Wednesday, 25 April 2018

Auditions: Actors Wanted

SABC2 is on a search for Xitsonga speaking actors for the channel's first ever Xitsonga drama series. 



The show is titled Giyani and the first auditions begin in Giyani itself, in Limpopo.

The auditions are open to all Xitsonga speaking people between the ages of 18 and 65.

These are the audition deets, followed by must knows:

Audition dates and venues

Saturday 28 April 2018
Venue: Giyani Oasis Lodge (Giyani)
Time: 09h00 to 17h00

Sunday 29 April 2018
Venue: Capricorn FET College (Polokwane)
Time:  09h00 to 15h00

Must knows

You need to take along your smart ID card or green barcoded ID for identification. You don't need to prepare anything for the audition - the production will provide audition scripts.



The production has advised that you get to the auditions early so you can prepare your audition from the scripts.

If you have questions, you can contact David Mukwevho from the show's production company Tshedza Pictures on these numbers: (011) 029 0585 /073 795 2992.

Internship Opportunities at Resonance Institute of Learning 2018

Two internship positions available for TVET graduates in the field of education and training services.



Resonance Institute of Learning is a Level 2 B-BBEE enterprise, established thirteen years ago and has grown into a fully-fledged, accredited training and consulting company in the education, training and development field.

Our head office is based in Gauteng; however we have a national presence and deliver services in all nine provinces through our vast pool of facilitators, assessors, moderators and consultants. These resources are subject matter experts and are allocated based on the specific needs of each project.

Duties to be performed include:

- administration
- filing, printing and binding
- receptionist and secretarial work
- data capturing of learner records
- research into education and training
- co-facilitation support
- other admin support

Should the intern perform well during the period of the internship, a further contract or permanent position may be offered.

In addition to the internship, the intern will have an opportunity to attend selected accredited courses which would be beneficial for the future career progression of the intern.
The internship will be for a period of 3 to 6 months.

Job Requirements:
  • Matric certificate is compulsory
  • English language and communication skills is compulsory
Details

Job Ref: Internship
Hours: Contract
Location: Rosebank, South Africa
Working Term: Contract
Salary: R3500
Application Deadline: 27/04/2018

Send your cover letter and CV to info@ril.co.za, No late applications will be accepted. 

Project Management Internship at Liquorice 2018

We are seeking a project management intern to work alongside our web producers. The agency is young, dynamic and growing rapidly and we are constantly looking for great digital professionals who really want to make a major impact on the digital landscape.


We are one of South Africa’s leading full-service digital agencies, delivering best-in-class strategy, creative, and technology, as well as the South African office of the international digital agency Digitas Lbi. We work with some of the country’s leading brands including Unilever, Distell, Pioneer Foods, Sanlam. We are experts in the full range of digital disciplines including the web, mobile, social, CRM and SEO/SEM.

Position summary: 
You will be will be assisting and learning from our web producers who are responsible for the daily resourcing and implementation of SCRUM for various client projects that include website CMS builds, mobile application development, microsite campaigns and more. Finally, interns have the opportunity to drive and innovate on internal Liquorice social culture, planning weekly social events for the whole agency.

Duties and responsibilities:
  • Three x check-ins with resources daily
  • Getting actual hours from resources on jobs
  • Making sure resources are logging time on chase
  • Making sure resources are updating tickets with status by COB
  • Sending each Accounts team daily lists of what they have in the system for the day
Administration:
  • Undertaking administrative tasks (filing, emails, document storage, research)
  • Costing briefs
  • Purchase Orders
Requirements
  • Microsoft Project, Excel, Word, PowerPoint skills (essential)
  • Excellent command of the English language, both written and verbal
  • A complete understanding of the digital process
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Military-like organisational and time management skills
  • Multitasking skills and the ability to very comfortably juggle multiple projects
  • Ability to recommend and define processes to continuously improve the business
  • Ability to understand a client’s business and project requirements
  • A team player with good interpersonal skills to deal with various personalities
  • A passion for the online industry a true digital enthusiast!
Qualifications:
  • Degree/diploma in project management
Remuneration: Basic salary 
Location: Cape Town
Education level: Diploma
Job level: Student
Job policy: Employment Equity position
Type: Contract
Reference: #Intern - PM
Company: Liquorice Digitas LBi

If you are interested in applying for this great opportunity, please send your CV to hr@liquorice.co.za using the reference, Project Management Intern. Please do not send any additional documentation.

Please note we reserve the right to freeze or not hire in the role.

