Vacancies

Job Title: Photographic Sales Consultant

Based at: Orms Cape Town

Summary of job description: Sales consultants are in charge of handling the sale of a range of products and services directly to consumers, and of answering requests for information from customers. They are at the service of the customer: before the sale, to advise; during the sale, to explain the terms; or after the sale, in the event of claims or returns. They may also draw up sales contracts, prepare merchandise and help in setting up displays. The person will also have to keep their technical knowledge up-to-date at all times.

Minimum Educational Qualification Required: Matric and able to converse in English & Afrikaans.
A keen interest in Photography and customer service.
A diploma/degree in photography/video production & TV or similar would be an added advantage.
Computer literate i.e Photoshop basics, MS Office

Inherent /Specific Requirements To Do The Job: Friendly, smiling, approachable demeanor.
Dress neatly – no unsightly facial rings and/or hair.
Ensure that you keep your technical knowledge up-to-date at all times.
A keen interest in photography as a hobby or alternatively and photographic diploma/degree.
Willing to assist clients to the very best of your ability.
Outstanding communicator.

Key Performance Areas: Professionalism
Dependability
Team work
Good time management & neatness.
Outstanding communication skills – ability to listen and understand.
Know & understand the working procedures, methods, facts & information used on the job.
Be willing to assist others and accept added responsibility.
Organizational ability.
Technical skills.
Ensure that you remain up-to-date with the latest digital technology.

Personal attributes: Friendliness.
Outgoing personality with a professional approach.
Keen interest in photography or filming.
Computer literate viz MS Office
Flexibility in the workplace.
Willing to learn.
Enjoys interacting with people.

Please forward your CV, in confidence, to annette@orms.co.za

Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted

JOB TITLE: USED GEAR & RENTALS CONSULTANT

BASED AT: ORMS CENTRAL CAPE TOWN

Looking for a well-spoken and friendly consultant to assist in everyday tasks in the rental and used gear departments. A background in photographic and video industry would be an advantage. This position would require good attention to detail and organizational skills. Candidate would need to interact with clients on a daily basis and be able to work in a fast-changing environment to give the best possible service. Must be willing to work Saturdays.

SUMMARY OF JOB DESCRIPTION:

Used Gear:
  • Assisting sales floor on trade ins and gear valuations (General queries)
  • Answering used gear emails and providing trade in values
  • Maintaining used gear store display
  • Assisting in used gear paperwork and filling
  • Packing accessories and keeping an eye on availability.
  • Arranging courier of used gear to and from clients
  • Booking and following up on repairs and Quotes
  • Loading used gear online
  • Checking quality and rating of gear
  • Stock labelling
  • Monitoring waiting list
  • Rental:
  • Client queries
  • Making and managing bookings
  • Generating invoices and client interaction
  • Checking and cleaning gear
  • Filing rental paperwork and updating client information
  • Following up on outstanding gear
  • MINIMUM EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATION REQUIRED TO PERFORM JOB:

  • Matric and able to converse in English & Afrikaans.
  • A keen interest in Photography.
  • A diploma/degree in photography/video production & TV or similar would be an added advantage.
  • Computer literate, specific Excel & Outlook
  • INHERENT/SPECIFIC REQUIREMENTS TO DO THE JOB:

  • Friendly, smiling, approachable demeanor.
  • Dress neatly – no unsightly facial rings and/or hair.
  • Ensure that you keep your technical knowledge up-to-date at all times.
  • A keen interest in photography as a hobby or alternatively and photographic diploma/degree.
  • Willing to assist clients to the very best of your ability.
  • Outstanding communicator.
  • KEY PERFORMANCE COMPETENCIES:

  • Computer literate, specific Excel & Outlook
  • Professionalism
  • Dependability
  • Team work
  • Good time management & neatness.
  • Outstanding communication skills – ability to listen and understand.
  • Know & understand the working procedures, methods, facts & information used on the job.
  • Be willing to assist others and accept added responsibility.
  • Organizational ability.
  • Technical skills.
  • Ensure that you remain up-to-date with the latest digital technology.
  • PERSONAL SKILLS /ATTRIBUTES:

  • Friendliness.
  • Outgoing personality with a professional approach.
  • Keen interest in photography or filming.
  • Computer literate viz MS Office
  • Flexibility in the workplace.
  • Willing to learn.
  • Enjoys interacting with people.

  • Send your CV in confidence to annette@orms.co.za

    JOB TITLE: After Hour Supervisor

    BASED AT: Orms Cape Town School of Photography, 4th Floor Pentagon Place, 62 Roeland Street, Cape Town

    REPORTING TO: Bryce Hepburn

    RESPONSIBLE FOR:

  • Front desk – switchboard & reception
  • School security
  • Gear Room and the security of the gear.
  • Opening and Locking up campus securely.
  • Attending to evening students
  • Sales at POS Coffee Bar
  • Assisting with course sales and coffee sales at Coffee Bar
  • Assisting with social media/marketing duties as needed and any other administrative duties as delegated.
  • MINIMUM EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATION REQUIRED:

  • Matric
  • Preferably have completed a year in Photographic and/or Cinematographic studies.
  • INHERENT/SPECIFIC REQUIREMENTS TO DO THE JOB:

  • A Working knowledge of photographic & cinematographic gear.
  • Computer Literate
  • Efficient in MS Office
  • Knowledge of both Cinematography and Photography gear
  • Reliable, conscientious and excellent attendance
  • Excellent communicator
  • SUMMARY OF JOB DESCRIPTION:

  • Take over at Reception for evening/night duties. This includes administrative duties, answering the telephone, receiving evening class students, handling walk-in enquiries, collecting/taking payments from walk-in clients and ringing them up on Yoco machine. Follow through as necessary.
  • Assist students who need help with issuing of gear.
  • Cleaning of gear.
  • Additional administrative duties
  • Attend to sales at the Coffee Bar
  • Handle POS and ring up or write up sales at the Coffee Bar depending on whether cash/credit payments or staff account purchases. Cash up after each shift.
  • Ensure that all lights and air conditioners are switched off at the end of a shift. Ensure that all windows are closed and doors locked -internal & external doors. Set the alarm and make sure that the main entry door and balcony doors are securely locked at the end of the evening shift.
  • KEY PERFORMANCE AREAS:

  • Friendly
  • Punctual
  • Honest
  • Reliable
  • Ambassador for the school
  • Available for night shifts and probable weekend work
  • KEY PERFORMANCE COMPETENCIES:

  • Computer literate
  • Basic knowledge of photographic and cinematographic gear.
  • Awareness of surroundings.
  • Ability to follow a checklist when locking up.
  • PERSONAL SKILLS /ATTRIBUTES:
  • Friendliness
  • Helpfulness
  • Willingness
  • Honesty

  • Send your CV in confidence to annette@orms.co.za