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Content Creator Internship for a Student in Africa


Full Job Description 


Job Summary 


Department Overview: 

The Behold Collection & Communications creative team produces compelling stories and campaigns on Conservation priorities, Game Reserve updates and innovations, and current events to visually showcase the organization’s mission of excellence in teaching, learning, and research of conservation practices. To illustrate the innovation and tradition of the Behold brand, the creative team produces original, emotion-evoking content, employing both traditional and conceptual approaches. 

Documenting the impact of The Behold Collection through various creative executions, ranging from photography in all its formats to short-form video and moving images, the team produces visual assets for use across all forms of media, including social platforms, web experiences, and newsletters. 


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The creative requirements include works across the game reserve/s to capture the energy and experiences of real people, animals and the environment both in everyday life and during historic moments, to reach hundreds of thousands of people in our community locally and around the world. 


Position Overview: 

  • The Photographer / Videographer / Content Creator works with the owner towards creatives, documenting wildlife and developing content for multiple platforms—conceptualizing, photographing, filming, and editing news driven and creative assets. 
  • A successful Photographer / Content Creator will be able to produce high-end work as varied as creating a compelling portrait to filming a quick TikTok to photographing a wildlife or conservation event. 
  • Applicants will be evaluated based on their visual storytelling acumen, demonstrated fresh approaches to editorial photography, written and interpersonal communication skills, ability to work independently, utilization of evolving multimedia tools across platforms, and understanding of higher education and academic values. 

Position Description 

  • Execute high-quality digital photography on and off the property, using the latest photography techniques to tell great stories. 
  • With guidance from management and owners, staff, brainstorm, conceptualize and produce photo-shoots. 
  • Ideate, shoot, and edit short-form video, looped imagery, and other emerging formats. 
  • Cover a variety of news stories and events under deadline, sometimes with little notice; serve as an expert portraitist. 
  • Pitch visually innovative and original approaches to this coverage, as it evolves, focusing on the online experience and demonstrating an understanding of the different platforms and audiences. 
  • Create bespoke photo illustrations and simple graphics in a fast-paced daily workflow. 
  • Manage metadata, image files and equipment. 
  • Post-production and editing of all photography and short form video. 
  • Perform photo research for distinctive story treatments (as needed). 

Job Function: 

  • Communications 


  • South Africa / Port Elizabeth. 

Time Status: 

  • 3 months to 12 months. 

Salary Grade: 

  • Volunteer Basis 


  • Accommodation 
  • 1 Meal per day 
  • Ground Transport 
  • Wifi 


If you are keen for an adventure filled internship located in South Africa, feel free to share your resume, social media pages you manage and a letter of why we should give you the opportunity to: 




ERF 2410



South Africa, 6001


Phone: +27 (0)42 235 1450