West Coast District Municipality Financial Services Internship 2019

March 29, 2019

The West Coast District Municipality is inviting interested parties to apply for its Financial Services Internship Programme for 2019. Located in Western Cape, the seat of the municipality is located in Mooreesburg. It had a population of 391,766 in 2011.

West Coast District Municipality Financial Services Internship Programme 2019

The West Coast District Municipality’s Financial Internship programme is conducted through the Municipal Finance Management Internship Programme, or MFMIP. The MFMIP is a structured work experience and training programme that aims to provide quality training and experiential learning in all areas of the Budget and Treasury office of the Municipality, as a mandate of the Municipal Finance Management Act of 2003.

All internship programmes under the MFMIP provides a logical and systematic training sequence. This training seeks to develop and enhance the skills and competencies obtained during university or technical education. At the end of this one-year internship, participants receive credits for employment  qualification within the Municipal Finance Management office. This is as laid out in the Municipal Minimum Competency Regulations Gazette of June 2007. Moreover, the internship position pays an all-inclusive annual stipend of R96 000 to R144 000.

WCDM Career Options

The successful intern will earn a chance at working within the Municipality’s Finance Management office.

Requirements or Eligibility

To qualify, applicants must possess the minimum requirements of the programme:

  • Completed at least three years in a Bachelor’s degree with majors in Economics, Accounting, Finance, Auditing or Risk Management
  • Willing to commit to an internship agreement  as well as an employment contract
  • Must participate in the workplace tasks
  • Must be age between 25 – 35

How to Apply

Applicants who meet the programme’s minimum requirements are instructed to acquire a copy of the application form. This can be done by either going directly to the municipal office or downloading a copy online.

Call 022-433 8400 and ask for Ms PS Boer to find out how to get the application form. Alternatively, the application form can be downloaded from the website by clicking  the link below:

WCDM Financial Services Internship Programme Application form 2019

Remember to include the following documents prior to sending it. The required documents are as follows:

  • Comprehensive CV
  • Certified true copies of certificates, diplomas, registrations and valid driver’s license

Hand carry or send your application and supporting documents to:

West Coast District Municipality
Human Resources: Recruitment and Selection
P.O. Box 242
Moorreesburg, 7310

Click on the link below to view the programme advert:

WCDM Financial Services Internship Programme Advert 2019

Opening and Closing Date

Deadline for submission of applications is on 5 April 2019. No late submissions will be accepted. Applications forwarded via fax or email will be rejected.

Contact Information

For enquiries, call (022) 433 8400, or, send an email to

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