This is an ideal opportunity for final year students to gain some valuable working experience with Africa’s largest bank.

As a Standard Bank intern, you will work on real projects and be exposed to our people, our culture and the fast-paced, ever-changing banking environment. This will give you hands-on experience and let you identify where your skills can be utilised as you begin your career. The banking industry requires a variety of skills, and this is your chance to see where you could add the best value.

So if you would like to get a head start in your career, apply as soon as you can:

Integrated Operational Risk Internship

Are you interested in foiling corporate crime, thwarting cybercrime or ending process failures? Operational Risk, Financial Crime and Information Risk are growing fields and exposure to these will give your career a vast and well-rounded understanding of the banking environment. These three risk types will form the foundation of your experience at the bank ensuring that you learn the business of Risk Management; the intricacies of fraud investigations, syndicate card fraud, and scams; and the technical nature of denial of service attacks, vulnerability management and data breaches, amongst others. If the above is of interest to you then apply for the IOR internship.

Qualifications: Candidates in their final year of study (Honours level, 4 year degree course or 3 year degree course). We recruit from the following degree disciplines LLB, Bcom, Bsc, Forensics, Quantitative Stats.

CA(SA) Internship

The CA(SA) Internship Programme is built to give you insight in the inner workings of the Bank. We believe in showing you the full scope of our business, putting you in the best position to understand the various roles Chartered Accountants play in the Bank. Our Internship Programme is designed to give candidates real life, on-the-job exposure across our business. You will have the rare opportunity to work on interesting projects and build valuable networks across the Bank and most importantly, embark on a fantastic learning journey that will help shape your future career!

Qualifications: Candidates in their final year of their undergraduate studies, studying towards a CA degree at a SAICA accredited university.

Group IT Internship

The Group Technology IT Programme is built on a unique philosophy – we believe in showing you the full scope of our business before asking you to choose where you could make the biggest difference! Our Internship Programme is designed to give candidates real life, on-the-job exposure across our core pillars of business. You will have rare opportunity to work on interesting projects and live case studies, build valuable networks across the Bank and most importantly, embark on a fantastic learning journey that will help shape your future career! The Programme commences with dedicated training to boost your technical and soft skills before moving you on to rotation in the Group IT Business Areas

Qualifications: Candidates in their final year of study (Honours level, 4 year degree course or 3 year degree course). We recruit from the following degree disciplines. Information Science, Information Systems, Computer Science or Computer Engineering.

Credit Risk Internship (Corporate & Investment Bank)

There’s only one thing we take more seriously than reducing risk and ensuring that our business makes the best decisions today, and that is finding the people with the skill and staying power to help shape how we do it tomorrow. The financial services industry has become increasingly sophisticated, making risk management an enormously complex and increasingly professional enterprise. We partner the business to understand credit risk so that we can optimise returns. But, we also assess a range of other areas including financial, economic, legal, political, regulatory, environmental and reputational risks. Join us, and you will be exposed to all the key businesses and transactions at the heart of CIB’s expertise.

Qualifications: Candidates in their final year of study (Honours level, or a 4 year degree course). Our Graduates come from a diverse set of backgrounds and experiences, and we recruit from a wide range of degree disciplines. These include Business Science, Economics, Financial Maths, Engineering, Financial Management, Computer Science, Humanities and Investment Management..

CIB – Finance Internship (Corporate & Investment Bank)

CIB Finance manages, controls, reports and forecasts on CIB’s finances to regulators and central banks, senior management, shareholders, traders and internal stakeholders.

Qualifications: Candidates in their final year of study (Honours level, or a 4 year degree course). Our Graduates come from a diverse set of backgrounds and experiences, and we recruit from a wide range of degree disciplines. These include Business Science, Economics, Financial Maths, Engineering, Financial Management, Computer Science, Humanities and Investment Management.

Front Office Internship (Corporate & Investment Bank)

Would you bank on you to secure investments that will power Africa’s move to sustainable energy? Of course you would, right? But what if the world depended on this energy? Would you really trust yourself to be the banker who takes on that kind of responsibility? If you can honestly say yes, without looking away, you might just be what we want. The Programme commences with dedicated training to boost your technical and soft skills before moving you on to rotation in the following business areas: Front Office, covering: Investment Banking, Global Markets, Client Coverage, Transactional Products and Services

Qualifications: Candidates in their final year of study (Honours level, or a 4 year degree course). Our Graduates come from a diverse set of backgrounds and experiences, and we recruit from a wide range of degree disciplines. These include Business Science, Economics, Financial Maths, Engineering, Financial Management, Computer Science, Humanities and Investment Management

What are we looking for?

Candidates who are highly motivated, with a commercial focus and strong analytical ability. You should be able to think on your feet, enjoy being challenged and demonstrate good attention to detail. Teamwork is key, and we need you to have a degree of humility, collaboration and willingness to roll up your sleeves.

How to apply

Application deadline is 16 May 2016. Click here to apply online

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