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Talented individuals who love challenges, are motivated to add value and have innovative ideas will always find a home at FirstRand. 
FirstRand is a leading African financial services business with brands well known for their entrepreneurship and innovation: FNB, RMB, WesBank and Ashburton Investments. Each of the brands is united by a shared philosophy and a unique owner manager culture that empowers and mandates teams to make a serious impact in the financial services field – and on the world. 
We select exceptional students for a two unique programmes (one for CAs, one for Quants) that gives them hands on, on the job experience in all aspects of banking, investments, finance and financial services: A 4-in-1 experience for exposure, experience, skills and knowledge. 

What are we looking for?

Quantitative Graduate Programme
Numbers make the world go round… but people matter far more. They are the resource, the reward and the purpose.
Candidates: Completing Honours in B.Sc. (Actuarial Science) / Bachelor of Business Science degree (BBSc) with Honours in Mathematical Statistics
If you’ll flourish in a diverse, well rounded and innovative environment, FirstRand is a choice that gives you more options. Our quantitative graduate programme includes full study bursaries, vacation work, and employment for students in the field of actuarial science and other mathematical or statistical disciplines. Find opportunities at the FirstRand Corporate Centre, FNB, RMB, WesBank and Ashburton Investments.
CA Training Programme
Self-starters who appreciate substance over form and take pride in going beyond expectations and pushing the limits of personal potential – take note. 
Candidates: Completed or in final year of BCom/ BBsc Accounting Hons/ CTA Degree 
You’ve heard all the spin… you’ve heard what is expected of you. But for some, just going with the flow is just not good enough. How about a diverse and comprehensive programme that gives you wide exposure, experience, contacts and dedicated training in all SAICA specified competencies (with specific focus on Financial Management, Tax and Management Decision Making). 


How to apply

Quantitative Graduate Programme
Applications close: End of November each year
CA Training Programme
Applications close: End of September each year
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Closing date : 2018-09-30

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