Multichoice: Internship Programme 2021

Closing date: 20 November 2020
Location: Johannesburg

MultiChoice Group is a multinational media and entertainment group headquartered in South Africa, Dubai and the Netherlands with primary operations in pay TV, video entertainment, advertising and content security, serving a rapidly growing base of 13.5 million households. Notable brands within the group include DStv, GOtv, SuperSport, M-Net, DStv Now, Showmax, and the European leader in content security Irdeto. The main areas of operations are:

Storytelling ranging from content creation, production and aggregation, including the best global library of notable African content, sports and general entertainment, delivered to clients
Pay TV: direct-to-home digital terrestrial and satellite television services;
SVOD – Video-on-demand subscription services on multiple online platforms with a focus on libraries and local content in developing markets, and
Advertising: providing dynamic media solutions; Commercial broadcast time management, on-air sponsorship, content integration and online sales on a variety of over 130 channel brands on line TV, VOD, social media, and digital platforms.
The group’s strength lies in its focus on local language and culture, entrepreneurial spirit and the quality of its workforce. MultiChoice Group (MCG) has a successful history of identifying trends early, adapting them to the markets in which they operate and harnessing them for maximum benefit. The group generates revenue primarily through the subscription model, with an increasing contribution from advertising revenue. Its main goals are:

Expand your pay TV subscriber base, SVOD, and ad sales
Focus on investment and technology
Maintain a local focus
Provide high quality service
Attracting innovative and motivated employees
Job purpose

Professional experience in an 18-month rotating graduate development program designed to develop future leaders in the media and entertainment industry.
Complete all training modules designed for this program and receive mentoring, coaching and on-the-job training.
Work closely with managers and colleagues on projects and initiatives as needed.
Develop skills that can be applied in specialized areas such as digital marketing, customer value management, sales, finance, customer experience, legal, corporate affairs, marketing, information technology, and technology fields.
Key performance goals

On-the-job assignment and delivery training

Participate in structured learning, both formal and informal.
Participate in the running comments
Coordinating meetings, logistics, attending events, etc.
Contribute to documents, briefing papers and reports, and develop presentations as needed
Conduct basic investigations and present findings.
Contribute to specific projects and initiatives as described by the manager
Request necessary data from management so that reports can be compiled
Basic Qualifications:

Bachelor’s degree in one of the following majors:
Bcom in Marketing or Media Outreach
Bachelor of Design or Client User Experience
Bachelor of Laws or Bachelor of Laws with Bachelor of Laws
Bcom in Economics, Finance, Accounting or Business Administration
Bcom in International Relations
Bcom in Engineering or Technology


You must have less than two years of work experience after studying.
A South African citizen by birth / naturalization or eligible to work in South Africa
Must have at least 65% of most recent or complete academic results.
Technical skills

Relationship building
time management
Digital wisdom
Solve complex problems
Obsession for a customer
Behavioral skills

the responsibility
work as one team
Personal support
The catalyst
define the priorities
Analytical thinking
How to apply
Apply online for this multiple-choice graduate / internship program