Sales Assistant- Baby City (Sandton) Jobs at Dis-Chem Pharmacies in Sandton, Gauteng

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Dis-Chem Pharmacies company opens jobs for Sales Assistant- Baby City (Sandton) positions in the Gauteng region. The type of work we provide is Full-time.

The criteria for the employees we need are having Sales and Business Development skills with Entry level experience, as well as employees who are honest, disciplined and responsible.

The estimated salary offered by this company is quite competitive around R 6 000 - R 10 000 (per month). However, the salary can go up or down depending on the company that decides it.

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Job Information

Company:Dis-Chem Pharmacies
Position:Sales Assistant- Baby City (Sandton)
Region:Gauteng, Sandton - Gauteng
Job Function:Sales and Business Development
Seniority Level:Entry level
Salary:ZAR 6.000 - ZAR 10.000 per Month
Employment Type:Full-time

Job Description

Dis-Chem Baby City requires Sales Assistants for their Store in Sandton. Main purpose of the role would be to provide overall assistance to customers through excellent customer service. The roles will include maintaining stock levels, processing of payments at Point of Sales and upholding high merchandising standards.
Minimum Requirements…

  • Grade 12 / Matric
  • Up to 6 months’ retail experience


  • Certification in Retail Business Management
  • 1 Year work experience within Retail

Role And Responsibilities

  • Report low stock levels, items that are out of stock, damaged stock and expired stock to management
  • Assist with the counting of stock files and general stocktaking.
  • Assist with the loading and off-loading of stock when needed.
  • Identify and report damaged and expired stock immediately to management.
  • Ensure boxes are flattened after unpacking stock and taken to the designated area.
  • Ensure that full ranges of products are always on the shelves and neatly presented.
  • Maintain the stock on the shelves to ensure it has not reached its sell by date.
  • Restock merchandise when needed to ensure maximum sales.
  • Ensure merchandise displays, labels and pricing are always correct and report all price discrepancies to management.
  • Keep up to date with new product knowledge to effectively assist customers.
  • Ensure all merchandise is handled carefully to prevent any losses.
  • Build stable displays timeously for promotions to take place.
  • Ensure that monthly promotions are implemented effectively to maximise sales.
  • Ensure that relevant posters and signage should be put up in time for promotions to take place.
  • Ensure promotional tickets, price tickets, posters etc. are placed in the expected time frame.
  • Ensure that promotional stock is taken down immediately after the end of promotions.
  • Ensure accurate cash flow and follow correct cash handling procedures
  • Transact all purchases – receive, verify and processes all payments such as cash, cards, vouchers, coupons and any other acceptable payments.
  • Ensure all out going stock/ items/ scripts are scanned and paid for.
  • Process all loyalty cards including those of accelerated partners.
  • Establish a professional relationship with customers and provide friendly, helpful, courteous assistance and advice to all customers.
  • Report customer compliments and complaints to management.
  • Attend to all customer stock queries and ensure that they dealt with and resolved.


  • Strong command of the English language
  • Knowledge of retail operations and administration
  • Problem solving
  • Trustworthy and honest
  • Time management
  • Customer service
  • Takes ownership and accountability
  • Basic computer skills (word, excel and outlook, numerical skills

Special Conditions Of Employment

  • Willing and able to work retail hours
  • South African citizen
  • Clear credit and criminal records

Remuneration And Benefits

  • Market related salary

Dis-Chem Baby City is an equal opportunity employer. Dis-Chem Baby City’s approved Employment Equity Plan and Targets will be considered as part of the recruitment process aligned to Dis-Chem Baby City’s Employment Equity & Transformation Strategy. Dis-Chem Baby City’s actively supports the recruitment of People with Disabilities.


  • gain experience
  • taught first
  • Get bonus if overtime

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Company Information

Dis-Chem Pharmacies

Industry: Retail

Dis-Chem Pharmacies is a leading pharmacy, health and beauty retailer in South Africa. Founded in 1978, the company now operates more than 80 stores throughout the country. Dis-Chem offers a wide selection of pharmaceutical, wellness, beauty and health products, as well as services such as home health care, travel vaccinations and advice on healthy living. Through its online store, customers can also access a range of health supplements and natural health products as well as online medical care services such as tele-consultations with qualified healthcare professionals. Dis-Chem is committed to providing quality health and wellness products and services to its customers.

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