Should you not receive a response from us within three weeks of your application, unfortunately, your application has been unsuccessful.

Source: Biz Community 

Digital Marketing Intern at Liquorice 2018

Liquorice is a growing and dynamic advertising agency with offices in Durban and head office in Cape Town. We need someone who will have no problem fitting into this driven and dynamic group.



Job description

Creation of monthly e-marketing, incl.
  • Doing research for e-newsletter content (liaise with client and other stakeholders)
  • Writing copy and/or copy platforms
  • Sourcing images, newsletter lay-out
  • Ensuring client approvals of copy, layout and look and feel of newsletter
  • Oversee the testing and sending of all newsletters
  • This includes the creation and sending of all event invites
Consumer database
  • Management of data entry
  • Reporting on growth and segmentation of consumer databases
Websites:
  • Updating the website with past and upcoming events (liaise with client on collecting all event write-ups and images)
Reporting:
  • All activity on all our websites is tracked and candidate will ensure to collate all data for client on a monthly basis
  • Updating status reports
  • Facebook reports
Administration:
  • Undertaking administrative tasks (filing, emails, document storage, research)
  • Costing briefs
  • Conversational briefs
Skills required
  • Understanding of social networking platforms
  • Understanding of the online environment
  • Basic understanding of statistical analysis
  • Keeping up to date with current and emerging web technologies through relevant blogs, lists and opinion leading websites
  • Good command of the English language
  • Research skills
  • Proficient in Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Google/Gmail
Skills advantageous
  • Understand and integrate SEO techniques into client websites
  • Understand and interpret Google Analytics
  • Basic experience or training in e-marketing
Personal skills/attributes
  • Able to initiate and follow process
  • Able to communicate well as they will be interacting with clients
  • Have great work ethic and be prepared to go the extra mile
  • Able to work well within a team and a fast learner
  • Use of initiative
  • Problem solving
  • Priority setting – organised
  • Proactive
  • Team player
  • Attention to details
Remuneration: Basic salary 
Location: Durban, La Lucia Ridge
Education level: Diploma
Job level: Student
Job policy: Employment Equity position
Type: Contract
Reference: #DBN - Intern
Company: Liquorice Digitas LBi



If you are interested in applying for this great opportunity, please send your CV to hr@liquorice.co.za using the reference mentioned above. Please do not send any additional documentation.

Please note we reserve the right to freeze or not hire in the role.

Should you not receive a response from us within three weeks of your application, unfortunately, your application has been unsuccessful.

Source: Biz Community

Media Internship at CJN 2018

CJN seeks to appoint a Media Intern, to be based in Gauteng. This is a six months’ contract with an option to renew once.


The Citizen Justice Network (CJN) is an award-winning media innovation that trains community paralegals to be radio journalists, the community paralegals are established, trusted activists and fighters for social change in their communities.

CJN empowers them with journalism skills necessary to help their communities and assist with access to justice. CJN is about helping rural community members produce their own radio stories.

We are based in advice offices and community radio stations across the country. On average, every day a paralegal journalist with the help of CJN produces a piece of social justice content to be broadcast on a partner radio station. We are part of Wits Journalism in Braamfontein.

Salary: Competitive monthly stipend

Responsibilities:
  • Work daily over the phone with our paralegal journalists to help them produce stories and programming for their local radio stations
  • Take charge of what the advice offices need and any ongoing training they might require to produce these stories
  • Write blog posts and handle social media accounts
  • Collate information in a systematic format and manage the flow of stories
  • Be responsible for an ongoing set of deliverables
Requirements:
  • A Bachelor’s degree
  • African languages
  • A keen interest in social justice and community media
  • Understanding how to create efficient editorial processes, particularly in radio
  • Ability to create and maintain filing and administration systems
  • Ability to multi-task and work to deadlines
  • Willingness to understand the NGO sector
  • Interest in paralegal advice offices and/or community radio
  • Some travel, licence necessary
To apply, submit a motivational letter and CV with two referees to Paul McNally, Director at paul@mcnally.co.za.

Closing date: Saturday, 12 May, 2018



Location: Gauteng

​For more about The Citizen Justice Network, refer to www.citizenjusticenetwork.org
Source: NGO Pulse Portal

Ubuhlebezwe Municipality Internship Programme 2018

Ubuhlebezwe Municipality with its seat in Ixopo invites applications from suitably qualified persons for appointment to the Town Planner Trainee.



