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professional retail internship

ready to jumpstart your career?


Are you looking for an opportunity to gain work experience and learn invaluable industry skills to secure a job in the exciting world of retail? Starting in 2018, the Professional Retail Programme provides graduates with in-demand skills to succeed in the retail careers of Buying, Planning and Operations Management Development.
The innovative internship aims to assist graduates to successfully progress from tertiary education and into the working world within the sphere of retail, with the possibility for career growth and advancement if the internship is successfully completed. Designed by retailers, the dynamic course hopes to develop well-rounded merchants and traders by exposing graduates to the universal principles of retail and its value chain.
The ten month internship is delivered through a unique cloud-based learning platform and a combination of classroom, self-study and group project work along with six months of hands-on work experience in select retail environments.
If you're interested in pursuing an exciting career in retail and think you have the passion, commitment and creativity to succeed, apply by midnight November 30, 2017. The internship takes place in Durban and spaces are extremely limited.
Modules include:
Introduction to the World of Retail
The Retail Business System
Product and Pipeline
The Merchandise Cycle and Achieving Results
Trading for Merchants
Trading for Retailers

do you meet the requirements?

Applicants must be:
A South African citizen
Under 33 years of age
A Bcom, Retail Studies and Business Management graduates or final year student
Applications must include:
A letter explaining your interest in applying
Updated Curriculum Vitae showing academic and employment history
Certified copy of your ID book, Matric certificate, and academic certificates

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