Trade and Commodity Finance Analyst

  • Competitive
  • Hong Kong
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Societe Generale
  • 18 Jan 18 2018-01-18

Trade and Commodity Finance Analyst


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.


Job Description

  • Handle existing Commodity clients in the portfolio
  • Develop and expand other quality clients in the commodity sector
  • Maintain good working relationships with clients and optimize the utilization of the approved facilities
  • Monitor daily transactions and enhance facility utilization
  • Provide trade financing services/solution in commodities as per bank policies
  • Prepare credit proposal covering client information, updated market situation and analysis of risk factors for internal approval
  • Analyze financial statements, and monitor accounts through periodic renewal
  • Assist the team in legal documents and perform regular due diligence client visits
  • Prepare internal records for management use or other internal / external reporting requirements
  • Work cohesively with other banking units to promote business
  • Cross-sell other products of the Bank to clients



  • Relevant experience in trade and commodity finance preferably with international banks
  • Sector knowledge in Energy, Metal and Soft
  • Market contacts for Commodity customers (mainly focus Hong Kong and China)
  • Outgoing and positive working attitude
  • Know-how in trade finance / structured products
  • Proficient in both English and Chinese (Cantonese / Mandarin is a must)
  • Good writing and communication skills
  • Knowledge of the China market is preferable