Graduate Programmes

FNB Graduate Trainee Programme 2021

November 25, 2020

FirstRand, one of the foremost South African financial institutions, is calling on suitable graduates to come and apply for its current Graduate Trainee Programme offering for the 2021 financial year.

As one of the leading South African financial institution, FirstRand Ltd. company offers diversified services such as banking, investment and insurance products and services. FirstRand has offices in several key African countries including Namibia, Botswana, Zambia, Swaziland, Tanzania, Lesotho, Nigeria, Ghana and Mozambique.

Outside of Africa, FirstRand operates branches in India, Guernsey and London. FirstRand delivers its services through its various franchises namely, Rand Merchant Bank, Fist National Bank, Wesbank and Ashburton Investments.

FirstRand (FNB) Graduate Programmes 2021

The primary goal of the FirstRand Graduate Programme is to create a developmental pipeline for key positions within the business organization. The selected candidates will be given the following duties and responsibilities include, but not limited to, the following:

  • Provide excellent customer service that goes above and beyond expectations by being proactive, innovative and accurate in delivering solutions
  • Offer effective execution of responsibilities by way of timely and careful planning, updating and reporting of relevant information
  • Contribute to the innovation of business processes
  • Participate in knowledge sharing and relevant projects in order to enhance the skills needed for the role
  • Successfully complete training assignments
  • Increase competency by managing own development
  • Embody the values of FNB by demonstrating said values essential to the business

Who should apply?

Candidates must meet the minimum qualifications in order to be considered into the programme:

  • Must be in the process of finishing the final year of undergraduate qualification in any of the following areas of discipline:
    • Commerce e.g. Business Management, Accounting, Economics, Finance
    • Actuarial Science
    • Statistics
    • Maths
    • Marketing
    • Engineering
    • Industrial Psychology
    • Human Resources
    • Computer Science
    • Information System, or other related  studies

How do I apply?

Applicants who meet the minimum requirements will need to register an account on the FirstRand jobs portal. Click here to get started. Use the job code IRC191044 to quickly access the advert.

Application Deadline?

The deadline for the submission of applications is on 15 December 2020.

Contact Information

Should you have any questions about the graduate programme, get in touch with FirstRand’s Human Resources Department at

For more information about the graduate programme, click on the link to view the application guide.

FNB International Graduate Trainee Programme 2020-2021 advert

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  • Reply Boipelo April 23, 2020 at 7:58 am

    To whom it may concern.
    My name is Boipelo maseko I hold a 3year diploma in Information Technology specialising in Network Engineering. I hereby will like to apply for an internship on the role I studied.
    Hope to hear from you soon.

    Boipelo maseko

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