The City of Johannesburg (COJ) invites qualifying students of the Johannesburg Community to apply for the COJ internships programme. Qualifying Individuals require a National Diploma (NQF Level 6) or Bachelors Degree (NQF Level 7).
Candidates will fall under the Group Strategy, Policy Coordination and Relations Department in Braamfontein. This COJ Internships programme will be 18 months.
Qualification completed with min 360 credits: R8 620.79 pm (Basic Salary, no benefits).
Enrolled as a student: R3 500.00 pm (Basic salary, no benefits).
COJ Internships Position
International Relations COJ Internship
Bachelor of Arts in International Relations, Public Administration, Development Studies (or associated discipline) at SAQA 7, WHEREAS the institution envisages extending the training of the student by adding a practical or experiential training discipline hereinafter referred to as “training”, namely in the field of Administration as part of the existing courses/studies; Computer literacy – MS Office Applications and email; and Only City of Joburg residents will be considered.
Participate in the Strategic Relations function of the City of Johannesburg. Service strategic city-to-city relationships informed by an approved International Relations Policy of the City of Johannesburg. Research new international relations partnerships through internal or external networks relevant to local government. Report on the progress and impact of various relationships regularly.
KEY PERFORMANCE AREAS:
Quarter IR Newsletter to create and enhance awareness of the IR function within the city, nationally, on the continent as well as globally. Review and develop IR Strategy. Implementation of agreed action areas of strategic relationships (strategic city to city, friendship, and project collaboration). Progress on involvement in Global Networks (C40, Iclei, Metropolis). IR Management and logistics.
Computer literacy (MS Word and Excel). Good communication and coordination skills. Ability to handle the demands of various personality types. Strong professional and positive demeanor. Negotiation skills.
Knowledge of International Relations, global issues, and local government.
Enquiries can be made to Leyandre Ndlovu Tel No: (011) 407 6452.
How to Apply for International Relations COJ Internship
Interested applicants can forward their applications which comprise of certified copies of their qualifications, ID, and CV online to the COJ website. Apply online at: https://share.hsforms.com/1vHIlyPtpQgG0i4Zla7TVpg469tl , alternatively apply online at
Strategic Coordination & Integration COJ Internship
Degree in Environmental Management, Environmental Sciences, Conservation Management, or closely related discipline at SAQA 7. WHEREAS the institution envisages extending the training of the student by adding a practical or experiential training discipline hereinafter referred to as “training”, namely in the field of Administration as part of the existing courses/studies. Computer literacy – MS Office Applications and email, and Only City of Joburg residents will be considered.
Provide support to the Senior Specialist: Awareness and Community Based Planning, in implementing policies, strategies, systems, standards, and management plans for the promotion of integrated environmental awareness across CoJ, while promoting environmental development.
KEY PERFORMANCE AREAS:
Review, develop and implement the Environmental Education and Awareness (EEA) Strategy and related policies through relevant stakeholder committees. Coordinate the rendering of corporate environmental education and capacity building function, through the facilitation of environmental communications and provision of awareness support to the Department. Facilitate the provision of community outreach and stakeholder engagement function through managing the external environmental education and awareness, as well as education programmes planning and reviews. Manage innovative programmes of environmental development to develop the environmental capacity of targeted stakeholders. Contribute to Business Planning, Reporting, and Financial Management activities of the Unit. Comply with Performance Management Strategies of the City. Procurement and Contract Management.
Knowledge and understanding of environmental issues and relevant legislation. Understanding of environmental education principles/approaches.
Language proficiency (reading and writing) in English and good written and verbal communication. Project Management.
Enquiries can be made to Revonal Mckenzie Tel No: (011) 587 4307.
How to Apply for Strategic Coordination & Integration COJ Internship
Interested applicants can forward their applications which comprise of certified copies of their qualifications, ID, and CV online to the COJ website. Apply online at: https://share.hsforms.com/1G4skYLRvSQeEGkG_253KsA469tl , alternatively apply online at
17 June 2022
The City of Johannesburg has the right to reserve to make an appointment. COJ is an equal opportunity employer. Only City of Joburg residents will be considered.