Finance Graduate Trainee Opportunity

Posted on :

27 Feb, 2015

Category :

Finance Jobs in South Africa, Graduate Jobs in South Africa

Interested applicants, who have completed their, Bcom in accounting, Bcompt or Bachelor of Accounting Sciences in Financial Accounting are invited to forward their applications for this exciting 12 months Graduate Trainee Programme.

Competition law and economics are fast growing areas linked to the dynamic field of competition policy in South Africa and abroad.

The Competition Commission requires young dynamic graduates, enthusiastic and energetic, with an aptitude for research and analysis to join the Competition Commission as Graduate Trainees.

The Competition Commission is responsible for: investigating and assessing anti-competitive behaviour in response to complaints, investigating large mergers, making referral to the Competition Tribunal; and investigating and deciding on intermediate mergers.

In addition, it undertakes advocacy work to promote compliance with the Competition Act.

We offer successful candidates:

  • An opportunity of being trained in competition law and economics as the first step on an exciting career in this field.
  • the opportunity to gain hands-on experience in the dynamic and growing field of competition law in South Africa
  • Technical and Soft Skills training through our Capacity Building Workshops and use of external training providers.
  • Monthly wages to cover your transport fares and living allowance.

Coaching and Mentorship programme

An opportunity for you to actively participate in reaching the objectives of building an efficient, free and fair economy for all South Africans


  • Bcom in accounting, Bcompt or Bachelor of Accounting Sciences in Financial Accounting
  • Be a South African citizen
  • Have obtained an average of 60% pass rate
  • A consistent academic performer
  • Should not have worked as a permanent employee previously
  • All applicants should have good academic background and well-developed writing, interpersonal skills and be computer literate.

How to Apply:

Complete or download the application form on our careers website:

Attach CV, academic transcripts, Senior certificate with results and your ID copy
Include contact details of two suitable references


Hand deliver to:

The Learning and Development Coordinator
The Competition Commission South Africa
The DTI Campus 77 Meintjie Street
Block C Mulayo


NB: Applications received after the closing date will not be considered.

The Commission reserves the right not to fill these positions.

Candidates may be expected to sign a confidentiality agreement and have to be vetted. Furtheron you may be required to undergo assessments

Supporting documents will be required before appointment

Applications close: 02 Mar 2015 17:00 South Africa Standard Time

Click Here to Apply ONLINE

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