Shop Assistant

Tekkie Town supplies a wide variety of premium shoe brands to our customers at competitive prices. Our vision is to become your number one value choice for branded footwear, clothing and accessories. We offer a stimulating and challenging work environment, with ample opportunities for growth and career development. As a Shop Assistant working for Tekkie Town, your main purpose of this position is to maximize the sales/turnover of the branch, control stock losses, the ability to interact and communicate with customers by offering our customers a smart choice destination for their branded footwear, apparel and accessories. Our ideal candidate must be self-motivated, positive, and passionate about performance, a resilient individual who can think laterally and who has strong analytical and


• Grade 12 / Matric • 1-2 years retail experience would be an advantage • Computer literate

Knowledge, Skills and Experience

• 1 -2 years retail experience would be an advantage • Fluent in English (Written and Verbal, any other additional language would be beneficial) • Excellent Communication skills. • A strong logical thinking and analytical ability. • Has a high energy level and is performance-driven? • Computer Literate and Numeracy skills. • Outstanding customer care skills, the ability to interact and communicate with customers. • Very good record of attendance and punctuality. • Ability to work independently, as well as be a team player

Key Responsibilities

• The ability to ensure that brand standards are implemented & maintained in line with customer expectations. • Ensure store standards are maintained. • Ensure outstanding customer care skill, the ability to interact with customers. • Keeping updated with the latest trends in terms of stock coming in (unpacking process). • Ensuring the high standards of work on the sales floor, dedication in maintaining quality standards such as housekeeping and willingness to take initiative if the job needs to be done. • You must be able to communicate your knowledge of products to customers. • Willingness to consistently apply Tekkie Town values and Tekkie Town Policies and procedures in all aspects of your work. Applicants will need to demonstrate their consistent record of determination and drive, to demonstrate their interpersonal and communication skills at all levels in the Company, and a value system that embraces Tekkie Town’s values, vision, and strategy. You are welcome to contact the Samantha Wellen to discuss your application, or to request additional information. If you are passionate about retail, and wanting to join a Company where there is ample opportunity for growth and career development, please apply. Applicants will need to be prepared to undergo evaluations / assessments and interviews if and as required. Please note: In terms of the Tekkie Town policy for appointments and promotions, preference will be given to internal applicants who meet the competencies and minimum requirements for the position. Preference will also be given to candidates who will enhance the diversity of the team and contribute to employment equity within the Company provided that the competencies and minimum requirements for the position have been met.