Wednesday, 6 January 2016

Media Intern At eHealthNews 2016

We’re an independent, specialist news site looking for an intern to join our team and growing brand. This is a full time position and an excellent opportunity for a recent graduate/all-rounder to develop their skill set in various aspects of journalism, marketing and PR.

Primary responsibilities of the role are administration, social media and supporting management so if you’re anti -admin, -social or –authority in any way, this isn’t the position for you.


  • Assisting the editor with diary management, meeting preparation, and events

  • Transcribing interviews

  • Social media research, planning and posting

  • Online community engagement and development

  • Supplier directory management

  • Liaison with clients to update and manage content

  • Developing a highly targeted audience to the same quality and accuracy

  • Pitching ideas for news stories, features and interviews

  • Fact checking and research

  • Getting coffee/making tea


  • Proficiency in MS Office and Outlook

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Qualification in either marketing, journalism or PR


  • Experience in WordPress, Hootsuite, and Mailchimp

  • Drivers' license and own transport

  • An interest in healthcare

Personal Skills/Attributes

  • A professional, positive attitude

  • Able to understand complex subjects quickly and willing to learn

  • Able to implement constructive feedback

  • Attention to detail

  • Takes pride in producing a high standard of work, regardless of the task

  • Perseverance

Location: Cape Town

Contact details
+27 21 44 77 009

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