University of the Free State (UFS) Seeks Interns for Impactful Roles

University of the Free State (UFS) Seeks Interns for Impactful Roles

University of the Free State (UFS) Seeks Interns for Impactful Roles. The University of the Free State (UFS) is seeking applications for the role of Intern (40 hours per week) on a one-year contract basis.

This position offers a monthly stipend of R8,293.75 and is located in Bloemfontein, FS ZA.

About University of the Free State (UFS)

Established in 1904 as the Grey University College, UFS boasts a rich history as one of South Africa’s esteemed higher education institutions.

Presently, it accommodates over 40,000 students across two campuses in Bloemfontein and one in Qwaqwa, actively engaging with local communities and fostering international partnerships.

UFS endeavors to create opportunities through leading educational practices, impactful research, and active societal involvement.

Nestled in the heart of South Africa, the university prides itself on its diverse and caring character, providing an exceptional academic experience.

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University of the Free State (UFS) Seeks Interns for Impactful Roles

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Aid the purchasing division and vendor registration department in processing new purchase orders and vendor registrations.
  • Generate purchase orders using PeopleSoft Financials.
  • Monitor and manage open purchase orders, ensuring timely closures.
  • Execute transactions on PeopleSoft Financials.
  • Provide assistance with General Procurement inquiries.


Candidates should possess a B. Com degree in Accounting or a B. Acc degree at NQF level 7.


  • Results-oriented: Demonstrates perseverance, reliability, and responsibility in task completion.
  • Strategic Thinking: Manages multiple tasks with attention to detail and an organized approach.
  • Business Acumen: Adheres strictly to work regulations and guidelines.
  • Leading: Maintains high personal motivation, cooperates well with others, and fosters teamwork.
  • Building Coalitions: Displays confidence in social settings and shows empathy toward others’ needs.

Other Requirements

  • Not previously engaged in a learnership/internship program.
  • Willing to sign a learnership/internship agreement with UFS.
  • No formal work experience.
  • Not studying full-time.
  • South African Citizen or permanent resident.

How to Apply

Ensure all required documents are included in your application:

  • Detailed CV and cover letter.
  • Copies of qualifications (including SAQA accreditation for foreign qualifications).
  • Academic record.
  • Identity document (ID or passport for foreign nationals).

Incomplete applications will not be considered. Only candidates meeting all requirements will be considered, and communication will be limited to shortlisted applicants.

If you haven’t been contacted within six weeks of the application deadline, consider your application unsuccessful.

Please click or tap on the preferred vacancy in the table above for more details and to apply.

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