Students and Grads
Pramerica offers temporary placement opportunities to undergraduates, who hope to fulfill a future career in technology, actuarial or financial services. We look for bright, enthusiastic individuals who want to apply their academic knowledge and enthusiasm for learning in a dynamic fast moving business environment.
This is an opportunity to develop your business skills in a leading financial services organisation, while gaining exposure to up-to-the minute technologies.
We work closely with a number of leading educational institutions in the locality and throughout Ireland and the EU. Every year, Pramerica facilitates a number of students on campus undergoing 6-9 months placements.
Undergraduates should contact their local college/university careers office to explore future opportunities.
We are always interested in maintaining a database of IT, financial services and actuarial graduates. We look for bright enthusiastic individuals who want to apply their knowledge and enthusiasm for learning in a dynamic environment. We recruit a high volume of graduates into entry level positions each year. Graduates joining Pramerica receive a formal individual development plan as part of the annual review process to help achieve their career development goals.
Pramerica operates a successful graduate traineeship programme annually. Many graduates have developed within the company following the programme. The training plan covers, mainframe, client server and web-based technology. We look for high calibre IT graduates to join the programme each year.
If you are interested in this traineeship please submit an online application for graduate opportunities through our current opportunities section of the website.
Local Training Initiatives
Pramerica is committed to partnering with local organisations to maximise learning opportunities for existing employees and to develop the relevant skills set for future employees.
ICT Ireland Graduate Placement Programme
Pramerica participates in the ICT Graduate Placement Programme. This programme provides successful candidates with a valuable introduction into the world of employment in the Information, Communication and Technology (ICT) sector. It has been established by ICT Ireland, the representative body for the ICT sector in Ireland in association with the Institution of Engineers.
The programme offers graduates a unique opportunity to develop their skills in a real work environment while at the same time demonstrating the ICT industry's belief in long-term health of the sector.
For more information on the ICT Ireland Graduate Placement Programme, please follow this link: http://www.ictireland.ie/
If you would like to make an application to Pramerica for the ICT placement programme please apply through the current opportunities section of our website.
LYIT Higher Diploma
The Letterkenny Institute of Technology has an established postgraduate programme in conjunction with Pramerica and Allstate Northern Ireland. The course was designed to ensure technology students are trained in the skill sets required by Pramerica and other employers in our industry.
The Higher Diploma in Financial Services Technologies commences each year in September. For further information please contact the Letterkenny Institute of Technology or refer to the LYIT website
FAS Certified Computing Course
Graduates who want the opportunity to stay in/move to the Letterkenny area and increase their potential to work in IT have the option of considering a FAS Certified Computing Course. This course was developed by FAS in conjunction with Pramerica and provides each student with the skills to pursue a challenging and rewarding career with formal certification. Students develop the skill set that match the requirements of many information technology financial services organisations.
The course is generally broken into two phases:
- Programming and Testing Applications (23 weeks)
- Internship with Pramerica Systems Ireland Ltd (4 weeks)
This intensive programme is delivered on an ongoing basis at the FAS training centre in Letterkenny.
For further information please contact the FAS Training Centre, Ballyraine Industrial Estate, Letterkenny, Co Donegal on 074 9120500.