22 December 2020

Trouw Nutrition South Africa Sales Internship Opportunity 2021

Closing Date: 31 December 2020

Location: Johannesburg

Description: Trouw Nutrition South Africa is offering a one year Sales Internship to a energetic individual who can see the gap and close the deal.

This internship will be in the Sales Team and it would be required from the successful candidate to sell nutritional solutions to current and prospective clients.

The intern will report to the Sales Manager. The purpose of the internship is to provide a suitable candidate with exposure into the animal feed industry giving them opportunity to develop key skills required to contribute to the growing agricultural industry. 

Duration is 12 months, commencing February 2021.

Areas that will be addressed include:

  • Nutrition (premix formulation, feed formulation, product knowledge).
  • Customer relations and sales.
  • On farm support.
  • New innovative concept development.
  • Product flow and coordination.
  • The ideal candidate should have successfully completed a Degree in Animal Science or relevant qualification and be interested to learn various aspects in the animal feed industry.

Minimum requirements: 

  • Animal Nutrition or related Qualification.
  • Excellent Communication skills (verbal and written).
  • Strong administration and planning skills.
  • Team player.
  • Attention to detail.


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