Wednesday, 20 January 2016

Finance Internship At The IEC of SA 2016

The Electoral Commission of South Africa (IEC) invites applications for a Finance Internship opportunity at the National Office in Centurion. Twelve (12) months contract at R6, 150.00 per month.Overview

The Intern: Budgets, Compliance and RPPF will contribute towards the efficient co-ordination of Travel Compliance in the Organization. The Intern reports to the Assistant Manager: Payroll Compliance Verification and Project Charter Systems Administration.


Key performance areas: Assist the section staff with their duties on travel compliance (myCosmos) whilst undertaking daily activities to learn about the basics of the departmental portfolio, i.e. Compliance checking of travel, responding to queries, maintenance of Projects & WBS elements, reporting on statistics on monthly work undertaken, and training of staff on myCosmos. Assist with various administrative duties within the Department that will include filing and photocopying.

Assist with selected duties so as to obtain exposure to electoral operations and financial management matters, etc.


The successful candidate for this position must have completed Matric / N3 and a tertiary qualification in Financial Management or related field. The candidate must possess report writing and good communication skills (verbal and written) and interpersonal skills. The person must be computer literate with good working knowledge of MS Word and MS Excel. Applicants should have the following attributes: ability to work under pressure; be prepared to work long hours; pro-active; decisive; confident and be service driven.

Applications must be accompanied by a recent, updated comprehensive curriculum vitae as well as certified copies of all qualification documents and identity documents.  Failure to attach the requested documents will result in the application not being considered. Persons must not have been an intern or worked before. Persons with Disabilities are encouraged to apply.

The Electoral Commission will only correspond with short-listed candidates and interviews will be conducted on a date and time specified by the Interview panel.  The Electoral Commission is under no obligation to fill the position after advertising it and reserves the right not to make any appointment in the above post.

How to apply

Closing date for all applications is 05 February 2016. Suitably qualified candidates must forward applications with the required documentation to:
Applications for Internship Post at National officeThe Manager: HR
Fax: (012) 622-5219.

Please take note that no applications received after the advertised closing date will be considered. Applicants who have not been contacted by 29 February 2016 must consider their applications as not being successful.

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