Posted on :
23 Sep, 2010
McCain is dedicated to creating good food and a better life for our consumers, customers, employees, and the communities we work in, worldwide. Our goal is to consistently win with customers and consumers by making them smile. McCain South Africa recruits Graduate Trainee (Sales & Marketing)
From a wide range of innovative food products that are better for you and fun to eat to sharing our expertise in sustainable agricultural practices with developing countries to reducing our environmental footprint, McCain is creating smiles around the world.
Job Title: GRADUATE TRAINEE: SALES AND MARKETING
Company: McCain Foods South Africa
Grow with Us! Farmers understand the recipe for healthy growth: good soil conditions, lots of nutrients, room to grow and a little loving care. We use only farm-fresh ingredients in all of our quality food products and it is our unwavering commitment to quality, freshness and innovation that has allowed us to grow into a global leader in providing quality food products to our customers. McCain Foods understands the recipe for healthy growth within our organization: great working conditions, a rewarding environment, room to grow and a little loving care. McCain Foods – Grow with Us!
Job Description Summary:
McCain Foods (SA) offers a year of work experience, learning and development to a young, recently qualified graduate. As a Graduate Trainee, you will learn and gain experience in the world of food sales, and you will be exposed to various areas of the business, to ensure that you develop your skills as a valuable member of our sales and marketing team.
During the year you will be trained on Business Etiquette, Presentation Skills, Interpersonal and Leadership Skills. You will also learn about food service and retail sales, sales negotiations, understanding customer requirements, you will be visiting distributors and end users and you will be exposed to product displays, trade shows and promotions.
If you hold a tertiary qualification, preferably a B.Com degree, in sales / marketing or a BSc Consumer Science, if you are younger than 25 years, with excellent academic results, a “can do spirit”, energy, a drive to achieve and exposure to leadership roles, you are the ideal candidate for this excellent development opportunity.
Travel Required Moderate
Country South Africa
State/Province/Region Not Applicable
External Application Closing Date 30-Sep-2010