Fetola: Internships programme 2024

Internship details

Fetola invites unemployed individuals who meet all the necessary criteria to apply for  Internships programme 

Apply now for a full-time internship opportunity based in Cape Town and gain valuable skills, mentorship, and experience in the social enterprise sector. This is a 3 – 6 months opportunity with the possibility of extension.

Salary: R7 800 – R12 000 per month

Who are we looking for?

  • Top performing graduates in specialised areas (Commerce, PPE, STEM or Finance) who are passionate about making a positive impact on society.
  • Ambitious and eager learners who are ready to take on new challenges and grow professionally.
  • Self-motivated and driven individuals who can work independently and collaboratively.
  • Innovative and creative thinkers who can contribute to our diverse and dynamic team.

What will you gain?

  • Hands-on experience in various aspects of business development, project management, finance, impact analysis, and technology
  • Peer mentorship from experienced and inspiring leaders who are catalysts for sustainable development.
  • Development opportunities to enhance your skills, knowledge, and network in the social enterprise sector.
  • The opportunity to work alongside a group of passionate and committed change-makers who are making a difference in South Africa

Who are we?

  • Fetola is more than a social enterprise; we are a force for positive change.
  • We have a rich history of success in business start-up and acceleration, helping small and medium enterprises (SMEs) to grow and create jobs.
  • We are committed to alleviating unemployment, inequality, and poverty through sustainable SME development.
  • Our innovative approach, diverse programs, investment funds, and strategic partnerships have propelled us to the forefront of impactful change in South Africa

What will you do: Interns will be placed within the business according to their skills, providing key support to various departmental functions which include support in the project management of our business accelerator programmes, SME Portfolio services, finance, impact analysis and technology. Interns are expected to take ownership of assigned tasks and demonstrate initiative.


Qualifications and Requirements:

  • University degree in BSc Commerce, PPE, Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) or Finance etc
  • Data analytical skills and strong MS Excel capabilities
  • Advanced computer skills including MS Office Suite
  • Must be relatable, personable and customer focused.
  • Excellent spoken, written and interpersonal communication., including telephone etiquette.
  • Performance-driven with a commitment to continual learning and improvement
  • Excellent problem-solving skills with the ability to work towards tight deadlines.
  • Previous working/internship experience is an added advantage.

How to Apply

Click here to apply online for the fetola Internships programme 2024

Closing date: 05 April 2024