VACANCY: Projects & Communications Intern in South Africa

Vacancy Summary

  • Sector: Business Services
  • Field of Expertise: Communications / PR, Project Management
  • Type of contract: Internship
  • Preferred Candidates: Both international and national jobseekers invited to apply
  • Posted on: Sep 04, 2019
  • Vacancy closing date: Sep 30, 2019

Job Description

The internship position for which this offer is applicable is that of Projects & Communications co-ordinator, reporting to the Co-General Manager – South Africa.

Job Description in summary:
• Project co-ordination (events)
• Membership management
• Project administration
• Assistance to General Managers

Your duties and responsibilities include, and not limited to:
• Co-ordinating and organising of HBC-SA events
• Co-ordinating the HBC-SA’s membership database and assist in being a liaison between HBC-SA & and the membership base
• Organising and co-ordinating of export promotion events and seminars, as well as international trade missions
• Assist in the acquisition of new members
• Co-ordinate events with the Dutch Embassy in Pretoria
• Possible travel within South Africa & the SADC region
• Co-ordinate the launch of the annual HBC-SA Business Directory
• Attend events organised by our partner organisations (Dutch Embassy, European Chambers etc)
• Provide office administration duties (including liaison with the accounting officer)
• Create a lasting business link between HBC-SA and Dutch companies
• Provide other duties as required by the management of HBC-SA

• Successful completion of projects and event management
• Membership registration is always kept updated
• Project administration tracking regularly updated and contains latest information
• The office administration is running smoothly
• Always communicate bottlenecks and other obstacles in carrying out duties
• Attendance register at HBC-SA events should be provided
• Follow up on tasks
• Bachelors or Associate degree in the relevant field
• Interest in International Trade
• Ability to work under-pressure
• Great networking skills

About the Holland Business Chamber:
Established in 1992, the Holland Business Chamber Southern Africa, formerly known as the Southern African Netherlands Chamber of Commerce (SANEC) is a member-based organisation that has for aim, the promotion of economic and bilateral trade relations between Southern Africa and the Netherlands.

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