Intern - GSO (Fall - Jul to Dec 2024)

Entity:  Singapore Exchange

Singapore, SG

Job Function:  Global Sales & Origination
Job Type:  Intern
Req ID:  2185

Job Summary

SGX Fall Internship Programme (Jul to Dec 2024)

Singapore Exchange (SGX) is Asia’s leading and trusted market infrastructure, facilitating the exchange of capital and ideas to create value for people, businesses and economies. As a multi-asset exchange operating equity, fixed income and derivatives markets to the highest regulatory standards, SGX is a vertically integrated business that provides listing, trading, clearing, settlement, depository and data services. With about 40% of listed companies and 90% of listed bonds originating outside of Singapore as well as established linkages across the region and in Europe, SGX is Asia’s most international and connected exchange.

Do you have what it takes to be at the heart of the financial industry?

Be a part of this fast-paced world where your contributions count. SGX offers you the unique experience of gaining insights into the Exchange business and the finance value chain. You will be immersed in the respective specialist functions – at SGX, we believe that our interns are involved in real-time work from Day 1.

Note: Leave of Absence (LOA) may be required to take on the internship.

Global Sales Origination (GSO) Internship Programme
We have available role in the following team: SGROA - Commodities Sales x 1 vacancy

SGROA - Commodities Sales

Brief Overview:
The Commodities Sales team is responsible for sales and distribution of SGX’s suite of commodities products and manage relationships with clients.  

Learning Objectives:

  • Gain a high level of understanding of commodities businesses of SGX and the commodities industry landscape in the region and beyond.
  • Sharpen their research and analysis skill and comes up with new marketing insights.
  • Participate in SGX commodities marketing events.
  • Prepare themselves for a role in commodities or financial services sectors, including but not limited to research & analysis and marketing.

Job Description:
The intern will primarily support Commodities sales team in their marketing and business development efforts, including but not limited to:

  • Research and analysis: Download the latest commodities news from Blomberg and share it with the team for their information and analysis. Assist the team with competitor and market trend analysis by providing insights such as e.g. volume analysis and contract specifications differentiations.
  • Pre-sales & Post-sales: Assist to enhance the monthly sales presentation or marketing collateral by incorporating engaging graphs, data, and useful information. He or she may have to assist the team with meeting notes and prepare information required for follow ups.
  • Event support: Support the planning and logistics of marketing events (e.g. seminars, webinars, etc.).
  • Ad hoc request: Ad hoc request that the team receives, as well as other assignments and administrative matters as required by the team (e.g. create/ update internal database/ files and periodic internal reports).

Knowledge and Skills requirements:

  • Commit to the agreed period of internship (6 months).
  • Have a good command of English, both written and oral. Be able to read, write and speak Chinese is a plus.
  • Be proficient in Bloomberg and MS Office applications, including MS Word, Excel and Powerpoint.
  • Be detail-oriented, and numerically literate.
  • Be able to multitask and work independently and adhere to deadlines.

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