Massive Recruitment of Graduates by the Central Bank of Kenya

Internship Objective

The objective of the
Central Bank of Kenya Internship Program is to develop and prepare young talent
to take up employment opportunities that come up in the Kenyan Banking and
Financial Sector. The Internship Program also provides participants with an
excellent opportunity to gain work-place experience, expand knowledge, refine
career goals and build professional networks, including mentors and valuable


  • A first degree from a recognized university in any of the following disciplines: Finance, Economics, Statistics, Banking, Accounting, Micro-Finance, Management or Social Sciences, Law, or related discipline or a Master’s degree in a relevant field;
  • Kenyan between 21 and 29 years of age;
  • Must have graduated within the last 24 months from the closing date of the advertisement and/or awaiting graduation;
  • Applicants must provide a recommendation/reference letter from the university attended; and
  • Should not have undertaken any other Internship Program or been exposed to work-place experience related to their area of study since graduating.

Personal Attributes

  • Should possess strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Must be goal oriented, focused, dynamic, passionate and self-motivated
  • Must be a team player and have the ability to solve problems
  • Should possess high levels of integrity and professionalism
  • Must be computer proficient.

How to Apply

CBK hereby invites
applications from qualified candidates for the Central Bank of Kenya Internship
Program. Opportunities are available in the following functions; Finance,
Research, Banking and Payment Services, Human Resources, Communications and
Legal Services. 
Those interested are requested to submit
their online applications using the link, attaching a duly completed program application
form, copies of academic certificates, transcripts/documents and a
recommendation/reference letter from your learning institution. The application
must be received on or before September 23, 2021.

Applicants are requested to note the following important

  • The Bank WILL NOT offer employment after the completion of the Internship Program. However, applicants who successfully complete the program are allowed to apply for any positions the Bank advertises after completion of the Internship Program.
  • Successful candidates will be required to complete the six months’ Internship Program without a break to fully benefit from the objectives of the program.
  • INCOMPLETE applications will not be considered; and
  • Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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


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