Social Media & Web Marketing Internship Opportunity

Number of positions: 2

This social media and Web Marketing internship gives motivated individuals the opportunity to be heavily involved in all aspects of growing the social media footprint for Piramie 4G LTE, the Rwanda's fastest-growing 4G ISP and HD Entertainment company. This includes content development, assisting in the implementation of innovative marketing tactics as well as assisting with research and analysis of trends, conversations and influencers. This internship is for 20 hours a week for 12 weeks and may result in a paid position depending upon performance. Please send resume, cover letter and links to all relevant social media accounts.

Educational Experience Gained

A motivated intern will complete this internship with:

An understanding of Social Media, Content, and Marketing best practices

- An understanding of how and where Social Media, Content, and Community Management fit into an integrated marketing strategy

- An understanding of how to use Social Media publishing and tracking and reporting tools

- An understanding the importance of website's proactive communication tools and how it works

- How to work in a fast-paced environment


- Assist in developing, scheduling & populating the brand's social media profiles including Facebook and Twitter

- Assist in pulling performance data for weekly reports on Social Media & Content programs

- Monitor and moderate conversations about our products and the industry across social media profiles including Facebook and Twitter

- Handle information request about our products over the Phone, Website and Social Media

- Assist in the development and writing of Facebook and Twitter content in both English and Kinyarwanda

- Offer content/community/communication suggestions & ideas when appropriate

- Research talent/opportunities for strategic content partnerships

Our Ideal Candidate:

- Student pursuing or has completed a major in Sales, Marketing, Digital/Social Media, Journalism (or related field)

- Familiar with major, emerging, and obscure social media platforms

- Has strong written AND analytical skills. Excellent grasp of the English and Kinyarwanda languages and principles of grammar

- Passionate about engaging with people in the development space (life, career)

- Adapts well to fast-paced working environment

- Strong desire to learn

- Use own laptop/ or Office computer

- VERY flexible

- Work from our 4G Square office located in Rubavu (Gisenyi), Rwanda

- Remote work from home could be negotiable

- Excellent sense of humor and positive attitude!

- This is not a Paid internship.

- Transportation and food allowance will be provided

Internship Timetable

- Internship Start Date: September 20, 2015

- Internship End Date: December 19, 2015

- Application Deadline: September 15, 2015

Internship Schedule

- Time: 9AM-2PM

- Days: Mondays to Thursdays & Tuesdays to Fridays

Our Environment:

We pride ourselves on being a collaborative, fun, creative and passionate group of people, encouraging the use of our individual strengths and personalities to find innovative solutions in the development of marketing and communication space.

Please send your resume, cover letter and links to all relevant social media accounts by responding to this listing by email at: jobs@piramie.ca

About Our Company

Our Vision is to bring happy living in every Rwandan home and business by providing an affordable HD voice and HD entertainment to every business, household and individual, by 2020. Piramie (Rwanda) Inc is a Wireless Internet Service provider operating in Rwanda since 2009, offering a wide selection of consumer and business telecommunications services available nationwide including 4G LTE Internet, Fiber Optic, VoIP, IPTV, Cloud Gaming, Long Distance Calling, Wireless Solutions, Managed Services, Enterprise IP Telephony and cloud based end-point protection. Piramie (Rwanda) Inc is a wholly owned subsidiary of Piramie Inc. In 2015, Piramie Inc entered into a partnership with Symantec Corporation and it's now part of Symantec's family with over 500 million customers worldwide.