Life at Santam

Exceptional people
making a difference

At Santam we are intentional about building an empowered, purpose-led, values-driven and inclusive culture that offers diverse and challenging career opportunities, meaningful rewards, ensuring that we sustain ethical leadership as a responsible company. We are actively creating an environment where you are inspired to do meaningful work that makes a difference.

Our culture, values and diversity at Santam
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What our employees have said

Great company to work for. Demonstrates humanity towards each other. Management has an open door policy and staff support and respect each other. We treat each other like family.

– Claims Consultant (Current Employee)

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Santam is a diverse and cultural environment accommodating all types of people and work ethics. The business strives to be the best in the industry and is currently doing so. Like any other business out there they aim to retain their staff and grow constantly focusing on future successes.

– Client Service Manager (Current Employee)

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Santam is a good company to work, their salary structure is good and the management team are always supportive and helpful at all times Santam has great benefits.

– Brokers Consultant (Former Employee)

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Unique benefits of working at Santam

Holistic Wellness Programmes
Exclusive Deals on Shopping
Counselling, Advice & Legal Support
Applause Recognition Programme
(peer & manager)
Financial Wellness Programmes
Travel & Accommodation Assistance

Social & Lifestyle Programme

Anything, anywhere, anytime! With Yell for Yellow you get exclusive access to a range of lifestyle offerings and value added services. We organise, arrange, collect, deliver and negotiate anything on your behalf, which saves you valuable time and money.

Rewards & Recognition

It's important to ensure that our employees feel recognised and are rewarded for the exceptional work that they deliver. At Santam, Applause is our recognition programme where managers and employees are allocated monthly points to recognise colleagues for demonstrating our Santam values.

Health & Wellbeing

A caring, confidential service that helps you and your family effectively deal with difficult personal or work-related issues. For example: WellQ wellness assessment, full health screening, primary healthcare clinics, professional & confidential support for personal, emotional, financial and legal matters.

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Our Working Environment

We might not be at the office right now, but that doesn’t mean we’re not working as hard as ever to deliver on our promise of insurance good of proper.

History of Santam

Santam first opened its doors in Cape Town in 1918. View our 100 year history...

Our History

Corporate Social Investment

Santam is a responsible corporate citizen that supports the South African societal development imperative.

Our initiatives

Top Employer 2022

Santam has been officially recognised by the Top Employer Institute as one of the Top 20 certified employers in South Africa for excellence in employee conditions.

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