BAT South Africa External Affairs Internship for Recent Graduates

BAT South Africa is pleased to invite applications for its External Affairs internship programme that is designed for individuals who are looking to work in a dynamic global organization. The programme comprises of functional projects in Legal & External Affairs.

As an intern, you will be assigned over a period of 1 year in the Heidelberg Gauteng region of South Africa. Along with accomplishing challenging tasks every day, you will receive coaching from your assignment manager through a structured plan and defined set of deliverables, for you to grow both your business and leadership capabilities.-


Company/Organisation(s): BAT South Africa

Program Type: Graduate Internship

Program Location: South Africa

Program Duration: 1 year

Available Slot: Not specified

Basic Qualifications: Graduates

Nationality: Any Nationality


BAT South Africa External Affairs Internship | What to Expect

At BAT they are committed to the Purpose of crafting a better tomorrow. This is what drives the people and their passion for innovation. See what is possible for you at BAT:

  • Global Top Employer with 53,000 BAT people across more than 180 markets
  • Brands sold in over 200 markets, made in 44 factories in 42 countries
  • Newly established Tech Hubs building world-class capabilities for innovation in 4 strategic locations
  • Diversity leader in the Financial Times and International Women’s Day Best Practice winner
  • Seal Award winner – one of 50 most balanced companies

Eligibility Criteria

Interested applicants are expected to meet the following conditions:

  • Applicants are expected to have graduated from the university within the last 1 year.
  • Looking for someone driven, ambitious and with a zeal for learning
  • You will need to have excellent communication skills, complimented by a desire to affirm your abilities.
  • Interested applicants will have a chance to strive for development and contribute actively to the business through various projects in the mentioned functions.
  • If you have the talent and expertise to make your mark in a global organization that thrives on diversity, innovation and a commitment to helping people make the most of their abilities, send through your application
  • You will need to have MS Office understanding (especially EXCEL intermediate knowledge).
  • Experience in modelling (background in Taxation) would represent a plus

Application Procedures

How-to-Apply:  Applications for the BAT South Africa External Affairs Internship Program are done online. Interested and eligible candidates should: click here to begin application

Application Deadline: Not Specified

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