May 2016 SABMiller Plc Careers For Graduate Sales Trainee Program At Rivers

Job Opportunity: SABMiller Plc Graduate Sales Trainee Program At Rivers 

SABMiller is in the beer and soft drinks business, bringing refreshment and sociability to millions of people all over the world who enjoy our drinks. We do business in a way that improves livelihoods and helps build communities. We are passionate about brewing and have a long tradition of craftsmanship, making superb beer from high quality natural ingredients.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Sales Trainee

Location: Rivers

Job Description

  • Our Sales Traineeship Program stretches over a period of 12 months in which selected graduates will be rotated in various job functions.
  • The assignments are about real responsibility and real results, while creating an environment where they develop through practical learning and coaching from senior managers
  • At the end of the program, the trainee will be able to, among others:
    • Assess territory and plan for execution
    • Acquire sales core knowledge
    • Execute in trade by ensuring brand visibility, availability and pricing
    • Leverage sales opportunity and monitor competitor activities
    • Manage budget process and control departmental costs.

Qualifications & Competencies:

  • Candidates must possess a university degree obtained at a minimum of Second Class (Upper Division) in Management Sciences, Social Sciences or any other business-related discipline from a recognized tertiary institution
  • Have obtained either their NYSC Discharge Certificate or Exemption Certificate
  • Must have at least 2 years’ experience
  • Not older than 25 years as at December 31, 2016
  • Resident in Rivers State or environs
  • MBA, MA or M.Sc will be an added advantage.
  • Proficiency in English and local language (s)
  • Mobility to work in other areas in Nigeria when required
  • Both Male and Female can apply
  • Problem-solving (analytical)
  • Strong commercial awareness
  • Resilience and proactivity
  • Capacity to flourish in a competitive environment
  • Basic computer literacy with Microsoft Suite capacity
  • Planning and organizing
  • Achievement, entrepreneurship, team spirit and ownership

Market Related

Application closing date
Not Specified.

How to apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online