risk and audit intern

at Sanlam
Location Johannesburg, South Africa
Date Posted Nov 14, 2019
Category Accounting Finance Jobs
Job Type Internship


Sanlam is one of the leading financial services providers in the South African entry-level market. We’re in the business of planning for tomorrow. The never-ending pursuit of meticulously crafting our clients’ futures. We do this by truly appreciating the value of money and turning the materials we’re given into something more.  It’s our trade and it is something we are passionate about. It’s what makes us Wealthsmiths™.


As Wealthsmiths™ we believe in creating and cultivating a positive, energised working environment that gives you every opportunity to achieve success. Sanlam is committed to transformation and embracing diversity. This commitment is what drives us to achieve a diverse workplace with employment equity as a key goal to create an inclusive workforce, representative of the demographics of our society as well as people with disabilities.


Sanlam Values

The ability to demonstrate, understanding and apply our Sanlam values is embedded in all roles.  Applicants must exhibit their commitment to the values as part of the application process.

  • Lead with courage
  • Serve with pride
  • Care because we respect each other
  • Act with integrity & accountability
  • Grow value through innovation & superior performance
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’s in it for me?

    Sanlam Sky offers a unique opportunity for young, enthusiastic and energetic persons from the designated groups to gain practical working experience in a corporate environment. The Internship programme is aimed at graduates and/or postgraduates and offers:

  • A 12-month contract
  • A monthly allowance
  • On the job training and assessment
  • Continuous coaching and mentoring
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 internship
  • Be willing to commit to complete the 12-month programme

Qualification & experience


  • Matric
  • A relevant 3 year BCom Degree
Personal Qualities
  • Being resilient
  • Collaborates
  • Cultivates innovation
  • Customer focus
  • Drives results
  • Communicates effectively
  • Demonstrates self-awareness
  • Plans and aligns
  • Optimises work processes
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