Tuesday, 1 August 2017

Investec Asset Management Graduate Programme 2017

Investec Asset Management is an independently managed global asset manager within the Investec Group, which is listed in both London and Johannesburg. We are founder-led and our employees are equity stakeholders in our business.

We provide investment products and services to institutions, advisory clients and individuals. Our clients include pension funds, central banks, sovereign wealth funds, insurers, foundations, financial advisers and individual investors.

We were established in South Africa in 1991, offering a small range of domestic investment strategies. We are now a truly global business managing approximately R1,597.7bn* for clients from all over the world. We service these clients from our offices in London, Cape Town, Johannesburg, New York, Hong Kong, Taipei, Singapore and Sydney (and more).

At Investec Asset Management, we believe in a better future. First and foremost, we are working towards a better future for our clients. They have entrusted us with their investments and our responsibility is to look after their capital. Our purpose is to help people around the globe enjoy a dignified retirement and to preserve wealth for future generations.

Our culture supports innovation. We value honest debate and the sharing of ideas. Our people are encouraged to challenge the status quo.

About the Programme:
  • A 24 month fixed term contract offering on-the-job learning, technical training and professional development
  • A genuine role offering exposure to the following Divisions within IMS: Client services and Advisor liaison
  • 3 month secondment to a financial advisor’s practice
  • Required to work towards becoming a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER® within the duration of the programme.
In order to apply, you need a copy of your:
  • South African ID
  • Grade 12 Certificate
  • Full academic transcripts
Who should apply:
  • Applicants who are passionate about pursuing a Financial Planning
  • Are completing or have completed a degree or who has a keen interest in Financial Planning
  • Applicants with a strong academic track record at school (including Grade 12 English and Core Mathematics) and university
  • Applicants who have demonstrated leadership,sporting, cultural or community participation.
Relevant Information:
  • Applications open from 21 July - 22 September 2017
  • Only South African citizens are eligible to apply
  • Programme location: Johannesburg
  • Applications are considered holistically and not purely on academics
  • Preference given to Employment Equity applications

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