Position Code: JNBBS01

Organisation Description:

This host company are a software and technical solution company with teams based in South Africa, India and UAE.

They coideate, coinvest and coadvise with the intention of providing start-ups, entrepreneurs and companies with the tools they need to fast-track their growth using our high-end, scalable and smart backend solutions. This includes helping with blockchain services, mobile payment platforms and gamification engines or by leveraging FinTech and IoT API’s.

They help take a business’ dream to a technical reality. They have extensive, wide-ranging technology and business experience that has allowed them to successfully deliver a solid track record of projects in a wide range of industries. They excel in powering up an organisation’s existing capabilities to accomplish their strategic goals in the quickest time frame possible.

Their skills can be deployed onsite or offsite to meet their needs and take your ideas and develop them into innovative products. Leverage their know-how, strategic tech partnerships and professional services. Their team offers skills that allow them to harness the power of various branches of technology with strong integration capabilities, leveraging their open API platform.


Marketing & Growth Intern

Internship Description:

Possible tasks and projects include:

  • Business development:
    • Mainly search for possible customers – potential customers of interest based in the UK, US, Canada, Indonesia, Vietnam or Hong Kong.
    • Work on cold calls, LinkedIn messages to find potential leads.
  • Marketing and community engagement:
    • Complete social media marketing for existing and potential customers of the blockchain certification platform
    • Create content and challenges for students based in Africa as part of education programme.
    • Engage a community of online students and help them to onboard to the programme.
  • Graphic Design
    • Design the templates for certificates that fit our blockchain certification platform
  • Development of technology
    • Develop UX for our existing platform and our new one, integration API for our blockchain platforms
    • Write technical contents (how to document API) and backend development

N.B. tasks and projects may vary depending on current priorities. Specific projects and responsibilities will be discussed during an interview.

Internship Requirements:

  • Any relevant degree studies for the above tasks
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong analytic skills
  • Good attention to detail, and self-motivated
  • Creative problem-solving skills
  • Comfortable with major social media platforms such as Instagram and LinkedIn
  • Previous experience in marketing or sales would be a bonus, but not essential
  • Graphic design, blockchain & backend app or web experience would be a bonus, but not essential

Don’t exactly match these requirements? If you have the enthusiasm and want to learn – then speak to Pagoda about this position and we’ll see what is possible!