Thabazimbi Local Municipality invites dedicated and ambitious individuals to apply for our Finance Internship Programme for 2024/2025. This internship presents an invaluable opportunity to gain practical experience in municipal finance operations while contributing to the growth and development of the vibrant community.

Thabazimbi Local Municipality  Finance Internships Overview:

  • Position: Municipal Finance Management Internship Programme
  • Number of Positions: 05
  • Duration: 24 months contract
  • Remuneration: Between R9,000 – R10,000 per month (all inclusive remuneration package)
  • Closing Date: 12 July 2024


  • Candidate must hold at least a three-year Bachelor’s Degree or National Diploma with majors in Accounting, Economics, Finance, Risk Management, Auditing, or related fields.
  • Candidate must be between the ages of 21 and 35.

Internship Details:

  • The internship involves signing both an employment contract and an internship agreement.
  • The programme aims to provide structured professional training and practical experience in all aspects of a Municipal Budget and Treasury Office.
  • Governed by the Municipal Finance Management Act, Act 56 of 2003, and related reforms.
  • Offers a logical training sequence to build skills and competencies progressively.

Application Process:

Selection and Appointment:

  • Thabazimbi Local Municipality is an Equal Opportunity Employer adhering to the Employment Equity Act.
  • Candidates not invited for an interview within 20 working days after the closing date should consider their application unsuccessful.
  • Screening and vetting processes will be conducted for all candidates.
  • Successful candidates will sign an employment contract, performance agreement, and disclose benefits and interests.
  • The municipality reserves the right not to make an appointment.

The Municipal Finance Management Internship Programme at Thabazimbi Local Municipality presents an invaluable opportunity for aspiring finance professionals seeking practical experience in municipal finance operations. Prospective candidates who meet the stipulated qualifications and are eager to contribute to local governance under the framework of the Municipal Finance Management Act are encouraged to submit their applications.

Applicants are reminded to adhere strictly to the provided application instructions, ensuring all required documents are included. Thabazimbi Local Municipality upholds a commitment to fair selection processes in accordance with the Employment Equity Act, ensuring equal opportunities for all interested individuals.