Communications/PR/Journalism Internship at Old Mutual



Old Mutual has an Internship role in the Western Cape for a Communications/PR/Journalism graduate.The candidate would be responsible for writing, reviewing and editing various messages to different audiences. The candidate will also need to engage and work closely with the team of three people and provide input, suggestions and comments regarding various projects and material.These include but are not limited to:

  • marketing brochures
  • radio and tv scripts
  • press releases
  • financial education articles
  • emails
  • articles for our printed publications
  • online content for our intranet


  • Relevant qualification
  • Experience/exposure to Microsoft SharePoint would be advantageous

Other Duties:

  • Processing invoices on Oracle
  • Liaise with vendors
  • Liaise with Old Mutual’s print broker, POINT (on site at Mutualpark) for ALL print jobs generated from the department
  • Assist with updating labels for distribution of Group Talk
  • Updating the intranet
  • Managing the shared folders on the teams’ SharePoint site
  • Potential to get involved in digital projects

The ideal candidate would be:

  • a self-starter
  • proactive
  • takes ownership, is accountable and takes pride in their work
  • pays great attention to detail
  • is well-read and has a good writing ability
  • can take direction well
  • can manage various projects at the same time and prioritise what is important
  • can rectify spelling and grammar errors
  • must be computer literate and exposure to Microsoft SharePoint would be advantageous

Writing samples will be requested. You will need to complete a possible writing assignment and editing test.

How to apply

Click here to apply online

Closing Date: 13 August 2014

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