Trade & Commodity Finance Assistant -VIE-Geneva-Switzerland-(H/F)

 Genève, Suisse       V.I.E        Finance de marché

Vos missions au quotidien

Your role

The main mission is to bring a support to the TCF Front Office and especially TRA activity. The candidate must in first time understand the traders’ flows and their type of operations together with the specifics of the transactional trade finance products and flows of commodity in order to help:

Marketing and Origination

  • Gather information from a variety of sources on potential customers and target countries (company accounts, market reports, Bloomberg, internet, etc.)
  • Analyze in detail the corporate profile and FI profile (market, business, competition, organization, etc.) as well as historical audited accounts
  • Assist in the preparation of credit approvals


  • Prepare financial models to support the evaluation of the deal structure
  • Participate to the preparation of credit applications to obtain approval to execute deals and /or lines (bank and corporate) renewal
  • Perform calculation of deal profitability with limited supervision

Management reporting

  • Gather information to assist in preparation of management reviews and reporting

Et si c’était vous ?

The VIE assignment in a nutshell

This VIE in Geneva 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 18 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. Please see, in order to have more details regarding your financial indemnities.

You are graduated with a Master degree from Engineering or Business School or University with a specialization in Finance

Ideally first trade commodity finance experience or first bank experience in financing department

You are fluent in English

You are proficient in Microsoft Office application (Excel, powerpoint).

Plus qu’un poste, un tremplin

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

Pourquoi nous choisir ?

Société Générale (SG) CIB is the Investment Banking arm of Société Générale, the French bank with over 150,000 staff operating on a global basis across its three main businesses of Corporate & Investment Banking, Retail Banking and Specialized Financial Services.

The Group has a strong commitment to Investment Banking. SG CIB comprises around 12,000 professionals. Its Global operations are headquartered in Paris, with major regional trading centers in London, New York and Hong Kong. SG CIB operates through three main business lines:

- Global Markets (MARK) – focused on the needs of investors

- Global Banking and Advisory (GLBA) – focused on wholesale coverage, capital raising, financing and advisory

The job offer relates to one of GLBA business line: Trade and Commodity Finance department in charge of financing of traders and commodity players/processors as well as trade finance to cover traders and commodity players against non-payment risk.

Nous sommes un employeur garantissant l'égalité des chances et nous sommes fiers de faire de la diversité une force pour notre entreprise.
Le groupe s’engage à reconnaître et à promouvoir tous les talents, quels que soient leurs croyances, âge, handicap, parentalité, origine ethnique, nationalité, identité sexuelle ou de genre, orientation sexuelle, appartenance à une organisation politique, religieuse, syndicale ou à une minorité, ou toute autre caractéristique qui pourrait faire l’objet d’une discrimination.

Référence: 200002XF
Entité: SG CIB
Date de début: 01/04/2020
Date de publication: 30/01/2020

Trade & Commodity Finance Assistant -VIE-Geneva-Switzerland-(H/F)

V.I.E   |   Genève   |   Finance de marché