Monthly Archives: June 2016

Vodacom Internships/Learnerships

Vodacom Internships/Learnerships Opportunities

Vodacom is offering a few interns the fantastic opportunity to join its operations nationwide.

Qualities Vodacom Internships are looking for:

Are you an undergraduate who wants to work for the most progressive Telecommunications Company in South Africa? Look no further than the Vodacom Internship Offering! We are offering few interns the fantastic opportunity to join Vodacom.

The objective of the Vodacom Internship Programme is to:
Develop a talent pipeline of skilled individuals for the core business areas within Vodacom Create an opportunity for unemployed graduates with the required qualifications to develop competencies in the telecommunications environment. The internship is a 12 month fixed term programme.

We are looking for young driven, ambitious and competitive interns who are innovative, customer obsessed and not afraid to challenge our existing way of thinking.
If you have a passion for Technology then Vodacom is the place for you!

Vodacom Internships Application Requirements

Experience and Qualifications
Matric (Essential)
Light Current Electrical Engineering Degree/National Diploma (Essential)
0-2 Years corporate experience (No more than 2 years)
MUST be a South African citizen with a valid ID

The Company’s approved Employment Equity Plan and Targets will be considered as part of the recruitment process. As an Equal Opportunities employer, we actively encourage and welcome people with various disabilities to apply.

Location : Midrand Corporate Park 1685
Job Type : Full-time
Employment Type : Student / Internship
Closing Date : 05-Jul-16, 11:59:00 PM

How To Apply?

Apply online

ECIC Graduates Intake

ECIC Graduates Opportunities

The overarching objective of the graduate program is to transition graduates from a higher learning institution to a work environment.

We aim to help graduates become well- rounded young professionals with great prospects and a positive future.

Procurement Graduate Trainee

A three year qualification in Supply Chain Management.

Must be a South African Citizen

Under the age of 30;

ECIC welcomes applications from persons with disabilities (Must provide a medical certificate confirming nature of the disability).

Portfolio Management and Workout Unit Graduate Trainee

A Bachelor’s Degree in Financial Management or Accounting, and exposure to Law will be an added advantage

Must be a South African Citizen at the time of application;

Under the age of 30;

ECIC welcomes applications from persons with disabilities (Must provide a medical certificate confirming nature of the disability).

Marketing and Communications Trainee

A three year qualification in Public Relations, Marketing Management or Journalism. Excellent understanding of the Marketing and Communications practice.

A qualification in Graphic Design would be an added advantage.

Candidate expected to have at least In-Design background and understanding.

Must be a South African Citizen at the time of application;

Under the age of 30

ECIC welcomes applications from persons with disabilities (Must provide a medical certificate confirming nature of the disability).

Closing Date: 04 July 2016

How To Apply?

To apply for these opportunities please visit ECIC website or apply here.

Paarl Media Students Intake

Paarl Media 2017 Apprenticeship

As market leader in its field, Paarl Media focuses on the implementation of cutting edge technology and strong skills development offering a full range of career opportunities for the right people. Company: Paarl Media Cape
Location – Town / City: Cape Town
Location – Province: Western Cape

Type of Contract: Apprenticeship

Key Duties & Responsibilities

• The shortlisted applicants will perform General Assistant duties during a 3 month period
• The successful applicants will thereafter be contracted as Apprentices through FP&M SETA
• The apprentices will enter into a fixed term training contract with Paarl Media and the SETA for the duration of training
• Phase 1: Complete approximately 6 months theoretical training at the Novus Academy, Western Cape
• Phase2: Complete approximately 26-30 months at Paarl Media Cape for the core experiential component of the training

• An income will be earned throughout the program

Educational Requirements

• Matric/ Grade 12 with Mathematics or an equivalent qualification

• Senior Certificate (Grade 12) or equivalent with Mathematics with a pass rate of 50% (Matric/equivalent must be attached –or else application will not be considered)

Experience Requirements

• Previous shift work experience advantageous

Skills & Competencies

• Good communication skills in English
• Willingness to work shifts
• An eye for detail – especially exceptional colour perception

• A technical foundation would be of great benefit to the successful incumbent

CLOSE DATE: 31 July 2016

How To Apply?

