Digital Marketing Intern (paid)

Here at Ruby Digital we’re always looking for talented people to work with. If you’re passionate about digital marketing and committed to furthering your career in an agency that’s equally committed to helping you realize your full potential, then we’d like to hear from you!

Come make history with the brightest, most curious people from every discipline. We’ve only just begun.


(When you apply, please include the words “I want to work for Ruby Digital because …” in your cover letter and explain the exact reasons that you have. Any applicants that do not include this will not be considered.)

Correspondence will only be conducted with shortlisted candidates. Should you not hear from us within 3 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.

About us

Ruby Digital is a small but mighty multi-award-winning digital marketing agency near Century City, Cape Town.

We specialize in SEO, Paid Media, Web Development, Content Marketing and more to create meaningful, predictable growth for SMEs, B2B companies, and enterprises in various industries.

We are an effective and dynamic team passionate about educating, growing and moving the digital industry forward.

About the role

Ruby Digital is looking for a passionate and fast-learning Digital Marketing Intern to help assist the marketing team with growing the Ruby Digital brand through both amplification and positioning of Ruby Digital’s services.

This role would be ideal for an individual who has just completed their studies and wants to get some hands-on experience.

About you (personal skills & attributes)

You will be an ideal candidate if:

  • You are a team player
  • You are a fast learner
  • You have a passion for people and building meaningful relationships
  • You are detail-orientated
  • You have a great work ethic and love to go above and beyond.
  • You are innovative – showing initiative and seeking continuous improvement
  • You are a responsible person and accept accountability
  • You have effective time management and organization skills, strong communication and interpersonal skills, a positive attitude and a growth mindset
  • You are able to get stuff done and on time


  • Publishing Ruby Digital content across multiple social media platforms
  • Managing the Ruby Digital website’s content.
  • Assisting with market research
  • Assisting with content writing for the Ruby Digital brand.
  • Assisting with the development of Ruby Digital marketing collateral.


  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills
  • Sound understanding of marketing principles.
  • Excellent presentation skills
  • Passion for all things digital
  • Time and people management skills
  • Strong attention to detail.
  • Strong project management skills
  • Successful completion of courses or studies in digital or traditional marketing.
  • Familiarity using content management systems and social media platforms.

Brownie points

  • Theoretical knowledge of product positioning.
  • Graphic design skills
  • Copywriting skills


  • Remote working position
  • Flexible work schedule 
  • Client and employee referral incentive programs
  • Retirement Annuity contribution
  • Weekly virtual braais 

Job Type: Internship (12 months)

Probation Period: 3 Months

How to apply

Simply submit the position you're applying for, your personal details, your CV and cover letter on this form and we will be in touch.

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