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Cape Town Event Publication

ID 2068


The award-winning publication was established in 2004 and serves as Cape Town’s free weekend leisure newspaper. The articles focus on new events in Cape Town and other items of interest relating to Cape Town. The newspaper is financed through ads. Besides that the company also runs a dedicated website covering the latest happenings in Cape Town and Johannesburg. It is produced by a media company that also offers creative design, marketing, brochure design, printing, advertising, customized publishing, PR, event marketing, media negotiations and stakeholder management services. The company has also expanded its online section and started a TV channel to conduct interviews and inform the public about happenings in Cape Town.

Internship Description:

This internship focuses media development. Depending on the situation and current workflow the intern will be involved into day-to-day activities of the company. It may be anything from event organization and event management, to assist with editing of small videos for the TV-channel or writing articles for the weekly tabloid.

The intern will always be in the know of events happening in Cape Town and be right there where the action is! The company is primarily seeking for applicants who are currently majoring in journalism, media studies, marketing or communication.


This company is looking for enthusiastic and driven interns. The ideal candidate would be a talented, responsible and creative individual with a passion for media, texts, videos and social media marketing.

Other requirements:

  • Advanced English skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Good organization skills and efficiency
  • Ability to multi-task
  •  Ability to work independently as well as within a team
  •  “Can do” attitude 

 Working hours: Monday – Friday, sometimes at the weekend


  • Chance to attend interesting events in Cape Town (theatre, concerts, trade shows, etc)
  • Learn about print, TV and website development

Start: on request

Duration: at least 3 months

Field: journalism/ media studies/ marketing/ communication

Location: Green Point, Cape Town

Start: Flexible

Duration: 3 months

Field:Journalism/Media Studies/Mareketing/Communication

Location: Cape Town,Green Point

Services included:

  • Mediation of the internship
  • Written confirmation
  • Regular meetings
  • Weekly newsletters
  • Activities suggestions
  • Welcome pack with tourism information

Additional services (optional):

  • Accommodation service in a shared apartment or host family
  •  Airport Shuttle
  •  Car rental agency
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