Old Mutual is calling on suitable individuals who would be interested in sending in their application and possibly qualify financial support through the company’s Actuarial Bursary Programme.
Founded in South Africa in 1845, Old Mutual is an investment, insurance, savings and banking company with offices operating all across the African continent and around the world. As a premium financial services group, Old Mutual Limited provides investment, life assurance, savings, personal insurance solutions, and banking and property solutions.
At present, Old Mutual has a workforce of 30,000 employees and operates across 14 countries. In 2017, the company served a customer base of over 12 million and with operational funds amounting to R1.2 trillion. It currently trades in the Zimbabwe, Namibia, London and Johannesburg Stock Exchanges.
Old Mutual Actuarial Bursary Programme
The Old Mutual Actuarial Bursary offering is available to eligible and high potential students who are pursuing a qualification in Actuarial studies. As bursars, the successful candidates will receive the following benefits:
- Full tuition fee coverage
- General fees, books fees
- Performance incentives
- Emotional and academic counselling
- Vacation work and networking opportunities during the second year of studies
In addition, candidates will be offered employment at the end of their university studies, coaching from a qualified and well-experienced actuary and an in-house rotation programme.
Who should apply?
Aspiring bursars will need to comply with these initial requirements in order to be considered:
- A South African national
- Must be an A student in Maths (not Maths Literacy) and received Bs in all other subjects during Matric
- Must be taking up studies in the following higher education institutions
- University of Stellenbosch
- University of Cape Town
- University of Pretoria
- University of Witwatersrand
How do I apply
Eligible applicants who wish to pursue this bursary opportunity will need to register an account on Old Mutual’s recruitment portal. Click here to access the page.
Old Mutual reserves the right to discontinue the advert at any time it may deem necessary.
The deadline for submission of applications is on 30 June 2020.
For enquiries and technical issues experienced during the application process, send an email to iRecruitment@oldmutual.com.
Click the link to view a copy of the Old Mutual Actuarial Bursary Programme 2021 advert.