BKB (Atlanta Sugar) Merchandiser Learnership 2021-2022: Opportunity for Unemployed Grade 12/Matric Qualification Holders

About BKB (Atlanta Sugar)
BKB (Atlanta Sugar) is a company that helps fulfill the public’s sweet cravings by specializing in the packaging of sugar. With their main operations located is Matsapha, Swaziland, followed by their offices in Kempton Park, the company has branched out to several different areas so that their services are accessible. Since its establishment 15 years ago, BKB (Atlanta Sugar) has gone through several changes. This includes being acquired by BKB Ltd in 2012. Despite the massive shifts, BKB (Atlanta Sugar) has accustomed themselves to the industry and is prepared to face whatever challenges or obstacles that the future years may bring.

BKB (Atlanta Sugar) has worked their way up to becoming a prominent entity with a huge staff of professional sugar pre-packers. With a variety of sugar available, the company helps to create packages that will accommodate regular sugar, icing sugar, castor sugar, and other blending markets. These are then provided to partnering businesses that manufactures sugar-based products, such as syrups, yoghurt, and more. The company’s packaging material ensures that their sugar are safe and secure for both domestic and international foodservice businesses. Catering to a diverse set of clients, BKB (Atlanta Sugar) understands what it takes to design reliable packaging products.

About the BKB (Atlanta Sugar) Merchandiser Learnership 2021-2022
BKB (Atlanta Sugar) is offering a Merchandiser Learnership for young individuals who wish to develop a deeper understanding of a sugar packing company. The BKB (Atlanta Sugar) Merchandiser Learnership is an ideal opportunity for people who have yet to receive any prior working experience beforehand. During the learnership, you will work your way through the programme by undertaking its theoretical assessments followed by practical working sessions in a real-time business culture. There will be training providers to help you along the way in case you require further assistance to get on track.

The BKB (Atlanta Sugar) Merchandiser Learnership is based in several different locations, such as Joburg, Pretoria North, Pretoria West, Springs, and Rustenburg. The learnership will take place for 12 months. Selected learners are expected to fully commit to the total duration of the programme. As a learners, you will need to attend two class sessions every month, followed by on-the-job training sessions as a Merchandiser. You will be learning by working in different wholesalers and welcomed into a working culture. Learners will be given a monthly stipen throughout the programme to support their journey. Upon successful completion of the programme, you will be entitled to a National Certificate: Generic Management NQF 4.

Eligibility Criteria
Candidates interested in the BKB (Atlanta Sugar) Merchandiser Learnership are more than welcome to give the opportunity a shot. However, incoming candidates must fulfill and eligibility criteria that comes with this programme. Each of these items below will determine whether you will make a great fit for the learnership. To guarantee a successful opportunity, please meet all of these items below. Failure to do so will cause disadvantageous consequences towards the overall result of your registration.

The BKB (Atlanta Sugar) Merchandiser Learnership Eligibility Criteria are as follows:
1. Basic Requirements

  • Officially recognized as a citizen of South Africa
  • Unemployed during the time of learnership
  • Between 18-29 years old
  • Possesses a Grade 12/Matric qualification
  • Prepared to endure retail working hours (Monday-Saturday)
  • Recognized as an EE candidate
  • Be a legitimate resident in these following areas:
    • Barkley East
    • Ermelo
    • Somerset East
    • Queenstown
    • Heilbron
    • Graaff Reinet
    • Port Elizabeth
    • De Aar.

2. Working Attributes

  • Willing to work with other team members
  • Displays impressive communication abilities
  • Can organize their time in an efficient manner.

Application Instructions
Apply online: BKB (Atlanta Sugar) Merchandiser Learnership 2021-2022.

Once you have accessed the portal above, you will need to login to proceed with your application. If you do not have an account yet, please register for one. It only takes 5 minutes to get a head start on your registration.

Your account is an integral part of the registration process. It stores all of your personal details and necessary documents. Never share your account credentials, especially your password, with other people. This measure is done to prevent unwanted hacking incidents done by unknown strangers.

Candidates must provide your most updated CV (Curriculum Vitae), Matric qualifications, and a valid copy of your Identity Document. Failure to provide all these will automatically disqualify your registration.

To ensure a successful application, make sure you put in much effort in your CV. Providing a CV is a great opportunity for the selection committee to get to know you better. Indicate all of the skills, strengths, and qualifications that will put you in a good spotlight under the selection committee. Don’t forget to include your contact details as well.

All CVs that are uploaded onto the portal will be acquired as the property of BKB Ltd (and their fellow subsidiaries, including Atlanta Sugar). Should you require the assistance of a Recruitment Agency to help you with your registration, please be informed that the company does not provide agency fees should you be selected for the learnership.

Closing Date
Applications for the BKB (Atlanta Sugar) Merchandiser Learnership must be submitted before the closing date on 05 June 2021.

The selection committee has absolute zero tolerance for late applications. Candidates discovered to be making their submissions past the deadline will not be acknowledged for registrations.

Candidates who have been shortlisted will be subjected to further evaluation held by the selection committee. This will include a thorough background check and security evaluation.

BKB (Atlanta Sugar) reserves all rights to make an appointment or not during the recruitment process. All decisions made by the selection committee are final.


  1. Good day am mthokozisi madi I am 28 I am a male I have matric and qualification in transport and logistic.This Merchandiser Learnership will help me to extend my chances to be employable so I will be very delited and happy if I can get the opportunity.Thank you

  2. I’m looking for a job I really need a job I’m desperate pleases can I get this job.
    I’m hard work please I need this leadership

  3. Greating to you I would be very happy to work with your company I’m able to work alone and to work with team I’m easy and able to communicate with people I will be glad if my application will be seen.

    1. I’m willing to work with you I really need work because of my home situation not good

    2. I’m looking for a job I really need a job I’m desperate pleases can I get this job.
      I’m hard work please I need this leadership

  4. Hard working, fast learner, goal driven, competitive, get on well with people, trustworthy, honest, friendly nature, good sense of humor, assertive, firm, good work ethic, positive, high energy level, keen sense of responsibility, like reading, learning more about people and able to communicate clearly.

    1. I’m a young vibrant woman who loves challenges and who is hardworking. She’s very passionate in everything I do. I have got good communication skills. I’m a fast learner and I love working in teams

      1. I am a fast learner nd good communicating skills ,im a dedicated person who is always puntual wen conning to deadlines

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