Friday, 2 September 2016

Advertising Sales Internships at Caxton 2016

Caxton and CTP Publishers and Printers Limited is recognised as one of the largest publishers and printers of books, magazines, newspapers, online media and commercial print in South Africa. 

We are involved in various fields of publishing and printing i.e. newspapers, magazines, commercial print, book printing, stationery, packaging and labels, manufacturing ink for web presses as well as online media. Approximately 5,500 people are employed by the group.

Caxton invites applications for a 12-month advertising sales training and practical work experience program in print and digital local media.

A position is based at each of the following locations. Please only apply if you reside in close proximity of one of the below mentioned locations:

West Rand - Roodepoort
Joburg Industria
Joburg NW – Honeydew
Joburg North - Craighall
Joburg South – Alberton
East Rand – Boksburg

Kwazulu Natal:

Limpopo: Tzaneen

Mpumulanga: Nelspruit

Western Cape: George

Successful applicants will receive practical training at a Caxton Local Newspaper branch (as per above) with support and guidance from experienced sales mentors. Theoretical training will be provided at Caxton's Training Academy in Johannesburg.

Alongside the unique learning experience, this is an opportunity to also make lifelong contacts.

Applicants are required to submit the following certified copies of documentation:

• SA identity document
• Driver's licence
• Grade 12 certificate and any tertiary qualifications in marketing or related fields of study
• One-page letter of motivation including the area for which you are applying as per above list (Eg: Boksburg)

  • Grade 12 Certificate
  • South African Citizen 21 to 30 years of age


  • Diploma/degree in marketing or any other related field;
  • Driver’s license & the use of a vehicle

Personal Skills/Attributes

  • Empathy
  • Focus
  • Sales-driven
  • Optimism
  • Assertive
  • A passion for your local community
Remuneration: Market related 
Benefits: Subsidised accommodation In Johannesburg during training provided
Education level: Diploma
Job level: Student
Own transport required: Yes
Travel requirement: Occasional
Type: Temporary 12 months
Reference: #Sales cadets

Send your covering letter and CV to Gien Elsas:

Closing date for applications is 7th October 2016.
If you have not been contacted within 15 working days from date of application, please consider your application unsuccessful.

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