Strate plays a vital role in South Africa’s financial sector by securely managing the legal digital records of securities ownership. This function is enabled through comprehensive registry, settlement, and asset services. Additionally, Strate facilitates the advantageous reuse of securities to bolster the South African economy. Serving as the primary central securities depository in the country, Strate also operates as the central collateral platform.
For over two decades, Strate has been an integral component of the South African financial market ecosystem. Its significance is recognized both locally and internationally as a distinguished Financial Market Infrastructure (FMI). Strate’s responsibilities encompass delivering essential services that contribute to the smooth functioning of the South African financial market, ensuring its efficiency and effectiveness.
About the Strate Finance Learnership 2023
Strate is giving candidates the chance to learn new knowledge and skills within the professional Finance field under the company’s beneficial learnership. The Strate Finance Learnership presents a remarkable opportunity designed to provide you with a solid groundwork in this field. Over the course of the program’s duration, you will engage with a meticulously designed curriculum that seamlessly integrates theoretical evaluations with hands-on practical experiences, all of which will be conducted within an authentic corporate environment.
The Strate Finance Learnership duties include the following:
- Manage the monthly billing process, which includes generating and distributing invoices, along with sending out statements.
- Handle manual invoicing tasks, including adhoc and LEI invoices.
- Oversee the completion of the customer refunds process.
- Process credit notes efficiently.
- Record all information related to investment and current bank accounts accurately.
- Contribute to analyzing revenue discrepancies against the budget and forecast.
- Daily entry of requisitions for allocated divisions into Sage X3.
- Perform invoicing and receipting based on Purchase Orders.
- Gather necessary supporting documentation for credit card transactions.
- Input credit card statement transactions into Sage X3.
- Assist in reconciling creditors’ accounts.
- Capture cash book transactions with precision.
- Participate in creating monthly expense accruals.
- Contribute to compiling the Operating Expenditure analysis.
- Record credit card transactions meticulously in Sage X3.
- Address vendor queries in a timely manner.
- Prepare the monthly investment dashboard.
- Collect relevant fact sheets to update the quarterly investment committee report.
- Aid in preparing the monthly reports for individual divisions.
- Contribute to the implementation of the Wear and Tear Register and subsequently perform monthly reconciliations to the accounting register.
- Assist with gathering information for the R&D audit.
- Participate in the Strate Charity Shares audit.
- Support the verification of divisional reports onto Power BI.
- Help with budget data entry on TM1.
- Ensure the completion of the Stats SA quarterly reports.
- Conduct research tasks as needed.
- Set up journals and organize month-end files.
For application purposes, please kindly take note of the Strate Finance Learnership 2023’s Reference Number: strat_000093.
Do you believe you possess the qualities necessary to enroll in the Strate Finance Learnership? Ensure that you submit your application promptly! Before proceeding, however, it’s important to review the program’s eligibility requirements. These criteria will ascertain whether you are well-suited for the role. To assess your qualifications, take a look at the eligibility criteria provided below. If you aim to enhance your likelihood of success, it’s recommended that you fulfill all the conditions outlined in the list below.
The Strate Finance Learnership Eligibility Criteria are as follows:
- Attain a Grade 12 or an equivalent qualification
- Possess a preferred degree in Accounting and/or BCom
- Demonstrate analytical and conceptual thinking capabilities
- Show attention to detail
- Apply logical reasoning skills
- Display excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
- Exhibit documentation skills
- Have proficiency in advanced Excel skills.
Apply online: Strate Finance Learnership 2023.
For accessing the provided web address on your computer, it is highly recommended to opt for Google Chrome as your internet browser (refer to the information above).
Alternatively, you can also make use of your mobile phone for submitting your application instead of a computer, as this approach offers much greater convenience. If you have an Android operating system on your mobile device, you can utilize Google Chrome as your internet browser. No need to install any additional browsers on your phone since Google Chrome comes pre-installed on devices running the Android operating system.
Prior to submitting their applications, candidates must establish a personal account on the application portal. This account will need to be accessed throughout the entirety of the registration process for this course.
When you submit your applications, you are granting permission to the selection committee to use your personal information for the purpose of enrolling you in the event. This might encompass details like your name, address, and email address.
To ensure the authenticity of the applications submitted by candidates, these submissions will undergo a series of supplementary screening and verification stages. Should it be uncovered that any part of an applicant’s documentation has been misrepresented, that applicant will be disqualified from participating in the registration process.
Applicants are required to send in their applications through the website linked above. Any materials submitted through alternative methods, such as hand delivery or fax, will not be considered by the selection committee responsible for choosing recipients.
Applications for the Strate Finance Learnership must be submitted before the closing date on 25 August 2023.
You can ensure the security of your application by registering promptly. Yet, this doesn’t assure instant success; rather, it aims to provide you with a solid footing throughout the recruitment process.
Incomplete applications will not receive acceptance from the selection committee. Applications submitted after the deadline will not be taken into account. Any submissions received after the deadline, regardless of their content, will be disregarded without further review.
Strate holds the authority to extend or decline job offers to any individual at its sole and complete discretion. The decisions of the selection committee are conclusive and hold sway over all parties involved in the process.