This post requires dedicated and highly motivated people who have obtained a three year tertiary qualification to participate in an internship programme that seeks to capacitate re cent graduates for a career in Local government finance. This internship is the initiative of the National Treasury; with the objective to help build sufficient strategic management capacity at Local Government level.

A training programme is currently being developed which will expose the successful applicants to all facets of Local Government – related financial services. It must be noted that at the conclusion of the internship contract, the Municipality is neither obliged to extend the contract period nor to offer permanent employment.

BUDGET AND TREASURY OFFICE
Municipal Finance Management Intern (Two Year Contract)
Salary Scale: R96 000.00 Per Annum (All Inclusive)

Requirements
  • A BCom Degree with majors in Accounting, Economics and / or Auditing, or a relevant three year tertiary qualification.
  • Computer literacy.
  • Good interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills .
  • Willingness to learn while working under pressure.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS
  • Grade 12 Certificate
  • Bachelor’s Degree or National Diploma in Town Planning / Town and Regional Planning
  • The ability to operate a personal computer, utilise word processing programs and Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint
  • The ability to create, revise, edit and produce documents with particular regard to accuracy, quality an d given instructions
  • Time management skills
  • Basic research skills

Key Performance Area (Financial Management)

  • Performance basic accounting functions .
  • Interpret finance legislation and policies .
  • Process invoice payment s from the capture and verification of the source documents .
  • Manage the interface between the department al payroll and accounting system .
  • Undertake b udget controls on expenditure and rev enue.
  • Oversee expenditure management and reconcile grant s .
  • Be trained in all sections of the Budget and Treasury Office.
KEY PERFORMANCE AREAS (Town Planner)
  • Provide assistance in terms of all submitted statutory planning permit applications.
  • Compile documentation (under instructions and direction of the Planner and Junior Town Planner) to assist in the preparation of planning reports and other planning unit work.
  • Maintain an adequate filing system for the planning and building inspectorate units.
  • Provide clerical, scheduling and administration support to senior officials of the unit as required in consultation with the Supervisor.
  • Provide administration assistance in the delivery of Council sustainable projects as required.
  • Ensure delivery of the functions and tasks within the municipality as required.
  • Exercise confidentiality in all processes and communication associated with the job.
  • Perform any other duties assigned by the Supervisor.
  • No municipal benefits will apply (pension, medical aid, etc.) and applicants are required to make their own arrangements in this respect .
Closing Date: 04 May 2018



How To Apply

- Ubuhlebezwe Municipality is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer.

- A signed letter of application indicating the position being applied for, together with a comprehensive Curriculum Vitae and certified copies of certificates and Identity Document, must be forwarded to:

The Municipal Manager, P. O. Box 132, Ixopo 3276 by not later than 16h30 on the closing date.

Faxed applications will not be accepted. If you do not hear from Council within 30 days of the closing date, please consider your application as unsuccessful. All enquiries should be direct ed to the HR Officer, Ms B Nondabula at (039) 834 – 7700.

Council reserves the right not to make any appointment into the above mentioned position.

Tax Trainee Programme at EY 2018

As a tax professional at EY, you'll use your research and analytical skills, apply yourself to stay on top of the law and acquire an in-depth knowledge of clients’ businesses.



We provide a full suite of tax services to clients ranging from the very largest multinationals to fast-growth entrepreneurial businesses. You might choose to start your tax career with us by acquiring a broad experience across a range of different service offerings or by focusing on one particular area.
As a matter of course, your experiences will be wide and varied. You’ll quickly be given responsibility to deal with complex business problems – an excellent way to build the skills you’ll need for a long and fulfilling career.

EY offers an ideal environment for high achievers like you to reach your potential while helping our clients fulfill theirs. If you’re looking for a career that will take you far in your personal and professional life there are few better places.

Businesses today are subject to ever-growing and increasingly complex tax and regulatory change. Helping businesses navigate these challenges requires advisors with a deep understanding of relevant legislation, outstanding communication skills and the ability to manage client relationships effectively.

Business Tax Services
  • Our business tax professionals help businesses meet complex demands for tax reporting, compliance and planning, and tax policy and controversy.
  • Business Tax consists of different service offerings, including:
  • Business Tax Advisory
  • Business Tax Compliance
Tax Accounting & Risk Advisory
  • You’ll have the chance to gain experience across multiple service offerings, with long-term opportunities for focusing in one or more area.
  • You’ll also work with clients ranging from entrepreneurs to long-established worldwide organizations, developing a breadth and depth of tax and business skills domestically and on a multinational basis to advance your career.
Indirect Tax
  • Our indirect tax professionals work with clients that trade goods or services nationally and internationally. Work with them and you’ll advise how indirect taxes such as value added tax (VAT) or goods & services tax (GST) impact your clients’ supply chain and financial and accounting systems.
You’ll identify and address areas of risk, advise clients on the taxation implications of international trade and assist them in complying with customs regulations. Working in Indirect Tax, you’ll gain wide-ranging experience across different industries and opportunities to work internationally, and receive the support you need to become an effective tax professional.

