Citibank Nigeria Limited, the leading global
financial services company, provides consumers,
corporations, governments and institutions with a broad range of financial products and services. We are recruiting the file the positions started below:
Job Title: Graduate Trainee Analyst
Job ID: 80001783
You’re the brains behind our work.
You’re ready to bring your knowledge from the
classroom to the boardroom, and Citi wants to
help you get there. Whether it’s honing your skills
or building your network, we know that success
can’t come without growth. Our programs equip
you with the knowledge and training you need to
play a valuable role on your team, and establish a
long-term career here. At Citi, we value internal
mobility, and career growth is not a question of if,
Citi’s Middle East and Africa regional business is
looking for full-time Analysts to join the team in
various locations across the region.
The Analyst Programme begins in August with a 4-
week training Programme in Johannesburg. Formal
training begins with an orientation and induction
sessions providing an overview of Citi, followed by
classroom training sessions. Analysts have the
opportunity to meet representatives from the
teams that make up the Banking, TTS, Operations
and Risk divisions.
The classroom training program is followed by 4 x
3-month rotations across various functions of Citi,
including Treasury and Trade Solutions, Corporate
Bank and Operations. In some countries analysts
have a rotation in Risk, in others this will be
replaced with another business area.
Your time here will look something like this…
The jobs that you will do and the responsibilities
that you will be given will be as varied as your
rotations. Below are some examples of the tasks
the analyst may be performing during their
rotations. These are only examples – you will also
often find yourself working on unique projects and
Source and create pitch and marketing material,
liaising with product partners and the Bankers.
Maintain regular and frequent dialogue with
product partners to assist with relationship
Assist in managing the Corporate Banking
relationship infrastructure, including approvals
Produce and update client plans in conjunction
with product partners and bankers.
Collaborate within the team to manage the
portfolio and individual client risk.
Interact with Citi’s network around the region
Develop an understanding of the cash, trade and
sales products and processes
Track market developments across the region and
share geopolitical, economic and banking industry
trends that may affect the business with a
Prepare and analyse financials while ensuring
actuals and run-rated projections meet the
Liaise with partners across TTS to capture key
client and product pipelines/wins are to be
showcased in business reviews
Develop an understanding of and be able to apply
at an analyst level: Risk reporting, spreading, risk
ratings, Corporate/FI/public sector Credit Analysis
writing, stress testing.
Understanding projections, scenarios,
assumptions and variance analysis.
Reading and interpreting cash flow statements,
balance sheet, income statements etc
Taking part in client calls / site visits.
Understanding regulatory requirements and
impact on the organization
Develop a good understanding and appreciation of
the operations processes. Understand the
functions carried out within the subunits of
Analyse volumes, address & resolve issues,
identify wasteful activities and suggest
improvements that can save cost/time/improve
Understand workflow, key controls and key risks
linked to various products. Accurately evaluate
risks as they relate to key business objectives.
Assess the effectiveness of key controls.
Develop an understanding of the impact of
regulatory and financial impacts on the
We provide you with the knowledge and skills you
need to succeed.
During your training program in Johannesburg you
will receive an in-depth education on a variety of
topics to learn the fundamentals of the Analyst
role and introduce you to Citi’s culture. So
whatever your degree is in we will give you the
training you need to excel. By the end of the
program, analysts will have the opportunity to take
advantage of internal mobility opportunities.
We want to hear from you if…
You are in your final year of University or have
You have a 2:1, a GPA above 3.0 out of 4.0 or
equivalent in any degree discipline
You have an Interest in business
You are fluent in both English. Fluency in the
local language is required in some countries.
You have completed your 1 Year National Service
Who we think will be a great fit…
A dedication to learning and a true passion for the
business are vital. As industries all over the globe
continue to restructure and grow, we are hiring
professionals who have a global perspective on the
future of banking, and want to make an impact on
the corporate level. We value diversity and so do
you. We’ll also be looking for the following:
Commitment to personal growth and career
development, a strong desire to learn, and
success in team environments
Intellectual curiosity and proactive approach to
searching for new and creative ideas
Strong communication, planning, and
Desire to develop a deep understanding of the
Unquestioned commitment to integrity ethical
Interest in business We will recruit on rolling
basis, and therefore encourage you to Apply promptly
How to Apply:
Interested and qualified candidates should Click Here to apply