V.I.E. Financial Controller

International Volunteer Program|Luxembourg|Finance

V.I.E. Financial Controller

  • Luxembourg, Luxembourg (country)
  • International Volunteer Program
  • Finance


The Finance department ensures SG Luxembourg's production and financial and strategical management.

The department's mission focuses on:

1) Support the financial transformation within a banking environment in constant regulations' evolution and constraints associated
2) In partnership with banking activities, the financial and strategical department ensures the figures' analysis (revenues, costs, scare resources,on  a monthly, quarterly and annual basis) and financial projections (strategical planning, budget, forecast)
3) Support Société Générale Luxembourg Finance department in its missions towards the local management, SG Luxembourg Board, regulators and external auditors

The V.I.E. Financial Controller will be responsible for:

  • Financial and non financial KPI analysis and dashboards production and presentation to managers and key contacts
  • Analysis and deep research to answer questions received from the management and our partners
  • FTE follow-up : analysis and close monitoring with HR department and our partner
  • Improvement and review of the current processes
  • Systems' reconciliation to ensure data reliability and completeness
  • Contribution to consolidated strategical budget's vision regarding Société Générale Luxembourg performance

Due to the VIE eligibility criteria a questionnaire will be provided. Please make sure to answer all the questions for an efficient analysis of your application.

Profile required

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.

Studies & experience:

  • Graduate with a Master degree from Business/Engineering School or University with a specialization in  Finance, Audit or Management Controlling
  • A previous experience in Management Controlling would be appreciated

Language skills:

  • Fluent in English (B2-C1)

Technical, operational & Soft skills:

  • Proficient/Good command of MS Office 
  • Good communication and presentation skills
  • Highly motivated profile to integrate a great challenging environment within a young and dynamic team

The VIE assignment in a nutshell
This VIE in Luxembourg 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 12 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.

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.

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: 240001PZ
Entity: SG CIB
Starting date: 2024/06/01
Publication date: 2024/02/07