Sanlam Data & Digital Academy Graduate Programme 2022

Description: Apply now for the Sanlam Data & Digital Academy Graduate Programme 2022. During your time in the Academy, you will receive ongoing technical and soft skills training in a professional environment. You will also receive guidance through peer coaching and mentorship from subject matter experts in the Sanlam IT & Business Intelligence (BI) teams to ensure that you are well-equipped to become successful and grow in your chosen career.

The Academy will allow you to work cross-functionally, providing you with the opportunity to learn and acquire knowledge across various disciplines and be equipped with a diverse skillset. Through the functional training and hands-on experience with the leading IT & BI tools and technology, you will play a key role in Sanlam’s strategy to modernise the IT agenda.

What will make you successful in this role?
We are looking for independent and self-motivated individuals with strong analytical skills to join our 24-month graduate programme. You must have the ability to present yourself competently and professionally, work efficiently, meet deadlines, and prioritise competing responsibilities.

A basic understanding in some of the following will be beneficial:
  • Programming languages and frameworks such as Python, Java, .Net and SQL
  • Data analysis, modelling and visualisation
  • Business and process analysis

Undergraduate or postgraduate students in their final year in the following disciplines will be considered:
  • Degrees in Technology such as BCom, BSc, BTech (i.e. Information Technology / Information Systems / Computer Science)
  • Degrees in BCom, BSc, BEng (i.e. Data Science or Analytics / Finance/ Actuarial Science / Engineering)
  • Final year students or recent graduates with no professional working experience
  • Graduates with not more than 12 months of post-university professional working experience
  • Any work experience obtained as part of a work-integrated learning programme will not be considered as professional working experience referred to above
Knowledge and Skills
  • Database Knowledge
  • IT Data Analysis
  • Data Security
  • Risk Management
  • Reporting and Administration
Location: Bellville

The Sanlam Group is committed to achieving transformation and embraces diversity.  This commitment is what drives us to achieve a diverse, inclusive and equitable workplace as we believe that these are key components to ensuring a thriving and sustainable business in South Africa.  The Group's Employment Equity plan and targets will be considered as part of the selection process.

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