Benefits and perks of working at Sappi​

Our people are dynamic, creative and forward thinking. That's why we offer them a variety of benefits, on top of the knowledge that they are a valued member of our team.

By working with us, you'll join a team of brilliant thinkers and talented individuals who will inspire you to develop, grow and contribute. You'll also enjoy the following benefits:

  • competitive base pay
  • performance incentive scheme
  • employee share scheme
  • a medical aid subsidy
  • market leading leave benefits
  • employee wellbeing benefits
  • Sappi Provident Fund (with employee and employer contributions)
  • learning and development programmes to fast-track your career, and
  • opportunities to travel (dependent upon the role).


Some of our manufacturing and forestry business units also offer accommodation on our plantation farms. These are situated in the most beautiful parts of South Africa, and have fantastic fishing dams, picnic sites, stunning conservation areas and game camps.

So you can rest assured that on top of being a valued employee, you'll be part of a progressive business that invests in your future and encourages you to bring new ideas to the fore.

Diversity is integral to our strategy as a business, allowing people from all backgrounds to enjoy the same opportunities to develop and grow.
Our employees are key to our success, which is why we offer them plenty of opportunities to learn and grow with us.