Office and Communications Assistant

Short Job Description: 

We are looking to employ an intern to act as an Office and a Communications Assistant with excellent communication skills. (6 month internship)

Job posting date: 
Monday, September 30, 2019
Job Type: 
Required skills: 
Digital & Online Marketing
Required Qualification: 
Diploma/Degree in Journalism/English
Remuneration in ZAR: 
R6000.00 per month
Remuneration term: 
Full Job Description: 

The successful incumbent will be the Communications Officer via telephone, social media and online enquiries. Furthermore, he/she will assist the CEO as her PA.  An important aspect of the role will be creating content for various online platforms. A degree in Journalism or English is required and some exposure to Marketing is prefered. The working hours if from 9 am to 4 pm on weekdays, in office in Somerset West.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Research and create original content for social media;
  • Write compelling copy for social posts, audience-appropriate tone within the company’s message and values;
  • Responding to social media requests;
  • Assisting the team with ad-hoc copywriting;
  • General assistant marketing duties;
  • Telephone reception;
  • Manage online chat-bot and the contact us page queries;
  • Assisting the CEO as PA;
  •  Other ad hoc support duties.

Main area of expertise for this position:

  • Digital Content & Social Media writing and publishing;
  • Marketing Communications;
  • Design - Marketing, Media, Digital.

Other Requirements:

  • English or Journalism Degree/Diploma;
  • Marketing as a module preferred;
  • Highly articulate with an above average command of written English;
  • A passion for creative and persuasive writing;
  • A good work ethic;
  • High level of responsibility and integrity;
  • A passion for learning;
  • A team player;
  • Ability to work in a quiet hard-working office environment;
  • Knowledge of and experience in working on social media platforms for business;
  • Ability to create simple custom graphic elements when briefed;
  • Valid drivers license, with preferably own transport.



South Africa
Which province(s) does this job apply to: 
Western Cape
Somerset West

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