Graphic Design Internships

Graphic Design Internships


Field: Communications: Online Marketing

Reference number: GRD 001

Location: Cape Town

Length: Minimum 3 months

Short description: Our organization is primarily based as an online company. Our small team of 12 individuals currently manages information on approximately 200 wineries.

Tasks: We sell wine online, develop and manage websites, create newsletters and handle sales and logistics. Our main focus and skills areas are English grammar, spelling, marketing, communication and image management.

Responsibilities: The ideal candidate will assist in terms of sourcing and publishing Wine News around the world, check the News for the next day to ensure it is correct and manage our social media via Twitter and Facebook.

Level of education: Communications, marketing or an equivalent degree / field of study.

Language skills: Good command of the English language.

Kind of person: The ideal candidate should be passionate about wine and have some knowledge in the wine industry. Good communication, promotion and marketing skills are essential.

Field: Communications: Online Marketing

Reference number: GRD 002

Location: Cape Town

Length: Minimum 3 months

Short description: Our organisation is a wildlife and conservation website whose been awarded for Best overall blog in South fricaA, Best environment blog in South Africa and Best photographic blog in South Africa.

Tasks: Our main focus is on photographs and videos that tell the stories of safari through safari guides. The ideal candidate would be editing, driving content, writing and managing our various Social Media fields. We are also interested in someone who can assist in PA type activities such as managing the office and website when we are not available to do so.

Level of education: Communications, marketing or an equivalent degree / field of study.

Language skills: Good command of the English language.

Kind of person: The ideal candidate should be passionate about wildlife and conservation. A person who has the ability and drive to write and contribute to the environment is a necessity. An independent worker would be beneficial.

Field: Communication and Design

Reference number: GRD 003

Location: Cape Town

Length: Minimum 3 months

Short description: A brand-building and design agency that seeks the perfect balance
between strategy and creative. Empathy and disruption. Speed and accuracy. Craft and agility. Big agency experience with small agency value. We create, amplify and invigorate brands with the belief that when you pursue ideas that balance original, relevant content with impactful execution, you can inspire moments of real value, that lead to both action and loyalty.

We balance the familiarity and brand knowledge of permanent employees with the specialist skills of external partners. By only buying in resources when our clients need them, we can pick and choose best-of-breed individuals on a project-by-project basis. And we can make sure that our clients’ marketing budgets are spent where and when it’s most effective.

Tasks: Inter will assist with design, online marketing, logos, packaging and strategizing.

Level of education: University qualifications or similar qualification.

Language skills: Good command of the English language.

Kind of person: An honest, hard-working intern who has a good knowledge of their subject and suitable qualifications. A people’s person is essential.

Field: Communications

Reference number: GRD 004

Location: Cape Town

Length: Minimum 3 months

Short description: This company provides a stage that allows local talent to launch international careers and attracts international talent to South Africa.

As South Africa’s largest permanent non-profit performing arts organization, the company provides permanent employment to 35 young singers and 32 opera practitioners, instructors and administrators. In addition, annually the company issues an average of 150 ad hoc contracts to artists ranging from choreographers, musicians, directors, conductors, designers and technicians.

While celebrating the classics, the company much anticipated local season ensures a pinch of controversy to entertain audiences with a varied and exciting repertoire of opera, operetta and musicals. The company provides unmatched skills development and hands on training to young artists from across South Africa.

The company's Studio Training Programme is the only comprehensive advanced curriculum of its kind for young graduate singers in South Africa. It gives singers, with soloist potential, the opportunity to consolidate and refine their technique and stage skills before launching professional careers.

With two full-time staff and 10 contract workers, the company education and outreach department provides free, valuable musical training to over 4 000 learners in rural/township communities across eight provinces each year.

Tasks: Intern will assist with communications, publicity, branding, visuals (Photoshop, video editing, etc.).

Level of education: University qualifications or similar qualification.

Language skills: Good command of the English language.

Kind of person: They need an honest, hard-working intern who has a good knowledge of their subject and suitable qualifications. A people’s person is essential.

Field: Communicaiotns

Reference number: GRD 005

Location: Cape Town

Length: Minimum 3 months

Short description: Our organization was established in 1994 by a Dutch couple, the initial project was a street children’s home. In 1999 a hospice for children dying with HIV/ AIDs was opened.

Our organization currently supports impoverished families and communities through various projects in caring for vulnerable children and families. We assist more than 240 families a year and provide them with long-term solutions.

Our organization provides various services to the community which include; Family services: Stabilize families by assisting with social grants, food relief and advice. Child and Youth HIV Clinic; Orphans & vulnerable children: family reunification, adoption and foster care and afterschool care.

Level of education: University qualifications or similar qualification.

Language skills: Good command of the English language.

Kind of person: They need an honest, hard-working intern who has a good knowledge of their subject and suitable qualifications. A people’s person is essential.

Field: Communicaiotns

Reference number: GRD 006

Location: Cape Town

Length: Minimum 3 months

Short description: Convenient deliveries and returns at your local store, the company is a convenient logistic solution that lets you collect and return parcels at the comapny's parcel points throughout the country when it suits you best.

Deliveries are made to a local store of your choice, where you can collect the parcel when it suits you best.
Save time by combining the collection of a parcel with your daily shopping. Want to return a parcel? Simply drop off the parcel at a parcel point and the company will do the rest.

Tasks: Intern will assist with brand building, digital marketing, campaign planning and implementation, dual marketing.

Level of education: University qualifications or similar qualification.

Language skills: Good command of the English language.

Kind of person: They need an honest, hard-working intern who has a good knowledge of their subject and suitable qualifications. A people’s person is essential.

