About Societe Generale
Societe Generale was established in the UK in 1871 as the Group’s first international office outside France. The Group’s expertise in the UK ranges from corporate and investment banking to private banking and securities services, as well as specialised financial services including vehicle and equipment finance.
Our Global Banking & Advisory teams offer tailor‑made solutions to corporates, financial institutions and the public sector. Our services cover M&A, debt, equity and capital structure advisory. They are combined with high-quality debt and equity capital raising, optimised financing, and risk management specialising in foreign exchange and rates derivatives.
What’s in it for you?
Bank St, London E14, UK
Join us as an intern in Global Banking & Advisory across roles which could include Investment Banking, Acquisition Finance (M&A), Natural Resource and Infrastructure, Syndication and Coverage and discover a future where you can learn, discover and be yourself.
The internship is a structured 8-week programme with a variety of core learnings, optional learnings, networking sessions and you will work on a group project presented at the end of the Summer. Completing the Summer Internship is a route to potentially securing a place on our Graduate Programme starting in 2025.
A Summer Internship with Societe Generale will test the critical thinking skills sharpened in your degree course while giving you invaluable experience at the cutting edge of modern banking. Combining rich development with real-world responsibility, it’s a giant leap forward into a rewarding future career.
Impact make yours a positive one.
Roles and Responsibilities
Skills and Experience
THIS IS WHAT YOU NEED
We’re looking for students who are currently in their penultimate year of study. You must be available to work 8 weeks over July and August 2024. You need to be keen to learn and willing to gain experience in the Global Banking & Advisory. This is a place where you’re encouraged to contribute from day one, so you’ll be a great fit if you’re motivated, entrepreneurial and resourceful. To succeed in a collaborative, fast-changing and fast-paced environment, you’ll also need to be analytical, adaptable and a quick learner, with great attention to detail.
Step 1: Applications are open from 5th September to 5th November.
Step 2: Online assessments
Step 3: One-way video interview
Step 4: Virtual assessment centre
Step 5: Final interview
Step 6: Written offers will be confirmed early 2024.
We are committed to creating an inclusive assessment experience for everyone. Before taking any assessment, you will have the opportunity to get in touch with our assessment provider to share if there is anything that can be done to optimise your assessment experience so you can better show your skills, or if you feel you need an adjustment at any point.
Societe Generale is one of the leading European financial services groups. Based on a diversified and integrated banking model, the Group combines financial strength and proven expertise in innovation with a strategy of sustainable growth. Committed to the positive transformations of the world’s societies and economies, Societe Generale and its teams seek to build, day after day, together with its clients, a better and sustainable future through responsible and innovative financial solutions.
Active in the real economy for over 150 years, with a solid position in Europe and connected to the rest of the world, Societe Generale has over 117,000 members of staff in 66 countries and supports on a daily basis 25 million individual clients, businesses and institutional investors around the world by offering a wide range of advisory services and tailored financial solutions. The Group is built on three complementary core businesses:
– French Retail Banking which encompasses the SG and Boursorama brands. Each offers a full range of financial services with omnichannel products at the cutting edge of digital innovation;
– International Retail Banking, Insurance and Financial Services, with networks in Africa, Central and Eastern Europe and specialised businesses that are leaders in their markets;
– Global Banking and Investor Solutions, which offers recognised expertise, key international locations and integrated solutions.
Societe Generale is included in the principal socially responsible investment indices: DJSI (Europe), FTSE4Good (Global and Europe), Bloomberg Gender-Equality Index, Refinitiv Diversity and Inclusion Index, Euronext Vigeo (Europe and Eurozone), STOXX Global ESG Leaders indexes, and the MSCI Low Carbon Leaders Index (World and Europe).