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Sample cover letter for Internship position at Societe Generale


Risk Assistant

Team Spirit Societe Generale

United Kingdom


Societe Generale

Dear Team Spirit,

As a current last semester student of ... I am interested in a full time job at Societe Generale as a Trainee – Client Onboarding & Risk Assistant. My name is ... and I am a student of the ....University . I would appreciate the opportunity to become member of your business unit, as I had learned different kinds of practices and theory regarding finance, most specifically in Capital market. I would like to star and build my career at your company, because it is a multinational banking and financial services company, recognized worldwide and it is present in all major financial centers, and because since I start studding Finance I've always wanted to have different experiences abroad.

During my studies, I had learned about fixed income, derivatives and forex in different lessons. I have been improving that knowledge about these topics recently, through my preparation for the CFA Exam Level 1. This acquired knowledge enabled me to feel comfortable to learn new methods, techniques and find my place in team working environment. I describe myself as a responsible person, honest, organized, and studious, and committed to the work and with constant search for knowledge.

The reason why I chose your company is because Societe Generale operates on worldwide and developed markets. ..

I’m not just interested in having a work experience, but I also would like to know different places, and meet new people and if it’s possible improve my French. Concerning my language skills, I can talk a fluent Spanish and English and I have basic skills in French.

In the Attachment, I have enclosed my Resume for your closer review. Thank you very much in advanced for your time and consideration.



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