Central Bank of Kenya Internship Program (CBKIP)

Location
Nairobi, Kenya
Salary
0 - 15,000
Posted
11 Apr 2019
Closes
11 Apr 2019
Job role
Accountant
The objective of the CBKIP is to develop young talents to take up immense employment opportunities in the Kenyan Banking and Financial Sector. The Internship Program will also provide an opportunity to gain on- the- job experience, expand knowledge, refine career goals and build professional network, mentors and contacts.
  • Minimum Qualification: Bachelor
  • Experience Level: Volunteer, internship
  • Experience Length: No Experience/Less than 1 year


Job Description

Basic Requirements
  1. A first degree from a recognized university in any of the following disciplines: Finance, Economics, Statistics, Accounting, Micro-Finance, Management or Social Sciences, Law, or related discipline or a Master's degree in a relevant field;
  2. Be a Kenyan youth between 21 to 29 years of age;
  3. Must have graduated within the last 24 months from the closing date of the advertisement and/or awaiting graduation;
  4. Provide a recommendation/reference letter from the university attended; and
  5. Should not have undertaken any other Internship programme or exposed to work experience related to their area of study since graduating.

Personal Attributes
  1. Should possess interpersonal and communication skills;
  2. Must be goal oriented, dynamic, passionate and self-motivated;
  3. Must be a team player and have the ability to solve problems;
  4. A person of integrity;
  5. Must be computer proficient.

Application Procedure

The Central Bank hereby invites applications from qualified candidates for the internship program. Opportunities are currently available in the following functions; Finance, Research and Economics, Strategic Management, Communications and Legal Services. If interested follow the link https://careers.centralbank.go.ke:8443/ and submit online applications, attaching a duly completed program application form, copies of academic certificates, transcripts/documents and a recommendation/reference letter from the learning institution, so as to be received on or before April 23, 2019.

Please Note:
  1. The Bank WILL NOT offer employment after completion of the program. However, applicants who successfully complete the program are allowed to apply for any positions the Bank advertises.
  2. Successful candidates will be required to complete the six months' program without a break so as to fully benefit from the objectives of this key initiative by the Bank.
  3. INCOMPLETE applications will not be considered; and
  4. Only short listed candidates will be contacted.

The Bank is an equal opportunity employer and canvassing, directly or indirectly, will result to disqualification.

Note:
• CBK does not charge any fee at any stage of the recruitment process.
• Any kind of canvassing by applicants will lead to instant disqualification.
• All applications MUST be submitted through the Bank's online recruitment system.

For assistance on how to use the Careers Portal, please call (+254) 020 286 3932/1308/1328 or email recruitment@centralbank.go.ke.