Job Openings

Marketing & Communications Lead

We’re looking for a Marketing & Communications Lead to join our small team. You’ll be joining Penda, a photographic travel company that runs photo tours and safaris, humanitarian photography workshops, and group-based academic programs.

  • Ideally based in Cape Town
  • Full-time
  • Starting early 2024

The role: 

  • Writing online content and implementing of SEO strategies
  • Creating newsletters, online listings, and blog content
  • Managing social media channels
  • Assisting with running PPC campaigns and/or other marketing campaigns
  • Assessing and reporting on the effectiveness of our marketing efforts
  • Researching new marketing channels
  • Representing Penda at conferences and photography / travel shows


  • At least a couple of years work experience in a similar role
  • Strong writing skills
  • An ability to work in a data driven environment and with KPIs
  • A flexible approach to work, and an ability to work independently
  • An interest in / eye for photography would be ideal

What we offer: 

We’ll initially offer a 6-month contract, but with the intention of turning it into a permanent position. There will be room for growth in the next few years.

The salary range is ZAR 20,000 – 25,000.

How to apply: 

Please send the following to;

  • Your CV
  • A motivation letter
    A writing sample (This can be anything that showcases your writing skills and communication style. It doesn’t need to be long.)