Selection of Positions

Random selection of Internship and Volunteer position, projects, thesis in Cape Town, Somerset and Stellenbosch where Magister had people in the past or/ and presently open. Please notice that names and exact locations are changed or deleted. Even if you don't find your desired position or is not available for your desired period, Magister is still able to supply you with an suitable professional alternative. To apply please fill in the application form. A listing of most internship and volunteer positons and descriptions are stored in the Magister South Africa database. Here you find few examples in following fiels :

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Marketing

Ref: 2701

This company is a leading ground operator (DMC) and camp/lodge operator in the East African safari market. As an organisation this company is committed to providing the very best East African experiences through a robust service offering and deep passion for the area in which they operate. This company was created from a rich partnership of safari and lodge operations to ensure that they combine the very finest safari operations with a comprehensive circuit of excellent lodges & camps in East Africa.In 2009 this company moved the Sales & Marketing function to Cape Town to facilitate a better service to its agents. Work is ongoing to build a leading safari sales platform that will enable company’s preferred agents to quote/confirm much quicker than currently customary in the safari industry. All bookings are handled and processed by the Cape Town Office and all operational aspects (vehicles, guides and camps) are delivered by the Head Office in Tanzania. Their guides are full time employees of this company and are trained and nurtured by the organization and in Cape Town they are able to attract some of the best reservation staff who are trained weekly and examined. In 2010 and 2011 this company were recognized externally for their strengths in guiding and their eco progress and they are actively involved with the protection of wilderness areas. The Cape Town office has around 35 fulltime employees. This company also supports the communities where they work through The Honey Guide Foundation but also is committed to supporting the communities that their clients originate from through charitable auctions etc.

Location:  4 minutes Cape Town City Centre
Car required: No
Dress code: Semi-casual

Duties
Direct marketing as capturing data of customer feedback cards and enriching them with details from the system about the agent they booked through and camps they visited. Maintenance and updating of Agent Database. Adding/updating companies and contact persons Internet Research company presence on web and Google Analytics General admin work in support of marketing departments as direct marketing, agent marketing, social media, online- and offline marketing as well as general admin. Database stats Social media support (finding content online, maintain Flickr/YouTube account) Assisting in project for a new website Research about new social media channels (Google+), new developments research on travel agent websites and for awards to take part in.

Requirements
Good organisational and planning skills
Excellent written and verbal communication skills (English, preferably also German and/or Dutch)
Strong skills in MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
The ability to work on multiple projects at one time
The ability to work under pressure and to deadlines Internet Savvy Personality: Eager to learn, enthusiastic, self-motivated, team player

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Marketing

Ref: 2702

The vineyards of this wine farm lie in the most sought-after portion of Stellenbosch, the Golden Triangle.  This wine farm are conceived as an expression of their environment but also very much of the people who lie behind them. Founder of the estate, painter Paul, together with winemaker Kathrin, have sought to create a signature style that denotes complexity, rich texture and a multi-layering of flavours balanced by a sense of fun. This wine farm currently grow 70 ha of vineyards. Winemaker Kathrin and Viticulturist Paul are currently upgrading the vineyards where necessary, exploring new techniques in vineyard management, from soil content to canopy and irrigation management, the reviewing of planting distances, trellising and such like. Varietals under cultivation include: Shiraz, Pinotage, Cabernet Sauvignon, Chenin Blanc, Cabernet Franc, Merlot, Semillon and Sauvignon Blanc.

Location: 10 minutes Stellenbosch city Centre 
Car required: Yes
Dress code: Semi Casual to Smart

Duties
Carry out targeted marketing research involved in collecting marketing data, generating marketing database entries, keeping visitor statistics (Excel) and keeping a complaints database
Greet, assist and communicate with visitors spontaneously, consistently and graciously
Conducting wine tastings with technical expertise and passion as well as promoting and selling wines through consistent visitor education, helping visitors to appreciate the wines and assisting them in making purchasing decisions; involved in selling wine, snacks and wine related merchandise and services; generate picking lists and supervise correct delivery; monitor qualities of all products offered including snacks -Must be able to speak knowledgeably about all representatives, distributors and agents associated with the winery
Involved in Point-of-sale transactions and run sales reports; have to open and close the cash balance
Track and maintain inventory of wine and merchandise and answer the telephone and forward messages

Requirements
Passionate about wine, customer service and sales administration skills
Excel, Outlook, Word and Database software
A good command of English required, other languages, especially German are an asset.
Must be a team player, energetic, flexible and excited to work in a fast-paced start up environment
Learn all aspects of their wines and to answer all related questions, present wines in a compelling manner
A valid international driver’s license and a good driving record

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Marketing

Ref: 2703

This is an advertising and creative agency based in Cape Town, South Africa. From this great city they offer a full service encompassing every area of digital and social media marketing and to brand development and positioning to companies worldwide. Effective digital marketing is like a spider’s web: inconspicuous, elegant − yet uncompromising. It seduces audiences, enticing them with a smile. But let’s be honest, digital marketing also has an ulterior motive: to hold audiences captive in its silky web. They carry this dark intention deep in the hearts while always keeping a smile on the lips.  This agency can advise their clients on all aspects of digital marketing and their brand, taking a detailed look at the company’s background, what their possible problems are and the goals of the company. Building on these answers, they work together to find the best possible solution − then implement it. This agency have experience with large and small brands, locally and internationally. Their team is even more international than their client list. Their digital experts come from Germany, South Africa, Belgium and The Netherlands and the team brings with them working experience from three continents: Europe, Africa and Asia. This makes them a multinational, multilingual and multi-talented team of experts. You could also say they are a bunch of experienced online advertisers who found their fortune in Cape Town. As in: right job, right city. Their clients vary from young start-ups to established corporates around the world. They collaborate with a diverse range of clients in a wide cross-section of sectors and speak their languages – in more ways than one.

Location: Cape Town City Centre
Car required: No
Dress code: Semi-casual

Duties
Tasks will include support of the project manager with the coordination and supervision of running projects, later taking over of your own projects. This will include online marketing and direct marketing orientated tasks.
Chance to prove skills on creative and innovative projects within flat hierarchies and an international team of designers, developers, social media experts, project managers and strategists working together in a creative and relaxed environment.

Requirements
Previous work experience preferred
Should be studying towards a degree in marketing or a similar field
Up-to-date with the latest news and developments on the Internet
Basic knowledge of Internet technologies.
High level of organizational talent and motivated to do good work are some of your characteristics.
Skilled dealing with MS Office as well as fluent English and German are required.
A positive attitude, enthusiastic and motivated.
Lots of energy and drive, good team player and willingness to learn.