Soccer Laduma: Social Media Internship programme 2018

Soccer Laduma, Africa’s number one soccer publication, is on the lookout for a highly motivated and creative Social Media Intern!

You’ll be joining a small but highly successful team whose work has been featured in leading industry reports. This is an opportunity to not only work with, but also to learn from social geeks who get high off the football passion of our actively engaged audience!


  • Implement strategy by maintaining a content schedule on Facebook, Twitter and Google+
  • Work with management team to develop and maintain effective and efficient social media content
  • Analyse and monitor social content in order to provide insight to improve website traffic
  • Write and edit clear and compelling copy
  • Research developing areas of interests


  • Diploma or Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism, Communications or Marketing preferred but not required
  • Formal work experience not essential, but social media presence on more than one platform is NB!
  • Experience having successfully administered a Facebook fan page and a Twitter account is essential
  • Must have a journalistic approach to researching and writing
  • A willingness to learn analysis, reporting and strategy
  • Write and edit clear and compelling copy
  • Attention to detail and project deadlines


  • A passion for local and international football

Personal Skills/Attributes

  • Must communicate effectively
  • Work well within a team
  • Must possess a strong work ethic
  • Able to complete tasks independently
  • Someone who views themselves as a creative
  • A strong sense of achieving personal goals and objectives

How to Apply

To apply, please forward your CV to Gail Odgers at [email protected]