MMI Holdings Limited (MMI) is a South African based financial services group listed on the South African stock exchange, the JSE. The core businesses of MMI are long and short-term insurance, asset management, savings, investment, health care administration and employee benefits. These product and service solutions are provided to all market segments through operating brands Metropolitan and Momentum.
Metropolitan is one of the oldest financial services brands in South Africa. With a 116 year legacy of serving the communities in which it operates, Metropolitan represents true empowerment in serving Africa’s people through affordable financial solutions that create financial growth and security.
Metropolitan operates in South Africa, but the brand is also present in 12 African countries including, Namibia, Botswana, Kenya, Ghana, Nigeria, Lesotho, and Swaziland.
Metropolitan provides financial wellness solutions that meet the needs of low income clients, including funeral insurance, health, savings, hospital cash-back cover, retirement solutions and life insurance.
An exciting opportunity exists within Metropolitan Wellness for a self-motivated and driven individuals to take up the challenge of Graduate Internship in a demanding yet exciting environment.
The programme is a work based learning programme that assists graduates to prepare for the workplace and promotes access to increased employment opportunities within the Medical Aid Administration and Insurance industry.
We need FOUR graduates who have completed Bachelor’s Degrees in:
and/or Social Sciences
WHAT YOU'RE GOING TO DO
Acquiring the relevant practical experience and knowledge of Company products
Demonstrating skills in using Company systems and showing understanding of the operational processes
Displaying a willingness to learn corporate values and technicalities and timeous completion of logbooks for workplace based learning
Demonstrating commitment to working in the Medical Aid Administration and Insurance industry and attending all identified courses
Providing project management support to the Metropolitan Wellness
Developing specialised project support systems and implementation plans for specific workplace projects within prescribed time frames
Maintaining and ensuring good relations with all stakeholders regarding operational projects in order to deliver on project deliverables
Excellent problem solving and negotiation skills
Good organisational and time management skills
Good planning and prioritising abilities
The ability to be flexible to the demands of the department
The ability to work independently and under pressure
Client services orientated
The ability to work in a team and individually
WE'RE LOOKING FOR SOMEONE WITH
Bachelor’s Degree in Project Management, Business Administration and/or Social Sciences
Should not be studying fulltime for the duration of the Programme
Be available full-time from 1 March 2017 to 28 February 2018
South African citizen between the ages of 20 and 35 years
Computer Literate (MS Office)
Excellent communication and report writing skills
Must be able to commute to workplace on their own
A good working knowledge of the health and wellness industry will be an advantage
MORE POINTS TO PONDER
Pyschometric assessments will be part of the selection criteria
Should you not be contacted within two weeks, please consider your application unsuccessful
We reserve the right not to fill the vacancy
Please note that this position is not open to Recruitment Agencies
Shortlisted candidates will be subject to the following statutory checks:
The successful candidates will be based at out offices in Bellville and Braamfontein
Only on-line applications submitted via our careers page will be considered.
Internal Team Members must inform their manager of their application. Your manager must be aware of and support your application.
Please submit your application via our Careers page on www.mmiholdings.co.za
To apply, please follow the official system application process and get in touch with the PeopleSoft Helpdesk (021 940 5169) if you need further assistance.
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firstname.lastname@example.org (The purpose for this email address is solely for queries regarding the advertised position and no emailed CV's will be accepted. Only online applications submitted via our Careers page will be considered.)
All positions will be filled in accordance with our Employment Equity policy.
We also encourage people with disabilities to apply.