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Borealis Artificial Intelligence (AI) Internship Program – Fall 2021

Applications are invited from qualified candidates for the Borealis Artificial Intelligence (AI) Internship Program – Fall 2021. The application process is ongoing.

Borealis AI is an RBC Institute for Research. We’re dedicated to achieving state-of-the-art in machine learning.

Borealis AI Interns support research on a wide variety of theoretical and applied machine learning projects.

Internships are available in the following areas:

  • Deep Learning
  • Reinforcement Learning
  • Graphs and Optimization
  • Unsupervised and Semi-supervised Learning
  • Bayesian Optimization
  • Privacy and Fairness
  • Interpretability and Explainability
  • AutoML
  • Time Series Forecasting
  • Natural Language Processing
  • Computer Vision

Benefits

  • Working at Borealis AI will grant you unique access to massive structured and unstructured datasets with the tools and resources necessary to build game-changing statistical models.
  • Being part of the team means you’ll have the opportunity to publish original research in peer-reviewed academic conferences, such as NeurIPS, ICLR, ICML, CVPR.
  • And you’ll be working with some of the brightest minds in AI.

Eligibility

An ideal candidate should have:

  • Ability to implement state-of-the-art machine learning techniques.
  • High motivation to solve challenging research problems.
  • Passion for data, algorithms, and statistics.
  • Experience working towards a Ph.D. or already hold an MSc in Computer Science, Engineering, or another mathematically related field (e.g., Physics, Math, Statistics, etc.).
  • Previous publications at a top-tier AI conference.
  • Experience with writing modular, robust, scalable software in Python.
  • Familiarity with the Unix command line and bash scripting.
  • Proficiency with deep learning packages, such as Tensorflow, Keras, and PyTorch.
  • A deep understanding of machine learning algorithms and/or statistical modeling.

How to Apply

Interested applicants should CLICK HERE to apply.

Application Deadline: The duration of the internship is 4 months (September – December 2021). Applications will close on May 4, 2021.

Reuters News Summer Internship Programme 2021

Applications are invited from qualified candidates for the Reuters News Summer Internship Programme 2021. The application process is ongoing.

Successful candidates will be immersed in a fast-paced, international environment, working directly with editorial teams that publish alerts on major corporate news developments; write short stories about major companies in Europe’s biggest economies; produce online packages used by global media customers; and translate international news.

The internship offers the chance to learn:

  • How Reuters is the fastest news agency in the world, delivering market-moving news to traders, investors, and consumers globally within seconds.
  • How to work in a time-pressure environment that requires strong judgment, exceptional attention to detail, and fast reflexes to identify key information from a financial statement.
  • How news events impact financial markets, using the leading professional financial terminal, Refinitiv’s Eikon, to monitor prices and analyze developments.
  • How to plan coverage of major corporate earnings releases and economic data indicators such as GDP and inflation.
  • How to create multimedia packages for Reuters News online clients.
  • How to translate market reports, general, political, economic and company news stories from English at speed (into Russian, Polish, Turkish, Italian, German, French, Spanish, Portuguese).

Benefits

  • Paid, three-month internship at a global news agency in the Reuter’s Text team.
  • Dynamic, international, diverse working environment.
  • Opportunity to join the biggest Reuters newsroom in Europe.
  • Chance to collaborate with other journalists across Europe.
  • On-the-job learning and training, with access to Thomson Reuters University resources.
  • Mentoring through the internship period.

Eligibility

  • Applicant must speak fluent English and have very good knowledge of one other European language;
  • A strong interest in journalism and/or financial markets;
  • Excellent writing and communication skills; translation skills a strong plus;
  • Attention to detail, comfort with handling data and facts accurately and quickly;
  • Eagerness to learn and collaborate with others;
  • A burning desire to be first with the news.’

How to Apply

Interested applicants should CLICK HERE to apply.

Application Deadline: May 23, 2021.

For more information, visit Reuters.

PepsiCo South Africa Internship 2021

Applications are invited from qualified candidates for the PepsiCo South Africa Internship 2021. The application process is ongoing.