International Tax
  • Our international tax professionals help multinational companies align their global tax position with their business strategy to maintain competitive advantage and provide shareholder value.
  • International tax teams support clients’ cross-border transactions, assess their international tax strategies and provide a range of services, including transfer pricing policies and tax-effective supply chain management.
As a member of our international tax team, you’ll gain experience on engagements with some of the world’s largest international organizations and have opportunities to work with different tax regimes through international assignments.

Transaction Tax
  • Our transaction tax professionals advise companies and private equity investors on all tax aspects of their transactions.
  • They assist clients with structuring transaction tax efficiently and undertake tax due-diligence reviews of potential targets.
  • Together with Restructuring colleagues, they also help companies in financial difficulties. This includes helping those in formal insolvency proceedings to restore their balance sheets by advising on sales of non-core businesses.
Transaction tax professionals look after clients of all sizes across all industries, working closely with colleagues in different service lines around the world. In this dynamic and fast-moving environment, you’ll work on a variety of transactions. These range from acquisitions of small family-owned businesses to significant, newsworthy deals, including acquisitions, disposals, mergers, de-mergers, joint ventures, refinancing or stock exchange transactions such as IPOs. Each will help you develop the skills and knowledge you need to develop your career.

Human Capital
Our human capital professionals help many of the world’s largest companies to mobilize their employees around the world. We have developed a unique model in integrating our core services and advisory offerings to assist our clients to manage their global workforce and to deliver operational improvements.

Join our global team to become a trusted advisor in one or more of our eight Core Services:
  • Assignment Services
  • Global Immigration
  • Expatriate Tax Services
  • International Social Security
  • Global Employment Tax Services
  • Remuneration
  • Benefits
  • HR & Payroll Performance Improvement
You can also focus on strategic approaches to human resource operations through our six Advisory Offerings:
  • Accidental Expatriate
  • Global Mobility Policy Advisory
  • Global Equity
  • HR Transaction Advisory
  • HR Cost & Risk Advisory
  • Compensation Accumulation

One of our key service goals is to team with each client and align our approach to our client’s needs. We believe in close communication and investing the time to develop a strong, long-term relationship.

Tuesday, 24 April 2018

Quality intern at Ecolab 2018

Join Ecolab as a Quality intern in Johannesburg, South Africa and. We’re growing and need talented people like you to help us continue to protect the world’s most vital resources. 



In this role, you will provide technical support dedicated to the Paper Services vertical of Nalco Water, leveraging Nalco’s technology & intellectual property and assist sales teams in retaining & expanding business & profitability.

At Ecolab, we deliver solutions to leading brands in healthcare, lodging, food service, manufacturing, energy and other industries, to help make the world cleaner, safer and healthier, protecting people and vital resources.

JOB DESCRIPTION

– perform routine analysis;

– ensure the optimal functioning of all analytical instruments

– set-up analytical software and programme required calculations and methods using the available analytical software

– ensure that critical stocks of all analytical consumables are maintained to ensure the optimal functioning of the laboratory at all times

– prepare in-house standards as well as create a library of product chromatographs being tested

– ensure that the equipment and reagents to be used for analysis are available and are correct as per requirements of the method/procedure

– ensure that the laboratory’s ISO 9001 accreditations are maintained by supporting the quality department with internal audits and other quality requirements

– report immediately any non-conformances, deficiencies and malfunctions to Management

– work flexi-time when requested to support the business

– maintain appropriate records

– support continuity of laboratory services in the absence of other laboratory staff

– adhere to all quality and safety requirements

– perform any other reasonable tasks as assigned by direct line manager


– maintenance and operation of the laboratory according to the requirements as defined in the OSH Act.

CLICK HERE TO APPLY

BAT Graduate Programme 2018

Our BAT Graduate Programme in Finance helps you to develop exceptional skills - full of understanding the dynamics of the market you are operating in, and how the BAT Finance sub departments work together to achieve outstanding business results.


