Security Official | GSMD – Security Operations

Security Official | GSMD – Security Operations

Job Title:  Security Official
Location:  Cape Town, ZA
Organization Name:  GSMD – Security Operations: Cape Town Cash Centre
Department Description: Group Security Management Department

Brief Description:
The main purpose of this position is to protect and safeguard the personnel, facilities, and assets of the South African Reserve Bank (SARB), Cape Town Cash Centre.
Detailed Description

The successful candidate will be responsible for the following key performance areas:

  • Conduct access and egress control in the areas of operation.
  • Conduct guarding, patrolling, and escorting duties to safeguard the facility against illegal and/or unauthorized activity.
  • Identify, respond to, and report all security and emergency threats, signals, and situations under all conditions.
  • Monitor, maintain, and ensure the optimal utilization of all security systems, equipment, and signals.
  • Perform evacuations and emergency drills during emergencies.
  • Perform administrative duties such as report-writing and completing electronic occurrence books and pocketbooks.
  • Proactively broaden knowledge of the functional areas, displaying a willingness to make improvements (including methods and practices).
Job Requirements

To be considered for this position, candidates must have:

  • a Grade 12 certificate or an NQF 4 qualification;
  • a Private Security Industry Regulatory Authority (PSIRA) Grade C qualification;
  • a competency certificate in the handling of firearms (i.e. a 9 mm pistol, a semi-automatic rifle, and a shotgun);
  • a minimum of two to five years of working experience in a secure environment;
  • sound knowledge and understanding of applicable legislation, including, but not limited to, the National Key Points (NKP) Act 102 of 1980 and Regulations, the Firearms Control Act 60 of 2000, the Criminal Procedure Act 51 of 1977, as well as all the policies, procedures and operating instructions of the SARB relating to the use of firearms;
  • a level of medical, psychological, and physical fitness commensurate with the inherent requirements of the position;
  • professionalism, discipline, and the physical fitness to work long hours;
  • and the availability to work shifts (including weekends) and perform duties as required by operational circumstances.
Additional requirements include:
  • following instructions and procedures;
  • adapting and responding to change;
  • writing and reporting;
  • deciding and initiating action;
  • adhering to principles and values;
  • applying expertise and technology; and
  • coping with pressures and setbacks.
The following would be an added advantage:
  • completed NKP training;
  • completed PSIRA training; and/or
  • exposure to physical and tactical security training.
How To Apply

Department Manager: Toys | Takealot

takealot.com, a leading South African online retailer, is looking for a highly talented Department Manager (Toys) to join our team in Cape Town.

We’re a young, dynamic, hyper-growth company looking for smart, creative, hard-working people with integrity to join us.  We offer a market-related, Total Remuneration Package which allows full flexibility according to your needs, a great work environment, and a promise that you won’t be bored as long as you are prepared for a challenge and want to build something great!

The position reports to the Division Manager.

Your responsibilities will include:
  • Develop a comprehensive strategy/plan to drive growth across the department in sales, brands, suppliers, and new product listings
  • Plan to develop and drive growth across the department in sales, brands, suppliers, and new product listings
  • Drive innovation by sourcing and prioritizing new brands and suppliers according to this growth plan and in line with market trends and consumer demand
  • Deliver against key financial and service level performance indicators within the department (sales, margin, listings availability, stock cover, etc.)
  • Manage and develop supplier relationships, negotiate good prices, improve trading terms and manage suppliers according to strict SLAs
  • Develop a promotional program, source great deals, and manage site merchandising for the department
  • Support the operations team in delivering a world-class customer experience – monitor department returns, support the customer service team on product queries, and resolving any customer complaints
  • Manage stock and availability (including replenishment orders, stock cover)
  • Deliver on the customer experience within the department (ensuring products are delivered on time, supplier terms are aligned, product quality is managed, etc.)
Attributes required:
  • Solutions-oriented, can-do attitude; self-motivated
  • Strong analytical and critical thinking, ability to use data to inform decisions, identify the root cause and resolve problem
  • Strong product and buying planning skills
  • Ability to manage priorities according to clear prioritization and structured planning
  • Ability to build lasting supplier relationships and manage according to SLAs (existing industry networks a plus)
  • Comfortable with change and excellent team player
  • Passionate about the industry and the potential of e-commerce
  • Understanding of the key business drivers within the online retail
  • Entrepreneurial/commercial mindset
Qualifications and experience:
  • Bachelor’s degree (Business Science or Commerce degree preferable)
  • 5 years related retail / commerce / e-commerce experience
  • Strong commercial acumen
  • Existing industry networks are a significant plus
  • Proven track record of negotiation skills and strong relationship management
The Environment:
  • takealot.com employees are entrepreneurial and dynamic, smart, customer-centric, fun, and have the shared ambition of takealot.com being the leading e-commerce company in Africa.
  • We have fun, work hard, take ownership, work in teams to create solutions, and are always open to direct feedback/new ideas on where we can improve.
  • We are short on ego and high on output.
  • We are doers and not only thinkers, it’s all in the execution after all.
  • We love what we do and what we are creating.
We seek to Employ an Extra Ordinary Mind who:
  • is forthright but respectful
  • is an expert at doing, who can not only design but also execute
  • is analytical, able to use data to make decisions
  • is competitive, self-directed, and strive to be the BEST (GREAT requires a lot of work and does not only happen during business hours
  • is passionate about the potential of e-commerce and delivering a world-class customer experience
  • is entrepreneurialthrives under change and accepts it is a constant, and always looks for solutions to do something better and faster
  • is able to think about problems from a business perspective using technical and product input
  • is curious and challenge the status quo
  • is innovative and enjoys iteration
  • is collaborative
  • will be at the cutting edge of developing new concepts for takealot.com.
  • thinks like an owner of the business.
  • is SMART, has INTEGRITY, and is HARDWORKING

If you meet the above you are an Extraordinary Mind so come and join us!

Takealot is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Applicants from the previously disadvantaged groups and people with disabilities will be given preference

Apply Here

Trainee IT Specialist | TFG

Trainee IT Specialist

Job ID: 9130
Position Type: Full-Time
Job Function: Graduates / Trainees
Workplace Type: Head Office
Division: TFG Human Resources
Province: Western Cape
Location: Cape Town North
Suburb: Parow

Position Description:

TFG is on the hunt for TRAINEE IT SPECIALISTS to join our crew #squadgoals

The TFG Grad Programme is designed to help you make a smooth transition into the world of work #dreamjob

Are you a social butterfly, networker, mover & shaker? If yes, then this is the Graduate Trainee Program for you!

You will engage with various individuals and teams in the business who will share their experience, knowledge, passion, and purpose, to help you successfully complete the structured training program

TFG is looking for dynamic individuals to join various teams within our IT Division.

To apply you need to have:
  • A minimum 3-year relevant degree or diploma in Computer Science or Industry related qualification
  • Classified as a youth in South Africa
  • Problem Solving and troubleshooting abilities
  • Understanding of Code
  • Analysis ability
  • Critical thinking ability
  • Passion for technology
Competencies we are looking for:
  • Presenting and Communicating
  • Persuading and Influencing
  • Working with people
  • Adapting and responding to change
  • Driving and Persevering
  • Entrepreneurial and Commercial Thinking
  • Following Instructions and Procedures

 

PLEASE NOTE:

Applications with no academic results will not be considered Preference will be given, but not limited to, candidates from designated groups in terms of the Employment Equity Act.

Apply here

Senior Store Manager – Foschini – Canal Walk

 

Senior Store Manager – Foschini – Canal Walk

 

Job Details
Job ID: 9124
Position Type: Full-Time
Job Function: Store Management & Field
Workplace Type: Stores
Division: Foschini
Province: Western Cape
Location: Cape Town West
Suburb: Century City (Milnerton)

Position Description:

FOSCHINI offers a DYNAMIC and FUN working environment, with outstanding CAREER OPPORTUNITIES…If you have a Friendly, Real, Expressive & Passionate personality then we may have the career you’ve been waiting for!

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Senior Store Manager to take on the responsibility of the Foschini Canal Walk. This store is in need of an achievement-orientated person with excellent customer service and people management skills. The position requires retail experience, a flair for visual merchandising, and a good head for figures and administration.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Driving turnover to ensure achievement of targets Controlling expenses
  • Managing stock losses to ensure shrinkage is in line with the company standard
  • People management, including, recruitment, development, and training of staff, employee relations, performance management
  • Executing in-store merchandise strategy and standards
  • Ensure customer satisfaction by executing our customer service strategy and fulfilling the demands of our customers
REQUIREMENTS:
  • Minimum 3 years retail experience as a senior store manager
  • Figure and admin orientated
  • Organized and thorough
  • An excellent leader and business manager
  • Profit and turn overdriven
  • Honesty in dealing with cash or finances
  • Able to manage risk within the store
  • At least two years experience at a management level
  • Excellent customer service orientation
  • Have the ability to learn quickly
  • A relevant business qualification would be advantageous
  • Preference will be given, but not limited to, candidates from designated
  • groups in terms of the Employment Equity Act.

APPLY

 

Delivery Assistant x6 – Worcester

Delivery Assistant x6 – Worcester

 
Location: Worcester, South Africa
Auto req ID: 248329BR

 

Job Description

 

Logistics Distribution and Supply Chain

Qualifications/Requirements
  • Minimum: NQF 4 or Grade 12 or similar relevant qualification
  • Valid Code 10 license older than 2 years with a PDP(For the Driver Salesman)

 

 

“PepsiCo is an Equal Opportunity Employer in line with the Employment Equity Act”

Job Type: Full-Time

 

 

 

APPLY HERE

Sales Admin Controller | Spar – Tygervalley

Sales Admin Controller I (Spar) – Tygervalley

 

Job Description

  • Sales administration
  • Sales administration for key accounts; including deals, price claims & rebates
  • Compiled sales reports
  • Promotions tracking / B2B tracking
  • Calculated and maintained incentive schemes

Qualifications/Requirements

  • 4 years experience in a Sales Admin environment
  • National Diploma and/or Certificate in Sales / Finance

 
“PepsiCo is an Equal Opportunity Employer in line with the Employment Equity Act”

 

Job Type: Full-Time

 

APPLY

Sales Admin Controller – Shoprite

Sales Admin Controller – Shoprite

Location: Cape Town, South Africa

Categories: Administrative Support

Req ID: 236371BR

Job Description

  • Handles effective sales administration, sales reports for a division.
  • Maintain and calculates incentives for sales personnel.
  • Liaise with regional sales departments.
  • Ensure effective key accounts administration e.g. deals, pricing claims, rebates, Customer reviews, presentation decks, etc.
  • Reports to a Unit HOD.

Qualifications/Requirements

  • 4 years experience in a Sales Admin environment
  • National Diploma and/or Certificate in Sales / Finance

“PepsiCo is an Equal Opportunity Employer in line with the Employment Equity Act” Job Type: Regular

APPLY

Customer Support Specialist – Kindle Direct Publishing (DE)

Customer Support Specialist – Kindle Direct Publishing (DE)

 

Job ID: 1316667 | Amazon Dev Centre South Africa

DESCRIPTION

 

Customer Support Specialist – Kindle Direct Publishing
Overview:

Amazon’s Kindle Direct Publishing (KDP) is a self-service publishing framework for publishing e-books to the Amazon Kindle store. The KDP Support Specialist will be the front-line interface between Amazon and vendors/content publishers who use the KDP tool to upload content they want to put up for sale on the Kindle store. The KDP Support Specialist will serve as the primary support interface for vendors using the KDP system and ensure all their concerns are duly attended to such that the system works smoothly. Opportunities await strong candidates looking for a fast-growing, dynamic, challenging, innovative, and fun work environment. This is a unique opportunity to be a part of a revolutionary product that will change the way people.

