Friday, 12 August 2016

Communications Intern at GTP 2016

The Greater Tygerberg Partnership is a catalytic champion for the Greater Tygerberg Region. We are working towards the revitalisation of the Voortrekker Road Corridor and the Bellville CBD to ensure the social and economic well-being of Cape Town’s second metropolitan node for the benefit and enjoyment of all our citizens.

We hope to achieve this by championing a diverse, engaging, economically strong, safe and sustainable metropolitan region through a variety of programmes and services.

Internship will entail:
  • Developing press releases out of GTP events and activities
  • Content development for GTP website
  • Attend events on behalf of the GTP in order to develop necessary post event write-ups
  • Assist project teams with communications of all projects and events


Relevant tertiary qualification in one of the related fields:
  • Public relations; communication; journalism; copy-writing
  • Valid driver’s license and own vehicle
  • Must be able to work at all GTP events, some of which fall outside of working hours
  • Although this position will directly report to our Marketing Department, requirements of the intern will spread across GTP departments
  • Position available immediately; and for 3 months initially. Thereafter, candidate will be reviewed with the possibility of extension of internship for one year
  • Stipend is R6,000 p/month
  • Position is full time
  • Only shortlisted candidates will be selected for an interview
  • Any form of relevant work experience (please detail within CV)
  • Strong written and verbal skills
  • Proof-reading, editing experience
  • Excellent interpersonal and relationship management skills
  • Work well in a team environment
  • Commitment to timeous delivery of all press releases and articles
  • The ability to adapt to a range of events and take initiative in extracting valuable insights from engagements
To apply, please send your CV and a 500-word piece of your writing which describes an introduction the GTP and promotes one of its features (e.g. past event such as Movie Night series, pop-up Skate Park, Social Innovation Challenge, anything of your choice).

To acquaint yourself with our work, link to the following:






Remuneration:Basic salary
Location:Cape Town, Bellville
Education level:Degree
Job level:Student
Own transport required:Yes
Type:3 months

Send applications by close of business on 19 August to

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