Mastercard: Graduate / Internship Programme 2019

Location: Johannesburg

The Mastercard Graduate Development Program (MGDP) is aimed at early career talent, to develop skills with cross-functional work experience. Successful candidates will be assigned to a business unit within International Markets and rotate for a duration of 2 x 9 months each for a total of 18 months.


A diverse experience within Mastercard MEA: comprising exposure to functions such as core products, digital products, account management, market development, marketing and communications.

Targeted Learning & Development: You will participate in a training program aimed at developing competencies in business acumen, leadership & interpersonal skills, and project management.

Cross-functional business projects: You will have the opportunity to work with your peers on various business projects which aim to provide enhanced work experience outside of your day-to-day role.

Mentorship & Executive Sponsorship: You will work with our dedicated leaders–successful managers and executives who inspire, mentor, and coach others toward successful careers here at Mastercard.

You will have the ability to work in the below areas by driving profitability growth

GROW: Core Business:
Consumer Credit
Physical-Digital Convergence

DIVERSITY: Customers & Geographies:
Financial Inclusion
New Markets

BUILD: New businesses

Safety & Security
Loyalty & Rewards
The Opportunities Available Are

Market Development
Products & Innovation – Core Products
Products & Innovation – Digital Solutions
Marketing & Communications
Data & Services – Loyalty Solutions
Customer Delivery
The program will start on the 1st of September 2019

All About You

Strong verbal and written communication skills
Analytical and problem solving skills
Strong strategic and conceptual aptitude
Excellent interpersonal skills
Ability to multi-task and prioritize multiple projects concurrently
Students pursuing a bachelor’s degree (all majors welcome to apply)
How To Apply
Apply Online for the Mastercard Graduate / Internship Programme

Updated: March 5, 2019 — 3:39 pm

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