Location: Cape Town

Truworths – one of the most successful fashion retailers in South Africa – offers a variety of exciting careers including Trainee Buyer for the fashion fundis and Trainee Fashion Merchandiser for the analytically inclined. Truworths cutting-edge Training Programme offers the ideal opportunity to kick-start graduates’ careers in the exciting fashion industry.

Responsibilities Requirements How to Apply
Trainee Fashion Analyst / Trainee Planner

Business Analysis Forecasting and Re-projections of Sales and Stock  Stock Management Strategic input on product Optimising merchandise performance

B.Com or any other numerate tertiary qualification Numerical, analytical & organisational skills Systems orientation Influence, maturity, energy and raw ambition
*Please attach all Further Education and Tertiary Education details with your application.
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Trainee Designer

Researching product trends internationally and locally and interpreting this for the SA market ● Assisting the buyers with building their ranges reflecting new and exciting but commercial colour palettes, fabrics and key looks. ● Being involved and hands on with suggestions for styling details, branding and graphics. ● Skilled at computer aided design work as well as freehand sketching on programs such as illustrator, in design etc. ● Working with a team of designers with your own specific areas of design responsibility but also as a team on adhoc design projects, seasonal presentations etc. ● The possibility to visit international Trade Fairs and the Fashion Capitals of the world to gather information on upcoming fashion trends suitable for the SA market

Good computer skills with specific experience in those mentioned above being an advantage ● Good fabric and garment construction knowledge. ● Graphic design knowledge would be of great benefit to assist the buying teams in their product development ● An ability to pick out trends and a love of fashion! Apply Online
Trainee Buyer

Creative and conceptual input ● Product design and construction ● Combine trend information with commercial awareness ● Constant product analysis ● Optimising relationships with suppliers

Creative qualification ● Preferably fashion degree/ diploma ●*Please attached all Further Education and Tertiary Education results with your application. Apply Online

 Equity Statement

Truworths is committed to Transformation and meeting the objectives of the Employment Equity Act. Meeting our employment equity goals and targets will be taken into account in our recruitment decisions.