It’s all happening at Absa

We’re the financial company for big career ambitions. We distinguish ourselves:

  • from international banks by operating a bank with deep African insights from our local operations
  • from local and regional banks through our access to international technologies and products and our ability to connect our customers and clients seamlessly to international markets
  • by embodying Shared Growth as a business ethos and sustainable way of conducting business

We employ people from a diversity of backgrounds and cater for various professions and fields from corporate bankers, actuaries, lawyers and researchers to creative designers, innovators and many more.

Why join our thriving organisation?
Our culture

An inclusive and diverse culture that is entrepreneurial, innovative, with a deep sense of ownership and a shared purpose and identity.

We are people-centric

The best environment and opportunities for top talent to thrive.

We re-orientate around the customer

Outcome focused, customer obsessed and digital.

Quality service is central to our growth. To retain and acquire customers, we have to remain relevant by offering innovative and cost effective products and solutions.

We empower ownership                          

Distributed leadership at all levels of the organisation.


A range of exciting opportunities

Business banking

Our size and reach allow us to help businesses of all scales and in all sectors. This includes small enterprises, which play a crucial role in job creation and growth.
Depending on the territory, we offer a comprehensive range of commercial banking products and specialised services, ranging from off-the-shelf transactional products to complex customised financial solutions for commercial customers.

Corporate banking

We provide advice and services for the corporate sector. We are proud of our role in the developments and decisions that help shape the continent. Through our people, products and services in 12 countries around Africa, our aim is to be the most trusted financial partner for our clients.

Investment banking

With expertise and experience in investing, we provide comprehensive financial advisory, capital-raising, financing and risk management services to corporations, governments and financial institutions.

Personal banking

Our exceptional range of personal banking services across Africa, offers a vast network of branches, products and services to make day-to-day banking easier and accessible. Depending on the territory, we can provide phone and online banking, mortgages, insurance products, investment advice and loans.

Private banking

As a rewarding experience for high-net-worth individuals, our preferential banking services give additional security and confidence to individuals with high earnings, as well as access to seamless priority banking and a dedicated account manager. We offer two levels of membership that provide different benefits and exclusive experiences and opportunities.

Wealth management

Our wealth and investment management division provides international and private banking, investment management, fiduciary services and brokerage to private and intermediary clients.

Support functions

Besides traditional banking products and services there are a host of support functions necessary. We offer opportunities in areas as diverse as legal, compliance, digital design, project management and more.