Wurth: Public Relations Intern (Pretoria)

Public Relations Intern

Company Wurth South Africa

Reference # DM 01/10/2020

Published 02/10/2020

Location Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa


The Würth Group is the world market leader in assembly and fastening materials and it currently consists of over 400 companies in more than 80 countries.

The candidate will be working at the Head Office in Kempton Park.

Join us and work in an exciting and challenging environment where we expect and reward performance. We offer a market related salary with benefits.

Wurth South Africa (Pty) Ltd through the promotion of employment equity (race, gender and disability) will consider only EE/AA candidates through the filling of this position.

Job Functions Communications,Marketing,Media,Public Relations

Industries Fmcg (Fast Moving Consumer Goods Sector),Marketing,Retail,Sales,Wholesale


•Assist in developing a marketing communications plan including strategy, goals, budget and tactics.

•Help develop media relations strategy, seeking high-level placements in print, broadcast and online media.

•Participate on coordinating all public relations activities.

•Direct social media team to engage audiences across traditional and new media.

•Leverage existing media relationships and cultivate new contacts within business and industry media.

•Manage media inquiries and interview requests.

•Create content for press releases, byline articles and keynote presentations.

•Monitor, analyze and communicate PR results on a quarterly basis.

•Evaluate opportunities for partnerships, sponsorships and advertising on an on-going basis.

•Build relationships with thought leaders to grow industry awareness.

•Maintain a keen understanding of industry trends affecting clients and make appropriate recommendations regarding communication strategy surrounding them


•Completed BA/MA degree in Marketing, Advertising, Communications or a related discipline

•Exceptional writing and editing skills

•Experience with social media including blogs, Facebook, Twitter, etc.

•Event planning experience

•Clear Credit and Criminal record

Job Closing Date 30/10/2020

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