Transnet extends an invitation to passionate individuals aspiring to launch their careers in law within a dynamic environment. The Transnet Young Professional-in-Training program is designed specifically for LLB graduates, offering invaluable hands-on experience and mentorship at South Africa’s foremost transport and logistics company.

If you possess ambition, drive, and a desire to make a significant impact, Transnet encourages you to apply for the Young Professional-in-Training (LLB) position. Embark on your journey towards a rewarding career with Transnet today!

Transnet Young Professional-in-Training (LLB) Overview:

  • Position Title: Young Professional-in-Training (LLB)
  • Operating Division: Transnet Corporate Centre
  • Employee Group: Trainee
  • Department: TA, FOLDRS & FUNC – Youth Development
  • Location: Various Locations
  • Reporting To: Specialist: Youth Development
  • Grade: GRAD_6
  • Reference: req1508
  • Closing Date: 10/07/2024

Transnet Young Professional-in-Training (LLB) Objective:

  • Position Purpose: Transnet Corporate Centre and Academy seeks dynamic, recently qualified graduates for a two-year programme aimed at providing structured learning and organizational support.
  • Program Duration: The programme spans 24 months, focusing on offering relevant workplace experience.

Transnet Young Professional-in-Training (LLB) Position Outputs:

  • Perform specific tasks within a designated work-stream or department.
  • Shadow various staff members and participate in structured learning experiences.
  • Attend meetings, workshops, and gain exposure to different functions within procurement.
  • Communicate effectively with customers to understand their needs and provide regular updates on progress.
  • Act as the primary contact point for supplier and end-user queries, ensuring timely and satisfactory resolution.
  • Assist with general administrative tasks, conduct research, and provide support as required.
  • Receive work instructions from Mentors or Specialists to structure project requirements effectively.
  • Execute project tasks efficiently both individually and as part of a team.
  • Produce clear and logical reports in MS Office Word and/or PowerPoint formats.
  • Deliver high-quality work that contributes to developing optimal project solutions for clients.


Qualifications and Experience:

  • Hold a Degree in LLB.
  • 0-1 year of relevant experience.


  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications: Word, Excel, Outlook, and PowerPoint.
  • Strong attention to detail in all tasks.
  • Ability to collaborate effectively within a team and contribute to problem-solving efforts.

Equity Statement:

  • Preference will be given to qualified applicants who belong to designated groups, in accordance with the Employment Equity Plan and Targets of the Organization/Operating Division.

Application process:

  1. Register or Log In: If you’re a new user, register by providing your email address and creating a password. If you already have an account, log in using your existing credentials.
  2. Complete Your Profile: Fill out your personal details, educational background, work experience (if any), and upload your updated CV and any required documents (e.g., LLB degree certificate).
  3. Review and Submit: Double-check all information for accuracy and completeness. Ensure you’ve included any additional requested information or responses to specific questions.
  4. Confirmation: Once submitted, you will receive a confirmation email acknowledging receipt of your application.

Transnet extends its gratitude for considering a career opportunity with us. Prospective applicants interested in the Young Professional-in-Training (LLB) position are encouraged to complete their profiles accurately and comprehensively on our careers website. Each application is pivotal in our selection process, and Transnet values the attention to detail in providing all necessary information.