Old Mutual Profile
Old Mutual is well-known as a premier financial service groups that provides a great deal and variety of services that are custom-made to give you the best solutions with whatever money-related issues that you might have at the moment. With offices based in Africa, Old Mutual has expanded their operations to as many as 17 countries all over the world. Some of the financial services that are currently being offered by Old Mutual are Banking and Lending, Property and Casualty, Asset Management, and Life and Savings. It’s no wonder why Old Mutual has become an everyday favorite within the general African society. Not only is it a domestic company, meaning that it understands that daily struggles of their citizens, but they have an extensive portfolio of services that are able to accommodate the dynamic changes taking place within the financial sector.
The company runs its business under their purpose: “Championing Mutually Positive Futures Every Day”. Since Old Mutual is expected to come face-to-face with their customers, the only ways to give them a satisfactory customer experience, is to build a strong staff of employees that are capable of providing great experience for their clients. In order to achieve their purpose, Old Mutual dedicates itself to creating a financial services company that can create great positive impacts in South Africa as well as the rest of the African continent. Through strong, strategic networking strategies, and at tremendous company track record, hopefully, Old Mutual is able to succeed as a leading champion of the African financial services industry.
About Old Mutual Graduate Accelerated Programme 2020
The Old Mutual Graduate Accelerated Programme 2020 is an opportunity that’s designed to seek out potential young individuals with the right amount of leadership capabilities to take part in the Old Mutual company as interns. Through the entire duration of the course, selected interns will be given the key duties of being involved in several company projects, as well as on-site mentorship conducted by the supervisors.
Just like the overall mission of the company, the Old Mutual Graduate Accelerated Programme is conduced as a means for individuals to develop their business skills and work competencies. Working for Old Mutual is not merely just a corporate, 9 to 5 job – it is a chance for you to unlock your inner potential and push yourself out from your comfort zones. In a working environment that promotes the spirit of learning and constantly pursuing knowledge, Old Mutual is the company for like-minded people who would like to achieve greatness.
As of now, the Old Mutual Graduate Accelerated Programme is open for students who are pursuing any of these following courses:
- Commerce, Finance & Business Science (incl. Accounting, Finance, Investments, Auditing & Tax)
- Information Technology/Computer Science
- Agricultural Sciences
- Maths and Stats
- Investment Management
- Risk Management
Selected interns will be required to sign an 18-month agreement. In addition, graduates of the programme will be asked to officially join the Old Mutual company each year on the 1st of February. More information about the company can be accessed through the official Old Mutual website.
Old Mutual Graduate Accelerated Programme Value
Joining the Old Mutual Graduate Accelerated Programme comes with a lot of benefits! Being part of a company that’s dedicated to shaping your future career path in Old Mutual is going to help you in a lot of ways, especially if you still have a vague picture of what your career ambitions are. Being under an inclusive and diverse community that will listen to your opinions and in turn, have you engage yourself in their workplace, is going to give you a sense of respect amongst the rest of your working peers in this graduate programme.
Besides the 18-month contract, all selected interns will be given access to numerous opportunities, such as:
- Provided mentorship from experienced coaches
- Being able to take part in the Old Mutual Learning & Development Centre of Excellence
- Able to take part in both national and international events
- Able to participate in the Old Mutual Foundation.
Old Mutual Graduate Accelerated Programme Requirements
To sign up for the Old Mutual Graduate Acceleration Programme, there are several items that need to be cross checked from your qualifications. This is to ensure that all incoming candidates already have the necessary basic capacities so that they will have an easier time catching up with the dynamic work flow of Old Mutual. While not being able to meet all of these qualifications may not result in immediate disqualification, fulfilling all of these eligibility criteria sure does give you the upper hand throughout the application procedure. Make sure that Old Mutual is the right company for you by visiting its website.
The Old Mutual Graduate Accelerated Programme Requirements are:
- Recognized as an official South African citizen
- Not older than 27 years old
- Has finished or is currently finishing up their 3rd-yeard degrees or postgraduate studies in a well-accredited national university
- Has an average academic score of at least 65% during the last year of their studies
- Being available for relocation to Cape Town or Johannesburg (if required.)
How to Apply Old Mutual Graduate Accelerated Programme 2020
The Old Mutual Graduate Accelerated Programme is entailed with a systematic six-part application process. Since there are different phases within the application procedure, all candidates must pay attention to all of them. Please be informed that the application is open two times on a yearly basis. For further reference, you can access the official Old Mutual Graduate Accelerated Programme brochure here. To summarize, the application procedure are as listed below:
- Phase 1: Online application submissions – must include valid copies of your ID, academic results, qualifications or certificates, and your most recently-updated Curriculum Vitae
- Phase 2: Selected participants must take part in an online psychometric assessment
- Phase 3: Conducted interviews at the Old Mutual company
- Phase 4: Credit and criminal risk assessments
- Phase 5: Employment contract is given out to selected candidates
- Phase 6: Graduate Trainees will start their programme during February.
Old Mutual Contact Details
Jan Smuts Drive
Cape Town, South Africa
Mail Address: –
Phone: +27 86 050 6070
Reference: Old Mutual; Author: Larxsati; Editor: Melisa; Image: oldmutual.co.za.