ABSA Learnership Programme 2023

Our Learnership offers you the opportunity to work within high performing teams that are situated within the core of the Finance Management function.

It is aimed at unemployed, degreed individuals that are passionate about a career in the Banking Industry, coupled with the drive to grow and develop within a thriving and challenging corporate environment.

The program is run over a 12-month period, over which Learners will also complete a NQF Level 5 qualification that is funded by Absa. In addition, Learners will also receive a basic monthly stipend.


Opportunities available, but not limited to, the following core Finance Functions:

  • Group Procurement
  • Group Secretariat
  • Group Centre Finance
  • Product Control Group
  • Tax
  • Chief Operating Office
  • Financial Control


Essential requirements:

  • Matric

NQF Level 7 or 8 qualification within the following disciplines:

  • Accounting
  • Economics
  • Finance
  • Law
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Logistics
  • Information Management
  • Administration
  • Tax
  • Management Sciences
  • Mathematics
  • Statistics
  • Risk Management


English: read, write, speak

Applicants must NOT be permanently employed and may not have more than 1 year’s relevant work experience

Proficient in Microsoft Suite of Applications

Applicants cannot be registered with another Learnership

Applicants MUST be South African citizens


Checks that will be performed:

  • Full credit checks
  • Full criminal checks
  • Previous references
  • Dismissal history


Documentation required:

  • Detailed CV with contactable references
  • Certified copy of ID
  • Certified copy of all certificates (incl. Matric) and qualifications
  • Full academic transcripts
  • Proof of address not older than 3 months