Legal Aid SA – Communication Internship

The successful applicants are expected acquire practical and theoretical skills in the field of communications in order to develop and acquire hands-on experience through the internship programme.

The duties and responsibilities of the Communications Intern include, but are not limited to providing assistance with:

  • Receiving supplies on behalf of the Communications Department and distribute accordingly
  • Coordinating events
  • Developing media relations and as well as relations with Communications stakeholders
  • Implementing the organization’s public relations initiatives
  • Implementing corporate identity quality control
  • Providing reports about provincial communications
  • Taking action on media queries and interviews
  • Carrying out departmental finance and administration
  • Monitoring media on a daily basis
  • Communicating with the Training and Development group to make sure internship documents are accurate and up to date each month
  • Managing departmental databases

What are the requirements?

Apply today if you meet the following minimum qualifications:

  • Completed a Bachelor’s degree in Communications, or
  • A student in need of in-service training in fulfillment of tertiary qualification
  • Amenable to take on the internship position in line with the tertiary education institution’s rules and regulation

How do I apply?

Should you happen to meet the above mentioned basic eligibility requirements and would like to apply for the internship:

  • Send via email a comprehensive and up-to-date CV showing practical applications of the duties and responsibilities and minimum qualifications as advertised above
  • CV must indicate the reference number COMMS/15/112019 in the subject line of the email

Send all applications to, or click here to register an account and apply on the organization’s recruitment portal.

Application Deadline? The deadline for submission of applications is on 3 December 2019, end of business day. No late or incomplete submissions will be accepted.

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