Apply online

Eskom Intake

Eskom Kriel Power Station 2016 Maintenance Learnerships

Eskom’s Kriel Power Station in Mpumalanga is inviting applications from unemployed South Africans with a Grade 12 OR N3 qualification to apply for their 2016-2017 Maintenance Learnerships. The learnerships are open to all South African citizens who meet the minimum requirements. A total of 28 learners will be placed on this learnership programme, and earn a competitive learnership allowance.

Application Requirements

To be considered for Eskom’s Maintenance Learnerships at Kriel Power Station, you have to meet the following minimum requirements:

Have a Grade 12/ Matric OR an N3 certificate with Mathematics, (Physical OR Engineeing) Science and English as passed subjects;
NO experience is required.

How to apply?

To apply for the Eskom Kriel 2016/2017 Maintanance Learnerships click here.

Municipality Internships/Learnerships

Municipality Internships/Learnerships

The Harry Gwala District Municipality invites applications from young people who are interested in a Finanial Internship.

R120 000.00 p.a. (total cost to employer)
Duration: 36 months

The Council of Harry Gwala District Municipality have established five contract positions geared towards capacitating young graduates for a career in local government finance in this area of jurisdiction.

Municipal officials working in conjunction with the National Treasury, to ensure the trainees’ progress to a successful career in the Municipality, will provide substantial training and support.

The Department of Financial Services offers graduates an opportunity to acquire valuable work experience in the following disciplines:

• Auditing (2 positions)
• Financial Management (3 positions)


Applications are invited from dynamic individuals with the following characteristics:

• A complete three year B.Com Degree/National Diploma with a major in either Financial Management, Management Accounting, Local Government Finance and Internal Auditing
• Unemployed graduates who have not been previously employed under any internship program
• Excellent computer literacy including good skills in Excel, Word and Power Point
• A working knowledge of developments in local government finance
• Commitment to establishing a long term relationship within Harry Gwala District Municipality, skills transfer within the Authority and to other less empowered Local Authorities.

All the enquiries must be directed to: Mr M. Mkatu, Acting Municipal Manager, (039) 834 8700 and must reach us no later than 30 June 2016.

Applications must be accompanied by a covering letter; updated CV, certified copies of original qualifications, academic transcripts and a certified copy of Identity Document.


ICC Learnerships/Internships Opportunities

ICC Learnerships/Internships Opportunities

The Durban ICC is calling for suitable Graduates to join their graduate programme within the Operations Department. The graduate programme is a 12 month programme.

The position within the Graduate Programme is that of a Technical Trainee.

The incumbent will be required to perform tasks supporting five events within the Durban ICC, a 7-day, 24hr business.

The position reports directly to the respective Operations Manager, working closely with the Technical Administrator, the Technical Operators and Co-ordinators and respective team members as well as the Operations & Events Department.

Only graduates who have completed a relevant qualification at a recognised tertiary institution within 24 months of their application for this position will be considered for employment.

The Durban ICC is one of the most advanced conferencing facilities in the world, having been voted Africa’s Leading Conference Centre at the World Travel Awards for 15 years.


Audio Visual Diploma/ Performing Arts Technology/ specializing in sound, lighting and audio-visual / similar tertiary certification.
Computer skills.
Good command of the English language (both written and verbal).

Good communication skills.
High tolerance for working under pressure.
Confidence to deal with irate/difficult clients.
Attention to detail and quality orientated.
Willing to work flexi-hours (including weekends and public holidays) as and when business dictates. Team player.

Key Performance Areas:

Performs activities associated with setting up and installation of stage door, lighting, sound and special effect equipment.
Prepares for internal and external events held at the Durban ICC through verbal and written communication both on an internal and external level.
Preparation and processing of quotations for internal and external clients
Preparation and processing of purchase requisitions and purchase orders according to client requirements.
Performs tasks/ activities associated with the operation of technical equipment and devices during functions/ events.

Works closely with internal and external clients as well as suppliers and service providers.
Performs specific tasks associated with storage, issue, removal and replacement of equipment and consumables from the Technical store.
Ensures that the Operations sheet and floor plans are followed accurately and additional requested/ requirements are executed timeously.

Hands-on delivery and quality checks to ensure that the Durban ICC standards are constantly adhered to.
Provides solutions to problems/ challenges by communicating with senior team members.
Undertakes general administration and clerical tasks such as but not limited to: stock-take, event reports, attending to client queries. following up on delivery of services, ensuring stage certifications take place etc.

