TRAINEE: Equity Flow Trade Support

  • Competitive
  • Hong Kong Hong Kong Hong Kong HK
  • Internships & Graduate Trainee, Full time
  • Societe Generale
  • 22 Jul 18 2018-07-22

TRAINEE: Equity Flow Trade 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.

Trade Support 's mission is to ensure all new trades and life cycle events are correctly reflected in the relevant information systems / database:

  • For Front Office to have a clear and accurate view of their positions and risks
  • For Operations to ensure smooth settlement for all trades,
  • For Finance to compute economic and accounting PnL in due time
As the first link in the Operations chain, Trade Support is also the first level of control for the business.


Main Responsibilities
  • Product Scope: Vanilla Equity Derivative products
  • Ensure all the deals are properly booked in the in-house information systems
  • Control of bookings based on documentation (term sheets, tickets) provided by front office
  • Handle product life cycle events on trading position such as maturities, corporate actions or other events
  • Assist front office on their specific requests
  • Liaise with other departments to ensure the smoothness of the operational flow
  • Streamline booking workflow through automation and process review
  • Contribute to defining specifications and performing UAT for new information systems
  • Write down / update procedures linked to sensitive processes and controls


  • Hold a relevant Bachelors or Masters degree in Finance, Engineering, Mathematics, IT or similar
  • Good equity derivative products knowledge
  • Previous experience in trade support of Equity Derivatives business is preferred
  • Accuracy, swiftness, ability to work under pressure in trading environment
  • Strong and sharp analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Responsible and Proactive
  • Result oriented: demonstrate strong drive to achieve result while well estimate risk of own actions
  • Cooperation: show a strong team spirit
  • Client focus: consistently search for ways to improve our client service
  • Excellent communication skills; able to work with various internal partners (Traders, Engineers, Sales, Other Middle Offices, Product Control teams, Back Offices, IT) in different regions (Asia, Europe, America)
  • 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.