Friday, 15 January 2016

Competition Commission At Graduate Opportunity 2016

Interested applicants, who have completed their, LLB Degree or Honours Economics, are invited to forward their applications for this exciting 12 months Graduate Trainee Programme within the Legal Services Division at the Competition Commission based in Pretoria.

The Competition Commission is responsible for: investigating and assessing anti-competitive behaviour in response to complaints, investigating large mergers, making referral to the Competition Tribunal; and investigating and deciding on intermediate mergers.  In addition, it undertakes advocacy work to promote compliance with the Competition Act.


  • Completed LLB or Honours Economics degree.

  • Be a South African citizen.

  • Have obtained an average of 60% pass rate.

  • A consistent academic performer.

  • Should not have worked as a permanent employee previously.

All graduates should have:

  • Good analytical, research and investigative skills.

  • Well-developed writing skills.

  • Interpersonal skills as well as computer literacy are prerequisites.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skill.

  • Be a self-starter.

  • The ability to work under pressure.

  • An energetic, dynamic and committed individual.

We offer:

  • An opportunity of being trained in competition law and economics as the first step on an exciting career in this field.

  • the opportunity to gain hands-on experience in the dynamic and growing field of competition law in South Africa.

  • Technical and Soft Skills training through our Capacity Building Workshops and use of external training providers.

  • Monthly wages to cover your transport fares and living allowance.

  • Coaching and Mentorship programme through our seniors in respective divisions.

  • an opportunity for you to actively participate in reaching the objectives of building an efficient, free and fair economy for all South Africans.

  • An annual total cost to company package of R143 130.30.

Applications close on 27 January 2016.

Click here to apply online

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