Valuation Analyst, APAC

  • Competitive
  • Hong Kong Hong Kong Hong Kong HK
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Societe Generale
  • 20 Apr 18 2018-04-20

Valuation Analyst, APAC


Environment

Societe Generale is one of the leading European financial services groups. Founded in 1864, we have been playing a vital role in the economy for over 150 years. With more than 148,000 employees based in 76 countries worldwide, we accompany 32 million clients throughout the world on a daily basis. Based on a diversified universal banking model, the Group combines financial strength with a strategy of sustainable growth.

Our expertise in the Asia Pacific region ranges from Corporate & Investment Banking (Advisory, Financing and Global Markets) to Asset Management, Securities Services, Trade Finance and Cash Management Services. Leveraging on our formidable global footprint, we serve corporates, financial institutions and the public sector. With our regional headquarters in Hong Kong, we operate in 11 countries across Asia Pacific, employing over 6,600 employees. You can find us in Beijing, Seoul, Tokyo, Singapore, Mumbai, Sydney and other locations in the region.

At Societe Generale we have developed - and continue to develop - advanced programmes to support your career development. A diverse and comprehensive Learning & Development programme, a Junior programme for graduates and a Remuneration policy that stimulates your growth are just a few examples that illustrate how we help you to fulfill yourself personally and professionally, and how we develop your ability to adapt to ever-changing environments and transform challenges into opportunities.

Mission

Based in Hong Kong, the role is part of regional finance team for market activivties, reporting to regional head of finance for market activities. The role has a primary focus on valuation framework control & application in the region, while also having a secondary role on supporting new product analysis for the department

The role will be supervised by a senior valuation analyst within the team, and work in close collaboration with central valuation team in Paris as well as internal partners (trading, market risk, market activities analysts etc).

Primary Responsibilities of the position includes

  • Contribute to valuation framework design and governance led through Valuation Committees (regional and local)
  • Assess valuation accuracy and improve valuation methods and consistency across activities, and between economic and accounting views, interacting with RISQ, FO, and MACC
  • Contribute to global setup on RP calculation and valuation adjustments, Day One Profit and observability rules
  • Contribute to the design and update of parameters cartography and IPV process
  • Perform NPC (new product) analysis on selected scopes
  • Provide ad-hoc expertise and analysis to internal partners (FO, RISQ, MACC, Management) as and when needed


Profile

Requirement

  • Top-level school, major in Finance or Engineering
  • Minimum 4 years experience related to valuation & risk on global market activities
  • In-depth understanding of global market activities, its trading strategies and product details
  • Strong understanding of derivatives pricing methodologies & its implementation
  • Pro-active, rigorous, and a strong ability to work under pressure. Courage
  • Strong logical thinking, excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to manage wide range of stakeholders and partners, across locations


Behavioural Skills

  • Sales and Marketing Skills
  • Client oriented
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Sensible to risks
  • Ability to cooperate
  • Collective mindset
  • Open Mindset
  • Conflict Solver
  • Thinking out of box
  • Technological & digital savvy
  • Simplification Mindset
  • Support Change
  • Being Courageous
  • Accountability
  • Risk Awareness
  • Results oriented
  • being inspired
  • Embody the Group's values
  • Demonstrate empathy and foster mutual trust
  • Willing to learn and develop skills