SEF Graduate Programme 2018

By | March 12, 2018

SEF Graduate Programme 2018

SEF Graduate Programme 2018, SEF Graduate Programme is now open for applications and will be closing on the 31st of August 2018. The SEF Graduate Programme is a 12 month training and development programme aimed at recent graduates with a commitment to the elimination of poverty and a passion for changing the world.

During the Programme successful candidates will have the opportunity to gain hands-on experience within the most famous South African Microfinance Organisation (MFI) and an internationally recognised organisation in the field of microfinance.

Over the first 6 months of the programme Successful candidates will be rotated across various departments within the the organization to give them the opportunity to acquire hands-on experience in all the departments of the organisation.

These will include Operations, Administrations, Finance, Quality Assurance, Training, Human Resources, Research and Development, IT and Management Office.

In the second half of the Graduate Programme the successful candidates will be assigned to one of the department, based on their personal interests and the organisation’s needs.

This will give successful candidates relevant practical exposure to a specific department and allow the candidate to strengthen applicable and useful skills to cover future roles within the organisation.


Degree/Diploma in one of the following:

  • Social Sciences, Business Administration, Economics, Bcom Honours, Statistics, Auditing, Human Resources and IT.


  • Social Sciences, Business Administration, Economics, Bcom Honours, Statistics, Auditing, Human Resources and IT.


– Strong academic record-average of 65% throughout the course
– Excellent written and verbal communication skills
– Good analytical skills
– Ability to work in a team, as well as independently
– Advanced computer literacy-Microsoft Office Package
– The ability to prioritise and multi-task
– Self-confident and self-motivated
– Proven leadership skills and self-starter
– Applicant must be a South African citizen with a valid ID document
– Non-South African citizen with a valid work permit and passport

How to Apply

Applications are to be sent to the email provide below. Include in your email your CV, cover letter and academic transcript.

Location: Tzaneen, South Africa

Closing date: 31 August 2018

Send CV with supporting documents to: