Marketing Trainee

Spar Group - Philippi, Cape Town, Western Cape

Closing date yi 21 ka January 2022

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  • SPAR Western Cape, a division of The SPAR Group Ltd., is recruiting for a Marketing Trainee. Fixed Term Contract – 2 years.
  • The purpose of this position is to purchase stock (warehouse and drop shipment – normal and promotional) within budget parameters to be in stock of the right product, at the right quantity and bought at the right place.
  • To provide administrative support to the Category Buyer and to serve as an understudy to the Category Buyer.


  • A Matric Certificate
  • Must be in the process of or have completed an equivalent of a 3-year Marketing Degree or Diploma
  • Should have previous retail FMCG experience

Skills & Competencies

  • Must have a high energy drive with lots of passion for cause
  • Must have a working knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • Should want to pursue a career in FMCG buying


  • Procurement of stock and managing stock levels
  • Maintaining Inbound and Outbound DC service levels
  • Inputting pricing onto AS400 computer system
  • Providing general administration support to the category buyer
  • Attending to any special projects that might be assigned

Additional Information

  • All applications are to be submitted through the Careers Site and Pnet.
  • Please refrain from calling the Distribution Centre (DC) or emailing applications directly.
  • If you have not had any response from us within one week of the closing date, please consider your application unsuccessful.
  • SPAR Western Cape is an equal opportunity employer.
  • All positions are placed in accordance with the Company’s Employment Equity Plan.