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 tell us what specifically about the role appeals to you. Please also include in the subject line of your mail the name of the role that you are applying floor followed by the sentence “I would like to help take over the world”. Any applicants that do not include this will not be considered.)

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 local and international SMEs in  in various industries such as hospitality (hotels, safaris etc.), IT, Engineering, Recruitment and more. We are an effective and dynamic team passionate about delivering results and building meaningful relationships.

About the role

Ruby Digital is looking for a passionate and fast learning Digital Marketing Intern to help asssit 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 must have this stuff:

  • 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 great work ethic and love to go above and beyond.
  • You are innovative – shows initiative and seeks 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
  • Able to get stuff done and on time.


  • Publishing Ruby Digital content across multiple social media platforms
  • Managing the Ruby Digital website content.
  • Assisting with market research
  • Assist with content writing for the Ruby Digital Brand.
  • Assist 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 complete of course or studies in digital or traditional marketing.
  • Comfortable using content management systems and social media platforms.

Brownie Points:

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


  • Flexible work schedule: work in-office Monday to Wednesday and option to work remotely on Thursdays and Fridays
  • Podcast room for recording
  • Client and employee referral incentive programs
  • Monday morning cappuccinos and monthly braais
  • Stocked bar and kitchen

Job Type: Internship (12 months)

Probation Period: 3 Months

How to apply

Email us at [email protected] with:

  • your CV attached
  • cover letter
  • the subject to be displayed as “Applying for {Position}” and any other relevant info

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