Getting into the working world these days can be tough. Especially in the commercial and sales environment.
The company, Givaudan recognized this issue and made an effort to resolve this matter for the benefit of those wanting to work in this sector and are able to contribute their time and effort to the corporate world.
That’s why Givaudan are now looking for eager and qualified applicants to apply for its learnership program.
If you think you are the ideal person for this program, then you need to apply right away. Below is a guide we’ve provided to show you how to do that.
Currently, no deadline has been announced regarding this learnership.
However, this may not be permanent so it’s crucial that you apply as soon as possible in the case that this changes.
This learnership will be held in Johanessburg, Gauteng.
What is Givaudan
In the fields of fragrance, beauty, taste, and well-being, Givaudan is a global leader.
Givaudan seeks to promote a happier, healthier lifestyle while respecting nature in order to recognize the beauty of all people and their experiences.
Together with its consumers, the business aspires to provide gourmet experiences, perfumes inspired by crafts, and well-being and beauty solutions
The corporation had a global workforce of more than 16 800 employees in 2021, and its sales totaled CHF 6.7 billion.
Givaudan is dedicated to fostering long-term, purpose-driven growth by enhancing the well-being of everyone while also enhancing its beneficial effects on the environment.
What is This Learnership?
A learnership opportunity for the position of Sales Assistant Learner is being offered by Givaudan.
The learner will be a part of the Commercial Team, where they will be in charge of managing the client project system, keeping track of important KAM Customer Visit actions, secretarial support, backup, and administrative duties for Commercial KAMs.
Additionally, the candidates will be in charge of updating and maintaining Customer and Commercial systems as well as Customer Master Data.
Candidates will need to carry out the following duties:
Organize sales: Assist key account managers with sales administration. To suggest improved strategies for contacting important stakeholders in other organizations, do desk research initiatives.
AskMe inquiries for regulatory documents will fall within your purview. You are in charge of submitting customer questionnaires and customer raw material specifications via AskMe.
Requests for customer information and the construction of customer BRs will fall within your purview (Flavour sample requests). You will be in charge of sample shipments to customers and sample shipment notice emails.
Secretarial: You will file departmental general correspondence. For customer and product information, you will update and maintain electronic filing of documents and visit reports.
You will oversee the prompt delivery of the appropriate corporate presents to clients. You will help to guarantee that the safety system is put into place and that all laws pertaining to health and safety obligations are always followed.
You will take part in training and tasting sessions for flavors. To guarantee that any steps are initiated and carried out to completion, you will be in contact with the appropriate parties.
To perform responsibilities, you will be coordinating daily with other departments (Regulatory, Customer Care, Technical, Pricing team, and system Power-users).
Please make sure you meet ALL of the following minimum entrance requirements before submitting your application because if you don’t, your application will be rejected:
- Must be Matriculated.
- Must have earned a certification in business or marketing.
- Must have earned a degree, a BA, or a diploma (incl post grad).
- Must be an independent worker.
- Must be proactive.
- Must be familiar with computers and possess rudimentary Excel and PowerPoint abilities.
- Must possess strong communication abilities
- Good interpersonal skills are required.
- Must be extremely detail-oriented and capable of working under pressure.
How To Apply
Applications for this learnership have never been easier, all you need to do is complete the online application form which you can find here. You will also need to attach the following support documents to your application:
- An updated CV
- A cover letter
- A certified copy of your ID
- A certified copy of your Matric certificate
- A certified copy of your most recent qualifications
If you have any questions or concerns related to this learnership program, then you can contact Givaudan directly through the following channels:
Contact portal: https://www.givaudan.com/contact
Good luck with your application!