TRAINEE: Equity Derivatives and Macro Strategy Analyst

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

TRAINEE: Equity Derivatives and Macro Strategy Analyst


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.

Under the responsibility of the Flow Strategy and Solutions team, you will support the Equity Derivatives and Macro Strategist. You will primarily be in charge of generating and maintaining Strategy reports. During this 12 months, you will assist the Strategist in the development of Flow equity derivatives and Macro ideas, the generation of publication reports and the development of new tools to support the business (Excel / VBA / MySQL). This role will allow you to gain an excellent experience in Market Finance and a valuable knowledge of Equity derivatives.


Main Responsibilities:

  • Produce customized Strategy graphs, back-testing and support for Trade Ideas
  • Generate and maintain equity derivatives reports
  • Assist in the production of marketing documents & market color
  • Develop VBA macros or IT light solutions to analyze investment strategies
  • Maintain the existing tools & upgrade them according to business evolution


Your Profile:

  • Hold a relevant Bachelors or Masters degree in Finance, Engineering or similar
  • Solid level in financial mathematics is a plus
  • Extremely proficient in Excel macro development / VBA / Python
  • Must be very reliable and pay particular attention to detail
  • Ability to adapt quickly to challenging situations and find innovative solutions
  • Familiar with products traded (Equity derivatives: swaps, futures, options)
  • Fluent English is mandatory, with Mandarin is an advantage

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.