Phumelele joined Career Wise in February 2011 as a Project Manager, after graduating from Rhodes University with a B Comm (Law). He was initially responsible for the MQA’s Work Experience Scheme as well as the vacation work programme. Since graduating from Rhodes University in 2010 he has completed a Diploma in Digital Marketing with Shaw Academy, a certificate in Web Design from Vega Brand of School and has been certified as a Google Partner (individual) for Google Analytics. He has been heading up all digital marketing activities for Career Wise since 2017. The digital marketing responsibilities include: development and maintenance of the Career Wise website, development and maintenance of the online application database, editor of the Career Wise blog, maintenance of the website’s search engine optimization, then lastly the development and maintenance of our internal web application “bursar detail form”.
His responsibilities in terms of bursaries and scholarships include: DSV Empowerment Trust Bursary, CMH Trust Bursary, Hewlett Packard Enterprise (South Africa) Bursary, R&A Strategic Communications Bursary, Kumba Iron Ore Bursary and lastly the W K Kellogg Foundation Southern African Scholarship.