Public Relations/Marketing Intern Volunteer at SWC 2018

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23 Apr, 2018

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Internships in South Africa

SWC seeks to appoint a Public Relations/Marketing Intern Volunteer to be based in Johannesburg. The Intern assists S.W.C with public relations and marketing, helping to expand client’s profits and increase visibility.
Report to: Public Relations/Marketing Manager.

Sizakala Wellness Counsellors (S.W.C) is a nonprofit organization run by qualified mental health practitioners. We aim to provide psychological well-being and emancipate individuals within their respective communities.

We focus on the psychological development and empowerment of youths, specifically those in disadvantaged communities.


  • Public Relations
  • Assist with developing, writing and distributing approved press releases
  • Assist with media relations, including pitching, researching and scheduling interviews if needed
  • Assist with organization of executive photos, photo opportunities, and events
  • Assist with building and maintaining relationships with both local and national media
  • Assist with building and maintaining press kits
  • Assist with posting logos and organizational summaries to industry services related websites and publications
  • Assist with finding and completing appropriate contest entries
  • Assist with following-up with members of the media to track and ensure client placement
  • Assist with proofing written materials for style, grammar, etc
  • Assist with planning and executing special events, if needed


  • Assist with monitoring the impact of marketing plans, including revenues, and making adjustments accordingly
  • Assist with writing advertising copy for clients
  • Assist with developing, maintaining and using marketing database, which includes client and prospect information, mailing lists
  • Access to client publications, etc
  • Assist with electronic and social media marketing efforts for S.W.C
  • Assist with direct mail and marketing efforts for S.W.C


      • Ability to work with others
      • Ability to manage numerous projects simultaneously
      • Ability to assist clients from concept to production
      • Adherence to deadlines and budget
      • Willingness to contribute to the overall operation of the design
      • Ability to generate, share and follow through on creative ideas

    Location: Johannesburg

To apply, submit a CV, cover letter, and references to [email protected].

If you do not receive a response within two weeks, please consider your application unsuccessful.

For more about, Sizakala Wellness Counsellors refer to

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