TRAINEE: Trading Support Unit

Societe Generale
Hong Kong
30 Sep 2017
03 Oct 2017
Contract Type


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.

Trading Support Unit's mission is to ensure all trades and events on the Front office position are correctly reflected in the relevant IT system/ database in order mainly:

  • For the Operations chain to be able to ensure a smooth settlement for all operations
  • For Front Office to have a clear and honest vision of their position and risk
  • For Development and Finance Department to be able to compute/produce economic and accounting PNL in due time
As 1st link in the Operations chain, Trading Support Unit is also the 1st level of control of the business.


Main Responsibilities:

  • Ensure all the bookings are properly booked in Front Office database
  • Control of the coherence of inputs with Front Office tickets and / or Term sheets
  • Handle events on Trading position such as maturities, corporate actions or other events
  • Improve/control quality of database inputs
  • Assist Front Office on their specific requests
  • Liaise with other departments to ensure the smoothness of the operational flow


Your Profile:

  • Hold a relevant Bachelors or Masters degree in IT, Banking & Finance or Engineering or similar
  • Good financial products knowledge
  • Responsible and Proactive
  • Able to work under pressure and meet deadlines
  • Good working knowledge in Computer literacy (VBA programming is a plus)
  • Result orientated and demonstrates strong drive to achieve result while well estimate risk of own actions
  • Client focus who consistently searches for ways to improve our client service (Front-office / Trading teams)
  • Excellent communication skills and strong team spirit
  • 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.