Come work with the ROWDY team! As leather artisans based in Cape Town, we are looking for an independent and energetic intern to come and assist our Head of Operations as we prepare for the busy summer period and expand internationally.
What: As an 'all-rounded' member of the ROWDY team, you will report directly to the Head of Operations and be exposed to all facets of the business from production, design, HR, administration, customer service and sales. Your key tasks will be orientated around production and business administration
Dates: September - December 2020
Who: We are looking for someone young, ideally a student, who is eager to learn and develop their skills in the world of fashion accessories and manufacturing. Minimum Matric required. Good written and verbal English communication, strong mathematics, proficiency in Excel, and a sociable and friendly personality is a must
Details: 8am to 4.30pm, Monday to Friday based at our office and factory in Salt River, Cape Town. You will need your own laptop and transport. As this is an internship where you will learn on the job, this position will be unpaid, however, should you prove that you are able to add value to the company, there is the possibility of permanent employment.
Please forward your CV and cover letter to email@example.com before the end of the day on Friday 28th August.
PS. This is a voluntary unpaid position. We are proud to be able to offer an opportunity to learn and work alongside our team. Internships are attractive to some because they help newcomers get a foot in the door in their chosen industry and look great on a CV. One also learns important soft skills like business etiquette, conflict resolution and how to work in a team. We are NOT asking anyone to apply who does not want to or is not interested. Ultimately, deciding whether you can afford to take an unpaid internship, and if it will be valuable to your career, is up to you.