Present in over 50 countries across Europe, the Americas and Asia. Societe Generale provides corporate, financial institutions, investors and public sector clients with value-
added integrated financial solutions.
Trading Team is in charge of executing equity derivatives trades on behalf of clients, and risk managing the resulting exposure on the banks’ trading books.
The Trainee will cover all equity derivatives products, with a specific focus on exotic options. By nature of the trades, the trainee will also have to familiarize himself with secondary position risks on the following asset classes :
Main Responsibilities :
Support trading team on day-to-day operations (outside of trade execution)
Maintain and improve existing spreadsheets and tools used by the desk
Develop on specific products a deep understanding and knowledge of parameters impact on pricing
Develop new products and strategies under the lead of a senior trader
Look at the risk systems and tools, and understand book deformations
Establish good relationships with sales and structuring departments
Your Profile :
Hold a relevant Bachelors or Masters degree in Finance, Economics, Engineering or similar
Previous experience in a trading floor environment is a plus
Microsoft Office, in particular Excel; good coding skills in VBA and / or Python
Proven analytical, computer and interpersonal skills as well as exceptional writing, communication and presentations skills
Strong team player who can demonstrate creativity and initiative
Strong interest in financial markets and understanding of complex products
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.