ABOUT South African Human Rights Commission:

Established 25 years, the South African Human Rights Commission (SAHRC) continues to promote and protect the human rights of South African’s, marking their milestone as a constitutional democracy on 2nd October 2020.

The SAHRC continues to show its relevance as an institution once established by the leaders of South Africa, and the Constitution, with the aim of creating a deeper-rooted culture of human rights in South Africa. It is stated, in chapter 9 of the Constitution, that the SAHRC has the responsibility to monitor, protect and promote the human rights of the South African citizens in accordance with the bill of rights and as the Nation Human Rights Institution (NHRI).

DETAILS ABOUT THE INTERNSHIP PROGRAMME:

Locations: Braamfontein, Johannesburg, Gauteng (Head Office)
Duration: 2 months

A 2 month internship opportunity is being offered to a lucky candidate by the South African Human Rights Commission. The internship will be in their Internal Audit departments and the candidate will be required to show a dedication to human rights.

Key Performance Areas of the Programme:

  • Resolving open order findings by evaluating evidence collected from business units
  • Updating the dashboard and open audit findings
  • Performing exercises of benchmarking and best practice
  • Conduct consulting and assurance pertaining to all business areas (Finance, Information Technology, and Operations)
  • Manage performance information audits
  • Follow the IIA standards to practice Internal Auditing professionally
  • When assigned by the CAE, performing Administrative and Ad hoc duties

 

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS NEEDED TO APPLY:

Before applying, please ensure that you meet ALL of the following minimum entry criteria – failure to satisfy all the requirements will result in your application being disqualified:

  • Education requirement: must have completed a Diploma or Degree in Internal Auditing
  • Must have an excellent understanding of Internal Audit practices
  • Must be computer literate in E-mail, Internet, Microsoft Word/ Excel

 

HOW TO APPLY FOR THE INTERNSHIP POSITION:

Applications must be emailed to the Human Rights Commission at: [email protected]

Attach the following documents to your application email:

  • An updated Curriculum Vitae
  • A cover letter (no longer than 1 page)
  • The subject line “Internship”

Please note:
– Only short-listed candidates will be contacted and invited for an interview
– Candidates will be requested to undergo security clearances and competency assessments
– If you do not hear a response within a month after the closing date, consider your application unsuccessful
– SAHRC is NOT obligated to make an appointment. All recruitment will be done in accordance with the Employment Equity Act

CONTACT THE INTERNSHIP PROVIDER FOR QUERIES:

For any queries related to this internship program, please contact SAHRC Gauteng Provincial Office directly:

Name: Buang Jones (Provincial Manager)
Telephone/ WhatsApp number: 082 059 6520
Email address: [email protected]