Edcon Learnerships 2017 – 2018 South Africa

Edcon is always looking for smart, dynamic, detail orientated, savvy candidates for the Edcon learnerships program yearly. Development, customer service and growth is important to this company. This is some of the reasons they have been labeled a Choice Employer in the retail industry.

Edcon may be an unknown name to many, yet, it has been operating for over 80-years in South Africa. It is known to be one for the biggest non-food merchants with tracks throughout 1400 stores and more. The Edcon brand can be found in stores such as Edgars, CNA, Boardmans, Red Square and more. Edcon has more than 20 000 employees on a permanent basis and uses more than 25 000 casual or temporary staff on a regular basis throughout their operations.

Edcon Learnerships Available

Edcon has a wide variety of fields as they operate in the fashion and retail industry. Below is some of the fields they may have available for successful candidates.

Edcon learnerships Fields available may include the following and more:

  • Planner
  • Buyer
  • Manager
  • Finance
  • Supply Chain
  • Garment Construction
  • Textile Buyer
  • Statistics
  • Procurement
  • Retail Manager

Edcon Learnerships Requirements

To apply for Edcon learnerships, candidates have to meet all stipulations set by the company. We have made a list of the basic requirements as seen below, yet, there may be more and interested candidates must be sure to meet all stipulations.

Basic requirements for the Edcon Learnership may include the following and more:

  • Candidates must be South African citizens
  • Applicants must hold a Matric or Grade 12 certificate
  • Applicants must have a diploma or degree in the field of application
  • Candidates must be able to work well in a team and independently
  • Applicants must have a keen interest in the fashion and retail industry

Edcon Learnerships Application

Edcon learnerships online applications is not available all year round. Once their learnership program opens, candidates can download the application from their website and submit it to mdpcareers@edcon.co.za. Late applications, incomplete application and application missing documents will not be taken into consideration. Candidates must make sure they complete all fields of the application and attach certified copies of all requested documentation. Please ensure all contact detail is up to date and working.

Only candidates who make the shortlist will be contacted. This program offered by Edcon is usually for an 18-month period and candidates are not guaranteed of a permanent position. If the company does not contact you within a month or two after the application closes, the application was not successful.

Edcon Learnership Closing Date

Learnerships provided by this company usually close the beginning or the end of September every year. Interested candidates can download the application once it is made available and then apply. Be sure to get your application in on time.

For more information about Edcon and what they offer visit their Website.