Closing Date: 02 December 2016

The Department of Trade and Industry invites graduates to apply for internship opportunities for a period of 12 months commencing 01 April 201 7 to 31 March 2018 in the following fields of study:

CCRD Socio Economic Impact and Assessment [x1]Development Economics

Ref No: LC01

CCRD Institutional Management [x1]Public Management / Law

Ref No: LC02

CCRD Market Research and Trend Analysis [x1]Economics / Business

Ref No: LC03

CCRD Stakeholder Relations [x1]Communications, Public Relations, Journalism / Marketing

Ref No: LC04

CCRD Operational Management [x1]H uman R esource M anagement

Ref No: LC05

GSSSD Office of the Chief Director: HR&Ref No: LC [x1]

Public / Business Administration

Ref No: LC06

GSSSD Recruitment Operations [x1]H uman R esource M anagement

Ref No: LC07

GSSSD Employment Relations [x1]H uman R esource M anagement / Labour Law / LLB

Ref No: LC08

GSSSD Talent and performance Management [x2]

Human Resource Management / Development related

Ref No: LC09

GSSSD Human Resource Development [x1]Human Resources Development

Ref No: LC10

GSSSD Wellness Centre [x1]Social Science

Ref No: LC11

GSSSD Office of the Chief Information Officer [x4]


Ref No: LC12

GSSSD Accommodation M anagement S ervices : Security Services [x1]Safety Management

Ref No: LC13

IDAD Employment Creation Fund Unit [x1]Accounting / Auditing or Financial Management

Ref No: LC14

IDAD Eastern Cape Regional Office [x1]Economics

Ref No: LC15

IDAD Western Cape Regional Office [x1]Economics

Ref No: LC16

IDAD Product Development Unit [x1]Economics

Ref No: LC17

IDAD Product Development Unit [x1]Economics ( Development / General)

Ref No: LC18

IDD Agro – Processing [x2]

Agriculture / Agricultural Economics / Economics / Forestry Science

Ref No: LC19

IDD Mining Equipment [x1]Economics / Mining Engineering / Chemical Engineering / Metallurgy / Geology and Supply Chain

Ref No: LC20

IDD Up / Mid – stream oil and Gas [x1]Economics / Geology / Chemical engineering /

Ref No: LC21 Supply Chain

IDD Aerospace and Defense [x1]Economics

Ref No: LC22

IDD Industrial Policy [x2]


Ref No: LC23

IDD Divisional Management [x1]Business A dministration / Public Management

Ref No: LC24

ISA Investment Promotion [x6]


Ref No: LC25

ISA One Stop Shop (Provincial) [x2]


Ref No: LC26

ISA Special Projects [x1]Business Management / Operations / Public Administration

Ref No: LC27

ISA Finance [x1]Finance / Accounting

Ref No: LC28

ODG Strategy Management and Entity Oversight [x1]Public Administration / Management

Ref No: LC29

ODG Marketing, Communications and Stakeholder Engagement [x3]

Public Relations / Advertising / Event Management / Marketing Management

Ref No: LC30

ODG Financial Accounting: Staff Claims & Salaries [x2]

Financial Accounting

Ref No: LC31

SEZ & ET Strategy and Monitoring and stakeholder liaison [x2]

Economic Development

Ref No: LC32

SEZ & ET Program Design and Implementation [x2]


Ref No: LC33

SEZ & ET Space Affairs [x1]Office Management and Technology

Ref No: LC34

SEZ & ET Divisional management Unit [x1]Public Administration / Business Administration

Ref No: LC35

SEZ & ET Economic Infrastructure [x1]Economics

Ref No: LC36

B – BBEE Commission Legal Support and Prosecution [x1]LLB

Ref No: LC37

B – BBEE Commis sion I CT [x1]Computer science / Informatics / System Engineering / Information technology / Business Administration / Network Administration

Ref No: LC38

B – BBEE Commission Case management and Administration [x1]Public Administration / Law / Business Administration / Records Management

Ref No: LC39

B – BBEE Commission Investigations and Enforcement [x3]

Public Administration / Business Administration

Ref No: LC40

B – BBEE Commission Advocacy , Education and Awareness Development [x3]

Public Administration / Business Administration / Education / Law

Ref No: LC41

B – BBEE Commission HRM [x1]HRM / Social Science / Industrial Psychology / Public Administration

Ref No: LC42

TISA Export marketing : National Pavilions [x1]Business Administration / Management / Economics

Ref No: LC43 

TISA Export Marketing: EMIA [x1]Accounting / Business Administration / Economics

Ref No: LC44

TISA Export Promotion North America [x1]Economics / Business Economics

Ref No: LC45

TISA Export Promotion – Europe Desk [x1]Economics / International Trade

Ref No: LC46

TISA Export Promotion – South America [x1]Economics / International Relations

Ref No: LC47

TISA Expert Promotion: Asia Desk [x1]Economics / International Trade

Ref No: LC48

TISA Export Promotion: Services Desk [x1]Economics

Ref No: LC49

TISA Export Promotion – Regional Desks 2

Economics / Marketing / Interna tional Relations

Ref No: LC50

TISA International Operations [x1]Research / Information

Ref No: LC51

TISA Operations: Business Intelligence [x1]IT / Information Systems (Data Mining)

Ref No: LC52

Divisions: CCRD – Consumer and Corporate Regulation Division GSSSD – Group Systems and Support Services (Corporate Services) IDAD – Incentive Development and Administration Division IDD – Industrial Development Division ODG – Office of the Director – General SEZ&ET – Special Economic Zones and Economic Transformation TISA – Trade and Investment South Africa ISA – Investment South Africa


  • Applications are invited from unemployed South African citizens aged between 18 and 35 years who have completed a minimum of N6 / National Diploma or B degree in the relevant fields as indicated above
  • Interns will receive monthly stipend of R6 000.00 in acc ordance with their highest qualification at the time of appointment
  • Applicants who have already participated in any Government Internship Programme will not be considered and if it is found that this was the case after appointment, the contract will be ter minated with immediate effect.

Application process:

  • Applications must be submitted on a signed Z83 form, obtainable fro m any Public Service department and must be accompanied by a comprehensive CV and certified copies of qualification (including Matric Certificate), academic record and Identity Document
  • Failure to provide required documents will disqualify applicants
  • Applicants must clearly indicate the reference number on the Z83 form. A separate application should be submitted for each internship position applied for.
  • No late applications will be considered
  • Unless indicated otherwise, the internship opportunities are based in Pretoria
  • It is the applicant’s responsibility to have international qualifications evaluated by the South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA). All qualifications will be subjected to verification
  • Correspondence will be limited to short – listed candidates only. If you have not been contacted within two (2) months of the closing date of this advertisement, please accept that your application was unsuccessful
  • The Department of Trade and Industry is committed to the achievement of and maintenance of diversity and equity in employment, especially of race, gender and disability.

How to Apply

Applications can be submitted:

  • By post to the Registry Office, The Department of Trade and Industry, Private Bag x84, Pretoria, 0001;
  • Hand – delivered to the dti Campus, co rner of Meintjies and Robert Sobukwe Street, Sunnyside, Pretoria; or
  • E – mailed to [email protected]  (Reference must appear in subject line of e – mail).

Please direct all queries to: Nonhlanhla Sindane at 012 394 1632 or Benzi Thobane 012 394 3040