BBA, BCom:Graduate Trainee Opportunity at Coronation

Coronation Fund Managers has a (12 month Graduate Trainee Programme) in Cape Town


  • BBA, BCom, BCom Hons, BBusSc or any related field from an accredited institution
  • Most Important Attribute: Attention to detail and accuracy
  • Systems Knowledge: Advanced skills in MS Word, Outlook, and Excel.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • The Graduate Trainee will be expected to assist the COO/CFO in his day to day activities including anticipating and correctly interpreting the COO/CFO’s requirements in terms of process management, project work and data management.
  • Transfer Agency (Unit Trusts )
  • Processing unit trust applications, debit orders, purchases and redemptions, advisor fees and Finswitch process. System training on both Silica and Finstream.
  • Accounting aspect of Unit Trusts. Daily bank and unit reconciliations.
  • Trade Confirmations/Transitions/ Decalog Support.
  • Bank/Scrip Reconciliations.
  • The set-up of both local and international instruments on the investment systems, Decalog/InvestOne.
  • Instrument Pricing.
  • Corporate Events.
  • Fund Accounting
  • Alternate /Hedge Funds Process for the daily fund update and month-end NAV calculations.
  • Private Equity Valuation process for private equity funds.
  • The Graduate Trainee will use all information gathered during the year to further assist the level of support that is provided to the COO/CFO.
  • The Graduate Trainee will use the remaining two months of the programme to consolidate his/her learning and engage with: (Human Resources, Finance, Marketing & Corporate and Private Clients)


  • Attention to detail
  • Accuracy
  • Strong numerical skills
  • Ability to meet deadlines
  • Good time management skills
  • Proactive and able to use own initiative
  • Hard worker
  • Disciplined
  • Eager to learn and grow within the Asset management industry
  • Good client servicing skills – being able to deal with various personalities

How to apply

Click here to apply online