Marketing Intern

Work Type: Internship

Position: Marketing Intern

Tenure: 6 months contract

Reporting to: Marketing Manager

About SunCulture

Founded in 2012, SunCulture’s Vision is to build a world where people take control of their environment in rewarding and sustainable ways. SunCulture does this by developing and commercialising life changing technology that solves the biggest daily challenges for the world's 570 million smallholder farming households. We are the largest distributor of solar water pumps / solar irrigation for smallholder farmers in Africa and were selected by Fast Company as one of the World’s Most Innovative Companies in 2021. Here is a good explainer video recently made by CNBC. Over the last 5 years the company has grown significantly and now employs 400+ people around the world. 

About the role

SunCulture is looking for an ambitious marketing intern who will be responsible for operational and administrative support linked to Above the line (ATL), Below the line (BTL) and digital marketing activities. The candidate will mainly focus on the implementation of marketing campaigns across the mentioned platforms and hence will need to be comfortable with immersing in the day-to-day marketing activities. 

Key Responsibilities

  • Participate in the planning and execution of Above the line (ATL) and Below the line (BTL) marketing activities (capacity building initiatives, market storms etc).

  • Assist in the preparation of marketing campaigns/activity reports.

  • Assist in the planning and execution of consumer research activities.

  • Assist in the curation of messages and designs for communication and visibility materials.

  • Assist with the production and placement of communication and visibility materials.

  • Partake in frequent market visits - provide insights for implementation to ensure SunCulture is competing strongly in-market presence. 

  • Assist in the raising of purchase requests to ensure all purchase orders are raised on time and vendors timely deliver on marketing needs/requirements.

  • Collaborate with internal and external stakeholders to ensure all marketing activities are aligned to SunCulture’s Marketing Strategy.

Does this sound like you?

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing

  • 6 months - 1-year marketing experience in a professional business environment

  • Effective communication and report-writing skills

  • Possess digital skills 

  • Ability to excel in a fast-paced and competitive environment

  • Proactive, collaborative, organized, curious with a “can-do” attitude


Please apply online via this job portal. We respond to all candidates; however only shortlisted candidates will be interviewed.


Please Note

SunCulture is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, family or medical care leave, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, national origin, physical or mental disability, political affiliation, protected veteran status, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws, regulations, and ordinances. 

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