Santam is the market leader in the general insurance industry in Southern Africa. We are a large, diversified, expanding and transforming company and whilst based in South Africa, we are rapidly moving into a number of emerging markets, both in Africa and Asia.
We have a graduate programme on offer for individuals ready to challenge themselves within a leading general insurance company. The programme aims to develop graduates to fill core critical insurance roles by providing on-the-job work experience, combined with structured learning and developmental activities that will challenge graduates and develop high performing employees.
Are you keen to join Santam's team of high performers?
All appointments will be made in line with the Santam Employment Equity strategy. People with disabilities are welcome to apply. Position Description Forget any preconceptions you have about us, the insurance industry and graduate programmes in general – a graduate role with Santam gives you a real job with real responsibility from day one. Combined with this, you’ll receive all the training, support and opportunities you need to put you well on your way to a successful career with us. Insurance professionals protect both individuals and companies against potential financial risks. Innovative, positive-thinking graduates who are keen to get to grips with both numbers and people in a constantly changing environment would fit well here. Key Responsibilities What we offer
Technical (insurance) and professional development training
Customised business management courses
Graduates are financially supported throughout their course and are given a generous amount of study leave.
Mentorship and coaching
Completed Legal degree OR
Legal degree to be completed by the end of 2016
Excellent academic results
Demonstrable interest in short-term insurance
Fluent in English and basic command of another language
Flexibility on location as some of our business functions require you to work in different sites