Credit Agricole CIB – Global Markets Trainee (Sales, Trading, Research)

Job Summary:

The candidate will join Credit Agricole CIB Global Markets Division, which provides a wide range of Fixed Income, Equity and Securitization products and services for corporates and financial institutions locally and globally:

  1. Global Markets Trading manages all cash and derivatives product risks, and is comprised of Macro and Non Linear Trading desks.
  2. Global Markets Sales bring together Fixed Income and Equity expertise to service our clients, and is comprised of Flow Sales, Solution Sales, and Corporate Sales teams.
  3. Global Markets Structuring build on our innovation skillset, supporting the Banks clients by offering them creative and bespoke risk solutions of various underlying.
  4. Global Markets Research comprised of strategists and economists dedicated to providing customized cutting-edge market analysis across G10 and Emerging Market economies for clients.

Key Responsibilities:

Sales and Trading Division trainee will join one of the functions above depending on the candidate’s skillset and the teams’ requirements. Main responsibilities include but not limited to the below:

  •  Support daily operations of the desk: profit & loss calculations; risk positions monitoring, risk limit checks, ticket inputs and reconciliation, client servicing, deal pricing and execution, term sheet drafting, liaison with different teams across the bank to ensure smooth functioning of the business etc.
  • Support business development projects: for example, market research, data analysis, presentation material production, spreadsheet improvements etc
  • Develop skills required to be a trader, sales, research analyst, or structurer

Minimal education level:

Below secondary leaving certificate / GCSE

Academic qualification / Speciality:

  • Master/ Bachelor degree holders, with strong academic background in Accounting, Financial Engineering, Mathematics, Statistics, Finance, Economics or Engineering

Level of minimal experience:

0-2 years


  • Strong analytical skills and quantitative skills, prior experience in capital markets products will be an advantage

Required skills:

  • Strong analytical skills and quantitative skills
  • Strong communication and problem solving skills with ability to provide solutions
  • Strong interests in financial markets
  • Strong presentation and marketing skills
  • Self-motivated and hardworking with a strong sense of commitment and responsibility
  • Responsible, self-initiative, positive attitude, attentive to details & hardworking

Technical skills required:

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel, Word, PowerPoint, VBA and other PC applications


Fluent in both written and spoken English, Mandarin/ Cantonese is a plus

Job Category: Finance
Job Type: Full Time Graduate
Job Location: Hong Kong

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