TRAINEE: Emerging Market Trader Assistant

  • Competitive
  • Hong Kong Hong Kong Hong Kong HK
  • Stage, Plein-temps
  • Societe Generale
  • 20 juil. 18 2018-07-20

TRAINEE: Emerging Market Trader Assistant


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.

The Trainee will join the Emerging Trading Desk team and work closely with the Management and Traders. The main products traded are Fixed Income, Interest rate and FX products, denominated in Asian currencies.

The Trainee will work in team focusing on Emerging Markets + G10 FX Spot.


Main Responsibilities

  • Assist the Trading team in its day to day tasks:
- Conduct onboarding tasks to trade with new counterpartie

- Follow up limits (market, counterparty, regulatory, etc)
- Reporting daily Front Office PnL estimates to the management
- Accompany IT developments and assist with the testing and validation
- Analyze the official PnL reports and understand the gaps
- Analysis and troubleshooting of miscellaneous issues
  • Report issues to the management
  • Produce the relevant reports to the management
  • Help with the launch of new products and other projects
  • Propose trade ideas and conduct back-testing to validate the strategies
  • Deal with other internal trading desks and provide pricing to Sales under the supervision of the trading manager and within a strict control framework


  • Hold Bachelors or Masters Degree in Engineering, Finance, Computer Science or similar
  • Familiar with Fixed income products
  • Strong programming & Computer literacy
  • Initiative and entrepreneurial skills
  • Ability to estimate risk
  • Tenacity and being results oriented
  • Good cooperation and team spirit
  • Analytical skills and ability to summarize key messages
  • Fluent English is mandatory, with Asian language is a plus
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.