DirectAxis Business Graduate Development Programme 2018 – 2019

DirectAxis invites applications for an exciting Business Graduate Development Program, which is  aimed at graduates who want to pursue a career in Analytics, Credit Risk and Compliance. This opportunity allows successful Graduates to acquire hands-on experience that can lead to a successful and dynamic career within these Departments.

DirectAxis, a division of Wesbank under the FirstRand Group, is a ‘direct to consumer’ loan and insurance business.

Duties & Roles

Analysing and summarising complex data and compiling reports
Presenting reports and explaining their implications to managers
Investigating new opportunities to improve production and profitability
Understanding data and translating it into operational and application requirements
Conducting research
Understanding customer behaviour
Understanding market and industry trends impacting company performance
Critically evaluating information gathered from multiple sources
Understanding the basic internet and client/server architectures
Understand, develop and test business processes and systems
Analysing of statistical data
Acquiring basic knowledge of different techniques and strategies used in data optimization and credit risk


A related business or science degree with the intention of pursuing the following careers:
Operational Risk and Compliance
Analytics (business intelligence, data optimization, statistical and mathematical modelling)
Product and business development
Computer literacy in MS Office Suite with strong Excel skills
No experience necessary, however graduates with the right qualifications will be preferred.


Strong business acumen and leadership skills
Good communication and interpersonal skills
Highly organized with excellent attention to detail
Delivery and solution focused
Able to work in a highly change orientated environment
Results driven
Assertive, yet flexible
Tenacious and have excellent follow through
Good decision making skills
Able to meet deadlines and work under pressure

Willingness to learn
High analytical and numerical ability

How to apply

Closing date is 22 September 2016.

Click here to apply online