Retail Learnership Programme at Dis-Chem

Dis-Chem has Learnership opportunities in Gauteng and KwaZulu Natal for individuals interested career in the Retail Sector. Successful applicants will contribute to Dis-Chem`s high merchandising standards, provide excellent customer service, ensure accurate receiving of goods delivered & facilitate the efficient flow of goods in the store, maintain administration & contribute to the business unit’s profitability. Successful candidates will receive a stipend.

Since 1978, Dis-Chem has been South Africa’s first choice in pharmacies with dispensaries, family clinics, comprehensive self-medication centres and so much more.


  • Define the core concepts of the wholesale and retail environment
  • Interact with customers
  • Count stock for a stocktake
  • Maintain a safe and secure wholesale and retail environment
  • Mark merchandise and maintain displays according to Dis-Chem standards
  • Process payments at a Point of Sales (POS)
  • Record transactions
  • Implement promotional activities according to business needs
  • Resolve customer queries / complaints


  • Grade 12 / Matric (with 50% or more for Mathematics/Maths Literacy)
  • Passionate about Retail and Customer Service
  • Strong command of the English language
  • Computer literate – MS Office

Advantageous (but not essential):

  • Tertiary qualification
  • Previous retail experience

How to apply

Applications close on 24 April 2017