Central Bank of Kenya(CBK) Fresh Graduate Internships,June 2017


Central Bank of Kenya has advertised Internship Program (CBKIP) for fresh graduates who would like to work for the biggest bank in Kenya

In line with the Central Bank’s mandate of maintaining stability and fostering a stable financial system, the Bank launched a CBK Internship Program (CBKIP) that seeks to develop a pool of young talent adequately exposed to central and commercial banking operations. After the planned six (6) months’ internship program, the candidates will be ready to be absorbed in the job market.

Internship Objective

The objective of the CBKIP is to develop young talents to take up immense employment opportunities in the Kenyan Banking and Financial Sector. The Internship Program will also provide an opportunity to gain on- the-job experience, expand knowledge, refine career goals and build professional network, mentors and contacts.

Basic Requirements

  1. A first degree from a recognized university in any of the following disciplines: Finance, Economics, Accounting, Microfinance, Management Sciences, Law or related discipline or a Master’s degree in a relevant field;
  2. Be a Kenyan youth between 21 to 29 years of age; and
  3. Provide recommendation/reference letter from the university attended.

Personal Attributes

  1. Should possess interpersonal and communication skills
  2. Must be goal oriented, dynamic, passionate and self-motivated
  3. Must be a team player and have the ability to solve problems
  4. A person of integrity and a well rounded individual
  5. Should possess strong analytical skills
  6. Must be computer literate.

Application procedure

The Central Bank hereby invites applications from suitably qualified candidates to fill nine (9) positions. Opportunities are currently available in the following areas; Finance, Research and Economics, Strategic Management, Communications and Legal Services. If interested follow the link https://careers.centralbank.go.ke and submit online applications, attaching a duly completed program application form, certified copies of academic certificates, transcripts/documents and a recommendation/reference letter from the learning institution, so as to be received on or before June 23, 2017.

Please Note:

  1. The Bank WILL NOT offer employment after the completion of the program.
  2. INCOMPLETE applications will not be considered; and
  3. Only short listed candidates will be contacted.

The Bank is an equal opportunity employer and canvassing, directly or indirectly, will result to disqualification