TRAINEE: FIC Trading Manager Assistant & COO Support

  • Competitive
  • Hong Kong Hong Kong Hong Kong HK
  • Internships & Graduate Trainee, Full time
  • Societe Generale
  • 21 Apr 18 2018-04-21

TRAINEE: FIC Trading Manager Assistant & COO Support


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.

The candidate will join Global Market Fixed Income and Currencies (FIC) direction, supporting both the head of Emerging trading desk and FIC COO office.

The candidate will assist the global head of emerging in supervising trading and sales activities by producing reports and monitoring requested by management. The candidate will also support the COO office on transversal requests.

The position will mainly focus on Emerging Fixed Income and Currencies markets worldwide.


Main Responsibilities

  • Support the global head of emerging by producing reports and analysis
  • Assist in Sales Credit and Sales activity reports
  • Support the sales & trading COOs for medium long-term project
  • Work closely with Support Functions
  • Enhance current operational risk monitoring process
  • Participate to the business planning process
  • Ensure proper booking of Sales credit and MARK profit sharing rules
  • Support COO Fixed Income team and Front Office for business plans, new product committee and suitability committee
  • Answer to specific trade-related question regarding rules to be applied or client suitability
  • Help to monitor the Permanent Supervision (PS), performs COO's PS or makes sure PS is performed by Sales & Traders (Fighting Back Control, MIFID Controls, mandates, etc)
  • Ensure Business Line realizes its PS and controls' programs
  • Support Sales / Traders on KYC process
  • Assist Managers on Fighting Back alerts
  • Prepare the meeting minutes for Weekly meetings
  • Support COOs and traders for the change of the analytical structure (Trading Books, Portfolio creations / modifications)
  • Follow up of IT issues impacting Sales and Traders


  • Hold a relevant Bachelors or Masters degree in Finance, Business or similar
  • Previous working experience in financial field is a plus
  • Able to work under pressure and deal with exposure to risk
  • Result oriented, determined and able to make dependent decision
  • Familiar with any software, Excel, PowerPoint, VBA etc.
  • Fluent English is mandatory, fluent Mandarin / Cantonese is a plus

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.