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TRAINEE: Electronic FX Market-Making Desk

RESPONSIBILITIES

Responsibilities:

  • Work closely with quant traders and developers to find new trading ideas and improve existing pricing/hedging strategies
  • Analyze large amounts of data using statistical techniques (prices, clients deals,..) to identify profitable patterns
  • Help to develop monitoring tools

PROFILE REQUIRED

  • Hold a relevant Bachelors or Masters degree in Mathematics, Engineering, IT, Finance & Banking or similar
  • Able to write / code in the C# / R / python programming language
  • Experience in statistics
  • Good knowledge / understanding of dealing through electronic platforms
  • Autonomous, quickness in action, rigorous behaviour 
  • Good communication skills and teamwork capabilities
  • Stress resistant
  • Display of innovation, team spirit and time management
  • 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.

Behavioral Skills

  • Responsibility - Performance: I strive for high performance 
  • Client - Understanding and Respect: I listen to clients and colleagues in order to understand and anticipate their needs 
  • Team Spirit - Synergies: I make cooperation with colleagues in and outside my team a priority
  • Team Spirit - Collective mindset: I favour the team’s interest over my own results
  • Team Spirit - Open mindset: I listen and share my views and my expertise in an open mode
  • Team Spirit - Conflict Management: I deal with conflicts proactively and in a positive mode

BUSINESS INSIGHT

Company Description

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.

ASIA-PACIFIC (ASIA), as one of the Business Units of Societe Generale, operates in 12 locations across the Asia Pacific region, employing over 2,500 employees with the regional headquarter located in Hong Kong. Our activities here are centered on Societe Generale's Global Banking & Investor Solutions pole (GBIS), a major growth engine for the Group and a key pillar of Societe Generale's universal banking model. Our expertise in Asia Pacific ranges from Corporate & Investment Banking (Advisory, Financing and Global Markets) to Asset Management, Global Transaction Banking and specialised financial services like Equipment & Vendor Finance and Vehicle Leasing & Fleet Management. In addition, Societe Generale's Global Solution Centre (SGGSC) in Bangalore and Chennai offers customised business solutions to the Societe Generale Group globally including ASIA.

We are an equal opportunities employer and we are proud to make diversity a strength for our company. Societe Generale is committed to recognizing and promoting all talents, regardless of their beliefs, age, disability, parental status, ethnic origin, nationality, sexual or gender identity, sexual orientation, membership of a political, religious, trade union or minority organisation, or any other characteristic that could be subject to discrimination.

Closed 7 months ago
Closed 7 months ago
  • Job type:Graduate Jobs
  • Disciplines:

    All Disciplines

  • Work rights:

    Hong Kong Student Visa, Other,

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  • Locations:

    Hong Kong (Hong

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  • Closing Date:19th May 2021, 3:00 pm

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