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The Ports Regulator has the following 5 Internship vacancies for a period of twelve (12) months: The Ports Regulator invites unemployed students to apply for its in service training program:

The Internship Programme is ideal for candidates who possess strong analytical and critical thinking skills. The successful graduate will gain exposure to different functions within the organisation.


Department Requirements Number of interns
Corporate Services B.Comm or National Diploma in Accounting/Finance/Auditing 1
Legal LLB degree or equivalent 4-year degree in law 1
Policy Strategy & Research Post graduate qualification (Honours / Masters) in the field of Economics, Econometrics or equivalent 1
Industry Development Post graduate qualification in the fields of Economics, Stakeholder Management/Communication, Research 1
Office of the CEO Bachelor of Administration/ Public Administration /B.Comm degree 1


Key functions: Provide general support and participate as an active member of the respective departments to facilitate the achievement of its objectives.

This opportunity is for interns to use their academic background in the workplace and to obtain experience. This twelve-month opportunity is also for interns to obtain exposure to administration processes in a corporate environment.

Applications must be accompanied by the following: • A covering including, inter alia: * Date of availability to commence internship * Employment Equity status * Residence status (RSA citizen, etc) • A complete CV indicating  * academic and/or work history * Languages spoken and its proficiencies * Responsibilities in any position held • Recently certified copies of the candidate’s Identity Document (or passport if not a South African citizen) and qualifications

NB: The candidate should be unemployed and should not have participated in an internship of similar nature before.

Interested and suitably qualified persons may forward your application with supporting documentation, clearly stating the intern department for which you are applying, in the e-mail subject title, to: re*********@po************.org by no later than close of business on 24 March 2023 Correspondence will be limited to short-listed candidates only.  

The Ports Regulator is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from persons with disabilities. The Ports Regulator also subscribes to and applies the principles prescribed by the Employment Equity Act.

The position will be based in Durban and may entail travelling.