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East London, Eastern Cape, South Africa
June 16, 2019

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Curriculum Vitae of Siyawakha Kwinana

Contact Details

Address: ** ****** ****, *******, **** London

Cell: 067-***-****


Personal Details

Surname: Kwinana

First name(s): Siyawakha

Date of Birth: 02 December 1992

Identity Number: 921-***-**** 082

Nationality: South African

Marital Status: Single

License: Code 8 (expired, in process of testing for Code 10)

Home Language: Xhosa

Other Languages: English (excellent), Afrikaans (moderate), IsiZulu (excellent),

SeTswana (Good), SeSotho (Good).


Matriculation: Allanridge Secondary School, Midrand, South Africa (2012)

Academic Achievements

RCL Member (2010-2012), RCL Executive Committee Vice-President (2010), RCL Executive Committee President (2011), Head Boy (2012), Gauteng District 9 Executive Member,

Various academic awards from Grade 8 to 12, available upon request.

Tertiary Education

Course: BCom Business Management & Economics (2013-2014)

Institution: University of Fort Hare, Alice

Course: BCom Business Management & Economics (2019- )

Institution: University of South Africa (Long Distance Learning Program)

Work Experience

Company: Burmeister’s (Prop Burlain), East London

Position(s): General Worker (2016)

: Salesman (2016-2017) * Passed 14-week training program in 2 days

Company: RKC Holdings (Pty) Ltd

Position(s): Manager (2017)

: Managing Director (2018-2019)

Company: Aboric Projects (Pty) Ltd

Position(s): Operations Director (3-month contract)

Summary of Duties at RKC Holdings

Head of Property Portfolio

Identify and secure property for the use of student accommodation on lease/purchase agreement.

Through tendering process, secure University accreditation. (In 2018 secured 3-year accreditation from Walter Sisulu University worth R36 000 000.00)

Prepare/Draft all staff and student contracts.

Ensure all properties remain compliant regarding Municipal laws.

Oversee day to day running of all company duties related to Student Accommodation.

Summary of Duties at Aboric Projects

Manage Projects (Mbekweni Asphalt Laying & Reeston Asphalt Laying)

Liaise with retailers. (Independent Group, ManeTane, Shisalanga Asphalt etc)

Budget and Policy Making.

Head administrative and logistical areas within company.

Client Meetings and briefings.


1.Mr. David Bartlett

Department HOD, Burmeister’s

Tell: 043-***-****

2.Mr. Chidozie Ogbonna

Director, RKC Holdings

Tell: 084-***-****

3.Mr. Advance Nzirawa

Head Engineer/Director

Tell: 061-***-****

11 June 2019

To Whom It May Concern

Curriculum Vitae Cover Letter

I am writing to apply for the advertised post in your prestigious company. The position advertised appeals to me as I believe to have the necessary skills to grow professionally, hopefully within the company, whilst being successful in my duties.

I believe I can be an asset to your company based on my experience in retail, commercial property, administration and construction fields. My experience has enabled me to develop a skill of dealing with individuals from different fields, backgrounds and ethnic groups with much success. I possess the following skills:

• Advanced communication skills in English, Afrikaans, IsiXhosa and SeSotho.

• Good relationship with retailers and other service providers in East London area

• Ability to manage large number of staff

• Computer literate

• Good track record of mandate execution

• Good writing skills with experience in procurement proposals

• Ability to learn on the job whilst getting results sought by employer

My Curriculum Vitae is attached to this letter where you can get more details my educational and professional background with references availed. I am available on my email and cellphone on 067-***-****. Thank you very much for your time and consideration. I look forward to hearing from you about this position.


Siyawakha Kwinana

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