VACANCY VACANCY Job Title Receptionist Temporary by gyvwpsjkko


Job Title                                 Receptionist (Temporary position: 28/01/2011 – 31/05/2011)

Vacancy reference no. (obtain from HR)    VCT-GSS-002

Location                                  Johannesburg - Midrand Office

Type of Employment                        Temporary

Reports To                                Facilities Manager / Executive PA

Advert Release Date                      1 December 2010

Response Deadline                         7 January 2010

                                          Main Duties will Include
Key Objective / Outputs
                                          ● Telephone management: Operating the switchboard, scanning of incoming calls, channelling calls to
                                              relevant staff and taking and distributing messages as appropriate.
                                          ● Fax management: Managing the fax inbox and distributing as appropriate.
                                          ● Customer liaison and reception service: Receive and attend to visitors and the general public.
                                          ● Ensure that the reception area is maintained in a presentable state at all times.
                                          ● Assist with any other admin duties that will be required e.g. filling and general office admin.
                                          ● Ensure completion of paper work, sign in and security procedures.
                                          ● Coordinate incoming and outgoing mail and liaise with courier and delivery companies.
                                          ● Please note that work hours for this position will be 08:00 to 16:30, Monday to Friday.
                                          ● Duration: Start date 28 January 2011 to 31 May 2011.

                                          ● Excellent interpersonal skills and good customer relations.
                                          ● Excellent communication and telephonic skills i.e. ability to communicate clearly & effectively.
                                          ● Fully bilingual (Afrikaans and English – however proficiency in English is a pre requisite)
                                          ● Literacy and computer literacy.
                                          ● Numerical Accuracy
                                          ● Good recollection, attention to job details and the surroundings are vital.
                                          ● Good organisational skills.
                                          ● Sound knowledge of the functionality of switchboards – currently an Opticon with 5 incoming lines is
                                               being used at the premises.
                                          ● Sound knowledge of MS Word, MS Excel and Outlook.

                                          ● Punctual and good attendance (own reliable transport is essential)
                                          ● Vibrant and eloquent.
                                          ● Well spoken and have a good telephonic voice.
                                          ● Must be able to work under pressure, be proactive to solve problems faced with in line of duty.
                                          ● Well presented and neatly groomed at all times is vital.

                                          ● Senior Certificate (Matric)
                                          ● Tertiary qualification – basic secretarial or any other training course, certificate or diploma that will
                                              enable the person to perform the work satisfactory will be advantage.

                                          ● At least 1 – 2 years relevant working experience.

                                         Preference will be given to suitable internal candidates in line with company policies, as well as applicants with reception
Preference                               experience
                                         The company’s employment equity plan and targets will be considered as part of the recruitment process.
Employment Equity
                                          For more information or questions about the position you can contact Herman Engelbrecht at
Further Information             

                                          If you meet the minimum requirements as indicated above and you strive to be the best in the environment you operate
How to apply                              within, come and join our team! Follow the link below (or copy and paste it into your web browser) to complete
                                          Pragma’s online candidate screening questionnaire:

                                          For EXTERNAL candidates:

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