Job description

The ACA is looking to employ a well groomed, well mannered, professional go-getter marketing graduate for an internship for a minimum of twelve months. The successful candidate is required to assist with marketing and PR initiatives and projects of the ACA, AAA School of Advertising including website content management, various campaigns and/or projects, exhibitions, events, the APEX awards, etc. He/she will also work closely with the ACA and AAA School management as well as interact regularly with captains of industry from the advertising and communications profession. Applicants are requested to email a 1-page CV with a motivation of no more than 1500 words stating why he/she should be considered for the job to:[email protected] by no later than 12H00 10 February 2012. An internship salary will be paid and any business travel and business cellphone usage will be reimbursed. Own car and valid driver’s license essential.

Applicants not contacted within seven days from the closing date should deem their application unsuccessful.

Company Description

The ACA (Association for Communication and Advertising) which is the industry body of the advertising and communications sector in South Africa and represents approximately 100 advertising agencies who collectively contribute approximately 95% of measured ad spend in South Africa.


Computer literacy: Microsoft Office, excellent communication and writing skills, organisation and planning skills, time management, the ability to work well under pressure and meet deadlines, flexibility, resourceful innovative out-of-the-box thinker, good interpersonal skills, friendly, team player, self-discipline, negotiation skills


Graphic design, understanding of the advertising and communications business, social media knowledge and experience

Personal Skills/Attributes

Well groomed, polite, friendly, hardworking, honest, trustworthy, reliable

Contact details
Louis Fredericks
ACA – Association for Communication and Advertisin
[email protected]