Publish Date: 17-04-2013
Expiry Date: 2013-04-25
JOB TITLE: INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY/SYSTEMS TRAINEE
Reference Code: SAB-ZA-09252
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Founded in 1895, the South African Breweries (Pty) Ltd (SAB) is the South African subsidiary and historical birthplace of SABMiller plc, one of the world’s largest brewers by volume with more than 200 brands and brewing interests and distribution agreements in over 60 countries across six continents.
SAB is the second largest listed company on the JSE Securities Exchange, South Africas leading producer and distributor of alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages and one of the nation’s largest manufacturing firms.
The company operates 7 breweries and 42 depots in South Africa with an annual brewing capacity of 3.1 billion litres. Its portfolio of beer brands meets the needs of a wide range of consumers and includes brands rich in heritage such as Castle Lager, Hansa Pilsener, Carling Black Label and the iconic Dutch beer brand Grolsch.
SABs soft drinks division is Amalgamated Beverage Industries (ABI), the largest producer and distributor of Coca-Cola brands in Southern Africa.
SAB employs more than 9,000 people, 75% of whom are from previously disadvantaged groups. In addition SABs operations support an estimated 48,000 jobs at SABs first round suppliers. For each job offered by SAB and its first round suppliers, 5.7 additional jobs are supported in the rest of the South African economy. In all 378,000 full time jobs in South Africa can directly or indirectly be traced back to the production of SABs products.
At SAB we strive to attract and retain the best people by providing an environment where they can all develop professionally and build a rewarding career. As a result, we have an environment rich in diversity that recognizes each individual’s uniqueness, values his or her skills and contributions, and promotes respect, personal achievement and stewardship.
Key Purpose Statement
BIS is the Business Information Systems Department at SAB. As SAB’s environment is becoming more competitive, more and more demands are placed on the IT department (BIS) to deliver on technology against key business strategies. Effective and efficient systems are required to gain such competitive edge, hence placing a stronger demand on its employees.
SAB offers a wide spectrum of Information Systems careers, including Systems & Business Analysis, Development, Project Management, Information Analysis, Service Delivery Management, Solution Architecture and Specialist Technical roles. You have the right ingredients if you are a dynamic, energetic go-getter with a BSc degree that majors in Informatics, IT and System design combined with an unquenchable desire to learn, grow and exceed your own life expectations.
The search is on for IT talent that can play a significant role in achieving our consistent growth.
The ideal candidate will have the following competencies:
• Systems development life cycle and project management
• Data modelling and programming
• Business and systems governance and strategy
• Good communication and interpersonal skills
• Innovative problem solving
• Ability to diagnose and address and understand business needs
• Work under pressure & meet deadlines
• Strong systems aptitude/affinity with technology
Behavioural Competencies/ Attributes:
• Accept a significant level of responsibility and accountability
• Proactive, self staring team player
• High energy levels
The advert has minimum requirements listed. Management reserves the right to use additional / relevant information as criteria for short-listing. The South African Breweries is an equal opportunity employer and all employment decisions will be in line with the company’s equity strategy.
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