More than a foot in the door, the Standard Bank Graduate Programme is a real chance to show them what you’ve got while developing your skills, gaining experience and contributing to real-world results.
Standard Bank is looking for high potential final year / Honours graduates for their 2017 Graduate Programmes. They seeks candidates who are highly motivated, with a commercial focus and strong analytical ability. You should be able to think on your feet, enjoy a challenge, and demonstrate good attention to detail. Teamwork is key, and we look for those who can collaborate and are willing to roll up their sleeves to get the job done.
Their programmes give you a unique opportunity to realise your dreams. Take a look at what they offer.
1. Investment Banking Programme
Fancy yourself a mover and shaker? Investment banking drives the megadeals that make a difference to companies and countries.
Qualifications: We recruit from a wide range of degree disciplines, including Business Science, Economics, Financial Maths, Engineering, Financial Management, Computer Science and Investment Management
2. Transactional Products and Services
TPS delivers Investor Services, Transactional Banking, and International Trade Services to established and emerging mark.
Qualifications: We recruit from a wide range of degree disciplines, including Business Science, Accounting, Economics, Financial Maths, Engineering, Financial Management, Computer Science and Investment Management.
3. Risk Graduate programme
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.
Qualifications: Minimum Honours BCom or BSc. You must have studied accounting, engineering, finance, risk management, statistics or economics.
4. Global Markets programme
Love playing the markets? Then Global Markets may be the place for you. Our international team offers trading, sales, structuring and risk management solutions to our clients across global financial markets, including FX, commodities, equity, credit, fixed income and debt instruments.
Qualifications: We recruit from a wide range of degree disciplines, including Business Science, Actuarial Science, Economics, Financial Maths, Engineering, Financial Management, Computer Science and Investment Management
5. Client Coverage Programme
Are you a networker, an influencer, or a problem solver? If so, you may be ideal for Client Services. Our graduate programme gives you the opportunity to build your industry knowledge as you interact with some of South Africa’s biggest corporates, in the process developing in-depth knowledge of our clients.
Qualifications: We recruit from a wide range of degree disciplines, including Business Science, Economics, Financial Maths, Engineering, Financial Management, Computer Science and Investment Management.
6. IT Graduate programme
Can you imagine a time when you couldn’t make a payment or check your balance online? Financial services is increasingly an IT-driven business. Our ability to deliver cutting edge services on digital platforms is key to our survival as a bank. CIB IT is the backbone of the CIB businesses of Global Markets..
Qualifications: Minimum Honours Degree. You must have studied Information Science, Information Systems, Computer Science or Advanced Mathematics of Finance.
7. Finance Graduate programme
Finance has a certain pedigree at Standard Bank – nearly all of the bank’s senior management come from a financial background. We want candidates who strive for excellence in everything they do, and enjoy working as part of a team. You should have a genuine passion for finance and financial markets and want to push the boundaries to help further the business whilst maintaining a strong control focus.
Qualifications: Minimum Honours preferably in; Engineering, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Maths, Statistics, Economics, IT, Accounting, Finance, (though other subjects may be considered if appropriate skillset can be demonstrated).
What you’ll get
We’re committed to quality and value in everything we offer our customers. And because you’ll contribute to both from the moment you join us, it’s only fair we recognise the quality you bring. And just how much we value it.
You’ll see it in how we manage and reward your performance, as well as the extra benefits you could be entitled to – perhaps even shares in the bank. It all depends on the programme you choose, plus one huge factor: you.