TRAINEE: Listed Markets Execution

Trainee|Hong Kong|Corporate & Investment banking

TRAINEE: Listed Markets Execution

  • Hong Kong, Hong Kong
  • Trainee
  • Corporate & Investment banking


  • Assist the Exchange Traded Derivatives desks and BMO team in their day to day tasks
  • Ensure smooth operations of the desks in interaction with other departments (e.g. IT, Operations, Risk, Legal and Compliance, Finance)
  • Follow-up on client on-boarding cases
  • Produce periodical and ad-hoc activity reports for desks and business line management
  • Perform administrative tasks (maintain referential data, documentations etc)
  • Perform activity controls and operational checks
  • Maintain procedures and business line presentations/marketing documents up to date
  • Simplify or automate recurring processes run by the BMO team

Profile required

  • Hold a relevant Bachelors or Masters degree in Finance or similar
  • Previous experiences in investment banking or brokerage business would be a plus
  • Knowledge in MS Excel and Powerpoint
  • Familiar with VBA/database development would be a plus
  • Ability to work independently
  • Team player
  • Good interpersonal, written and communication skills
  • Fluent English is mandatory

This is a fixed term 12 month Trainee contract with Societe Generale. You will form part of the team on a full time basis. In order to apply for the Trainee position please ensure you have completed your qualification and will be available to work full time for the duration of the Trainee contract.


  • 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
  • Commitment - Care: I demonstrate consideration for others
  • Client - Understanding and Respect: I listen to clients and colleagues in order to understand and anticipate their needs
  • Team Spirit - Open mindset: I listen and share my views and my expertise in an open mode
  • Innovation - Technology: I adopt new  technologies in the solutions and projects I work on

Business insight

Company Description:

Societe Generale is one of the leading European financial services groups. Based on a diversified and integrated banking model, the Group combines financial strength and proven expertise in innovation with a strategy of sustainable growth. Committed to the positive transformations of the world’s societies and economies, Societe Generale seeks to build together with its clients, a better and sustainable future through responsible and innovative financial solutions. Active in the real economy for over 150 years, with a solid position in Europe and connected to the rest of the world, Societe Generale has over 117,000 employees in 66 countries and supports 25 million individual clients, businesses and institutional investors worldwide (figures as of August 2023). We have a presence in 11 locations across Asia Pacific. With our regional headquarters in Hong Kong – a core hub of the worldwide Societe Generale Group – we employ around 2,300 employees in the region. In addition, Societe Generale's Global Solution Centre (SGGSC) in Bangalore and Chennai supports the Group in Asia Pacific and globally with customised business solutions.

Department Description:

The role of the TRAINEE: Exchange Traded Derivatives / Cash Equities Execution Desk Analysist is to assist the Global Markets activities in their day to day operations. This covers activities front to back, regionally as well globally, and is exposed to many processes, procedures, systems, and people. This position would be dedicated to the Prime Services business line specifically supporting the Exchange Traded Derivatives / Cash Equities Execution desk’s which offers cross-asset execution to institutional clients and hedge funds.

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: 23000OFF
Entity: SG Securities (HK) Limited
Starting date: 2023/10/02
Publication date: 2023/08/25