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Internship Programme

The Conduit Capital Group launched an Internship Programme with the specific aim to provide students with hands-on, career-specific experience. The Conduit Capital Group is committed to skills development and skills upliftment within the financial sector, whereby creating opportunities for graduates and intern students to get practical work experience which will complement their studies and/or improve their competence and employability. This paid intern will be expected to work between 15 and 25 hours a week in our organisation, for a minimum period of 3 months and a maximum of 12 months.

Responsibilities

  • Commercial and legal research
  • Financial modelling and budgeting
  • Prepare presentations and proposals
  • Prepare presentation packs
  • Assisting with ad-hoc reports and research for the team
  • Project management, including co-ordinating due diligence activities (where appropriate)
  • Meeting with and corresponding with portfolio companies and both internal and external clients
  • Assisting the team during special events and projects
  • Participate in idea / problem solving debates (both internally and externally)
  • General administration work
  • Administrative support
  • General office business support

Requirements

Applicants should meet the following criteria:

  • An intern must possess or be in the process of obtaining a tertiary qualification from a recognised South African University or College within one of the following fields of study – Private Equity, Financial, Legal, Business Management, Human Resources, International Business;
  • Conduit will consider its employment equity objectives in appointing an intern; and
  • Preference will be given to South African citizens in appointing an intern. Non-South African citizens may, in exceptional circumstances, after considering available local graduates and with the approval of the CEO, be offered an internship.

Majors

  • Unemployed South African graduates and post graduates looking for work experience;
  • Student interns in their final year of completing their academic studies or in the internship year from higher education institutions; and
  • Recent graduates or young professionals who have not been exposed to work experience related to the area of study that they have completed.

Qualifications & Experience

  • You must be a South African citizen;
  • You must be between 18 and 30 years old;
  • You must be in possession of a valid and recognised Matric/Standard 10/Grade 12 Certificate with English (Minimum D Symbol on Standard Grade); Mathematics (or Mathematics Literacy 60% and above) and a 2nd language (Minimum D Symbol);
  • You must be able to communicate effectively in English;
  • You must possess basic computer skills, including all Microsoft Office products;
  • You must display high attention to detail; and
  • You must be able to work accurately.

Competencies

  • You must be able to communicate clearly and professionally with clients;
  • You must have above average typing skills;
  • You must have resilience & drive and be the type of person who pursues goals despite obstacles; and
  • You must be self-motivated and have a burning desire and potential to learn.

Instructions for Applying

Send comprehensive résumé to internships@conduitcapital.co.za.