Learner: Client Service Division
Date Posted: 08-Jan-2021
Location: Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
Company: Sanlam Group
Who are we? Sanlam Developing Markets (SDM) (a wholly-owned subsidiary of Sanlam Life Limited) is one of the top financial services providers in the South African entry-level and emerging middle market. It aims to understand the unique requirements of clients and offers a wide range of simple and affordable financial solutions that cover needs such as funeral insurance, savings for education, life cover and personal accident plans. In terms of the Sanlam Group Governance Policy, SDM is managed by the SA Retail Mass cluster, which is part of the Sanlam Life and Savings cluster within the Sanlam Group. There are four businesses within the SA Retail Mass cluster, namely; Group Benefits, Individual Life, Safrican Insurance and African Rainbow Life.
What will you do? SA Retail Mass cluster offers a unique opportunity for young, enthusiastic and energetic persons from the designated groups to gain practical working experience in a corporate environment. The learnership programme is aimed at matriculants and offers:
A 12-month contract
A monthly stipend
On the job training and assessment
FETC Long Term Insurance Qualification
Continuous coaching and mentoring
What will you do:
Acquire knowledge of company products, services and operational processes and systems
Complete practical onsite training
Fill out logbooks for workplace-based learning
Pass and complete the required level in formative and summative assessments
Carry out tasks and duties as contracted with your manager
What will make you successful in this role?
Applicants must be South African citizens
Not be currently employed
Be aged between 18 and 34 years
Not have completed a previous learnership
Be willing to commit to complete the 12-month programme
Qualification and Experience Grade 12
Knowledge and Skills Processing transactions and conduct simple calculations Data collection and analysis Record keeping, filing and maintenance of databases Maintain work standards and quality verification
Personal Attributes Plans and aligns - Contributing dependently Communicates effectively - Contributing dependently Action orientated - Contributing dependently Optimises work processes - Contributing dependently
Build a successful career with us We’re all about building strong, lasting relationships with our employees. We know that you have hopes for your future – your career, your personal development and of achieving great things. We pride ourselves in helping our employees to realise their worth. Through its business clusters – Sanlam Personal Finance, Sanlam Emerging Markets, Sanlam Investments, Sanlam Corporate, Santam, Miway, as well as the Group Office – the group provides many opportunities for growth and development.
Core Competencies Being resilient - Contributing dependently Customer focus - Contributing dependently Collaborates - Contributing dependently Cultivates innovation - Contributing dependently Drives results - Contributing dependently
Turnaround time The shortlisting process will only start once the application due date has been reached. The time taken to complete this process will depend on how far you progress and the availability of managers.
Our commitment to transformation 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.