Mercantile Bank Graduate Programme

Mercantile Bank Graduate Programme

Mercantile Bank is currently recruiting for 7 unemployed graduates who have a Business, Commerce, Banking, or Financial degree, to participate in our Graduate Learnership for 2021.


Applicants must have the following minimum requirements:

  • Be under the age of 30
  • Be able to speak, read and write English
  • Have completed Matric and a Business/ Commercial Degree at a recognized institution
  • Be computer literate
  • Not be permanently employed
  • Not be studying at any other institution
  • Not be enrolled on any other learnership

Job Specification

  • The Mercantile Bank learnership is a 12-month programme.  During the programme the learners will be assigned to various business centres of Mercantile Bank Ltd in the Gauteng area to gain practical work experience
  • Successful candidates will be required to sign a 12-month fixed term employment contract as well as a learnership contract.
  • Learners will receive a learner allowance of R5000.00 per month for the duration of the learnership.
  • Upon successful completion, learners will obtain an Advanced Certificate in Banking (NQF 6).

The Recruitment Process

  • Panel interviews
  • Psychometric assessments for shortlisted candidates
  • The following background checks will be conducted:
  • Register for Employees Dismissed (RED)
  • Credit and criminal record checks
  • Reference checks with previous employers (if applicable)
  • Verification of educational qualifications
  • Proof of South African citizenships

Closing Date: 2 September 2021
Location: Sandton

How To Apply

Apply Online for the Mercantile Bank: Commerce Graduate Learnership Programme 2021