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Pick n Pay Learnership 2023-2024

Pick n Pay Graduate Trainee Buyer Learnership Programme 2023/2 in Cape Town and Johannesburg

The Pick n Pay Graduate Trainee Buyer learnership offers recent graduates a chance to gain valuable work experience in the retail industry.

As a Trainee Buyer, you will receive on-the-job training, develop skills in purchasing and inventory management, and have the opportunity to contribute to the growth and success of Pick n Pay.

The positions are available at Pick n Pay Corporate offices in Kenilworth, Cape Town, and Kensington, Johannesburg.

Minimum Requirements

  • BCom Degree in Marketing, Finance, Management, Maths, Stats, Economics, or related fields from a mainstream university.
  • Honors Degree (advantageous).
  • Recent graduate with no work experience required.
  • Computer literate (proficient in Excel, PowerPoint, and Word).
  • Intermediate knowledge of MS Excel (advantageous).

Responsibilities

  • Work closely with buying support teams and participate in on-the-job training.
  • Attend meetings, workshops, and team-building events.
  • Compile reports and present findings to other staff members.
  • Analyze existing systems and propose improvements.
  • Conduct research and assist the Manager or Supervisor.
  • Complete fieldwork and visit different work sites when necessary.
  • Provide administrative support for the buying process.
  • Maintain spreadsheets and reports.
  • Build relationships with suppliers.
  • Research new suppliers and make recommendations.
  • Assist with general office administration and ad hoc duties.

Skills and Competencies

  • Value-driven with a strong customer service orientation.
  • Team player who can work well under pressure.
  • Excellent communication skills (verbal and written).
  • Good organizational, coordinating, and administration skills.
  • Attention to detail and accuracy.
  • Ability to multitask and be flexible.
  • Proactive and willing to learn and grow.
  • Positive attitude and growth mindset.

Additional Information

  • Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
  • Competency-based interviews will be conducted to assess requirements.
  • Successful applicants may be required to complete psychometric assessments.
  • There may be a test or evaluation at the end of the graduate program.

If you are a recent graduate looking for an opportunity to kick-start your career in retail, don’t miss out on this chance to join Pick n Pay as a Trainee Buyer.

Apply now and take the first step towards a successful future!

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