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Sample cover letter for Full Time position at Societe Generale


Cross Asset Solutions Marketing/Sales Trainee

I am submitting an application for the position Cross Asset Solutions Marketing/Sales Trainee within Société Générale CIB. I see this opportunity as a great career opener and it fits my interest, profile and qualifications. I have a strong interest in structured products, which is the key reason why I am applying for this opportunity. As the position provides real responsibilities and collaborative guidance, I believe that it is perfect for my personal career development.

I have a good command of managerial and financial skills, as well as a strong ability to synthesise and analyse. Fluent in English and French, I have worked with people in different places and learned how to communicate and cooperate. Autonomous, good at dealing with multiple tasks and willing to take responsibilities, I am a reliable team member with a strong work ethic. My experience at BNP Paribas Wealth Management and Société Générale Private Banking offered me not only valuable knowledge about various financial products and industry segments, but also professional training of analytical, marketing and support skills.

I am interested in launching my career in financial markets while specialising in a certain sector. Since this position offers various contacts with professionals for an in-depth learning experience of structured and derivative products as well as the possibility to apply my analytical skills and financial knowledge, it is exactly the opportunity that I am looking for. I will thus fulfill the responsibilities with passion. In addition, I greatly enjoyed my previous experience of some similar tasks during my internships. I am also deeply impressed by Société Générale CIB’s leading position in the industry which justifies the excellence of its staff and management. To conclude, this position is the best choice that can help me achieve my career goal.

I believe that my abilities and previous internship experience will help me excel in this role and sincerely hope that my presence will be of help to the team. I would greatly appreciate the opportunity to further discuss my qualifications with you in an interview. Please feel free to contact me. Thank you for your time in reviewing my application.

Yours faithfully,

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