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• Starts Jul 28

Trainee - Market Risk (Metrics)

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  • You need strong financial technical knowledge, analytical abilities, effective communication, flexibility under pressure, and proactive initiative to succeed in this trainee role at Societe Generale.
  • You analyze UK performance and risk factors, develop risk analysis methodologies, automate risk indicators, produce KPIs, handle ad hoc management requests, collaborate with regulatory bodies, and work with audit, compliance, and operations teams.

Graduate Job

Banking & FinanceLondon


  • The role of the Metric Monitoring Group (MMG) department is to strengthen expertise in the analysis of results and risks and increase proximity with trading activities. Major stakes include meeting regulatory challenges, accompanying the development of the business lines, and ensuring that the Capital Markets, Risk and Finance departments are able to carry out their respective roles within a carefully-controlled risk and cost management structure.


  • Operational Skills - a good level of financial technical knowledge, including VBA and macro development skills
  • Analytical Skills - ability to understand and recognise underlying issues and provide solutions
  • Communication Skills - ability to communicate well with other teams
  • Flexibility / Adaptability - ability to handle urgent and ad hoc requests
  • Ability to take initiative, work under pressure and integrate into a diverse team

Education requirements

2:1 or higher

Area of Responsibilities

Banking & Finance


  • Analyse UK Performance and risk factors related to trading activities
  • Participate in establishing new risk analysis methodologies and consider the impact of new regulations
  • Develop tools for automating, optimising and analysing various risk indicators
  • Continuously propose more powerful and innovative analysis tools
  • Handle ad hoc requests from management
  • Contribute input on Capital Markets UK performance and market risks
  • Production of KPIs for the local Risk and Capital Markets management teams
  • Working closely with management and regulators to understand the outcomes of reports and new requirements
  • Working with colleagues in the Audit, Compliance and Risk Operations departments to help with the building of new controls
  • Reporting on a timely basis, escalating issues to management as appropriate
  • Working alongside analytical teams in Paris and Bangalore


Work type

Full time

Work mode


Start date

Jul 28, 2024