Danone, a Paris-based multinational food products manufacturer, is calling on suitable candidates in South Africa who are interested in submitting an application to qualify for its upcoming IT/IS Internship Programme for the 2020 financial year. Check the requirements and job responsibilities below before applying.
Established in Spain in 1919, Danone’s multinational brand line up includes Activia, Alpro, Actimel, Danio, Danette, Danino, Nutricia, and Volvic. Its regional or local brands in 2018 include Horizon Organic and Vega (USA), AQUA (Brazil), Mizone (China), Prostokvashino (USSR) and Olkos (North America) to name a few.
In South Africa, Danone is known for its health food products and are manufactured by its four businesses namely, Early Life Nutrition, Fresh Dairy Products, Medical Nutrition, and Waters.
Danone SA IT/IS Internship 2020
The successful applicant will be part of Danone Dairy Egypt and will have the opportunity to demonstrate potential by working on ongoing projects and assignments essential to the company while acquiring key business skills in the process. Moreover, the incumbent will be able to self-assess performance through set KPIs.
The programme also seeks to improve exposure and develop cross-functional skills through rotation of various roles, allowing the successful candidate access to a thorough knowledge and extensive exposure to Danone SA’s operations. Moreover, continuous development and guidance will be provided for the duration of the programme.
Who should apply?
The ideal candidate must be able to meet these minimum qualification requirements:
- Must be a recent graduate of BCom or BSc in Information Technology, Information Systems or Computer Science
- Driven and eager to acquire knowledge of the multiple aspects of Danone SA’s departments
- Punctual and well organized
- Keen attention to detail
- Able to keep deadlines and quick turnaround time
- Solid communication, problem-solving and analytical skills
- Strong numerical skills
- Proficient in Microsoft Office tools e.g. Word, Outlook, Excel and PowerPoint skills
How do I apply?
Eligible candidates who wish to apply will need to register an account on Danone SA’s careers page. Click here to get started.
No deadline for submission of applications has been set as of this posting.
Click the link to view a PDF copy of the Danone SA Finance Graduate Programme 2020 advert.
- How long will it take to complete?
This graduate programme runs for a period of 12 months.
- Where will take place?
Successful candidates will be based in Danone Dairy Egypt, a division of Danone operating in Boksburg and Bryanston in Gauteng.