English Digital Marketing Internship

Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa · Marketing


With its headquarters situated in the heart of bustling Cape Town, Rhino Africa is more than just the leading safari company in Africa (four years running!). With a portfolio of properties across the continent and as the winners of a distinguished African Excellence Award for our 2020 Vision, Rhino Africa is a company that has the spirit of a start up, but with the marketing expertise of an acclaimed ad agency. Our drive to be the best in the business is motivated by our vision to make a positive impact through our various CSR intiatives.

From our humble beginnings, with under 10 employees in 2004, we have grown into a quirky mixture of over 200 entrepreneurs, tech boffins, ex-Google professionals and the most promising graduates from all across the globe - our “Rhino Crash” - as we like to call them. This melting pot of talent, where interaction and collaboration is encouraged, allows our interns to flourish and reach their full potential.

To showcase our beautiful continent to the world, while simultaneously creating an environment focused on life-long learning, we have created the unique Rhino Africa Digital Marketing internships. These internships are designed to grant bright young marketing enthusiasts, who share our passion for travel and all things Africa, the opportunity to learn from the leaders in the field and upskill themselves. At Rhino Africa, training and development is one of our core pillars. We are constantly learning and developing to keep up with the dynamic world of marketing, so all interns attend regular workshops and certification programs.

Click here to get a small taste of what our interns get up to on a day to day basis!

Whether you’re a hashtag fundi or a creative whiz, we have the perfect internship for you, offering opportunities to English speakers in specialized roles in Digital Marketing and SEO. Our digital marketers and SEO specialists take a scientific yet creative approach to performance marketing. They participate in various workshops and certification programmes including:

Intro to Online Marketing; Social Media in International Markets; SEO Basics and International SEO; Excel for Beginners; Google Analytics; Photoshop Essentials Training; Branding Fundamentals; How Online Analytics Work; Writing for the Web; Introduction to Competitive Analysis; Introduction to Google Search Console; Introduction to Moz; HTML and CSS Basics

So, if analysing market trends or working on campaigns with leading brands such as Lindt and SWAROVSKI OPTIK sounds like your sort of thing, this is the role for you! Head on over to our @RhinoAfrica_Life Instagram page for a sneak peek of our Rhinos at work.

Please follow this link to view the full list of responsibilities for each of our internships.


This is all it takes to roll with the Rhinos:

Preference will be given to previously disadvantaged individuals (PDIs). Please note that we can only consider applications from South African citizens.

This position is available from April 2018. Preference will be given to candidates able to start in April 2018.

Please follow this link to view the full list of requirements for each of our internships.


At Rhino Africa, there’s a smorgasbord of added delights:

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