Datafin

Social Media Intern (Franschhoek)

Media/Marketing/Sales
Cape Town – Western Cape

ENVIRONMENT:
AN ambitious Social Media Intern is sought by our client, nestled in the picturesque wine valley of Franschhoek, to join its Creative team for six months. The ideal candidate will have a keen eye for aesthetics; someone who eats, sleeps, and breathes all things social media. Working closely with the Social Media Manager, you will help contribute to social media publishing, content creation, and community management. You will need a Marketing/Media or other relevant tertiary qualification with experience managing social media accounts, preferably Instagram, Facebook and/or TikTok, be fluent and able to write in both Afrikaans & English and have some experience in Photography and Videography for content creation purposes.
 
DUTIES:
  • Help produce creative and compelling content (captions, images, and short videos) for social channels including Instagram, Instagram Stories, TikTok, Facebook, Twitter, and Pinterest, in alignment with the business brand.
  • Respond to comments and queries across all social media accounts (Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, TikTok and Tripadvisor) in an appropriate and timely manner.
  • Escalate customer queries to customer service or another relevant department, as needed.
  • Help execute the brand’s TikTok strategy.
  • Keep abreast of social media trends and assist with monthly reporting.
 
REQUIREMENTS:
  • A qualification in Marketing, Media, or relevant field.
  • Experience in managing social media accounts, preferably Instagram, Facebook and/or TikTok.
  • Previous experience in Photography and Videography for content creation purposes.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in both Afrikaans and English.
  • Willingness to respond to followers’ comments and questions after hours, as required.
  • Own computer and own transport.
 
Advantageous –
  • Experience using editing tools such as Adobe Lightroom/Photoshop, Inshot or Splice.