Maliyo Games’Marketing Internship: Bridging the Gap in Africa’s Games Industry

With a vision to support and nurture talent within the continent’s gaming sector, Maliyo Games announced a one-of-a-kind Marketing Internship. This transformative programme aims to bridge the gap in Africa’s games industry by equipping aspiring game marketers with the skills and expertise needed to thrive in this burgeoning field.

Supporting Africa’s Games Industry

Through projects like GameUp Africa, the Africa Games Industry Report, and the Art Academy, Maliyo Games has been committed to building various pipelines into continental game development ecosystems. By changing the narrative of game development and fostering a vibrant ecosystem, Maliyo Games is not only shaping Africa’s gaming landscape but also making significant contributions to the global games industry.

The Maliyo Games Marketing Bootcamp

At the heart of Maliyo Games’ commitment to nurturing talent lies the Marketing Bootcamp, a comprehensive programme designed to empower aspiring game marketers. Spanning five months, this Internship offers a unique blend of in-house training, mentorship, and hands-on experience. With a focus on practical skill development and industry immersion, the Marketing Internship programme prepares candidates for successful careers in game marketing.

Program Structure:

The Maliyo Games Marketing Bootcamp offers a structured learning experience tailored to candidates’ skills and career goals. It begins with foundational marketing concepts and strategies, followed by personalized mentoring from industry experts. Candidates then collaborate on a real-world marketing project, culminating in an internship with Maliyo Games’ Marketing & Communications Team. Exceptional candidates will be considered for full-time positions.. This recognition not only validates their expertise but also positions them as rising leaders within Africa’s games industry.

How to Apply

The Maliyo Games Marketing Bootcamp is open to university graduates who are African nationals and possess a passion for marketing and have an interest in working within the African games industry. Interested candidates are invited to complete this application form by April 28th, 2024. Shortlisted candidates will undergo a rigorous assessment process to evaluate their technical skills and suitability for the programme.

Maliyo Games remains committed to empowering the next generation of marketers and driving positive change across the continent. Join Maliyo Games’ Marketing Bootcamp and level up your game in Africa’s thriving games industry!