Peninsula Beverages, the sole manufacturer and distributor of Coca-Cola products within the Northern and Western Cape, is calling on dynamic and promising graduates to submit an application and qualify for its Sales Trainee Programme for 2021. Make sure to read through the basic requirements to find out if you are eligible to apply.
Established in Paarden Eiland, Cape Town in 1940, Peninsula Beverages is the official manufacturer and distributor various Coca-Cola products in the Northern and Western Cape regions. The company opened its second plant in Mowbray in 1948 but later moved to Parow Industria which is now its current headquarters.
Peninsula Beverages now employs more than 1,300 employees and has since built another plant in Althone Industria and a number distribution depots in Vredendal, Blackheath, Paarl and Worcester.
Peninsula Beverages Sales Trainee Programme 2021
As part of the Sales Trainee Programme, the successful candidate’s duties and responsibilities will include:
- Performing various relevant sales functions (i.e. repping)
- Providing assistance in market development including prospecting
- Company assets management
- Facilitating promotional events and executions
- Take charge of SHEQ responsibilities
Who should apply?
The ideal candidate will need to meet these minimum eligibility requirements to qualify for consideration:
- Preferably holds a three-year National Diploma in Marketing or Sales, and Business
- With two years of relevant work experience in the fast-moving consumer goods (FMCG) industry
- Background in promotional work is a definite advantage (only for Touch Channel)
- Proficient in Microsoft Office applications
- Holds a valid driver’s license
What is the selection process?
Peninsula Beverages strongly believes in developing an employee base that broadly represents the country’s demographics and consistently upholding its employment equity policies.
How do I apply?
Eligible applicants will need to create a user account on the company’s online recruitment page in order to submit an application. Click here to start the process.
Applications are open until 8 September 2020.
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Click the link to view a PDF copy of the Peninsula Beverages Sales Trainee Programme 2021 advert.