Trainee in Chief Control Office - M/W


Trainee in Chief Control Office - M/W

Warsaw, Poland Internship Others


Societe Generale group has been operating in Poland since 1976 which makes it one of the foreign banks with the longest presence in the country. It provides services in the area of corporate and investment banking (Societe Generale S.A. Branch in Poland), insurance (Sogecap S.A. Branch in Poland and Sogessur S.A Branch in Poland) and leasing (ALD Automotive and SG Equipment Leasing).

As a key pillar of the Societe Generale Group’s universal banking model, SG CIB supports the economy by playing a key intermediary role, offering broad market access to issuers and smart investment solutions to investors. The service we bring to our corporate and financial institutions clients revolves around three main activities - investment banking, financing and markets - and our global franchises of equity derivatives and natural resources. For our clients we stand out because we are a trusted advisor with a worldwide leading engineering expertise and a quality product suite.

Tasks and responsibilities:

  • Getting acquainted with the process of implementing procedures for the entire bank and with the process of periodic inspections carried out at the bank.
  • Implementation into operational risk management processes.
  • Support in the preparation of presentations.
  • Getting acquainted with the process of preparing documentation related to ensuring the continuity of the organization's operation.

Profile required

Studies & experience:

  • Student status for the entire duration of the internship - minimum 1 year form the start date (majors: finance, management).
  • Minimum availability of 30 hours per week.

Language skills:

  • Native or advanced Polish (written and oral).
  • Fluent English (written and oral).

Technical, operational & Soft skills:

  • Very good knowledge of MS Office (PowerPoint, Word, Excel).
  • Knowledge of VBA will be a plus.
  • Analytical thinking skills.
  • Ability to work both in a team and independently.
  • Ability to work under time pressure.
  • Communication skills.

Why join us

Société Générale Poland is a multi-category bank offering every employee the possibility to have several careers in a professional career path. Internal mobility and training are two core areas we focus on, in a dynamic, prosperous and evolving context.

As soon as you arrive, you will be integrated into our teams and will learn every day alongside our experts, who will support you in your tasks. Gradually, you will become more independent in your projects, making this experience a real career accelerator. You will also discover all the diversity of our businesses, in a sector that is constantly evolving and innovating. At the end of your studies, various opportunities could be offered to you, in Poland and abroad.


  • The opportunity to become familiar with the practical aspects of working in a banking corporation.
  • Possibility of international cooperation with teams dealing with operational risk aspects.
  • Attractive remuneration.
  • A mandate contract for a minimum period of one year.

Business insight

At Societe Generale, we are convinced that people are drivers of change, and that the world of tomorrow will be shaped by all their initiatives, from the smallest to the most ambitious.

Whether you’re joining us for a period of months, years or your entire career, together we can have a positive impact on the future. Creating, daring, innovating and taking action are part of our DNA.

If you too want to be directly involved, grow in a stimulating and caring environment, feel useful on a daily basis and develop or strengthen your expertise, you will feel right at home with us!

Still hesitating?
You should know that our employees can dedicate several days per year to solidarity actions during their working hours, including sponsoring people struggling with their orientation or professional integration, participating in the financial education of young apprentices, and sharing their skills with charities. There are many ways to get involved.

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: 21000U56
Entity: SG CIB
Starting date: 2021/12/01
Publication date: 2021/10/12