Market Data Specialist

  • Competitive
  • Hong Kong Hong Kong Hong Kong HK
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Societe Generale
  • 23 May 18 2018-05-23

Market Data Specialist


SG CIB is the Corporate and Investment Banking arm of the Société Générale 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.



GBS / MACC Mission Statement & Core Functions

  • Production, analysis, certification and consolidation of financial aggregates and risk metrics for market activities for MARK, RISQ and DFIN
  • Control and pilot market risk limit consumption and breaches
  • Support our partners on « ad-hoc » requests and business development needs
  • Product and Market Data referential
  • Contribute to define IT system development strategy and pilot transformation projects

Senior Referential specialist: Main Duties and Responsibilities

Support and oversight Referential Market Data production for APAC
  • Monitor Market Data production quality of onshore referential processes
  • Oversight offshored perimeters
  • Build and share KPI on data quality
  • Define goals and breakpoints in term of quality for the most critical data

Business relationship manager
  • Be special point of contact for Business Lines and MACC partners (IT, OPER, ROCS) on referential related matters
  • Act as a "Market data expert" in new initiatives within his/her perimeter: new products, new activities, acquisition of entities
  • Identify the challenges of the Business lines and is continuously in contact with these teams to make sure the on-process model is operational and satisfies their requirements

Participate and sponsor data related projects
  • Define and monitor "Referential Data" roadmap within his/her scope
  • Monitor continuous improvement of data quality
  • Contribute to the development of data usage, while respecting the Group's data security improvement and protection principles

Referential Norms and Regulatory
  • Identify the regulatory topics within banking or non-banking activities which have a strong impact on data and suggest related action plans
  • Manage the roll out of rules and procedures on data: set up any governance on data control (norms and procedures) and update any related documentation


Key Skill Areas and Knowledge Required

  • Analytical skills
  • Project management
  • Matrix animation
  • Problem solving skills
  • Strong coordination and analytical capabilities
  • Knowledge of Data environment
  • The ability to generate creative solutions and improvements
  • Excellent communication skills


  • Top-level school, major in Finance or Engineering
  • 5-8 years of experience in Global Market activities
  • Good understanding of global markets activities and trading strategies and products
  • Fluent English (compulsory)