6-month marketing internship with Yellow Door

By Yellow Door Collective

Posted on 14th September 2018

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Job title:

Marketing intern

Job description:

Are you looking to join a dynamic, full service digital marketing agency based in Cape Town? Every day at the Yellow Door office is different, with a wide range of retainer clients, and multiple projects on the go at any one time.

A day in the life of an intern includes:

  • Writing content for social media and blog posts
  • Social media community management
  • Scheduling content on social media
  • Basic WordPress website development
  • Image creation using Canva
  • Taking part in strategic planning and brainstorming new ideas for clients
  • Sourcing quotes
  • Updating media lists
  • Creating reports

Our ideal candidate is someone who is reliable, responsible and willing to learn. We’re a small, close knit team and would like to continue to employ people who think outside the box and identify with our company values (having a can-do and care-why attitude, integrity, authenticity and consistency).

Qualifications and experience:

  • A tertiary qualification in marketing or business-related fields
  • An interest in digital marketing and social media specifically
  • A basic understanding of social media platforms and WordPress
  • Experience using Microsoft Office (PowerPoint, Word and Excel) and Google Docs and Sheets
  • Bonus points for:
    • previous experience as an intern/ office-related experience
    • an ability to write well
    • SEO best practice
    • An understanding of UI and UX
    • video editing
    • experience on Hootsuite and Business Facebook

Skills and personal characteristics: 

  • Contentious
  • Attention to detail
  • Good communication skills
  • Enthusiastic & willing to learn
  • Team player
  • Hard working
  • Creative
  • Adaptive
  • Embraces feedback

Requirements & location:

The successful candidate needs to have their own laptop and must be available to work from our office in Gardens, Cape Town.

Start date:

Ideally early to mid-October 2018


R5 500 per month

To apply for the position:

Email your CV and cover letter to hello@theyellowdoor.co.za by 21 September 2018

Please use the following subject line: “YDC internship application – [your full name]”.

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