How To Apply?

Applications must reach the Human Resources Department , Durban ICC PO Box 155, Durban 4000 or 45 Bram Fischer Road, Durban 4001 or via e-mail:
Applicants who do not meet the minimum requirements will automatically be disqualified Applicants who have not been contacted 30 days after the closing date should consider themselves unsuccessful.

Applicants with criminal records will be required to declare such records with the full understanding that certain criminal activities may be considered to be incompatible with employment by the Durban ICC.

Closing date is 01 July 2016.

Roben Island Internships

Roben Island Internships

This temporary vacancy is available at Robben Island Museum in the Finance department reporting to the Management Accountant the incumbent will be responsible for assisting the Management Accountant.

Duties and Responsibilities:

• Reconciliations
• Reporting – daily, weekly and monthly
• Project reporting
• Checking for budget and internal control purposes
• Developing templates/reports in Excel format
• Ad hoc reports

Experience and Technical skills:

• Accounting qualification (degree or diploma)
• Strong attention to detail
• Strong accounting skills
• Computer skills
• Excel proficient
• Experience with an accounting package
• Proficient in other Microsoft programs
• Strong administrative skills
• Improve filing systems and maintain – filing/archiving of hard and soft copies
• Organised
• Methodical
• Meticulous
• Logical thinker
• Deadline driven and mature enough to handle pressurised environment
• Eager to learn and quick study
• Dependable
• Hard working

How To Apply?

RIM is an EE, AA, employer, RIM reserves the right the right not to make an appointment if suitable candidate are not found.

Forward a detailed cv, accompanied by certified copies your ID and qualification certificates as well as contactable referees, to or fax 021 425 2131

BDO Bursaries

BDO Bursaries

BDO bursaries are awarded to students deserving of and studying towards a Chartered Accountancy qualification. Bursary preference is given to well-rounded individuals who perform equally well in all areas of their lives.

BDO bursaries are financial assistance that is made available or given to students for further study for either degree, post graduate studies or both.

These bursaries are awarded on a financial needs basis and are linked to satisfactory academic achievements with a solid academic track record at school and/or university.

Students who are awarded a bursary are required to serve a training contract with the specific office who awarded the bursary on completion of their studies.

Bursaries have conditions attached to them and once students have completed their studies, students will have to work for a period of three years.

BDO Bursaries Amount

BDOS’s amount of money can be for that of a full bursary or that of a half bursary.

Our bursaries do not cover all study expenses and only covers registration fees, tuition fees and books for each year of study.

Students have to therefore be prepared to meet some of the costs.

Applications are collected and processed throughout the course of the year, due to the number of applicants, applicants may only receive feedback towards the end of the year.

BDO Bursary Application Criteria

NOT be signed with any other professional services firm to complete a training contract;
NOT be in possession of a bursary / scholarship / financial assistance award which has employment obligations or post training contract employment obligations;
Be planning to study towards a Chartered Accountancy qualification (learners/scholars);
Commitment to study towards a Chartered Accountancy qualification with majors in accounting and auditing;
Be studying at a university which offers South African Institute of Chartered Accountants’ (SAICA) accredited programmes through to Honours / CTA level.
Competency Requirements

BDO Bursaries Selection Criteria

(Candidates who meet these criteria will be shortlised for interviews and psychometric assessments before a decision is made)

Matriculant Applicants

Minimum “B” in Maths higher grade and minimum “B” in English higher grade either 1st or 2nd language; and an overall average of 70% or higher in the final grade 12 or equivalent results.

University students:

70% or more in Accounts I
70% or more in Accounts II
65% or more in Accounts III

*If you wish to be considered for this position please include: a 2 page CV; Academic transcripts (from Matric to your most current results); and copy of your ID document in your application

Closing Date: 31 October 2016

How To Apply?

Please visit the company’s webiste in order to apply for BDO bursaries.

SAMRO Bursaries

SAMRO Bursaries 2017 – 2018

Bursary Details:
Bursary Information
BMus (Music)

SAMRO Bursary Requirements

Current students at university
Grade 12 learners
South African, Lesotho, Swazi and Botswana citizens,
Applicable to studies at university or university of technology

How to Apply?

Please visit SAMRO website in order to apply for bursaries available

Bursary Equiries:
Bursary enquiries: 011 489 5000