Position title
Firstrand: Youth Development Internships 2024 New Hiring
Description

We are seeking enthusiastic and driven individuals to join our Youth Development Internship program. This initiative is designed to provide aspiring young professionals with hands-on experience, mentorship, and exposure to various facets of the financial services industry. As an intern at Firstrand Corporate Centre, you will have the opportunity to contribute to meaningful projects, collaborate with experienced professionals, and gain insights that will shape your career trajectory.

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Responsibilities
  • Project Involvement: Actively participate in and contribute to real-time projects within different departments of Firstrand Corporate Centre.
  • Learning and Development: Engage in ongoing learning opportunities, training sessions, and workshops to enhance your skills and knowledge in the financial services sector.
  • Collaboration: Work closely with cross-functional teams and industry experts, gaining exposure to diverse perspectives and approaches.
  • Research and Analysis: Conduct research on industry trends, market dynamics, and emerging technologies to support business decision-making.
  • Networking: Build a professional network by interacting with peers, mentors, and leaders within the organization.
  • Innovation: Contribute fresh ideas and perspectives to foster innovation within the team and the organization as a whole.
Qualifications
  • Currently enrolled in a bachelor's or master's degree program in finance, business, economics, or a related field.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Eagerness to learn and adapt in a fast-paced and dynamic environment.
  • Proactive attitude with a passion for the financial services industry.
Job Benefits
  • Exposure to a leading financial services organization.
  • Mentorship from experienced professionals.
  • Networking opportunities within the Firstrand Group.
  • Competitive stipend and potential for future career opportunities.
Contacts
  1. Prepare Your Application Documents:
    • Update your resume to highlight relevant academic achievements, skills, and any relevant experiences.
    • Write a cover letter expressing your interest in the internship, explaining why you are a suitable candidate, and how the opportunity aligns with your career goals.
    • Include academic transcripts if required.
  2. Compose an Email:
    • Open a new email and address it to the provided email address for applications.
  3. Subject Line:
    • Use a clear and concise subject line such as "Youth Development Internship Application - [Your Full Name]."
  4. Email Body:
    • In the body of the email, express your enthusiasm for the internship position.
    • Mention the attached documents (resume, cover letter, and transcripts) and briefly highlight key points from your cover letter.
  5. Attach Application Documents:
    • Attach your resume, cover letter, and academic transcripts to the email.
  6. Double-Check:
    • Ensure that all attachments are correctly attached, and there are no errors in your email.
  7. Closing:
    • End the email with a professional closing, such as "Sincerely" or "Best Regards," followed by your full name.
  8. Send:
    • Send your application to the provided email address.
  9. Confirmation:
    • If possible, request a confirmation of receipt to ensure that your application has been successfully received.
  10. Follow Up:
    • If there is a specified deadline for applications, make a note of it. If you haven't received a response by the deadline, consider sending a polite follow-up email expressing your continued interest.
Employment Type
Intern
Duration of employment
3 Months
Industry
Financial Services
Job Location
Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa, Johannesburg, Gauteng, 2000, South Africa
Working Hours
09
Date posted
January 23, 2024
Valid through
January 23, 2028
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