The Financial Sector Conduct Authority is calling on suitable individuals to send in their application to qualify for its FSCA Internship Programmes for 2021. But before you submit an application, be sure to check the minimum eligibility requirements, as well the responsibilities of this internship role.
It is the FSCA’s responsibility is to regulate the market conduct of financial institutions in South Africa. This includes all financial institutions that are licensed under financial sector laws to offer financial products and services such as banks, retirement fund administrators and insurers.
The Organization, through market supervision and regulation, aims to improve and support the integrity and efficiency of the South African financial market as well as promote fair treatment of financial customers by the financial institutions.
The FSCA Internship 2021
FSCA’s internship programme aims to provide new graduates with extensive exposure to market supervision and regulation in order to develop relevant skills and knowledge. It is a structured programme designed specifically designed to create a steady pipeline of effective financial analysts and semi-skilled professionals. The internship also seeks to protect the integrity of financial institutions in the country.
The successful candidates will be given the opportunity to acquire knowledge under the supervision of a mentor and will be placed in a division depending on their career targets and qualifications. Interns will perform competency-based tasks and take part in soft skills and technical training programmes.
Who should apply?
Applicants must meet the following minimum eligibility requirements to apply:
- Must be a South African citizen with a valid South African identity documents
- Graduates or have completed Grade 12 with interest in any of the following areas
- Science, Decision Science, Data Analytics
- Accounting, Forensic Accounting
- Economics, Econometrics
- Public Finance, Financial Management
- International Relations
- Information Technology
- Policy Analysis
- Operations Research, Research
- Investment or Portfolio Management
- Risk Management
- Applied Mathematics, Statistics, Mathematics
- Must possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills
- Must not have work experience
- Strong interest in pursuing a career in financial services
What is the selection process?
The FSCA is committed to improving the representation of marginalized sectors and will select candidates based on its Employment Equity Plan. Persons living with disabilities are encouraged to submit an application.
How to Apply
Qualified applicants who wish to push through with the application will need to register an account on the FSCA jobs portal. Make sure to submit the following support documents with your application:
- Updated comprehensive CV
- Certified copies of qualifications
- Certified copy of South African ID
Applicants will need to register an account on FSCA’s job portal. Click here to get started.
Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted for the next phase of the application process.
No deadline for submission of applications has been set as of this posting.
If you have questions not covered by this advert, send an email enquiry to firstname.lastname@example.org or call 0800 20 37 22
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