Job Opportunity

Title: Engineering and Science

Company: South African Radio Astronomy Observatory

Location: Cape Town

Status: 3-year internship

South African citizens and permanent residents, who are in the
final year of:

A Bachelor of Engineering in Civil Engineering or Computer
Engineering or Electronic Engineering or Electrical Engineering
or Industrial Engineering or Mechanical Engineering or
Mechatronic Engineering
• A Bachelor of Technology in Civil Engineering (Urban
Engineering or Construction Management) or Computer
Engineering or Electronic Engineering or Electrical Engineering
or Mechatronic Engineering
• Bachelor of Science/Bachelor of Science Engineering in
Electronic Engineering or Computer Engineering
• Bachelor of Computer Science – Honours

Please take note that:

  1. Short-listed candidates will be assessed through an online
    assessment, in August 2022. This assessment forms part of the
    selection process. Dates for the assessment will be
    communicated to short-listed candidates, and are nonnegotiable.
  2. Successful graduate interns will be based in Cape Town, for a
    period of 3 years, starting in approximately January 2023.
  3. Successful graduate interns may complete a Masters degree
    (part-time) during their 3-year internship.

Additional information:

Complete the application form Apply here
Fill in all fields, and ensure you upload the required documentation. Incomplete
applications will not be considered.

If you require assistance please contact Sane Mazibuko at

Please note that only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

Visit for more about SARAO

Closing date for applications: 30 June 2022

Job Opportunity

Title: Social Media and Event Coordinator

Location: Port Elizabeth

Company: Just Property

Status: Full-time


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Experience in the field

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Job Opportunity

Title: Financial Administrator

Company: South African International Maritime Institute (SAIMI)


Head office at Nelson Mandela University,
Ocean Sciences Campus, Summerstrand, Gqeberha

Status: Short Term Contract

Core Purpose of Job:
To provide expertise and support in ensuring standards of excellence through effective and efficient
grants financial management and accountability. Oversee all financial and budgeting elements of SAIMI, ensuring that projects comply with Grant Funders regulations, requirements, and contractual obligations. Preparation of Funders” and management reports.


  1. Financial Management
     Provide overall technical and administrative support in the areas of financial management and grants management for SAIMI.
     Ensure that all financial and grants management and reporting are compliant with Funders”
    grant and financial management regulations.
     Conduct Quarterly review and analyses of grants financial reporting.
     Provide feedback and analysis to management on areas with significant over- or under spending and/or any other risk areas.
     Ensure appropriate grant financial monitoring frameworks are in place and operating
     Liaise with Funders to ensure timely reimbursement of funds.
     Planning, budgeting, forecasting, and year end closing processes.
     Provide expert consultation regarding the implementation of cost allocation at project/grant
     Proactively identify and escalate grant financial and/or operational management issues in
    coordination with the Director: Operations.
     Management of contracts and compliance with all contractual obligations.
     Participate in due diligence reviews of projects and proposals.
     Conduct monitoring and evaluation of projects and proposals.
     Keep the grant files updated with budgets, grant contracts and agreements.
     Provide input to the Financial Sustainability of SAIMI.
     Participate in grants audit preparation and provide required information.
     Ensure follow up actions and implementation of audit recommendations and address audit
  2. Office Management
     Supervise activities of the Financial Administrative Assistants.
     Administration of Employee contracts.
     Internal control systems – Assist in the development and maintenance of SAIMI financial
    Standard Operating Procedures and Systems.
     Ensure compliance with financial policies and procedures
     Implementation and maintenance of the Pastel system.
     Accurate and efficient record keeping of SAIMI financial information and documentation.
     Ensure journals, and invoice and receipt requisitions are properly prepared and checked for
    submission for authorization.
     Prepare financial information and audit packs for projects.
     Maintain financial authorization procedures and limits in compliance with NMU and SAIMI
    Finance policies.
     Assist with the preparation of monthly, management reports for programmes.
     Maintain records of expenditure approved.
     Prepare monthly/quarterly/annual financial reports for approval by Director Operations.

 Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Business Management, Business Administration, or Accounting.
• Minimum 3-5 years’ experience in a similar role.
 Experience managing large grant portfolio – a minimum of 3 years demonstrated experience in
grants management e.g. National Skills Fund (NSF).
• Experience in managing financials, budget, and relevant regulations.
• Experience in using Integrated Tertiary Software System (ITS)

Additional information:
Applications must consist of a covering letter in which applicants state their experience and competence in performing the above key functions, together with a recent CV. Please submit applications electronically to

Interviews will be conducted online via MS Teams or Zoom.

SAIMI would like to thank all applicants, however only those who are short listed for an interview will be contacted.

Closing date for applications: 12 April 2022

Job Opportunity

Title: Audit/Financial Assistant and Editorial/Design Assistant

Company: Nelson Mandela University UCDG Programme Management, Monitoring and Evaluation Office 

Location: Gqeberha

Status: Part-time

Job Description:

Audit/Financial Assistant
Skills: Professional demeanor. Self-driven.
Role: To assist the M&E Manager UCDG in, managing funds and disbursement, summarising monthly financial reports, and preparing
audit data.

Editorial/Design Assistant
Skills: Superb language skills. Eye for detail.
Role: To assist the M&E Manager UCDG with, document drafting and editing, visualisation of data and reports, data analysis, and general admin tasks.


Audit/Financial Assistant
Qualification in finance, preferably with auditing.

Editorial/Design Assistant
Qualification in Graphic design, languages or related fields.

Who can apply?
Nelson Mandela University post-graduate students or staff members (for example part-time staff looking for additional work).

How to apply?
To apply send your CV (maximum 2 pages) to Dr Harrie Esterhuyse (
Your CV should include a short introduction of yourself (included in the CV not in a separate document).
Please also provide proof of qualifications, and students must provide proof of registration for 2022. CVs
should not include photos. Any applications diverting from the above will not b
e considered.

