis

- Support in preparing performance analysis report for management reporting

3. Client Reference Data Management

- Manage accounts onboarding process in compliance with Know Your Client (“KYC”) & Compliance

- Manage and modify internal client reference data

- Provide assistance to ad-hoc requests from overseas client coverage teams and domestic product teams

Profile required


  • Undergraduate student remaining one semester before graduation (Preferred)
  • Major in Business Administration (Preferred)
  • Relevant work experience and interest in pursuing a professional career in the Banking/Finance industry
  • Excellent command of both spoken and written English & Korean
  • Proficiency in MS Office applications
  • Effective communications and strong interpersonal skills
  • Excellent Team Player

While applying please attach the following  

Cover letter and CV in one file

Most recent Academic Transcript

Business insight

SG in Korea

SG opened a branch in 1983 through which it offers a full range of debt, advisory and corporate banking services. Dealing with the top local companies, its primary focus is structured financing, as well as market operations - Foreign Exchange or interest rates.

About Corporate Client Coverage Division

Corporate Client Coverage division of SG CIB, offers a global coverage approach focused on strategic dialogue with clients. Building on long-term relationships based on trust, the coverage bankers promotes to clients the whole range of services offered by SG CIB and the Group, with a focus on investment banking and commercial banking activities.

The Corporate Client Coverage Dept Korea with the support of product lines provides tailor-made solutions to global corporates of Korea. Building on a comprehensive coverage set-up and investment banking platform, our coverage bankers collaborate in a complementary manner to accompany their clients with the utmost expertise.

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: 21000YHY
Entity: Societe Generale Seoul Branch
Starting date: 2021/12/20
Publication date: 2021/11/19