Field: Communications, Graphic Design, Multimedia and Social Media

Reference number: GRD 007

Location: Cape Town

Length: Minimum 3 months

Short description: This company is an innovative online marketing and web design and development agency boasting a comprehensive list of online services. We appreciate the significance of the internet in today’s society, and see it as an array of opportunities. We believe that every business, regardless of its size, should be online.

We see our clients as an extension of our own brand, and as such, we are committed to delivering a high-end service, that we are personally proud of. Our expert team is comprised of the very best in fresh, young talent. We love what we do, and are dedicated to remaining at the forefront of our industry. We do our job, and we do it well.

Tasks: Intern will assist with UI design, front – end development using Javascript & React as well as NodeJS, custom CMS development using wordpress.

Level of education: University qualifications or similar qualification.

Language skills: Good command of the English language.

Kind of person: They need an honest, hard-working intern who has a good knowledge of their subject and suitable qualifications. A people’s person is essential.

Field: Commmunications

Reference number: GRD 008

Location: Cape Town

Length: Minimum 3 months

Short description: This comapny has a track record of successfully partnering with our clients to gain market share and grow their businesses through the implementation of innovative Public Relations and Marketing strategies. We are globally active through the Public Relations Global Network.

Our enthusiastic team of Strategists, Public Relations practitioners, Project Managers and Journalists work together in four specialist areas to combine insight, creativity and flawless implementation to deliver successful campaigns for clients, nationally and globally. We work with in-house communication departments offering mentorship, strategy and streamlining efficiencies.

Level of education: University qualifications or similar qualification.

Language skills: Good command of the English language.

Kind of person: They need an honest, hard-working intern who has a good knowledge of their subject and suitable qualifications. A people’s person is essential.

Field: Communications, Graphic Design, Multimedia and Social Media

Reference number: GRD 009

Location: Cape Town

Length: Minimum 3 months

Short description: This South African non-governmental organisation focuses on comprehensive health care vision for children living with facial conditions. This NGO, together with the country’s Academic Hospitals work together to put the smile back onto children’s faces with corrective facial reconstructive surgery and treatments.

Even though we’re a charity for children, we understand that parents want nothing more than to help their children in need and cannot do so due to financial restrictions. We aim to positively increase the quality of life for South Africa’s disadvantaged families by encouraging, informing and educating the parents throughout the process.

Our chief patron, the late honourable Nelson Mandela had passionately supported this organisation and his wish is that we reach as many children in need as possible. The late Madiba was proudly associated with our charity as he believed that the future of our nation is in the hands of our children.

Level of education: University qualifications or similar qualification.

Language skills: Good command of the English language.

Kind of person: They need an honest, hard-working intern who has a good knowledge of their subject and suitable qualifications. A people’s person is essential.

Field: Social Media and Graphic Design

Reference number: GRD 010

Location: Cape Town

Length: Minimum 3 months

Short description: The company is a sports and youth development organisation focusing on handball. By using handball as a tool for development they are developing the sport at the same time. Their vision is to empower the youth, especially the girls, and create an open-minded society without social, racial or gender boundaries. To be able to reach their vision they assist community based organisations with knowledge, equipment and people. Handball creates social cohesion.

Tasks: Responsibilities of this position you will be required to manage our social media presence on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube. This involves creating engaging, interactive content and connecting to other social media users. You will also be responsible to optimize our Social Media & Communication Strategy, which includes reaching out to sport universities and federations in Germany and other European countries. Beside this you will assist us with our local PR and communication work and build-up relationships to local media.

Special Requirements: Good skills in working with Graphic Programmes (especially for Social Media) to create attractive, eye-catching graphics.

Applicant requirements: We are looking for people who are innovative thinker, witty, and adaptable. You must be committed to personal growth, capable to work independently and take over responsibilities. You are a quick-learner and willing to think outside the box. You do not need to know how to play handball, just be committed to sport and social development. We are a small social start-up and mainly working with volunteers in our projects. Therefore we require people who are capable of working independently.
IT-Skills: You should be very good with Microsoft Office.

Equipment: You will need your own laptop to work with

Level of education: University qualifications or similar qualification.

Language skills: Good command of the English language.

Kind of person: They need an honest, hard-working intern who has a good knowledge of their subject and suitable qualifications. A people’s person is essential.

Field: Marketing, Communications, Multimedia and Social Media

Reference number: GRD 011

Location: Cape Town

Length: Minimum 3 months

Short description: The caring network is non-profit organisation that has been represented in South Africa since 1991. In the early 90s when HIV/AIDS was beginning to spread, people becoming sick, suffering and many dying alone in their homes was when a few parishioners from the St Gabriel Catholic Church in Guguletu decided to form a care and support group to care and support for their sick members. In 1997 The Caring Network became independent and moved to Khayelitsha.
TB was spreading fast and as an opportunistic infection among HIV positive people, it made people very ill and many died. They host programs that benefit the Infected and affected people living with HIV/AIDS and TB, including other Chronic Diseases.

Our services now aim to offer a more integrated approach to health care. This includes increasing patient compliance (at all ages from pre natal to old age), improving general wellbeing, manage chronic lifestyle disease and communicable diseases, to escalate new and emergencies/ illness/ disease when identified, to promote general wellbeing and to improve quality of life and to develop health individuals in healthy families (healthier communities).

Level of education: University qualifications or similar qualification.

Language skills: Good command of the English language.

Kind of person: They need an honest, hard-working intern who has a good knowledge of their subject and suitable qualifications. A people’s person is essential.


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