Doctors Without Borders (MSF) is looking for a finance intern based at their offices in Johannesburg. The Finance Intern will provide administrative and accounting support to the finance team and carry out other finance-related duties as required from the Head of Finance and the Finance Officer. All interns get paid an hourly stipend. Please note that this is a 3-month part-time internship (3 days a week).

MSF is an independent international medical humanitarian organisation that delivers aid to people affected by armed conflict, epidemics, natural or man-made disasters, or to people that are excluded from access to health care.


  • Data entry and verification on Excel for debit notes
  • Assist with re-invoicing – checking invoices, reconciliation and posting debit notes
  • Assist with weekly finance data filing
  • Assist with month-end closing procedures – checking general ledger, monthly checklists and filing
  • Assist with data collection for monthly payroll procedures – check instructions and accompanying documentation
  • Assist in reviewing finance forms and templates and implementing recommendations


  • Relevant tertiary qualification / studying towards a qualification in accounting; or
  • 1-2 years’ experience in an accounting environment
  • Proficieny in Excel, Word and Outlook

Personal Attributes

  • Detail-orientated
  • Deadline-driven
  • Ability to work under pressure

How to apply

Closing date is 15 July 2016. Click here to apply online

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