Recruitment Scams and Fraudulent Activity

Notice Regarding Recruitment Scams & Fruadulent Activity 

At Danone Southern Africa, we want to ensure the safety of our people, clients, partners, communities, and that of potential candidates like you. Therefore, we would like to raise your awareness on a situation where ill-intentioned individuals use telephone or on-line schemes to obtain money or personal information. These schemes can include recruitment scams such as, but not limited to; job postings offering roles, interview invitations, or asking for payments to cover a range of expenses and administration costs.


Please be advised that Danone Southern Africa, we only accept job applications through our career websites, accessible  at OR visit our LinkedIn page for available vacancies


We will contact you only after you have applied for a role with Danone Southern Africa, or if a member of our Human Resources team contacts you proactively to discuss a career opportunity. We will then reach you using one or more of the following ways:


• Phone call from a member of the Danone Southern Africa Human Resources team; and/or

• E-mail from a member of the Danone Southern Africa Human Resources team, or a message through LinkedIn.


Please note that a member of the Danone Southern Africa Human Resources team will never ask you to provide personal information other than your name, CV and/or letter of recommendation. Moreover, Danone Southern Africa does not charge any fees to submit a job application, nor do we ask for any payment to obtain a work permit if we make you an offer. Finally, we do not make any job offers without first meeting the candidates (over the phone, virtually or in person).


If you come across suspicious job advertisements, or receive doubtful communications that reference Danone, please contact our Danone Ethics Line.


We encourage you to practice vigilance, trust your intuition and ask the right questions.


Thank you for considering Danone in your career plans, and please stay vigilant and stay safe.