PepsiCo was established in 1965 when the Pepsi-Cola Company merged with Frito-Lay, Inc. It has since expanded to a wider spectrum of food and beverage products. Tropicana Products and the Quaker Oats Company are two of the largest of such brands. PepsiCo products are present in over 200 countries and twenty-two of these PepsiCo brands pulled in retail sales amounting to more than $1 billion. In South Africa, PepsiCo currently operates three (3) sites that produce Simba and Lay’s chips.

PepsiCo South Africa Internship Programme

PepsiCo, one of the top employers in South Africa, is opening its applications to talented and promising individuals who wish to join its Internship Programme offering for the 2021 financial year. The duties and responsibilities of the successful candidate are as follows: – Provide support with functional processes in the Accounting and Finance departments – Ensure comprehensive knowledge component of unit standards – Demonstrate practical application of acquired knowledge.

Duties/Responsibilities

The duties and responsibilities of the successful candidate are as follows:

  • Provide support with functional processes in the Accounting and Finance departments
  • Ensure comprehensive knowledge component of unit standards
  • Demonstrate practical application of  acquired knowledge

Who should apply?

Candidates will need to meet the following minimum qualification requirements in order to apply:

  • Completed matric/National Diploma
  • Holds an Accounting degree or any relevant qualification
  • No experience necessary

What is the selection process?

PepsiCo is an Equal Opportunity Employer and selects applicants according to the Employment Equity Act.

How do I apply?

Eligible candidates will need to register their profiles on PepsiCo’s online recruitment page. Click on the link to start the process:

Click on the link to view a PDF file of the PepsiCo Internship programme 2021 advert.

CLICK HERE to sign in and apply.

SA National Parks: Groenkloof Park Internships 2021

Applications are invited from qualified candidates for the South Africa National Parks: Groenkloof Park Internships 2021. The application process is ongoing.

Groenkloof Park also called ‘Groenkloof Nature Reserve” is one of the oldest parks in South Africa.

Groenkloof Park Internships Programme

Applications are hereby invited from graduates who completed their tertiary qualification and wish to be placed at SANParks for a duration of one (1) year with a monthly stipend of R5000.00. SANParks is under no obligation to employ the Intern upon completion of the programme.

Location / Park: Groenkloof (Head Office)

Requirements:

  • Be an unemployed graduate under the age of 35
  • Must be a South African Citizen
  • Have successfully completed a tertiary qualification at a Tertiary Institution under the below- mentioned discipline/fields of study
  • Must not have previously been employed nor participated in an Internship programme.

The following Internships are open for applications:

Human Capital Management Department

  • Diploma / B Degree in: Human Resources Management

Division: Human Capital Management Department

  • Diploma / B Degree in: Human Resources Management with specialization in Organizational Development and Design

Supply Chain Management Department

Diploma / B Degree in:

  • Supply Chain Management
  • Procurement Management

Finance Department

  • Diploma / B Degree in: Accounting Sciences

Legal Services Department

  • Diploma / B Degree in: Public Administration

Risk Management Department

  • Diploma / B Degree in: Occupational Health and Safety

Corporate Information Technology Department

  • Diploma / B Degree in: Information Technology

Tourism & Marketing Management

  • Diploma / B Degree in: Marketing


Competencies:

  • Good verbal and written communication skills.
  • Good interpersonal relations.
  • Good administrative skills.
  • Planning and organizing.
  • Good people skills.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.

How to Apply

Interested applicants should click here to apply.

City of Johannesburg Internship Programme 2021

Applications are invited from qualified candidates for the City of Johannesburg Internship Programme 2021. The application process is ongoing.

City of Johannesburg Metropolitan Municipality is a municipality that controls the affairs of the Johannesburg local goverance.

City of Johannesburg Internship Programme

This internship programme is an intervention by the City of Johannesburg to address the growing demand by the tertiary institution for students to undergo on-the-job exposure, as a pre-requisite to acquiring an academic qualification or as a requirement after the acquisition of an academic qualification.

The City of Johannesburg (CoJ), Group Corporate & Shared Services Department has the following Internship opportunities available for a period NOT exceeding eighteen (18) months.

