Apply for the First Bank Pan-African Graduate Trainee Programme

In terms of total assets and gross earnings, First Bank of Nigeria Limited (FirstBank) is the biggest financial services provider in Nigeria. FirstBank has over 750 branches and over 10 million customer accounts, offering a wide range of personal and business financial services. The Bank is present throughout the world through its representative offices in Johannesburg, Beijing, and Abu Dhabi, as well as its subsidiaries FBN Bank (UK) Limited in London and Paris, FBNBank DRC, FBNBank Ghana, FBNBank Gambia, FBNBank Guinea, FBNBank Sierra-Leone, and FBNBank Senegal. FirstBank has steadily developed relationships with clients by emphasizing the principles of sound corporate governance, robust liquidity, risk management, and leadership since the company’s founding in 1894. Over time, the Bank has taken the lead in financing private investments for the development of Nigerian infrastructure.

Through major involvement in the Federal Government’s privatization and commercialization plans, the Bank has over the years led the financing of private investment in infrastructure development in the Nigerian economy. FirstBank offers a world-class brand that is competitive internationally and a reliable financial partner to potential investors who want to investigate the numerous business opportunities in Nigeria. The Bank has received recognition as “The Best Bank Brand in Nigeria” four times in a row (2011, 2012, 2013, 2014) from the Financial Times Group’s internationally recognized “The Banker Magazine.” Additionally, the Bank was voted “Most Innovative Bank in Africa” in the 2014 EMEA Finance African Banking Awards.

In line with its brand vision, “To be the partner of first choice in building your future,” FirstBank is poised to standardize customer experience and excellence in financial solutions throughout Sub-Saharan Africa. The bank’s brand purpose is to always put its customers, partners, and all stakeholders at the center of its business. Delivering the utmost “gold standard” of quality and value is our brand promise. This pledge to put our clients first in every way is based on FirstBank’s core principles of passion, partnership, and people.

Job Details:

  • Type of Job – Full-Time
  • Qualification – BA/BSc/HND
  • Work Experience – No experience required
  • Location – Nigeria
  • Job Field – Graduate Jobs

Needed Skills

To be eligible for the FirstBank Graduate Trainee Programme, applicants must have the following skills:

  • Excellent communication abilities
  • Exceptional analytical abilities
  • Strong interpersonal and relationship-building abilities
  • Proactive and focused on achieving goals
  • Highly inventive and gifted at addressing problems
  • A competent team player

Eligibility Requirements

The requirements for this opportunity are listed below.

  • A maximum age of 27 by September 30, 2024.
  • A minimum of five credits on the Senior Secondary Certificate Examination (SSCE), with English and Mathematics included.
  • A minimum of Second Class Honours (Lower Division) or HND (Upper Credit) in any discipline is required for a college education.
  • Completion of NYSC by June 30, 2024

How to Apply for this Opportunity

Qualified and interested in applying? Visit the First Bank website at to apply

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