03 February 2021

Tiger Brands Workplace Experience Programme 2021

Location: Sasolburg

Description: Tiger Brands  is inviting graduates to apply for the Workplace Experience Programme. 

An opportunity to work on and support projects within Tiger Brands. You will encounter many of the different areas within Tiger, e.g: Commercial, Supply Chain, Finance, HR, Corporate Affairs, Bakeries.

If you are looking for an exciting career in a multinational FMCG business, then Tiger Brands is the place for you to work and play as ignite your passion, grow our brands and grow our business. Explore the vacancies we currently have available @TigerBrands.

Objectives: 

  • Enable Tiger Brands to address the shortage of scarce and critical skills
  • Create a pool of skilled workers with formal tertiary qualifications
  • Promote the FMCG industry as an industry of choice

Provide practical and accelerated work experience programmes that expose graduates to specific Tiger Brands’ roles. 

Provide unemployed graduates with valuable work experience and skills to enhance their employability

Graduates Participating in the Graduate Workplace Experience programme must:

  • Be available to participate on the Graduate Workplace Experience programme
  • Be committed to learning and gaining work experience in the relevant field

What will you do?

You will have opportunity to be an owner every day as you:

  • Support project work
  • Problem-solve issues
  • Work with a cross-functional team to complete a Workplace Experience project as assigned by your Line Manager 
  • Attain on-the-job work experience aligned with your career aspirations
  • Perform additional responsibilities as requested to achieve business objectives.
  • You would have graduated with the relevant degree as per the job title

Favourable degrees for this programme:

  • BTech in Mechanical, Electrical, Chemical or Industrial Engineering  from an accredited Academic Institution
  • Human Resources / Industrial Psychology
  • Marketing/Strategic Communications
  • Finance related degree
  • Biochemistry
  • Food Technology
  • Biotechnology
  • Microbiology

 An academic average of 65% and above

 At application please ensure that you attach the following documents:

  •  CV
  • Matric Certificate
  • ID
  • Transcripts
Successful candidates, selected for the workplace experience programme would have a sound academic record at an accredited institution and require an in-service training period to complete their qualification.


‘Workplace Experience students’ who have successfully completed their work experience period and obtained their qualification can apply to join the Tiger Brands Management Trainee programme or for an appropriate vacant role within the group.