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Associate - Structured Products Paralegal

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Job Description:

  • Assist Lawyers in the Legal team in respect of structured product issues on all underlyings including equities, commodities, fixed income and credit (for Asia Pacific - Ex Japan) for SG group and client issuers.
  • Review and draft documentation, and arranging execution of the above transactions and matters.
  • Developing, testing and maintaining automation of templates for listed structured products issuances
  • Assist with related processes and reporting.
  • Reporting and escalating any legal-related issues to line managers as appropriate and coordinating with other members of the legal team
  • Contact relevant internal stakeholders as appropriate.


Required Competencies/ Qualifications:

  • Hold a Bachelor’s Degree, preferably in law or finance or information technology.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Good command of (i) spoken and written English and (ii) written Chinese. Mandarin an advantage.
  • Experience with building macros in Excel an advantage.
  • Previous experience in financial services sector/ derivatives/ structured products an advantage.
  • Interest in derivatives/ structured products.
  • Attention to details and conscientious.

This is a fixed term 12 months contract with Societe Generale. You will form part of the team on a full time basis. In order to apply for the position please ensure you have completed your qualification and will be available to work full time for the duration of the contract.


SG CIB is the Corporate and Investment Banking arm of the Société Générale 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.

This is a paralegal/ junior legal position within the Legal structured products and listed products team. The successful candidate will join the Legal department and work closely with business lines in reviewing and preparing documentation in relation to structured products issuance.

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 5 months ago
Closed 5 months ago
  • Job type:Graduate Jobs
  • Disciplines:

    Engineering Mechanical, Education, Consulting, Hospitality Sports

  • Workrights:

    Hong Kong Student Visa, Hong

  • Locations:

    Hong Kong

  • Closing Date:11th Mar 2020, 3:00 pm


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