Sales & Marketing Internship
Silverleaf Academy

Business:Silverleaf Academy
Job Title:Sales & Marketing Internship
Location:Ilboru Lutheran Pre and Primary/ Usariver- Silverleaf Pre and Primary school
Salary:This is an Unpaid / Voluntary Internship
Application Deadline:Position open until filled, requires 3 – 6 month commitment

Silverleaf Academy is a new group of affordable, high quality private schools in Tanzania. Our mission is to provide the highest quality learning at the most affordable levels. We have launched our first two primary schools in Arusha,  Meru district and Arusha city and have plans to expand to at least 30 schools nation wide. 


Job Description

Silverleaf academy seeks an enthusiastic, dynamic and self-starter to assist Sales and marketing efforts. This internship is an excellent opportunity to experience various aspects of marketing while working for well- known school chain organization.


  • Develop data collection tools (including mobile-based survey tools) and design data management and reporting systems
  • Conduct market research, product and customer enquiries including client satisfaction surveys, desk reviews and other reviews on a needs basis
  • Collect data on marketing during marketing strategies implementations
  • Support the marketing team in daily Marketing administrative tasks
  • Attend different events as guided by the marketing officer
  • Organise and support any implementation of events within the schools.
  • Assist in marketing advertising and promotional activities
  • Help distribute marketing materials to organisations and other businesses
  • Perform Market analysis and research on competitions
  • Monitor social channels and respond to feedback, questions, and concerns
  • Develop FAQs from concerns, questions, feedback and calls received.
  • Update and maintain Silverleaf’s social media presence, including scheduling Facebook updates
  • Assist in planning, writing and managing monthly eNewsletter
  • Draft, distribute and pitch news releases, media alerts and other stories
  • Designing flyers, graphics, e-vites and other marketing material for major Silverleaf marketing events
  • Reach out to the community organizations, general public and donors with the message about Silverleaf’s mission of quality education at affordable price for all
  • Collaborating with staff on new ideas, directions, and venues for marketing
  • Plan and facilitate Marketing meetings to different areas


Requirements for this Position

  • Firm grasp of available tools and platforms in the social media space
  • Completed or working toward a college degree, preferably in a related field (e.g. Marketing/Communications or Public Relations)
  • Previous internship or related experience in marketing or communications is a plus
  • Must be computer literate (working knowledge of word processing, PowerPoint, Excel). Proficiency in Adobe InDesign and Photoshop highly desired. Knowledge of HTML and graphic design a plus
  • An effective communicator, both written and oral
  • Ability to communicate in a professional manner with press and community contacts
  • Self-motivated, good organizational skills, detail-oriented, ability to prioritize, multi-task and meet deadlines
  • Enthusiasm for the mission of Silverleaf academy and the society we serve

How To Apply

Please a send cover letter and resume to