We are BAT! A global leader with more than 200 brands in over 180 markets. And we bring together the world’s brightest and best minds.That’s why we value uniqueness. If you’re driven, passionate and ambitious, our Global Graduate Programme will let you achieve your potential. 

It’s fast-track to management with unprecedented international exposure that’s geared specifically for high-potential Individuals.

During the 1 year programme you will:

  • Experience an in-depth induction into the organisation through doing cross functional stints
  • Rotate through areas of the Finance department to build a broad base of functional skills & knowledge
  • Attend world-class leadership training in the Global BAT Academy in the UK where you will establish networking with fellow graduates and senior colleagues from around the world
  • Have a chance to make an impact on our international business participating in global cross-market projects, under the supervision of your dedicated Coach & Mentor.
  • Ultimately, it will set you up for a successful career ahead! We’re serious about putting you on the right career path, and consider our Global Graduate Programme as a stepping-stone to bigger and better things.

It’s tough. It’s fast-paced. And it’ll stretch you to the limit. If you have what it takes, no other organisation can offer a graduate experience quite like ours. The only question is: are you up to the challenge?

Requirements:
  • Grade 12 / Matric certificate
  • Minimum of an Honours degree in Finance
  • Not more than 3 years relevant working experience
  • Leadership skills
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Driven and ambitious
  • Energetic
Desirable requirements
Would be a plus:
  • Valid drivers license
  • National and international mobility

Working at BAT

British American Tobacco is all about freedom of choice — whether it’s our people or our products. Combined with our entrepreneurial spirit, it’s what’s driven our phenomenal success. We started trading tobacco over a hundred years ago. Today, we’re a multibillion dollar company with more than 200 brands in our portfolio. With robust positions in each of our regional markets, our future looks equally bright too.


There’s no doubt our industry is controversial — we’re the first to admit that. But rest assured, we take a responsible approach to our trade. In each of our markets, we observe every local law regarding tobacco (in many cases going further through our own voluntary code). Not only that, we treat our farmers fairly, invest in the environment and help to sustain local communities.

We also excel at developing our own people into leaders of the future. As a firm with a high-performance culture, we’ll expect a lot from you. But we’ll support you every step of the way to help you deliver. If you’re passionate and ambitious, rapid career progression is a reality here. And because we’re such a large firm (we employ more than 55,000 people worldwide), there are plenty of exciting opportunities for you to develop a truly extraordinary career.

Removal Date: 23-May-2018

Monday, 23 April 2018

Public Relations/Marketing Intern Volunteer at SWC 2018

SWC seeks to appoint a Public Relations/Marketing Intern Volunteer to be based in Johannesburg. The Intern assists S.W.C with public relations and marketing, helping to expand client’s profits and increase visibility.


Report to: Public Relations/Marketing Manager.

Sizakala Wellness Counsellors (S.W.C) is a nonprofit organisation run by qualified mental health practitioners. We aim to provide psychological well-being and emancipate individuals within their respective communities. 

We focus on the psychological development and empowerment of youths, specifically those in disadvantaged communities.

Responsibilities:
  • Public Relations
  • Assist with developing, writing and distributing approved press releases
  • Assist with media relations, including pitching, researching and scheduling interviews if needed
  • Assist with organisation of executive photos, photo opportunities and events
  • Assist with building and maintaining relationships with both local and national media
  • Assist with building and maintaining press kits
  • Assist with posting logos and organisational summaries to industry services related web sites and publications
  • Assist with finding and completing appropriate contest entries
  • Assist with following-up with members of the media to track and ensure client placement
  • Assist with proofing written materials for style, grammar, etc
  • Assist with planning and executing special events, if needed
Marketing:
  • Assist with monitoring the impact of marketing plans, including revenues, and making adjustments accordingly
  • Assist with writing advertising copy for clients
  • Assist with developing, maintaining and using marketing database, which includes client and prospect information, mailing lists
  • Access to client publications, etc
  • Assist with electronic and social media marketing efforts for S.W.C
  • Assist with direct mail and marketing efforts for S.W.C
Requirements:
  • Ability to work with others
  • Ability to manage numerous projects simultaneously
  • Ability to assist clients from concept to production
  • Adherence to deadlines and budget
  • Willingness to contribute to the overall operation of the JOdesign
  • Ability to generate, share and follow through on creative ideas
Location: Johannesburg

To apply, submit CV, cover letter and references to info@wellnesscounsellors.co.za.

If you do not receive a response within two weeks, please consider your application unsuccessful.

For more about, Sizakala Wellness Counsellors refer to www.wellnesscounsellors.co.za