Closing Date for applications: 5 April 2022 at 16:00p.m

Job Opportunity

Title: Web developer

Company: Hive

Location: Gqeberha

Status: Full time

Job Description:

We are looking for someone that has the functional knowledge and a bit of experience when it comes to web development as well as the creative design eye. 


Most preferred candidates:

  1. Someone that has majored in Graphic design with subjects in website development (WordPress) 
  2. Someone that has majored in Website development (WordPress) with additional subjects in design

Closing date for application: 15th of April 2022

Applicants can WhatsApp me their CV’s + portfolios,

WhatsApp Number: 0745780359

For further information regarding this job post please contact:

Raun Van den Heever

Managing Director/ Hive Digital Marketing

Mobile: (+27) 74 578 0359

Email address:

Facebook: @hive.Incorporated

Instagram: @hive_digital_markerting


LinkedIn: Hive Digital Marketing Agency

Job Opportunity

Title: Transnet Young Professionals in Training 2022

Company: Transnet

Location: South Africa

Status: Traineeship (24 months programme)

Qualifications: National Diploma/Bachelor Degree/BTech in the following fields;

Commerce, Business Management, Logistics, Transport/ Operations, Security Studies, Politics/Political Analysis, Philosophy and International Relations

Please follow the link for more information regarding the programme  –

The best place for prospective candidates to apply is via the links on student emails(Memo) with application form attachment.

The job reference number is 6003953

Closing date for applications: 04 April 2022

Job Opportunity


Company: Number Two Piggeries (Pty) Ltd

Location: Cookhouse, Eastern Cape

Status: Full-time

Company Profile:

Number Two Piggeries (N2P) is a diversified agricultural holding company focusing on primary production and processing within the pork and dairy industry and employing a diverse workforce of >1 600 employees.

N2P was founded by David Osborne, David Miles and Philip Von Mommerty in the 1970s and is headquartered in Queenstown, South Africa.

N2P is a significant primary agricultural producer in Southern Africa. The company is proud to be a market leader in pork production in South Africa.

The company is proud to be a market leader in South Africa with a ~23-24% market share, based on national sow herd and slaughter volumes respectively.

N2P does not however only operate in Piggeries and has diversified into other agricultural companies that compliment the piggery portfolio, as outlined below:


N2P has 26 piggeries across South Africa and Namibia, with >310 000 pigs of which more than 26 000 are sows. These biosecure piggeries range from Weaner and Grower farms to full Farrow to Finish units and spread geographically across South Africa and Namibia. N2P has a significant interest in market-leading pig genetics, PIC South Africa.


N2P has 4 abattoirs. These abattoirs slaughter most of the group’s livestock, including 1 export approved facility based in the Western Cape, South Africa. The abattoirs are group owned and are managed abattoirs to slaughter most of the group’s livestock and add value to primary production.


N2P has 8 dairy units (some of them have more than one dairy/milking platform) producing > 195,000 litres per day. These dairies are all pasture-based dairies, situated in the Eastern Cape and managed under the internal “Just Milk” brand. An operational cheese factory (Cookhouse Creamery) also forms part of the dairy division.


N2P has 2 750 hectares maize, 950 hectares soya and >3 500 beef cattle herd. These farms aim to maximize the utilisation of strategically positioned farms by adding crop and beef.

Job Description:

  • This role is suitable for a young, eager, and hard-working individual who will be responsible for maintenance as well as piggery work.
  • This role will be responsible for coordinating installations, maintenance, and repair work in farm buildings and or surrounding complexes. The role also includes regularly inspecting sites, maintaining farm equipment, and assigning workers to various projects.
  • The role will also assist the farm manager on treating grower pigs, loading, and receiving such pigs and making sure that daily routines and duties run smoothly in the Growing department.


  • Any level of tertiary qualification/ National Senior Certificate (Grade 12)
  • Maintenance experience (1 year) – able to do welding
  • Driver’s license (code 10)
  • Exposure to agricultural industry
  • Computer literate with capability in email, MS Office suite skills and related communication tools



  • Inspect sites regularly to identify problems i.e., water leakages, broken fence, the need for welding and necessary maintenance.
  • Prepare weekly maintenance schedules and allocate work as per forecasted workloads.
  • Coordinate daily cleaning and maintenance activities.
  • Oversee all repairs and ensure that work is completed on time.
  • Maintain all inventory and equipment and ensure proper storage.
  • Comply with all health and safety regulations and practices on site. Conduct safety inspections.
  • Conduct follow-ups on all maintenance and repair work.


  • Clean feed troughs (prior feeding) and prepare feed for grower pigs.
  • Assist with daily procedures and checks (sick pigs, treatments, maintenance, cleaning). Assist grower supervisor in transporting grower pigs (comfortability in each compartment).
  • Health & safety – ensure drivers strictly adhere to all health and safety rules when transporting grower pigs and offloading weaner pigs.
  • Assist grower supervisor to record all treatment used on the medical register.
  • Pig receival – ensure grower pig pens are hygienically clean with fresh water.
  • Ensure handling of animals to high welfare standards. The five freedoms: hunger and thirst; discomfort; pain, injury, and disease; express normal behavior; fear and distress.
  • Assist with general farm work.

If you are interested in this opportunity, please forward your CV & full academic record to: cc with the subject  N2P

Closing date for applications: 18 August 2021

Number Two Piggeries (Pty) Ltd would like to thank all applicants, however only those who qualify for an interview will be contacted.

For further information regarding this job post please contact:

Name: Marléne Krüger


Tel: 087 161 0328

Kind regards,

Career Services Team

Career Services (Previously known as Co-operative Education)