Internship - Trade Marketing
Date Posted: 24-Nov-2020
Location: Greenpark, WC, South Africa
Company: Distell Limited
Distell presents exciting opportunities for candidates with potential for placement in our Trade Marketing Department, Southern Region, in GreenPark. The successful candidate will report to Regional Trade Marketing Manager.
Purpose of the Position: The intention of the internship is to provide practical work experience to students who are in their final year of study and require exposure to the work environment or have a prerequisite to have practical work experience in order to obtain a qualification. Successful interns will be expected to enter into a 12 month contract commencing February 2021 and terminating January 2022. Key Performance Areas would include, but are not limited to: • Trade Channel Management • Gathering Market / Consumer/ Competitor Intelligence • Channel, Region and Customer Analysis • Internal Stakeholder Management • Brand Performance Tracking • Trade & Consumer Promotion Management • Promotional Analysis, driving Promotional Effectiveness • Sales Force Briefing • Procuring and Managing Merchandise • 3rd party Agency Management • Budgetary & system control on SAP CRM/ Qlickview
To qualify for selection and participation in this programme, candidates must satisfy the following criteria: • Final year of obtaining tertiary qualification – degree / diploma; • Computer literacy – Word, Excel, PowerPoint • Great numeracy and commercial acumen (Advantage: Statistics & commercial students) • Sound communication and presentation skills • Effective time management • Ability to multi-task and perform under pressure • Ability to work in a team • South African citizen • Able to travel locally and attend Trade Marketing events • Successful interns will be expected to enter into a 12 month contract.
Prospective interns must submit the following: • Cover letter/ Motivational letter • A curriculum vitae • Certified academic record • Certified copy of Grade 12 • A letter from the tertiary institution • A format for evaluation, required by the tertiary institution • Certified copies of Identity Document Reference number: 17322 Closing Date: 07 December 2020