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DHL Group: Communications Internships 2024-25

DHL Group is the leading global brand in the logistics industry, with a mission to connect people and improve their lives. With a presence in over 220 countries and territories, we provide comprehensive logistics solutions, from international express delivery to supply chain management. Our commitment to innovation, sustainability, and customer service has positioned us as a leader in the logistics sector.

DHL Group is seeking enthusiastic and talented Communications Interns to join our dynamic team. This internship offers a unique opportunity to gain hands-on experience in a fast-paced, global company. As a Communications Intern, you will support our internal and external communications strategies, assist in content creation, and help maintain our brand's voice across various platforms.

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  • Assist in the development and implementation of communication plans and strategies.
  • Create, edit, and publish content for internal newsletters, press releases, blog posts, social media, and other communication channels.
  • Support the preparation and coordination of events, webinars, and meetings.
  • Conduct research and analysis to support communication projects and campaigns.
  • Monitor media coverage and assist in managing media relations.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to ensure consistency in messaging and branding.
  • Assist in the creation of multimedia content, including videos, infographics, and presentations.
  • Perform administrative tasks related to communications projects as needed.
  • Currently enrolled in a Bachelor's or Master’s degree program in Communications, Public Relations, Marketing, Journalism, or a related field.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint).
  • Experience with social media platforms and content management systems.
  • Basic knowledge of graphic design tools (e.g., Adobe Creative Suite) is a plus.
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Creative thinking and a proactive approach to problem-solving.
Job Benefits
  • Hands-on experience in a global logistics company.
  • Exposure to various aspects of corporate communications.
  • Opportunity to work with experienced professionals and gain valuable industry insights.
  • Flexible working hours to accommodate your academic schedule.
  • A supportive and inclusive work environment.



Interested candidates should submit their resume, a cover letter detailing their interest in the internship, and any relevant writing or project samples. Applications can be submitted through our online portal or email with the subject line "Communications Intern Application - [Your Name]."

At DHL Group, we believe in the power of communication to drive our mission forward. If you are passionate about storytelling, eager to learn, and ready to make an impact, we encourage you to apply for our Communications Internship. Together, we can connect people and improve lives.

Employment Type
Duration of employment
3 Months
Transportation, Logistics, Supply Chain and Storage
Job Location
Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa, Johannesburg, Gauteng, 2000, South Africa
Working Hours
Date posted
June 11, 2024
Valid through
June 11, 2028
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