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CSIR: Finance internship ( 2 positions -Twenty-four months contract)

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The finance internship offers a unique opportunity for aspiring finance graduates to gain hands-on experience with CSIR company. With only two available positions on a twenty-four-month contract, this internship is an excellent stepping stone for those looking to build a successful career in finance.

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Company Name: Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR).
Position: Finance internship.
Estimated monthly stipend of R5000 – R10 000.
Location: South Africa ,Gauteng, Pretoria (Hybrid).

About Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR)

The Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) is a leading scientific and technology research organisation that research, develops, localises and diffuses technologies to accelerate socio-economic prosperity in South Africa. The organisation’s work contributes to industrial development and supports a capable state.


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Qualifications, Skills, and Experience:

  • Educational Background: A three-year Diploma or Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Finance.
  • Technical Skills: Proficiency in basic accounting principles and Microsoft Office Suite, particularly Excel, Word, and PowerPoint.
  • Legislative Knowledge: Good understanding of relevant legislation, including the Income Tax Act and the VAT Act.
  • Attention to Detail: Ability to pay close attention to detail, manage stress, and work under pressure.
  • Administrative Skills: Strong office administrative and record-keeping skills.
  • Analytical Abilities: Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Time Management: Effective time management and planning skills.
  • Communication Skills: Strong communication and listening skills, both written and verbal.
  • Interpersonal Skills: Excellent interpersonal skills and a sound work ethic.
  • Confidentiality: Ability to maintain strict confidentiality in performing duties.
  • Flexibility: Willingness to work outside of normal working hours as required.

How to Apply

  • Interested candidates are encouraged to apply before the closing date on 11 June 2024.
  • The following documents should be prepared: Resume, Cover letter, and any relevant academic or professional references. 
  • Jobseekers are informed to complete the applications process online via  Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) careers portal.

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Article last updated: 06 June 2024