The South Africa higher education sector produces thousands of qualified individuals every year. While it is widely known that the country has a shortage of skilled postgraduates, many institutions are providing resources to address this challenge.
The finance sector in South Africa has a shortage of skilled professionals.
While government continues to strive to assist with the shortage, the private sector has stepped up significantly in the past few years in order to create solutions.
Investec is a leading financial services provider in the country, with a core focus on managing wealth preservation. The institution also has a number of divisions which provide key services.
This institution has an understanding of the value contributed by graduates to the growth and success of the South African economy. This is a contributory factor to its decision to incorporate a dedicated service toward s the development of young professionals.
Through the Investec Asset Management Graduate Programme, the institution aims to develop a group of successful individuals with a range of skills and abilities to foster business growth.
What you need to know about the Investec Asset Management Graduate Programme:
Investec is looking for dynamic, energetic graduates filled with tenacity, integrity and out of the ordinary thinking.
Based in Cape Town, the programme provides individuals with:
- On-the-job learning
- Technical training
- Professional development
The Young Investment Professional (YIP) graduate programme provides students with hands-on responsibility as well as business mentoring.
What are the qualifying criteria?
Students must be completing or have completed a degree in any field, however special preference will be given to Commerce, Business Science, Engineering, Mathematica / Statistics or Actuarial Science graduates.
Students with an average of above 65% in their third year of study.
Individuals with a minimum 65% pass in English and Core Mathematics in grade 12 Individuals who have displayed leadership in sporting or cultural activities.
South African citizens.
- Certified copy of ID
- Certified grade 12 certificate
- Certified full university academic transcripts