Business & Entrepreneurship 

Business Consultancy Assistant


Business Consultancy, Business Development, Client relationship management, Internship

Career Field

Business & Entrepreneurship 

Job Type

Internship Programme


South Africa



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The Host Organisation

An established local consultancy firm that assists companies in creating solutions for business inefficiencies. The reputable firm has a large portfolio of both local and international clients.

Roles and Responsibilities

The intern will gain experience in different departments of the consultancy firm. They will learn about stakeholder and client management, onboarding new clients and identifying their needs, quality assurance, business process improvement, financial management and IT strategy.


A resourceful and creative thinker Solution-focused Currently studying or a graduate in business, business management or a related area.

Skills Acquisition

Project management Communication and presentation skills An in-depth understanding of strategic business decisions Analytical and problem-solving skills Reporting Creativity

Benefits to Intern

Work alongside and learn from experienced professionals. Gain practical experience in different areas of business consultancy and learn about your strengths, interests and goals. Develop an in-depth understanding of risk management, business analysis, business strategy, financial management and IT strategy. Learn about new and innovative industry practices and techniques.

Schedule & Compensation

Full-time temporary role with expectation of 37.5 hours work per week. Summer placement of 8-12 weeks with some flexibility and potential to extend Internship completed on an unpaid basis.



Please note that this position is offered as part of a comprehensive professional internship programme which has a fee. We offer lots of opportunities in this career area as part of our internship programme.

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Key programmes features

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Choice of programmes

We offer several programme options to suit different budgets

Choose your level of support and independence

Pay only for what you need from your trip

Programme fee starts at GBP £396 (USD $495)

Unlimited duration. No extra fee

Stay for any amount of time that you need and the price you pay for your programme does not change.

Total flexibility and control over your stay duration

You're free to change your itinerary whilst you're here, no hassle.

Unique guarantees

You won’t pay a penny unless we can offer you your ideal internship. Get 100% back if you’re not 100% happy after our placement search.

Your needs and preferences always come first

You're in total control of your experience

You won't get a 'cookie cutter' experience with us.

Four unique promises underpin our services. See them.

Focus on the skills you need.

Not only do you choose your industry, but also choose the exact skills you want to develop within that industry. Communication, negotiation, political negotiation. Just say!

We have a huge network of host organisations that allow us to find your match with unbeatable accuracy.

Our unique application provides you with the opportunity to highlight the skills you need to develop.

Our placement search is totally driven by your personal requirements.

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