29 January 2021

SAHRC Internal Audit Internship 2021

Location: Braamfontein

Closing Date: by 15h00 on 5 February 2021

Description: The SA Human Rights Commission invites interested graduates to apply for  a Internal Audit internship position in our Internal Audit department. 

Interns must demonstrate a commitment to human rights.

Note: * A monthly stipend of R7 332.02 is payable throughout the duration of the internship (6 months)* There is two (2) intern positions available and the positions are available for 2 months.

NB: Computer literacy (Ms Word, Excel, E-mail and the internet) is a general requirement in all service fields.


  • Degree/ Diploma in Internal Audit 
  • Knowledge and understanding of Internal Auditing practices 
  • No experience required


  • Assess the evidence received from business units in order to resolve open audit findings
  • Update the open audit findings register and dashboard
  • Perform benchmarking/ best practice exercises
  • Perform assurance and consulting work on all business areas, i.e operations, finance, and IT
  • Conduct performance information audits 
  • Adhere to the IIA standards for the professional practice of Internal Auditing.
  •  Adhoc administrative tasks as assigned by the CAE

*Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Kindly submit a one page cover letter, CV and academic record to recruitment@sahrc.org.za. Quote Internship on the subject line. Please note that candidates may be required to undergo competency assessments and subject themselves to security clearance procedures.

* Only shortlisted candidates will be invited for interviews.

* Should you not hear from the Commission within one month after the closing date of the advert you should consider your application unsuccessful.

* The SAHRC reserves the right not to make an appointment.

* Recruitment will be done in line with the Commission’s Employment Equity Plan.

For further details on the position advertised, please visit the SAHRC website: www.sahrc.org.za.