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Nice to work in Central Bank with good ethics and follow timely deadlines as first priority..
Environment is good by collaborating with each other .
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Management of day to day risks. Compilation of risk management registers and risk universe. Compilation of operational risk management assessments. Risk management processes
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Stringent and strict managers who micromanage the most out of you. Constantly busy, no time to relax, feeling underappreciated the list goes on. I can keep going
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everybody worked well together.friendly staff and management.everybody shown the necessary respect for one another.we worked together not just as a team but as a family.all problems concerning the work and fellow staff get sorted out immediately.
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Great benefits and job security. Opportunities to learn locally and internationally. Good brand. Exposure to economic matters irrespective of the field of work.
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Secured company to work for, they value their employees. They have valuable benefits that each employee needs as a person. It’s employees are the best assets
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A great place to work for, great benefits, job security. fun workplace is terms of different team building activity, Christmas lunches, open days with family if you're into that kind of thing.
Pros
canteen with a variety of meals also Wiesenhof on site
Cons
career development does not work for everyone
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SARB is one of the best employers in the country. The employees have a lot of benefits that no company can match. Sadly I had to leave because I was not growing in my career
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a Very good place to work for. The Salary and perks for employees are above average. There are unlimited opportunity for employees to study further for free.
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Integrity, able to further my studies, able to move from one department to another to learn more skills. They also develop their employees for leaders position
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Everybody comes together to meet the reserve bank vision and mission in a very collaborative manner.

The vision and mission are clearly outlined at the beginning of the year.
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I got the opportunity to do my WILP program there and meet everyone on a lively mood, I have learnt so much especially from a bank that people think doesn't have engineering departments. it's culture and environment is amazing, there is room for growth.
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there are limited opportunities for growth to junior stuff within the Bank and they only offered promotions to senior employees.they do offer best internal training opportunities and short courses.
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Good place to work, many fringe benefits. Dynamic and opportunistic learning in this organisation as there is a large cultural and demographic divide in the bank
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Very professional and friendly environment to work at.frienfly staff.open for learning and empowering oneself.lots and lots of opportunities for growth
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Lunch club and fully equiped gym.fairoff dsys
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Long hours
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I provided IT support to Executive management and that taught me how to deal with top management. I enjoyed working there because i was always on my toes and learned new things everyday thus broadening my experience and knowledge.
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I'm learning a lot everyday. It makes me fall more in love with the financial world.The work environment is very good and you get to learner more.You just have to be willing to learner.
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free lunch
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long hours
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The role of Associate Financial Analyst on a typical day involved responding to applications received from banks on behalf of their clients, involving cross border transactions. Our team also had to meet bank representatives and other stakeholders to discuss existing policy and challenges surrounding same.
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Being exposed to all economic participants.
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I started my AML/CFT career at the South African Reserve Bank, which provided me with the necessary foundation required for the applying AML/CFT application in the banking industry. Management empowered subordinates and there was sufficient room fro growth.
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Good benefits like medical aid and pension contributions from employer
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many older people employed here
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It was a great experience for me to have been deployed to do my training at the Bank. The culture, the staff and the environment was beautiful. There is room for growth within as there are multiple departments. Management is understanding and supportive, interaction with different personalities and exposure in other departments was informative and helped me to grow professionally.
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Free lunches, in the presence of high class people
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The working hours are flexible and suitable to all
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This must surely be the best company in South Africa to work for,the management from the CEO downward are all ivolved in the daily running of the company
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4,3
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