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Digital Marketing Intern post

Polkadot Digital is looking for an intern to join our marketing/website team. A small agency based in River club, Johannesburg, we are seeking an individual fresh out of university/college with a Marketing or similar degree. This individual will be responsible for managing social media, as well as assisting the website department with maintenance on our clients websites.

This intern should be prepared to work in a fast-paced environment and will finish the internship having gained broad experience in various aspects of digital marketing.


To start: Promptly
Type: Majority In-office, with remote working days
Location: Riverclub, Sandton, Johannesburg

Key Responsibilities:

You will learn to:

  • Create content for our clients social media platforms
  • Learn to monitor and analyse the effectiveness of social media campaigns, providing insights and suggestions for improvement.
  • Respond to comments and DMs on social media platforms (community management)
  • Manage and setup social media paid ads
  • Stay updated on industry trends and best practices in social media
  • Create content such as blogs and email (newsletters)
  • Support marketing and web team with tasks
  • Perform digital marketing research
  • Assist with basic changes on WordPress websites, such as loading product and blogs, changing images/copy
  • Assist with pulling monthly reports for our clients

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Must have a degree or diploma in marketing/ journalism / communications or similar


  • Proficiency with major social media platforms and social media management tools.
  • WordPress knowledge advantageous
  • Strong copywriting and copy-editing skills.
  • Top-notch oral and verbal communication skills.
  • Impeccable time management skills with the ability to multitask.
  • Detail-oriented approach with ability to work under pressure to meet deadlines.
  • Ability to work well under pressure.
  • Deadline driven / time management.
  • Team player with a can-do attitude.
  • Innovative and Organised.
  • Self-managed and Takes the initiative.


3 months

How to Apply 

If you are enthusiastic about digital marketing and want to kick-start your career in this field, please submit your CV and any relevant portfolio or work samples to

We look forward to hearing from you and potentially having you join our team at Polkadot Digital!

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