VIE - Regulatory Business Analyst

International Volunteer Program|Hong Kong|Innovation / Project / Organization

VIE - Regulatory Business Analyst

Hong Kong, Hong Kong International Volunteer Program Innovation / Project / Organization


The candidate will report to Asia Regional Head of Clearing & Margining and will work on projects mainly with OTC Transformation Program. She/he will work in close relation with APAC/Paris/London/New York teams. Hong Kong-based Business Analyst to work on different streams of the OTC Transformation Program including Clearing, Margining and Risk Mitigation. The candidate will contribute to front-to-back transformation projects including impact analysis, requirement gathering, testing coordination and defect management; Coordinating different application teams from distinct systems; liaising closely with business users, legal, compliance, risk, finance, operation, technology teams, industry bodies, exchanges and thirdparty service providers; be part of a global governance.

Responsibilities :

  • Gather requirements from a wide-array of stakeholders (Regulators, FO, Legal, Compliance, Operations, Risk, Finance, IT, etc);
  • Participate to industry working group (ISDA, ASIFMA…)
  • Conduct a gap analysis and impact analysis with reference to the regulatory rules, business needs and all the internal requirements;
  • Contribute to the design and/or enhancement of business and technology solutions and/or processes;
  • Write Business Requirements Documents and test cases;
  • Syndicate and validate solutions proposals with a wide-array of stakeholders;
  • Follow-up on implementation; log and escalate issues and blocking points;
  • Perform UATs and organize/conduct UAT sessions with stakeholders;
  • Enhance and maintain transversal artifacts created as part of the documentation base for the Program;
  • Adhere to standard PM/BA practices across REG team;
  • Develop and extend knowledge of the regulatory rules and associated solutions.

Profile required

Profile Requirements:

  • You are graduated with a Master degree from Engineering or Business School or University with a specializationin in Mathematics, IT, Finance & Banking or similar
  • Knowledge of/experience in the financial industry and with OTC Derivatives products
  • Ability to assimilate, analyze and communicate a wide variety of information (verbal and written), ability to adjust communication style to audience
  • Analytical and Problem solving skills, ability to break down a problem into constituent parts
  • Strong organization skills and attention to the details
  • Understanding of Software Development lifecycles and Agile methodology
  • Use of Microsoft Office tools with ease, including Excel and PowerPoint 
  • Display of innovation, team spirit and time management
  • Fluent English is mandatory 

The VIE assignment in a nutshell
This VIE in Hong Kong 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 24 months.
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, please see

To facilitate the examination of your application by our English-speaking managers, we thank you for applying in English.

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

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

Company Description

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.

Societe Generale is one of the leading European financial services groups. Founded in 1864, we have been playing a vital role in the economy for over 150 years. With more than 148,000 employees based in 76 countries worldwide, we accompany 32 million clients throughout the world on a daily basis. Based on a diversified universal banking model, the Group combines financial strength with a strategy of sustainable growth.

ASIA-PACIFIC (ASIA), as one of the Business Units of Societe Generale, operates in 12 locations across the Asia Pacific region, employing over 2,500 employees with the regional headquarter located in Hong Kong. Our activities here are centered on Societe Generale's Global Banking & Investor Solutions pole (GBIS), a major growth engine for the Group and a key pillar of Societe Generale's universal banking model. Our expertise in Asia Pacific ranges from Corporate & Investment Banking (Advisory, Financing and Global Markets) to Asset Management, Global Transaction Banking and specialised financial services like Equipment & Vendor Finance and Vehicle Leasing & Fleet Management. In addition, Societe Generale's Global Solution Centre (SGGSC) in Bangalore and Chennai offers customised business solutions to the Societe Generale Group globally including ASIA.

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, sexual or 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: 21000KKB
Entity: Societe Generale Hong Kong Branch
Starting date: 2021/10/01
Publication date: 2021/07/14