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The Foschini Group: YES Internships 2024 / 2025 Apply online

The YES Internship at The Foschini Group is a dynamic and immersive program designed to provide young talents with hands-on experience in the retail industry. The internship is part of the Youth Employment Service (YES) initiative, aimed at empowering South African youth by offering valuable work experience and skills development opportunities.

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  • Departmental Support: Collaborate with experienced professionals in various departments, contributing to daily operations and gaining exposure to different aspects of the retail business.
  • Project Participation: Engage in meaningful projects that align with your academic background and career interests, allowing you to apply theoretical knowledge to practical scenarios.
  • Learning and Development: Participate in training sessions, workshops, and mentorship programs to enhance your skills and knowledge in areas such as retail management, customer service, merchandising, and more.
  • Cross-Functional Collaboration: Work closely with diverse teams to understand the interconnectedness of different business functions, fostering a holistic understanding of retail operations.
  • Innovation and Problem Solving: Contribute fresh perspectives and creative ideas to address real-world challenges faced by the retail industry, actively participating in problem-solving initiatives.
  • Networking Opportunities: Build a professional network within TFG, interacting with experienced professionals, mentors, and fellow interns, creating valuable connections for future career opportunities.
  • Currently enrolled in or recently completed a relevant degree or diploma.
  • Passionate about the retail industry and eager to learn.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively in a team environment.
  • Proactive, adaptable, and open to new challenges.
Job Benefits
  • Competitive stipend.
  • Exposure to a leading retail environment.
  • Learning and development opportunities.
  • Networking with industry professionals.
  • Potential for career growth within The Foschini Group.
  1. Prepare Your Application Documents:
    • Resume: Clearly outline your educational background, relevant skills, and any work or volunteer experience.
    • Cover Letter: Introduce yourself, express your interest in the YES Internship, and highlight how your skills and aspirations align with the objectives of The Foschini Group.
    • Academic Transcripts: If applicable, provide copies of your academic transcripts.
  2. Compose an Email:
    • Address the email to the specified application email address, which is typically provided in the job description.
    • Use a clear and concise subject line, such as "YES Internship Application - [Your Name]."
  3. Attach Application Documents:
    • Attach your resume, cover letter, and academic transcripts (if applicable) to the email. Ensure that the file names are clear and organized.
  4. Write a Brief Email Message:
    • In the body of the email, briefly introduce yourself and express your enthusiasm for the internship opportunity.
    • Mention the position you are applying for and briefly outline why you are a suitable candidate.
  5. Double-Check for Accuracy:
    • Review your email and attached documents to ensure there are no errors or omissions.
  6. Send Your Application:
    • Click the "Send" button to submit your application to the specified email address.
  7. Confirmation:
    • After sending your application, you may receive an automated confirmation of receipt. If not, consider following up after a reasonable period to confirm that your application was received.
Employment Type
Duration of employment
3 Months
Job Location
Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa, Cape Town, Western Cape, 8000, South Africa
Working Hours
Date posted
April 22, 2024
Valid through
January 23, 2028
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