PLEASE NOTE that since this program is primarily an international development program, candidates cannot apply to a VIE assignment in their own country of citizenship.
To facilitate the examination of your application by our English-speaking managers, we thank you for applying in English.
- Master’s degree (Bac +4/5) in Finance or any other relevant field (Economics, Management, etc…)
- Interest in finance and in the banking sector
- Academic knowledge in corporate finance and financial markets products
- Knowledge of the European financial environment (banking regulation, economic trends, markets evolution impact etc) is a plus
- Previous experience in the banking industry would be appreciated
Mandatory: English/French - Fluent (verbal and written)
Additional language: German is a plus
Proficiency with the Microsoft Office suite
Bloomberg knowledge will be a plus
Behavioural & Interpersonal skills:
- Ready to learn
- A dose of curiosity
- Excellent communication skills
- Proactive and enthusiastic
- Able to work with multiple people across various geographies
- Ability to manage simultaneously short and long-term projects
- Extreme discretion regarding confidential and sensitive information
- Attention to details
- Good analytical and interpretation skills
The VIE assignment in a nutshell
This VIE in XX is to begin as soon as possible but you need to plan 3 months between your application date and the beginning of your VIE assignment. It will last XX months.
In case a visa is necessary, please make sure your passport is valid up to 6 months after the end of the VIE contract to not delay your departure.
The VIE is a specific contract, under Business France’s eligibility criteria, opened to candidates under 28 and from the member states of the European Economic Space. For further information (including your financial indemnities), please see Mon VIE-VIA Business France.
We would like to draw your attention to the fact there that your VIE mission could potentially get postponed, depending on the evolution of the health crisis and subjects to the decision made by the Crisis and Support Centre of the Ministry of Europe and Foreign Affairs (MEAE). In addition, the selected candidate will only be paid upon confirmation from Business France and arrival in the country of assignment.
Why join us
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 VIE, various opportunities could be offered to you, in France and abroad.
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!
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.