SA Fashion Week Career Opportunities
SAFW is looking for an Internal Project Management Assistant.2017-02-01 18:39:18
JOB DESCRIPTION: INTERNAL PROJECT MANAGEMENT ASSISTANT

The Internal Project Management Assistant is an entry level position working under the Internal Project Manager on the development of project proposals, executing timelines and schedules, liaising with all suppliers, clients and our internal team securing the delivery of every project on time, within budget and scope.

 

REQUIREMENTS: ASSISTING THE INTERNAL PROJECT MANAGER AS FOLLOWS:
•     Act as a point of contact for the various internal and external stakeholders.
•     Track and control various team work tasks, taking ownership for all the responsibilities and ensuring effective and efficient coordination of various events.
•     Facilitate and scheduling of conference calls and meetings.
•     Development and coordination of all post event reports.
•     Managing portfolios of work ranging from small to medium project roll-outs.
•     Draft and communicate meeting minutes when required.
•     Coordinate internal resources and third parties/vendors.
•     Manage and maintain client relationships.

 

KEY ABILITIES REQUIRED
•     Effective communicator – telephonically and by e-mail.
•     Self-starter who is proactive and adaptable.
•     Excellent planning, co-ordination and problem solving skills.
•     Must be able to work in isolation as well as with a team.
•     Detail orientated.
•     Fast learner who is able to understand systems easily.
•     Willingness to work over-time when necessary.
•     Negotiating and communication skills.

 

KEY REQUIREMENTS
•     University degree.
•     Excellent IT skills, MS products, MS Office suite.
•     Minimum 2 years coordination experience.
•     Applicant must be based in Johannesburg.
•     Must have own car.

 

LOCATION:  Runway Productions, Rosebank, Johannesburg

 

SALARY EXPECTATIONS:  R 6 000 – R 10 000 per month (will be confirmed after interview)

 

Correspondence will only be conducted with short listed candidates. Should you not hear from us within 10 working days, please consider your application unsuccessful.

Applications can be sent to : careers@safashionweek.co.za  The format should be word- or pdf-file and must include the following:

•     Your application letter in English.
•     Your CV.
•     Your full-length profile picture.
•     Your jobs and other practical experiences.
•     2 references.

 

SAFW is looking for a Local and International Sales Assistant.2016-06-13 19:03:36
LOCAL AND INTERNATIONAL SALES ASSISTANT

Supports The Fashion Agent wholesale local and international business via customer relationship management and market assistance for all regions.

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND JOB RESPONSIBILITIES
•     Sell-in seasonal merchandise to wholesale customers.
•     Responsible for managing RMAs (Return Merchandise Authorization), Manual Credit/Invoice consolidation, repair part and sample requests for all regions.
•     Market Assistance: Market Prep (core assortment recaps, sales analysis recaps), Market (showroom appointment assistance, linesheet print outs) and Post Market (working with order entry process/edits and managing order maintenance)
•     Manages seasonal interns.
•     Communicating with all relevant stakeholders.
•     Foster and maintain strong relationships with our customers.
•     Troubleshoots & provides solutions to sales team on customer service issues.

 

NECESSARY QUALIFICATIONS AND REQUIREMENTS
•     Bachelors Degree.
•     Minimum 1-2 years relevant experience in retail specialty or luxury/fashion environment.
•     Strong in SALES!!!
•     Excellent communication in English and organizational skills.
•     Strong computer skills.
•     Well-developed interpersonal skills. Ability to get along well with diverse personalities – tactful- mature – flexible.
•     Ability to multitask.
•     Manage from a distance.
•     Act as brand ambassador for the designer labels The Fashion Agent does represent.
•     Seeking a self-starter with strong organizational skills, detailed oriented.
•     Focus on detail and follow through.

 

Applications can be sent to : whs.careers@thefashionagent.co.za The format should be word- or pdf-file and must include the following:

 

•     Your application letter in English.
•     Your CV.
•     Your full-length profile picture.
•     Your jobs and other practical experiences.
•     2 references.