ABOUT Electrum Marketing:

Electrum works with some of South Africa’s largest household names as a ‘business to business’ (B2B) tech company. Electrum helps their clients find a better solution for transactions, working with a number of big corporations such as banks, retailers and MNO’s.

Electrum helps their clients reach their clientèle with services such as cloud-based transaction hubs to help process their consumer’s transactions and purchases. Electum aims to be the top transaction processor in the country by continuing to provide a solid foundation that simplifies the complexity of cloud-based transactions.


Location: Cape Town, Western Cape
Duration: 4 weeks
Contract Type: Full-Time

Electrum is offering an internship opportunity to a hard-working final-year marketing student with a positive attitude. The internship will allow the candidate to have insight into the digital marketing world as they assist in social media, SEO, data capturing and campaigns.
Key Performance Areas of the Programme:

  • Assisting in implementing product campaigns
  • Improving search rankings by using SEO tools
  • Enhancing Electrum’s CRM system
  • Partaking in the contribution and creation of external and internal content such as presentations, office posters, social media posts and more
  • Giving feedback and analysis pertaining to campaigns
  • Creating links for campaigns
  • Completing daily ad hoc duties

Key Learning Areas of the Programme:

  • Creating content
  • Developing and designing websites
  • Optimising search engines
  • Analytics of websites and campaigns
  • Management of the community

Benefits/ perks of the Programme:

  • Beach getaways with the team
  • Payments training at a high-end standard
  • A leave policy that is generous
  • Opportunities to aid in career growth
  • A Macbook Pro
  • Sanitary accessories, such as shower and tell services
  • Cooked lunches
  • Coffee
  • Beer on tap available on Fridays
  • Access to the company gym
  • Table tennis


Before applying, please ensure that you meet ALL of the following minimum entry criteria – failure to satisfy all the requirements will result in your application being disqualified:

  • Education requirement: must be a 2nd or 3rd year Honours/ Masters student in Engineering, Computer Science, Physics or Maths, OR a final-year student in Marketing and US or UCT undergraduate
  • Must be skilled with Google tools
  • Must have experience in MailChimp (advantageous)
  • Must have knowledge of SEO (advantageous)
  • Must be fluent in English (written and oral)
  • Must have multi-tasking abilities
  • Must be self-motivated
  • Must be a critical thinker
  • Must be up-to-date with the latest technologies
  • Must have problem-solving skills
  • Must be driven by goals and results
  • Must be a team-player and hone great communication skills
  • Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Must be a fast learner



Applications must be submitted online here: Electrum Marketing Internship

Please attach an updated Curriculum Vitae to your application.


For any queries related to this internship programme, please contact Electrum directly:
Telephone number:021 448 6422
Email address: [email protected]