TRAINEE: Market Risk

  • Competitive
  • Hong Kong
  • Internships & Graduate Trainee, Full time
  • Societe Generale
  • 19 Sep 17

TRAINEE: Market Risk


SG CIB is the Corporate and Investment Banking arm of the Societe Generale Group. Present in over 50 countries across Europe, the Americas and Asia. SG CIB provides corporate, financial institutions, investors and public sector clients with value-added integrated financial solutions.

Market Risk department is responsible for the control of the risks generated by SG market activities. The department is in charge of the definition of measurement methodologies for market and credit risk, design of an effective framework, exposures analysis, expertise to help General Management's decisions. The department is responsible for credit analysis and rating on Hedge Funds and Central Counterparty Clearing Houses in Asia.


Main Responsibilities:

  • Perform credit analysis reports and rating on Hedge Funds / CCP Houses in Asia
  • Gather credit information / liaise with relevant internal departments
  • Manage client credit lines and transaction parameters
  • Perform deep analysis and methodological review of products traded in Asia (vanilla & exotics, on all asset class) from a market and counterparty risks angle
  • Follow up front office activity and risk consumption / needs on daily basis
  • Make sure the market risks are properly framed according to the mandate of activities
  • Build a good knowledge positions and analysis tools
  • Develop a good expertise of local markets and specificities
  • Implement tactical tools to improve and simplify desk monitoring (PnL, stress tests)
  • Provide support to the team on ad hoc projects and studies

Your Profile:
  • Hold a Bachelors or Masters degree in Risk Management or similar
  • Strong and proven analytical skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Able to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines
  • Good team player with strong interpersonal skills
  • Strong desire to learn along with professional drive
  • 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.