Requirements:

  • Grade 12 / Matric;
  • Computer literacy;
  • Must be able to work extended hours as and when required;
  • Ages between 18 – 35 years; and
  • Only the City of Joburg residents will be considered

The following Internship Opportunities are open for applications:

Administrative Clerk Intern

Certificate in Public Admin;

Diploma / Degree in :

  1. Financial Management
  2. Business Management
  3. Transport Management
  4. Logistics
  5. Communication and Marketing

SHE & COID Interns

  • Certificate in Public Admin or Bachelor’s degree in SHE Management Systems or any relevant qualifications.

Customer Relations Intern

  • Relevant National Diploma/Degree;

Management Support Services Intern

Currently studying towards a Certificate/National Diploma or Degree in:

  • Administration
  • Secretarial;

Core Competencies:

  • Teamwork;
  • High-level confidentiality;
  • Value and Integrity;
  • Attention to detail and quality-focused;
  • Knowledge of local government policies, protocol and procedures; Batho Pele Principles.

How to Apply

Administrative Clerk Intern

Certificate in Public Admin;

Diploma / Degree in :

  1. Financial Management
  2. Business Management
  3. Transport Management
  4. Logistics
  5. Communication and Marketing

Apply Online for the Administrative Clerk Internship programme 2021


SHE & COID Interns

  • Certificate in Public Admin or Bachelor’s degree in SHE Management Systems or any relevant qualifications.

Apply Online for the SHE & COID Internship programme 2021


Customer Relations Intern

  • Relevant National Diploma/Degree;

Apply Online for the Customer Relations Internship programme 2021


Management Support Services Intern

Currently studying towards a Certificate/National Diploma or Degree in:

  • Administration
  • Secretarial;

​​​​​​​Apply Online for the Management Support Services Internship programme 2021

SAMSA Internship Programme 2021

Applications are invited from qualified candidates for the South African Maritime Safety Authority​ (SAMSA) Internship Programme 2021. The application process is ongoing.

South African Maritime Safety Authority​ (SAMSA) is a South African government agency established on June 1st, 1998 following the constitutional South African Maritime Safety Authority Act 5.

SAMSA Internship Programme

The programme provides opportunities to unemployed graduates to gain meaningful experience that will complement their studies and gain access to the labour market.

To qualify for the internship programme, you must be:

  • Unemployed graduate aged between 20 to 35
  • Have completed a Degree or a National Diploma (NQF level 6)
  • Be a South African citizen
  • Not have participated previously in an internship programme
  • People living with a disability are encouraged to apply.

The following Internships are open for applications: Human Capital Management Intern

  • National Diploma in Human Capital or Equivalent Qualification.
  • Postgraduate Diploma is advantageous.

Location: Head Office,

Pretoria Policy Legal and Regulations Intern

  • Degree in Policy or Law (preferably with Legislative Drafting)

Location: Head Office,

Pretoria Maritime Special Projects Intern

  • National Diploma in Maritime Studies Location: Cape Town Office

Maritime Special Projects Intern

  • National Diploma in Maritime Studies

Location: Cape Town Office

Risk Management​​​​​​​ Intern

  • National Diploma/ Degree in Risk Management Location:

Head Office, Pretoria

Competencies:

  • Computer literate
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Verbal, written communication & presentation skills

How to Apply

Should you meet the requirements as set out above, please e-mail your CV and recently certified copies of your qualifications to Analiza Setsiba at  recruitment@samsa.org.za

Note:

SAMSA reserves the right not to make an appointment for any advertised position. No late applications will be considered. Psychometric and other assessments may be used as part of the selection process and all shortlisted candidates will be required to be available for the tests. If you have not been contacted within 1 month of the closing date as mentioned above, kindly deem your application unsuccessful.

Please specify the position name and office when applying.

City Power Internships Programme 2021

Applications are invited from qualified candidates for the City Power Internships Programme 2021. The application process is ongoing.

City Power is a reputable regulatory body residing in Johannesburg, South Africa.

