Givaudan:Management Trainee – Fragrances

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1 Aug, 2016

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Management Trainee – Fragrances
Management Trainee – International Management Trainee Program (South Africa – Johannesburg) – Your future position?

We know that our path to success is within our people – the Management Trainee Program is established to develop trainees for future management positions in key business areas such as Sales or Marketing. You will participate in a 24 month program that combines structured learning and development with on-the-job training and project management opportunities in several departments at Givaudan. This program is ideal for graduates/post graduates with some professional experience during or after studies.

In this exciting role you will be given assignments with the objective of building your business understanding and cultivating your business skills and competencies. The broad structure will be:

  • During the 2 year program, you will undergo 4 assignments of 6 months duration each
  • Of the 4 assignments, one assignment will be outside the home country
  • When you successfully complete the two year program, you will continue your career in Givaudan as a Sales/Marketing professional, and apply your learning to our challenging business opportunities.

Sounds interesting? It could well be your perfect opportunity if, like us, you always aim to exceed customer needs, deliver value and are skilled at fostering strong relationships.


Are you someone who wants to grow and shape your own world? Who thrives being in a culture where you can express yourself in a creative team environment? Who wants to collaborate and learn together with teams who are as passionate as you are? Then come and join us – and impact your world.

Your profile includes:

  • Bachelor degree or Master degree from reputable institute (Chemistry, Marketing or Business Administration desirable)
  • Result oriented personality with superior communication and communications skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills to work in a multicultural environment
  • Relevant Internship / Part Time work experience highly preferred
  • Capacity to learn and develop continuously
  • Curious mind
  • Self-motivated
  • Structured and creative approach to work
  • Willing and able to complete all 4 assignments including one overseas assignment

Your future employer?

Givaudan is the global leader in the creation of flavours and fragrances. In close collaboration with food, beverage, consumer product and fragrance partners, Givaudan develops tastes and scents that delight consumers the world over. With a passion to understand consumers’ preferences and a relentless drive to innovate, Givaudan is at the forefront of creating flavours and fragrances that ‘engage your senses’. The Company achieved sales of CHF 4.4 billion in 2015. Headquartered in Switzerland with local presence in over 80 locations, the company has more than 9,500 employees worldwide. Givaudan invites you to discover more at

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