Retail Trainee Manager (Nationwide, South Africa)

Our client, a large food and household products retailer operating on a national scale, is looking for Trainee Retail Managers to join their training program while being exposed to all the areas of retail. The position is ideal for anyone looking to gain experience in the FMCG retail environment, who is hardworking and has leadership potential.

Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Working in various departments within the retail environment in order to gain a sound understanding of the daily operations in order to learn how to effectively manage the challenges of the department in order to obtain success, not only in the one department but also the overall success of the business

  • Completing various tests to show that the necessary understanding of each department has been obtained

  • Completing tasks and shadowing various role players on all levels

  • Resolving problems in various departments

  • Working with management in order to do operational planning

Minimum Qualifying Criteria:

  • Grade 12 / Matric Certificate

  • 3 year Bachelors Degree

  • The ability to learn from various teaching methods

  • Tenacity, perseverance and the ability to work under pressure

  • Experience in a retail environment would be advantageous

  • Willingness to work various shifts a week with different hours

  • Excellent organisational skills

  • Hard-working and enthusiastic

  • Contactable References, preferably QualiCV Verified Reference Checks

Application Process:

  • Applications must be received by the following date and time: 31 July 2018 @ 10:00 a.m.

  • Applications can be e-mailed to, faxed to 0866068402 or delivered/couriered to 45 First Avenue, Boston, Bellville, 7530

  • Indicate clearly that you are applying for this position or your application will not be considered

  • Attach your UPDATED & COMPLETE CV with your application

  • Salary will be discussed at later interview stage

  • Should you not receive any feedback in 10 working days, consider your application unsuccessful

  • QualiCV will not charge applicants for interviews or to be considered for any positions. QualiCV does provide additional charged services that could benefit the job seeker, including verifications and background screening, interview preparations, career consultations, etc. These services are not to be confused with our recruitment process, which is free of charge to the job seeker since our clients, potential employers, are charged for the recruitment service.

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