We pride ourselves on helping our employees to realise their worth. Through its four business clusters – Sanlam Life and Savings, Sanlam Investment Group, Sanlam Emerging Markets, Santam, as well as MiWay and the Group Office – the Group provides many opportunities for growth and development.
During your time in the Academy, you will receive ongoing technical and soft skills training in a professional environment, as well as guidance through peer coaching and mentorship from subject matter experts in the Sanlam IT & Business Intelligence (BI) teams.
The Academy will allow you to work cross-functionally, providing you with the opportunity to learn and acquire knowledge across various disciplines. Through the training and experience with the leading IT & BI tools and technology, you will play a key role in Sanlam’s strategy to modernise the IT agenda.
We are looking for self-motivated individuals with strong analytical skills. You must have the ability to present yourself professionally, work efficiently, and prioritise competing responsibilities.
A basic understanding of some of the following will be beneficial:
Undergraduate or postgraduate students in their final year in the following disciplines will be considered:
Are you an innovative soon-to-be graduate with a passion for technology and a fine eye for detail?
We are looking for candidates who are resilient, analytical, good communicators and collaborators.
Only online applications will be accepted.
Knowledge and skills: Database knowledge; IT data analysis; data security; risk management; and reporting and administration.
Personal attributes: Decision quality; self-awareness; interpersonal savvy; manages complexity; and optimises work processes.
Core competencies: Being resilient; collaborates; cultivates innovation; customer focus; and drives results.
Yes, successful graduates will be permanently appointed by Sanlam.
The positions are based in Cape Town at the Sanlam Head Office in Bellville.
No, successful applicants will need to be based in Cape Town, where this programme is offered.
The job posting will close on 4 July 2021. The shortlisting process will commence once applications are closed. The recruitment process will commence in July and conclude towards mid-October 2021.
Remember to upload an updated CV and academic transcripts for the duration of your studies when applying as we will not be able to process your application without this information.
Only South African citizens will be considered for the graduate programme.
The Data and Digital Academy (Graduate Programme) is designed for graduates with no permanent work experience. For positions requiring more experience, please visit www.sanlam.co.za/careers.
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.