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Be Part of a Great Team

Safaricom Discover Programme

This an exciting graduate management programme for young fresh Kenyan Graduates across the world. In 2014 we on boarded sixteen vibrant, ambitious and inspiring discover trainees who are currently doing amazing things within the organization.

About the Safaricom Discover Programme 

  • 18 months programme
  • Experience cross functional rotations across the business
  • Learn from the finest minds in their field
  • Use cutting-edge technology
  • Experience ongoing opportunities to progress your career
  • Permanent job offer

What you need to be part of the Safaricom Discover Programme

  • An ambitious, passionate attitude
  • Bachelor's degree with a strong academic record
  • No more than one year's work experience

Students & Fresh Graduates

Are you in the pursuing a degree program and want to get some practical experience? Or have recently graduated? Then come learn about our Telecommunication business as an intern. 

Internship 

Internship is a robust competitive programme for the ongoing graduate students and the fresh graduates to get a chance to learn corporate skills and relate it to what they have learnt in school.

In a year Safaricom offers internship opportunities to about 650 Kenyan students from different universities across the world

Students register their profiles on the career portal and attach their CV clearly indicating their area of interest and availability e.g. Finance Internship, May to August 2016. The shortlisted candidates will go through an assessment process to determine a perfect match.

 

We Care About You

 

We want to make your life better and easier.

Here's the secret sauce to our benefits: It's all about removing barriers so Employees can focus on the things they love, both inside and outside of work. We search for unique ways to improve the health and happiness of our staff with the hope that, ultimately, you become a better person by working here. We believe we're at our best when you're at yours.

Our benefits to work for you

Your interests and needs evolve over your lifetime. Likewise, we evaluate our benefits regularly and adapt them to the needs of our changing economy. As with anything at Safaricom, you're valuable to us, and our benefits and perks are there to show it.

Employee and family

Our benefits exist to make sure that you are well taken care of. Your family matters to you, so they're important to us, too. We have a number of benefit programs and onsite amenities to support you and your loved ones through life's various stages and situations. Hey, we're family.

Stay healthy, save time

A gym, On-site physicians and nurses, convenient medical services, and comprehensive health care coverage help keep you healthy and happy.

More time with your baby

New parents have an option of flexi working hours and also we have a creche facility.

I can make it happen culture

Our success comes from the outstanding people that make it happen for our customers every day. When we say we're passionate about our people, we mean it. We'll always listen to what our people have to say, and are happy to reward their dedication and commitment to performing at their best.

It's a 'make it happen' culture that works from everyone's perspective. Clearly established lines of communication make it easy for everyone to express their ideas and give feedback to their managers, wherever they work. And you're always kept up to speed with all of the latest company news too.

Continuous development

At Safaricom we are dedicated to helping you perform at your best and realize your full potential. We have a guide on career pathing that supports our employees in their growth.

Join us and you'll benefit from regular development reviews to understand your goals, strengths and development areas. You will work with your manager to create your own Personal Development Plan and choose the career path that interests you.

You will have access to a range of learning experiences including on-the job experience, job rotation, coaching and an active E learning platforms free for all staff to enhance their knowledge. In addition, we sponsor employees in various courses to empower them in their different roles and bring out the best in them and Support Safaricom to be the best it can be.

 

Women in Technology

Are you a lady pursuing an ICT/Telecommunication related degree program and want to get some practical experience? Or have recently graduated? Then come learn about the Telecommunication business as an intern under women in technology.

WIT Internship

This is a special internship programme that seeks to empower women and girls to change the world by excelling in technology-related careers. The program targets graduates and undergraduate ladies. They are taken through an assessment process & upon success, they are placed in the programme. 

Granted that Women in technology-related careers face unique challenges, our goal is to facilitate a platform where we can share experiences as well as offer a wide range of support and resources to advance WIT member's career to the next level. WIT is passionate about mentoring high school girls; as such WIT actively seeks to create awareness and excitement about technology among girls by mentoring them and encouraging them to take up careers in technology.

What we look for under Women in technology internship:

  • Potential
  • Honesty
  • Creativity
  • Innovation
  • Willingness to learn and self-starters