Siyashesha Leadership Incubator: Research Assistant

Siyashesha Leadership Incubator NPC
Please note: this opportunity closing date has passed and may not be available any more.
Opportunity closing date: 
Thursday, 31 January, 2013
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Siyashesha Leadership Incubator is a nonprofit organisation that develops skills, builds opportunity and connects young leaders from across South Africa through the Activate Leadership and Public Innovation Training Programme.

Siyashesha seeks to appoint a young graduate Social Media/Escalator/Research Assistant, based in Cape Town.


Resource bank

  • Assistance in researching the following information relevant to and related to Activate: articles, Tedtalks, podcasts, video links, events calendar (seminars, summits, festivals), TV programmes and radio shows.

Social Media (communication)

  • Administer Facebook, Twitter and Linked-in;
  • Monthly Social Media conversation plan.


  • Research focus-areas;
  • Contribute content to knowledge system;
  • Contribute to the skills development assignments


  • Young graduate;
  • Familiar with research methodology;
  • Experience and good understanding of social media platforms and audiences;
  • Based in Western Cape;
  • Passion for internet and digital media;
  • Good written communication skills;
  • Team player.

To apply, submit a CV and motivation letter to

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