ABOUT Coca-Cola Beverages:

Coca-Cola South Africa, a household favourite brand has been producing fizzy drinks for more than a century (founded in 1886). Not only is South Africa the largest consumer of Coca-Cola products in Africa, they are also one of the top performing countries for The Coca-Cola Company.

The Coca-Cola Company has headquarters in Istanbul, Turkey; operates in over 200 countries and has over 700 000 employees across the globe. It also serves over 1.8 billion customers each day.

DETAILS ABOUT THE LEARNERSHIP PROGRAMME:

Locations: Klerksdorp, North West & Pretoria East, Gauteng
Contract term: 12 months
Job functions: Marketing & Sales
Number of positions available:
– Rustenburg, North West: 2
– Vaal, Gauteng: 4
– Ermelo, Mpumalanga: 1
– Pretoria West, Gauteng: 1

Coca-Cola Beverages South Africa (CCBSA) are inviting candidates to apply for their Sales Learnership, which will report to the Sales Team Leaders. The programme aims to equip learners with the required skills to grasp the concept of growing sales volume, order taking process & implement, as well as merchandising standards for customers within a certain geographical area. Learners must achieve a minimum of 120 credits in order to qualify to receive a National Certificate: Marketing (NQF 4).
The learner will be expected to perform the following duties:

  • Customer Care and Management
  • Marketing basics
  • Merchandising Standards
  • Management basics
  • Communications
  • Commercial areas of the Sales environment

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS NEEDED TO APPLY:

Before applying, please ensure that you meet ALL of the following minimum entry criteria – failure to satisfy all the requirements will result in your application being disqualified:

  • Education requirement: must have completed Matric with Mathematics, English (home language or first additional language) (minimum)
  • Education requirement: completed a Marketing / Sales Diploma qualification (advantageous but not essential)
  • Must be unemployed
  • Working experience: none required
  • Must be unemployed
  • Must have a valid code 8 driver’s license (advantageous)
  • Must have good analytical and numerical skills
  • Must have good planning skills
  • Must be well organized and self-disciplined
  • Must have high energy levels and be driven
  • Must have good problem solving skills
  • Must be innovative and solution orientated
  • Must be open to change and seeking opportunities for improvement
  • Must be assertive and persuasive
  • Must be able to influence and negotiate
  • Must be able to build positive relationships
  • Must be able to work in a team and independently
  • Must be dependable, responsible and conscientious
  • Must be able to work under pressure
  • Must be able to handle a demanding work environment
  • Must be confident and outgoing

HOW TO APPLY FOR THE LEARNERSHIP POSITION:

Applications must be submitted online for the following positions:
Coca-Cola Beverages South Africa: Commercial Learnerships
Please attach these document with your application:

  • Certified copy of South African Identity document
  • Full academic record
  • Certified copy of qualification certificates
  • Curriculum Vitae with details of any prior work experience
  • References with contact details
  • Proof of residence

Please note:
– Coca-Cola Beverages South Africa has the right to require additional information as criteria for shortlisting applicants.
– The company are committed to Employment Equity when recruiting – internal candidates will be considered first before reviewing external applicants.
– Shortlisted candidates will be subjected to Literacy and Numeracy tests, as wel as Medical checks and Security clearance checks.

CONTACT THE LEARNERSHIP PROVIDER FOR QUERIES:

For any queries related to this learnership programme, please contact Coca-Cola South Africa directly:
Tel: 011 644 0666

View our other position open for application here: Learnerships and Internships closing soon.