 

Responsibilities:
· Process and Respond to emails received from publishers in English and German
· Respond to queries sent to the KDP forums
· Investigate payment concerns brought up by customers
· Route legitimate payment concerns to Accounts Payable
· Reprocess stuck books through the system
· Route issues and bugs that need engineering expertise to the development teams
· Remove content as they are identified by the QA team
· Notify vendors that their content has been removed
· Maintain and improve a knowledge base with unique vendor requests and their solutions
· Work on developing canned responses for common questions
· Work with the operations manager in documenting process flows

 

Requirements:
· Must be fluent in German and English in written and verbal communication
· Must be eligible to currently live and work in SA
· Additional computer skills certifications in web technologies are preferable.
· Demonstrated experience of at least 1-5 years in a front line external (customer or supplier) facing role requiring email, voice or message board type of interactions with customers/external parties
· Experience in a technical support process, especially for web-enabled software products or services is highly preferred
· Excellent verbal communication skills required. Must be able to interact with an external party like customers and suppliers comfortably
· Excellent written communication skills. Should be able to understand a complex problem and draft a concise email response
· Basic familiarity with web technologies and HTML is highly desirable
· Strong analytical skills required. Must be able to understand problems that vendors are facing, categorize, document, and decide on a course of action on when and to whom to escalate
· Detail-oriented and process-focused. Must be able to follow the process and document interactions as per requirements in a clear and concise manner
Prior experience in process improvement initiatives or six sigma type of projects is preferred but not required

 

 

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

· Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
· Demonstrated experience of 1-5 years in a front line external (customer or supplier) facing role requiring email, voice, or message board type of interactions with customers/external parties
· Fluent in German and English

 

 

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

Requirements:
· Graduate degree in any field. Additional computer skills certifications in web technologies are preferable.
· Experience in a technical support process, especially for web-enabled software products or services is highly preferred
· Excellent verbal communication skills required. Must be able to interact with an external party like customers and suppliers comfortably
· Excellent written communication skills. Should be able to understand a complex problem and draft a concise email response
· Basic familiarity with web technologies and Html is highly desirable
· Strong analytical skills required. Must be able to understand problems that vendors are facing, categorize, document, and decide on a course of action on when and to whom to escalate
· Detail-oriented and process-focused. Must be able to follow the process and document interactions as per requirements in a clear and concise manner
· Prior experience in process improvement initiatives or six sigma type of projects is preferred but not required

APPLY HERE

Senior Surveillance and Access Control Engineer

Senior Surveillance and Access Control Engineer 

Nashua Cape Town has a vacancy for a Senior Surveillance and Access Control Engineer ( CCTV, Access Control & IT experience) reporting to General Manager– Technical.

 

THE PURPOSE:

Install, support, maintain, repair, and manage ICT hardware, software, and peripheral equipment. – Liaise and work with third-party companies and suppliers when required to provide ICT support to customers.

 

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:

  • Grade 12 / N3 / NQF 4
  • PSIRA Certification will be advantageous
  • IT Experience is compulsory
  • Sound knowledge/experience and certification on CCTV and Access Control
  • Specific knowledge & experience with Hikvison & ZKteco products and Hikvision surveillance system
  • Relevant experience in a similar position advantageous
  • Valid Driver’s license and own vehicle
  • Clean disciplinary, criminal, and credit record

 

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Installation, Commissioning, and Maintenance of ICT related products
  • Attention to detail on all aspects of relevant responsibilities
  • Adhering to the agreement between the client and the company
  • Feedback to Management
  • Problem Solving / Project Management
  • Regular communication and development of a good relationship with the client
  • Available to be on standby if and when required

This description is a general statement of required major duties and responsibilities performed on a regular and continuous basis. It does not exclude other duties as assigned.


If you are interested in this vacancy, please indicate which position you are applying for. Should you not hear from us 2 weeks after submitting your CV, please take it that your application has not been successful.

APPLY HERE

Seasonal work from home Customer Service Associate | Amazon (South Africa)

2021 Seasonal work from home

Customer Service Associate

Job ID: 210057061 | Amazon Development Centre (South Africa) (Proprietary) Limited

DESCRIPTION

 

Seasonal Work from Home Customer Service Associate
Please note that this is a Work From Home / Virtual Customer Service (VCS) position and you may reside anywhere in South Africa as long as you have a Fibre internet line at home