City Power Internships Programme

City Power Johannesburg (SOC) Limited invites South African youth who are interested in joining the energy industry to apply for our 12-month internship programme. Our 12 months internship programme will equip you with the knowledge and skills that will enable you to have a meaningful career.
Minimum Requirements:
  • Must be a South African citizen
  • Aged between 18 and 35 years

Qualifications:

All applicants are required to meet any of the following:

  • Completed Bachelors Degree
  • Completed National Diploma
  • Completed Higher Certificate
  • Studying towards a Bachelors Degree
  • Studying towards a National Diploma
  • Post National Senior Certificate Qualification  

Competencies

  • Communication skills (Both written and verbal)
  • Confidentiality and trustworthiness
  • Team player and reliability
  • Numerical skills
  • Planning and organizing
  • Result-driven and self-motivated.

How to Apply

The following documents must accompany your completed application form:

  • Certified copy of your qualification.
  • Transcripts of statements of results; and
  • Certified copy of South African identity document.

Applicants are required to have international qualifications evaluated by the South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA).

Download Application Form

Kindly complete the application form available on the City Power website and submit it by 19th March 2021 via email to recruitment.intern@citypower.co.za

For any enquiries, Please contact: 011 490 7110/7340

Note:

  • Interns will receive a stipend calculated at City Power remuneration rates;
  • City Power is an Employment Equity Employer, therefore a preference for this programme will be given to candidates whose appointment will enhance representativity, especially females and people with disabilities;
  • Failure to provide required documents will disqualify the applicant; and
  • If you have not been contacted within a month of the closing date of this advertisement, please consider your application unsuccessful.

Film and Publication Board Internships 2021

Applications are invited from qualified candidates for the Film and Publication Board Internships 2021. The application process is ongoing.

The Film and Publication Board (FPB) has been a content-classification and regulatory authority body headed by the South African Ministry of Communications. It was founded in the year 1996.

Film and Publication Board Internships

The Film and Publication Board (FPB) is implementing an Internship Programme and is seeking a total of fourteen (14) candidates who are interested in having an opportunity to gain practical work experience and skills development within the Media Regulatory Sector.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Must be a South African citizen
  • Must be between the ages of 18 to 35 years old.
  • Must be based in the Johannesburg/Pretoria area
  • You have not been to any Internship programme before.
  • You are interested in gaining experience and skills and/or building a future career in the Regulatory Sector.
  • You are prepared to enter into a 24-month Fixed-Term Contract with the FPB.
  • You have just completed a recognized National Diploma or Bachelor’s degree qualification in a relevant field.
The following Internship Opportunities are open for applications:

Legal Unit Interns;

  • Qualifications: LLB

Information Communications Technology Unit Interns;

  • National Diploma/ B-Tech Degree in Computer Systems Engineering
  • National Diploma/BTech – Information and Communication Technology
  • BSc – Computer Science.
Supply Chain Management Unit Interns;
  • Qualifications: National Diploma in any Supply Chain related field

Finance Unit Interns;

  • Qualifications: Bcom Degree in Accounting

Human Capital Unit Interns

  • Qualifications: Bachelors Degree in Human Resources Management

Research Unit Interns

  • Qualifications: Bachelors Degree in Research

Client Support Unit Interns

  • Qualifications: Bachelor Degree in Public Administration

Classification Unit Interns

  • Qualifications: Bachelors Degree in Development Studies/Psychology

Operations Unit Interns

  • Qualifications: Bachelors Degree or Diploma in Public Administration

Child Protection Unit Interns

  • Qualifications: Bachelors Degree in Social Work and ICT background

Internal Audit Unit Interns

  • Degree/ Diploma in Internal Audit

Risk and Compliance Unit Interns

  • Qualifications: Risk Management and Compliance

Governance Unit

Diploma or Degree in:

  • Law
  • Corporate Governance
  • Political Science

Communications Unit Interns

Degree or Diploma in:

  • Communications
  • Marketing
  • Journalism
  • Digital Marketing

Competencies:

  • You are computer literate and have the ability to use MSWord, Excel, the internet, and email at an intermediate to advanced level.
  • You have good communication and interpersonal skills

How to Apply

Interested candidates should click HERE to apply.