2022 Internships 

Online Advertising PPC Campaign Executives

Location: Cape Town, Plumstead | Remote
Education level: Bachelor’s degree or NQF Level 5 National Certificate
Job level: Junior
Type: Paid Internship

 Why should you consider this Internship: 

Proven track record (7 years) of developing highly sought-after talent in this rapidly growing and lucrative industry. You gain skills that are internationally competitive, the majority of our interns progress to senior positions within a relatively short period of time. (see link to our internship page)

Conversion Science is a top tier South African digital marketing agency that specializes in optimizing performance campaigns. Conversion Science is a Google Premier Partner, a Google Marketing Platform Partner (certification in Analytics 360) and a Facebook Marketing Partner.

We use data and strategic insight to continually analyze and adjust campaigns to achieve results and maximize ROI. Our clients have direct access to their campaign managers, and we pride ourselves on a high level of personalized detail and attention. We invest heavily in training to ensure that our staff are best-in-breed globally. 

We have exciting openings for Junior Campaign Managers. This is an exceptional career opportunity to get into the fast growing and lucrative field of Pay-Per-Click advertising. 

We are looking for bright, hard-working individuals to join our team. We provide all the training required over a 12-month internship.

PPC is a high growth industry both in South Africa and internationally. Search Marketing is the largest part of digital marketing and central to most digital strategies.

As a Campaign Manager you will be responsible for managing client’s PPC campaigns across platforms including Google Ads, Facebook, You Tube, Twitter. 

The work requires strategic and analytical thinking and a high attention to detail and accuracy. Campaign Managers need to be highly organised, have excellent attention to detail, a solid work ethic and display initiative, quick thinking and an aptitude for fast learning. Most of all, they have a passion for Digital Marketing and a hunger to learn about its ever-changing landscape.

You will learn to:

 Set up and manage Google Ads and/or other PPC accounts for clients (Facebook, Twitter, Google Shopping, You Tube for example)

  • Manage, organise and review client campaigns daily
  • Monitor client budget, keyword performance and success as measured by the campaign goals.
  • Proactively modify campaigns to improve performance and support new initiatives.
  • Review Google Analytics and prepare performance reports for clients
  • Communicate with clients and responding to client campaign and reporting needs, ensure expectations are managed
  • Learn about Facebook campaigns
  • Understand and implement Google Shopping
  • Stay abreast of the latest digital media trends

Roles & Responsibilities

Assist Campaign Managers in:

  • Setting up and managing online advertising campaigns including Google Ads, Facebook, LinkedIn, You Tube, Twitter and Google Marketing Platform
  • Optimising campaigns towards the best performing platforms
  • Managing campaign budgets, keyword pricing and daily spend levels
  • Generating search term reports 
  • Detailed data analysis
  • Preparing client reports
  • Attending client briefings and meetings
  • Management of and reporting on Google Analytics


Bachelor’s degree or NQF Level 5 National Certificate 

  • Highly Numerate
  • Highly Organised
  • Attention to Detail
  • Analytical and strategic thinking
  • Passion for Digital Marketing and a desire to specialize in PPC.
  • Client management skills
  • Ability to multitask
  • Good time-management skills
  • Team Player

The Internship

 The internship is full-time. 

  • It is 12 months long and commences in February 2022  in Plumstead, Cape Town. We will start with remote learning
  • We provide full training and the opportunity to write all Google Ads and Facebook certifications. 
  • You will learn how to set-up and manage PPC campaigns, apply Analytics and perform in-depth reporting.
  •  If you have the right attitude and aptitude this will be a great opportunity for you to grow and develop highly valuable skills and launch yourself to the top of this highly sought after profession in South Africa.
  • Application deadline 30th November 2021.
  • Internship offers will be made from as early as the 1st of October 2021 for 2022
  • Alternatively send your CV, copy of ID, academic transcripts and motivational letter to Caylin (recruitment@conversionscience.co.za)
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