About the Vkb Group
The Vkb Group is an establishment that has redefined the agricultural sector in the country and has shaped it to become one of the most advanced entities in the area. The group is currently based in Reitz, a long drive from the hustle and bustle of Joburg. From its humble beginnings 100 years ago, the Vkb Group has constantly adapted themselves to the various agriculture-related challenges that each generation has posed. Despite the dynamic changes, the group used this to their advantaged and diversified their portfolio and available commodities to agricultural producers and fellow stakeholders. Now dubbed as the “house of brands”, the Vkb Group is a leading pioneer within the agricultural department.
Vkb Agriculture, which was once a co-operative scheme conducted by farmers, is an organization that directly handles the technicalities within the agricultural sector. From grain marketing, finance and administration, even to mechanization, Vkb Agriculture is particularly responsible for the group’s business activities. With the rigorous tasks and duties that come with this line of work, the group is always on the look out for people who have a great business acumen and share the same vision and mission as the company. Everyone on board represents the good-willed nature of Vkb Agriculture and the Vkb Group.
About the Vkb Agriculture Branch Marketer (Commercial) Learnership 2021
Vkb Agriculture is offering a leanership to South African individuals who wish to acquire the necessary knowledge and skills as a Commercial Branch Marketer. The Vkb Agriculture Branch Marketer (Commercial) Learnership is a remarkable opportunity that gives you an in-depth look into the company’s business operations. As a learner, you will be subjected to a structured curriculum that combines both theoretical assessments and practical working sessions. Guided by a professional training provider, you will be tasked with several responsibilities that must be performed to succeed in the learnership.
Selected participants of the Vkb Agriculture Branch Marketer (Commercial) Learnership will be welcomed into a working culture that strives on achieving a healthy balance with their business activities. Despite the competitive nature of the company, the company encourages learners to push themselves as much as they can as they learn how to sell the company’s products to the intended markets. In addition, there are several tasks and duties that learners will have to do during the programme, such as:
- Stock orders
- Paypoint sales
- Providing customer services
- Stock control
- Administration duties
- Ad-hoc job related tasks.
Interested candidates are more than encouraged to give the Vkb Agriculture Branch Marketer (Commercial) Learnership a shot. Before you begin your registration, candidates must fulfill the eligibility criteria attached to this programme. Each of these items below will be used by the selection committee to assess their incoming candidates on a fair basis. To ensure a successful application, candidates are advised to meet all of these criteria. Failure to do so will cause disadvantageous consequences towards the overall result of your application.
The Vkb Agriculture Branch Marketer (Commercial) Learnership Eligibility Criteria are as follows:
- Possesses a Grade 12 or NQF 4 qualification
- Shows proven fluency in both English and Afrikaans
- Willing to work under pressure in a fast-paced industry
- Can work in synergy with other team members
- Displays impressive interpersonal abilities
- Has a basic understanding of marketing
- Knows how to provide excellent customer service
- Prepared to endure continuous training sessions.
Apply online: Vkb Agriculture Branch Marketer (Commercial) Learnership 2021.
On the application portal, please fill in the queries with your personal details. Please be kindly informed that all provided information will be subjected to further evaluation and vetting by the selection committee. Make sure the information you offer is accurate to your current conditions.
Once you have uploaded the rest of your supporting documents, such as transcripts, Identity Document, Driver’s License, Passport, and others, click on “Submit Application”.
Additionally, candidates are expected to upload your profile photo and CV (Curriculum Vitae). Your profile photo should represent you in a professional manner. Meanwhile, your CV should reflect all of your strengths, skills, and working attributes. This will give the selection committee a chance to better understand you.
Applications must be processed through the provided link above. Submissions made through other external methods, such as email or fax, will not be accepted by the selection committee.
Applications for the Vkb Agriculture Branch Marketer (Commercial) Learnership must be submitted before the closing date on 18 January 2021.
The selection committee has absolute zero tolerance for late applications. Candidates found to be making their submissions past the deadline will not be entertained by the selection committee.
Announcements will only be made to candidates who have been shortlisted for the programme. Should you not hear back from the selection committee within 30 days past the deadline, we regret to inform you that you have not been selected.
The Vkb Group reserves all rights to make an appointment or not during the recruitment process. All decisions made by the selection committee are final.