Marketing & Communications Intern

  • Internship
  • Lusaka, Zambia
  • Applications have closed

Website EfficacyMedia Efficacy Media

Adding a voice to your brand

This is an exciting internship opportunity that will allow the qualified candidate to expand his/her knowledge of writing for a dynamic regional virtual marketing and communications agency. Supports the coordination of specific marketing and communication activities.

Duties will be tailored to intern’s interest/area of study, but typical duties of the marketing and communications intern include, but are not limited to:

  • Assist in writing communications including letters, newsletters, social media, web content, invitations, and reports.
  • Research/produce collateral materials as directed.
  • Updating media contact lists and databases.
  • Research and develop new ideas for Web/social media content.
  • Planning and executing assigned aspects of special events.
  • Attending client events and assist as requested.
  • Assist with execution of plans on behalf of clients.
  • Assist with media management, event day logistics, post-event communication/ evaluation, compiling materials and other event-related activities.
  • Support with PR and strategic communications planning and implementation including editorial writing.
  • Conduct research and identify new areas of business development for future projects both in Zambia and across southern Africa.

The Efficacy Media Marketing & Communications Intern will be expected to possess the following qualifications:

  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work well with others or independently
  • Initiative to problem solve, if necessary
  • Responsibility to complete projects by a pre-determined deadline
  • Ability to be flexible and work on multiple projects simultaneously
  • Ability to communicate effectively and accurately in oral and written language
  • Proficient in usage of word processing, spreadsheet, and presentation software; other software (photo, video, etc.) a plus
  • Accurate and detail oriented.

Education and/or Experience: Undergraduate degree in communications, journalism, English, marketing, graphic design or equivalent. Candidates will be enthusiastic with a strong work ethic and positive attitude. A good sense of humor is also appreciated. This is a flexible remote role with flexible operating hours based on projects and workload. The intern will be entitled to a monthly allowance, airtime and data bundles for easy remote working.

Send your detailed CV to [email protected] with subject line- Internship: MarComms – Your Full name on or before Sunday, 26 February 2023 at 17h00 CAT.

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