What We Are looking for:
Amazon is seeking customer-focused, values driven, passionate, articulate, detail-oriented and disciplined applicants with a desire to contribute to world-class customer service in a Virtual (Work from Home) environment on a seasonal basis (40 hours per week as per scheduled shifts).  Amazon Customer Service Associates are a critical part of our mission to deliver timely, accurate, and professional customer service to all Amazon customers.
The Role at a glance:
This vital position requires a self-disciplined, self-motivated and action-oriented, flexible problem-solver who will assist amazon.com or amazon.co.uk retail customers (mostly from the USA or Europe) in resolving all customer-facing queries and problems such as account and billing queries and tracking their retail orders.  Associates will be required to communicate with customers via phone, email and chat so a suitable home office with uninterrupted internet connectivity and quiet work area is required. Associates will utilize a variety of software tools to navigate customer accounts, research and review policies, and communicate effective solutions in a fun and fast-paced environment
Type of Role: Seasonal/Contract
We operate in a 24/7 environment supporting the North America and UK markets. Most of our shifts are overnight and the shift assigned to you will likely require that you work over weekends and public holidays
An example of a typical shift is Tuesday to Saturday, 8 pm to 5 am. For this reason, the roles are not open to students as we cannot guarantee the ability to provide you with specific days or times off to attend lectures and write exams.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

 

 

Things that Should be in Your Background:

  • Completed NQF Level 4 or a Matric qualification or higher. Higher qualification would be advantageous
  • Minimum 12-month service industry experience
  • Intermediate Computer knowledge (speed, accuracy and navigation)
  • South African Citizen/Permanent Resident
  • An existing and dedicated uncapped Fiber line 10Mbs Upload and 5Mbps Download.
*Note: ADSL, LTE lines and Wi-Fi connections are not eligible for this role.  A detailed proof of connectivity will be required i.e. internet account must be in your name and at your home address and confirm your line is Fibre and the internet speed is at least 10Mb download

  • Strong communication skills with the ability to relate to people at all levels (written and verbal)
  • A Home office environment that must be free from background noise where you can connect the equipment directly to the router/modem via Ethernet cable. It must also be in a separate private area where family members and friends don’t interrupt you
  • Ability to work shifts, including overnight and on weekends
  • Ability to navigate the Internet, email, and chat to customers via web chat tools
  • Intermediate Computer Knowledge
  • Ability to cope well in a high-pressure environment while maintaining high-quality outputs
  • Passionate for Delivering Quality Customer Service
  • Enthusiasm and the ability to thrive in an atmosphere of constant change
  • Focused on achieving and exceeding defined goals and objectives

Additional Attributes that will assist in the role:

  • Customer Focused
  • Communication skills
  •     Problem-Solving skills
  •     Passionate about the customer
  •     Resilience
  •     Results Driven
  •     Self-starter
  •     Displays Trust and Integrity
  •     Excellent time management skills
  •     Empathy
  •     Self-Motivated
  •     Adaptable to change
  •     Appetite to learn
  •     Creativity
  •     Ability to deal with pressure
  •     Team Player

A little about us:
Our mission is to be Earth’s most customer-centric company. Amazon is guided by four principles: customer obsession rather than competitor focus, passion for invention, commitment to operational excellence, and long-term thinking.
Although our business has evolved over the years, one constant is customers’ desire for lower prices, better selection, and convenient services. Today, Amazon shoppers can find what they’re looking for online and in person. From delivering fresh produce to their doorstep, to creating and distributing movies, music, and more, we are always finding new ways to delight our customers.

Other Considerations:
Amazon is an equal opportunities employer, and we value your passion to discover, invent, simplify and build. We welcome applications from all members of society irrespective of age, sex, disability, sexual orientation, race, religion or belief. Amazon is strongly committed to diversity within its community and especially welcomes applications from South African citizens who are members of designated groups who may contribute to Employment Equity within the workplace and the further diversification of ideas. In this regard, the relevant laws and principles associated with Employment Equity will be considered when appointing potential candidates. We are required by law to verify your ability to work lawfully in South Africa. Amazon requires that you submit a copy of either your identity document or your passport and any applicable work permit if you are a foreign national, along with an updated curriculum vitae
All applications will be subject to assessments and interviews, which must be completed by the applicant. All offers are subject to completion of a successful background, police clearance, and reference checks.
Please note: As part of your application you will be required to complete various assessments. These assessments can take up to 3 hours and are timed, so please start these assessments when you are ready and in an environment where you are able to focus on completing the assessment. Assessment is not compatible with a mobile device and is required to be completed on a laptop or desktop computer.
APPLY HERE