Wednesday, 5 August 2015

Social Media Internship At The Safari Index 2015

The Safari Index is currently looking for a passionate social media intern to join our small team and work on a newly launched eco-tourism website. We are looking for a versatile graduate with varied skills and a passion for all social media platforms and the eco-tourism and travel industry. We will offer you the chance to excel in a wide variety of skill sets, through Word Press content population to content generation for Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Instagram, Youtube and more. The role is really your own sandbox to play in. You will need to manage and create relevant and interesting content about wildlife, eco-tourism, the travel industry, and anything news worthy relating to said industries.

This is a fun position for anyone looking to expand their experience in the digital marketing and social media fields and will be a great learning experience and a solid addition to your CV. This internship calls for a professional attitude and a good work ethic. We need someone who can work from home, is a self-starter, self-motivated and can work on their own time and run with tasks unsupervised. This is not an office job, but there will be a short training period and weekly meetings. Please send a short cover letter with your CV explaining why you are passionate about wildlife and eco-tourism and include your current notice-period. Only short-listed applicants will be contacted. Looking to start in September. Note: Interviewees might be expected to complete a skills test for their interview.

Company Description

The Safari Index is an innovative and dynamic eco-tourism website with a diverse portfolio of accommodation and tour offerings within the safari market. You will be sourcing content and creating brand awareness for the Safari Index website and its social media platforms.


Experience with all social media platforms
Strong communication skills
Strong writing skills – able to edit copy for posts, tweets etc
Exceptional research skills – web-savvy
Be familiar with WordPress blogging
Strong social media skills – Blogging, Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest, Tumblr,
Own computer required – Laptop, tablet, phone


Experience with travel writing or eco tourism background.

Personal Skills/Attributes

The ability to pay attention to details - meticulous disposition
Able to work on your own time by yourself or in a team
Good time management skills
A professional and positive attitude
Great communication skills
Good language skills - written and spoken English
A passion for wildlife and the safari-industry

Location: Sandton

Closing Date: 15 August 2015

Contact details
The Safari Index
+27 84 267 9215

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