Danone Southern Africa is a global company that is responsible for the world’s leading dairy products. Ever since their establishment 17 years ago, the massive enterprise aims to introduce foods that is not just delicious on our taste buds, but also provides the necessary nutritional values for our bodies. Danone has a long list of brands under their ever-expanding portfolio, which includes Ultra Mel, Inkomazi, NutriDay, Yogi Sip, and Activia. These brands revolve around the company’s three pillars, which are specialized nutrition, plant-based products, and waters. So whatever products Danone plans to create, it is guaranteed to promote a healthier way of eating.
Danone’s mission to providing beneficial food solutions cannot be possible without their professional nutrition experts. All employees share the same principle that emphasizes on the need for better health and better quality food. In South Africa alone, food solutions is a crucial matter. In order for the nation’s citizens to grow well, Danone is always looking out for potential new working members who have the heart and soul to achieve their vision and missions.
About Danone Graduate Programmes 2021-2022
Danone is currently searching for fresh new graduates who are keen on learning about the working environment and the massive company industry of the company. The Danone Graduate Programmes is an opportunity conducted in Boksburg, Bryanston, and Joburg. The establishment is inviting young South African individuals who would like to allocate a huge portion of their time in assisting with the company’s missions. By participating in the graduate programme, individuals are given the chance to prove their potential and play a huge role in Danone’s massive well-recognized business performance.
The Danone Graduate Programme Requirements are available for graduates from these following study courses:
- Information Systems/Information Technology/Computer Science
- Human Resources
- Supply Chain
- Food Technology
- Research & Innovation
The Danone Graduate Programme will take place for only one (1) year. During the time period, participants will be tasked in certain departments and receive an array or projects to perform. Through these important responsibilities, not only are you required to perform your best, but you will need to learn new working knowledge from these assignments.
During certain moments, participants may even be asked to shift to other roles to better understand the depth of the department and company. There will be a list of KPIs that will help participants visualize what needs to be achieved during their time in the graduate programme. Along the way, the committee will provide all the necessary guidance, and constant assessments to better improve your working performance.
Danone Graduate Programme Requirements
Before you can apply for the Danone Graduate Programme, candidates must jot down the eligibility criteria that comes with the opportunity. All of these items must be met in order to be considered qualified enough in the committee’s eyes. The more criteria you fulfill, the higher your chances of success. Failure to meet everything below might put you in a weaker spotlight under the selection committee.
The Danone Graduate Programme Requirements are:
A. Basic Qualifications
- Owns an accredited Bachelor’s or Honours Degree in one of the aforementioned study courses (3-4 years)
- Only has 0-2 years of prior working experience
- Has a strong understanding in Computer Literacy and relevant Microsoft Office software (Word, Outlook, Powerpoint, Excel).
B. Working Attributes
- Has the drive to succeed
- Willing to learn new working knowledge in different company departments
- Organizes their workload in a timely manner
- Has a keen eye for the small details
- Unafraid to be practical with their work ethic
- Can achieve deadlines under pressure
- Displays effective communication and interpersonal capabilities
- Can solve problems through an analytical method
- Good with numbers
- Easily aware of their own surroundings
- Showcases impressive leadership qualities
- Loyal to their work and team
- Strives hard to achieve set targets
- Has a result-oriented mindset.
How to Apply Danone Graduate Programme 2021-2022
Think you’re suitable enough for the Danone Graduate Progarmme? Now’s the time to begin your registration. First off, access the Official Danone Jobs Portal to take a look a the available programmes. To obtain relevant opportunities around the area, don’t forget to put “South Africa” in the Location Bar. If the Danone Graduate Programme is currently accepting applications, you can directly apply on the website. However, if it’s not open right now, no need to worry. Visit the website any time in the future to check for new openings. Be sure to come regularly so that you don’t miss out!
Announcements will only be made to candidates who are shortlisted for the programme. Should you not hear back from the committee within 3 weeks past the closing deadline, we are sorry to inform you that your application has not been successful.
Danone Contact Details
Danone Southern Africa
Private Bag X 30
200 Constantia Drive
Phone: +27 87 350 2032
Facsimile: +27 11 471 1504
E-mail: [email protected]
Reference: Danone; Author: Larxsati; Editor: Melisa; Image: danone.co.za.