Asset & Resource Management Holding Company (ARM) is inviting suitably qualified Nigerian undergraduates to apply to its Young Talent Programme, its annual internship summer program for university students. The ARM Young Talent Programme (AYTP) is an 8-week internship programme designed to provide exemplary university students with the opportunity to develop an early career at ARM through exposure to meaningful assignments that offer opportunities to gain real-world experience.
The programme is split into four (4) weeks of group-based project work, and four (4) weeks work experience in specific units within the firm. Each year, the programme gives the interns the opportunity to choose where they would like to be placed for their final 4 weeks of work experience. At the end of the programme, interns are also required to write a report and give a presentation on a project topic in order to assess their suitability. The preferred areas of job interest include information technology, data analytics, digital transformation, financial control, research and investment management, among others.
Why you should apply
The AYTP offers interns good learning opportunities, via practical work experience prior to entry into the labour market or for career progression. The AYTP allows ARM tackle some of the challenges relating to capacity building, by facilitating the creation and provision of possible employment opportunities for interns upon obtaining their University degree and completion of their internship programme with the firm. In addition to working with the best people in the industry, interns are provided with comprehensive training in an environment which is geared towards learning, and are exposed to real life business projects, transactions and company initiatives. In addition to developing technical skills and experience, the AYTP provides interns the opportunity to develop interpersonal skills through networking with other interns, current employees and clients.
The programme is a great chance to get your career started at a leading investment management firm and gain some valuable work experience. Successful participation could invariably lead to full-time professional employment with the firm or an exclusive scholarship offer to study for a postgraduate degree under company’s “Robert Akinjewe Scholarship Fund” Career Fulfilment.
- Be a university undergraduate
- Have completed at least two years of their degree
- Be on track for a First class or Second Class Upper degree or equivalent
- Be available to resume in June 2023, if successful
Desired skills and experience
ARM seek high quality students from all disciplines that possess:
- Great communication skills (both written and oral)
- Analytical and logical reasoning skills
- Strong interpersonal and relationship building skills
- Collaborative skill
- Ability to think creatively and to be innovative
- Ability to work in a fast-paced challenging environment
How to apply and application deadline
Interest applicants should apply through the application portal here. Application deadline is 13th March 2023.