First National Bank is offering graduate programme for young Africans. Students currently completing their final year of university degrees in Commerce are eligible to apply. The application deadline is 30 September 2016.

Brief Description: FNB International is looking for graduates who are in their final year of tertiary studies at a recognised institution and are citizens of the following countries: Namibia, Botswana, Zambia, Lesotho, Swaziland, Mozambique, Ghana, and Tanzania. Through the graduate program they aim to introduce the graduates to the FirstRand philosophy, a ‘way’ of doing things, they will be exposed to and experience the business culture in South Africa for a period of one year .The International graduate program is structured to incorporate skills training whilst giving exposure to business operations in the various segments in South Africa. This program offers an opportunity to learn on the job, contribute to business results, build skills and develop professionally The ideal graduate candidate must have a passion to work in the banking sector and have an interest in returning to their home country to grow the banks footprint in Africa.

Internship Field: Trainee role is a developmental pipeline for key roles in business units.

Internship Covers: This is an unpaid training programme.

Internship Duration: The duration of the programme is one year.

Internship Venue: South African Universities

Number of Awards: Not Known

Who Can Apply? The programme is open for young Africans from the following countries: Namibia, Botswana, Zambia, Lesotho, Swaziland, Mozambique, Ghana, and Tanzania.

Eligibility Criteria: Students currently completing their final year of university degrees in:
-Commerce (Accounting, Business Management, Finance, Economics etc),Actuarial Science, Maths Statistics, Engineering, Marketing, HR, Industrial Psychology, Information Systems, Computer Science, This is not an exhaustive list of degrees.

Governing Body: First National Bank

 Application Procedure: The mode of application is online.

 Submission Deadline: The application deadline is 30-September-2016.

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