The most important investment you'll ever make: Your Future

Choosing a career with Nedbank Capital is the smart option for up and coming professionals seeking to develop their individual capacities whilst at the same time shaping the future of investment banking.

Career advancement at Nedbank Capital

As a forward thinking investment bank, Nedbank Capital prides itself on its informed, enthusiastic and highly skilled employees. To that end, we ensure that our staff members have every opportunity to advance themselves. 

We encourage progress by generously rewarding performance. Employees are provided with feedback and guidance during a once monthly performance review with their manager, to ensure they are recognised for their contributions and made aware of their potential for improvement.

Nedbank Capital offers opportunities for career advancement in the following fields:

  • Investment Banking, which provides advisory services and capital raising through debt and equity.
  • Global Markets, which provides the full spectrum of multidisciplinary equity, foreign exchange, fixed-income commodities and credit solutions.
  • Treasury, which ensures that the bank is optimally funded and has sufficient liquidity to meet its obligations by receiving deposits from clients.
  • Professional Business Services, which comprises Finance and Operations, Human Resources, Information Technology and Projects, and Strategy and Marketing.
  • Risk Management, where understanding, measuring and managing risk are central to everything we do. Primary areas include Legal and Credit.
  • Compliance and Governance, which monitors and implements legislation and regulations governing the financial sector and ensures that we operate with integrity and transparency.

A challenging and exhilarating place to work, Nedbank Capital fosters a culture of innovation and provides a platform from which our staff can advance their thinking and refine their skills. As a leader in the investment banking arena, we offer potential employees the chance to take part in some of the biggest deals in the sector.

Graduate Development Programme

Nedbank Capital's Graduate Development Programme begins with an intensive six-week introduction to the workings of full spectrum investment banking. The programme enables the trainees to gain insight into the world of investment banking, and to then make informed decisions about their future career paths. Our training programmes are supervised by the renowned Netherlands-based financial learning and development agency, Oxyor.

After the six-week programme, graduates begin studying towards the Advanced Certificate in Banking Services (NQF Level 6) through Milpark Business School. Throughout the programme, graduates are supported through various mentorship and coaching initiatives.

Graduate requirements

Applicants are required to be in their final year of study towards one of the following qualifications:

  • BCom (Hons) – Accounting, Finance, Mathematics and Statistics, Financial Engineering, Marketing, Internal Auditing, Risk Management
  • BBus Sc – all disciplines
  • BSc Eng – Electrical, Mechanical, Mining, Civil
  • BSc Agr Sc
  • LLB

Feel valued – at Nedbank Capital, you are. 

Informing every decision we make at Nedbank Capital are our core values of integrity, respect, accountability, innovation and people-centred customer service. We value friendly and receptive personalities and encourage individual expression tempered by a consideration for and respect of others. We‘re committed to upholding the principles of diversity and transformation and creating an inclusive and eclectic workplace, where diverse ideas can be integrated into optimal investment banking solutions. 

Nedbank Capital is different in that it’s only 10 years old. It is young and growing and has the appetite to let people try new things. We provide a fresh, exciting place to develop talent.

Brian Kennedy

Group Managing Executive: Nedbank Capital

Nedbank Capital was a great place to start my career. The people are always willing to share their knowledge and personal experience and help is always at hand. The opportunities that have arisen have allowed me to develop both professionally and personally.

Shana Ristic-Regine

Associate: Metals

It's this freedom to think and transact outside the box that makes Nedbank Capital different.

Moss Brickman

Head: Credit and International Derivatives

It can be challenging to make decisions about your career when you have just graduated, but Nedbank Capital's Graduate Programme provided a great deal of support.

James Barker

Executive Assistant to the Managing Executive: Nedbank Capital

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