University of Free State (UFS): Finance Internships 2018

University of Free State (UFS) invites applicants to apply for Finance Internship Programme 2018 / 2019.

Internship Application deadline is 26 January 2018

Internship Provider: University of Free State (UFS)

Internship Location: Bloemfontein,  Free State

Vacancy: 2175: Intern: (contract appointment: 1 year)
Department: Finance
Type: Support
Description: Department Finance
Intern: (contract appointment: 1 year)
Job ID: 2175Duties and responsibilities:

Gain exposure in the following areas:

  • Deal with enquiries relating to commercial debtors.
  • Journalise rectification/changes to accounts.
  • Keep records of enquiries dealt with.
  • Liaise with customer regarding account and the collection of outstanding amounts.
  • Assist in capturing and applying receipts.

Inherent requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Equivalent qualification.

Required competencies:

  • Intermediate computer skills, including but not limited to MS Word and Excel.
  • Communication skills and the ability to function with ease in the University’s richly diverse working environment.

The following criteria apply to the selection of candidates:

  • Not currently participating in an existing learnership / internship programme.
  • Willing to sign a learnership / internship agreement with the UFS.
  • Candidate must be available for a period of 1 year.
  • Postgraduate qualification will serve as a recommendation.

Assumption of duties:
As soon as possible.

Closing date:
26 January 2018.

The salary scale is available on request. For any further enquiries, please feel free to contact 051 401 9161/3934/ 3687/3106.

The University reserves the right not to fill the post. The University subscribes to and applies the principles prescribed by the Employment Equity Act. Preference will be given to candidates from the designated groups, in accordance with the principles of the aforementioned act and the employee profile of the specific department / division.

Applications may only be submitted online. All applications must be accompanied by the following:

  • A detailed curriculum vitae.
  • Copies of qualifications (please provide the SAQA accreditation in the case of foreign qualifications).
  • A copy of your identity document (ID).

Applications that are incomplete or sent by fax or e-mail will not be considered. Communication will be limited to shortlisted candidates only. Should you not be contacted within six weeks of the closing date for applications, you may assume that your application was unsuccessful.

Apply Online

External candidates can click HERE to apply online.

UFS staff members can log onto PeopleSoft, click on Self Service, then on Recruiting, and then on Careers to apply online.

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