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Communication Officer Position at Government Technical Advisory Centre (GTAC)



Communication Officer Position at Government Technical Advisory Centre (GTAC)

Application Deadline: 08 September 2023

Looking for an exciting opportunity in communications? The Government Technical Advisory Centre (GTAC) is currently accepting applications for the role of Communication Officer (Jobs Fund). This is your chance to join our team and make a lasting impact!

Position Details:

  • Post: Communication Officer (Jobs Fund)
  • Reference Number: G25/2023
  • Term: 24 Months Fixed Term Contract
  • Salary: R424,104 per annum (Level 09), excluding benefits. PSR 44 applies to salary level appointments.
  • Location: Pretoria


  • Bachelor’s degree/National Diploma in Communications or related field
  • Postgraduate qualification in marketing and/or communications (an advantage)
  • 3-4 years of experience in corporate communication, public relations, and management
  • Experience in the public sector is highly desirable
  • Strong written and spoken English skills
  • Passion for communications, social development, and impact creation
  • Ability to work independently and meet communication targets

Key Competencies:

  • Administrative Operations
  • Policy Development and Management
  • Project Management
  • Computer Literacy
  • Effective Communication
  • Emotional Intelligence
  • Concern for Quality and Order
  • Problem Solving and Analysis
  • Team Participation


As a Communication Officer, you’ll play a crucial role in coordinating and executing knowledge sharing and communication activities for the Jobs Fund Project Management Office (PMO). Your duties will include:

  • Public Relations: Enhance and maintain a positive public image for the Jobs Fund (JF) through PR programs and campaigns.
  • Events: Plan and promote events to increase the profile of JF among target audiences.
  • Communication Framework: Develop and implement communication strategies including content creation, social media, articles, and media releases.
  • Promotions and Marketing: Provide input for marketing publications and facilitate information-sharing opportunities.
  • Website and Social Media Administration: Manage JF’s digital presence, including social media accounts.
  • Inbound and Outbound Communication: Coordinate internal communication and manage external inquiries.
  • Database Management: Maintain key stakeholder contacts and communication databases.

How to Apply: To apply for this exciting opportunity, visit the GTAC website at Please note that only online applications will be accepted.


Application Tips:

  • Use the official Z83 form (effective as of 01 January 2021) or a comprehensive CV.
  • Clearly indicate the reference number of the vacancy in your application.
  • Reach out to the relevant department for additional information about the position.

Don’t miss out on this fantastic opportunity to contribute to impactful communication in a dynamic environment. Apply today and join the GTAC team!

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35 x ABSA: Trailblazer Learnerships 2024




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ABSA invites South African unemployed youth to apply for Trailblazer Learnership Programme 2024.

Learnership Location: Johannesburg, Durban and Cape Town

Learnership Closing Date: 7 March 2024

Are you a recent graduate eager to dive deep into the dynamic world of banking? Are you driven by a passion for sales and the desire to excel in a challenging corporate environment? If so, the Absa CIB Trailblazer Programme is tailor-made for you!

Our year-long Trailblazer Learnership Programme is designed to provide unemployed, degreed individuals with an immersive experience in the core functions of banking. Through hands-on exposure to sales, product development, client onboarding, digital operations, and more, you’ll gain invaluable insights and skills that will pave the way for a rewarding career in the industry.

As a Trailblazer, you’ll have the opportunity to work alongside high-performing teams within Absa, where you’ll be mentored by seasoned professionals and guided through a structured development journey. Over the course of 12 months, you’ll complete an NQF Level 6 qualification funded by Absa, enhancing your knowledge and expertise in the field.

Our programme is divided into four cohorts, each focusing on key areas such as transactional banking sales, product management, trade digital operations, client onboarding, public sector and coverage. Throughout the programme, you’ll rotate within the business unit, gaining exposure to various facets of banking and honing your skills under the guidance of dedicated supervisors.

We’re looking for ambitious South African graduates who are eager to make their mark in the banking industry. If you’re someone who thrives in a dynamic environment, values continuous learning and growth, and is ready to embrace new challenges, then we want to hear from you.

Don’t miss out on this incredible opportunity to kickstart your career with Absa. Apply now and join us as we pave the way for innovation and excellence in the world of banking!

Essential requirements:

NQF Level 8 qualification with a minimum average of 70% within the following disciplines:

• Accounting

• Economics

• Finance

• Mathematics

• Statistics

• Computer Science

Eligibility Criteria

• Applicants must NOT be permanently employed

• Applicants cannot be registered with another Learnership

• Applicants MUST be South African citizens

• Proficient in Microsoft Suite of Applications

• Proficient English language skills

Closing Date: 7 March 2024

Location: JHB, Durban and CT


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Bell Equipment: Apprenticeships 2024 –




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Bell Equipment invites South African unemployed youth to apply for Apprenticeship Programme 2024.

Apprenticeship Location: Richards Bay, Eastern Cape, South Africa

Apprenticeship Closing Date: 22 March 2024

Bell Equipment is seeking motivated individuals in Richards Bay, South Africa to join their apprenticeship programmes! Launch your career in a skilled trade through hands-on training and qualification opportunities.  

Apprenticeship Opportunities:

  • Auto Electrician
  • Boilermaker (Maintenance Department)
  • Millwright (Maintenance Department) (4 available positions)
  • Fitter (Maintenance Department) (2 available positions)
  • Airconditioner Mechanic (Tool & Design Department) (2 available positions)
  • Fitter & Turner (4 available positions)

How to apply

Click here to apply online for Bell Equipment: Apprenticeships 2024

Only applications with certified copies of all qualifications (school and college) plus id document & licence will be considered.

If you have not had a response to your application within 4 weeks of the closing date, please accept that your application has been unsuccessful.

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British American Tobacco (BAT): Graduate Internships 2024




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British American Tobacco (BAT) invites unemployed graduates to apply for Graduate Internship Programme 2024.

Internship Application Closing Date: Not specified

Internship Location: South Africa

What Does The Programme Offer?

  • A bespoke development plan that prepares you for a managerial role after the programme 
  • Accountability from day one through projects with a real impact on our progressive business
  • World-class leadership training in Global BAT Academy with fellow graduates and senior colleagues from around the world
  • Learning from industry experts and interaction with BAT professionals
  • Dynamic and multinational environment.

The following Internship Opportunities are open for applications:

Finance Global Graduate Programme

Bachelor’s Degree or Master’s in:

  • Finance,
  • Business,
  • Economics
  • or similar

Marketing Global Graduate Programme

Bachelor’s Degree or Master’s in:

  • Marketing,
  • Communication,
  • Business
  • or similar

Operations​​​​​​​ Global Graduate Programme

Bachelor’s Degree or Master’s in:

  • Engineering,
  • Economics,
  • Procurement,
  • Supply Chain,
  • Business Management,
  • or related

How to Apply

NB. Use the links given below to Apply

Finance Global Graduate Programme

Apply Online for the Finance Global Graduate Programme

Marketing Global Graduate Programme

Apply Online for the Marketing Global Graduate Programme

Operations​​​​​​​ Global Graduate Programme

Apply Online for the Operations Global Graduate Programme

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