We are a small social media marketing business with a variety of clients all over South Africa. Our business is expanding so we are offering a 3-month internship to a dynamic young person who has some kind of writing background/education and who wants to get some content writing, press release and social media experience. This internship has the possibility of becoming a permanent position with the company.

During the course of the internship the successful candidate will have the opportunity to learn about the Digital Marketing industry. The internship will provide valuable experience for the successful candidate, enhancing their CV and job prospects.

Unlike other internships, this one will have a very hands on approach allowing the successful candidate to get a broad experience of the digital marketing workplace, as well as the opportunity to meet clients and understand the relationships that need to be forged to enhance the development of business.

The successful candidate will also need to have the following skills:

• Good time management
• Good self-motivation levels
• Ability to work alone
• Good communicator
• Excellent writing and spelling skills
• Ability to get stuff done
• Must be a self-starter, a team player and driven
• Must be timeous and action oriented
• Must understand social media (training will also be provided)

Responsibilities will include:

Oversee and write some content to be featured on various social media platforms
Regular posting to various social media accounts
Monitoring growth on the Social Media accounts

The successful candidate will also require:

• The ability to work remotely (with a smartphone, if necessary)
• Have their own laptop (preferable)

Required education:

• High school or equivalent

Position Details:

Weekly 9am – 4.00pm (hours could be made flexi – based on need)
Start Date: 16 January 2017

Monthly stipend R1500 per month with a bonus after 3 months

To be considered for this work please send a brief motivation, with your CV to michelle@socialtulips.com by no later than 31 December 2016. If you do not get a reply back within a week of applying please consider your application as declined. Interviews will be scheduled at a suitable date.

You do not have to be an expert but you must we a fast learner and willing to learn!

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  • December 15, 2016 at 8:47 pm

    Good evening

    I just want to find out in what area this internship wil be?


    • December 18, 2016 at 7:16 am

      Hi Liezl,

      I am situated in Moorreesburg, but this is the type of job you can do from home or basically anywhere that you can get internet reception at! 🙂


  • December 28, 2016 at 2:29 pm

    Thanks for this. Very informative. Looking forward for 2017 what do you imagine to be the biggest change in the social media landscape? For me I’ll be focusing on gaining traffic from Tumblr. Any tips?

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