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Due to ongoing expansion and restructuring we have the following career opportunities available at our various branches.


Johannesburg

1. Internal Sales Staff
Permanent sales staff position. The successful applicant will form part of our inhouse sales team and can look forward to working in a vibrant and enjoyable equestrian orientated environment. The applicant will report directly to the JHB Shop Manager and daily tasks will include assisting in the everyday running of the shop, serving clients and handling customer queries. The position is ideally suited to an outgoing, mature and realiable applicant with good administrative , communication and people skills. Equestrian knowledge is essential and previous sales experience will be beneficial. Interested applicants should forward their CV marked for Darryl's attention to darryl@westernshoppe.com.

2. Casual Sales Staff
The successful applicant will form part of our inhouse sales team and can look forward to working in a vibrant and enjoyable equestrian orientated environment. The applicant will report directly to the JHB Shop Manager and tasks will include serving clients and handling customer queries. The position is ideally suited to an outgoing, mature and reliable applicant with good administrative , communication and people skills. Equestrian knowledge is essential and previous sales experience will be beneficial. Applicants must be willing to work at least two weekends a month and on public holidays. Interested applicants should forward their CV marked for Darryl’s attention to darryl@westernshoppe.com



Cape Town

1. Branch  Manager

The position of Branch Manager – Western Shoppe Cape Town will become vacant on the 1st December 2018. The Cape Town branch is the second largest branch of Western Shoppe, serving the Cape Town and broader Western Cape region. The branch trades 6 days per week and on most Public Holidays.

Candidates who believe they meet the requirements as detailed below are invited to submit their CV’s and any supporting documents to Claire MacIntosh at the Johannesburg Head Office by hand or via email to claire@westernshoppe.com. Closing time and date for applications is 16h00 on the 26th October 2018. No late applications will be considered.

Key Performance Areas: 

The Branch Manager is responsible for the general day to day management of the branch, and will be required to lead and direct the team at the branch to ensure that the branch remains the leading supplier of equestrian product in the listed region as indicated above. Reporting to the Company CEO, the Branch Manager is accountable for the following:

  • Marketing, sales and customer relations in the region 
  • Ensuring that the product mix selected for the branch is appropriate for the needs of the region, and that the quantities required for the branch have been correctly allocated 
  • The merchandising, layout, housekeeping and security at the branch 
  • Carefully selecting and training staff, so that product knowledge is of the highest order 
  • Leading and motivating staff, to ensure high levels of productivity and customer service 
  • Financial budgeting, monitoring and control Inventory management at the branch 
  • Adhering to all Company SOP’s and administration processes 

Requirements / Attributes:

  • A valid Matric (Grade 12) certificate 
  • A valid light motor vehicle Drivers License 
  • A working knowledge of the equestrian sector preferred 
  • Minimum 5 years retail sector experience 
  • Computer literate, including basic Excel, Word and Outlook skills 
  • Fluent in English and Afrikaans (written and spoken), 
  •  Sales and/or financial and/or business qualification (degree/diploma) 
  • Analytical and attention to detail 
  • Leadership/motivational skills or qualification 
  • Customer service oriented personality 
  • Performance driven 
  • Available to work overtime, weekends and Public Holidays 
  • Available to travel to away equestrian events



Durban

No positions are available at present.



Pretoria

No positions are available at present.



Port Elizabeth

1. Sales Representative
The above position is currently vacant, and needs to be filled as soon as possible.

Candidates who believe they meet the requirements as detailed below are invited to submit their CVs and any supporting documents to Jacqui Jordaan at the Port Elizabeth branch by hand or email to jacqui@westernshoppe.com.

The successful applicant will form part of our in-house sales team and can look forward to working in a vibrant and enjoyable equestrian environment. The applicant will report directly to the PE shop manager and daily tasks will include assisting in the everyday running of the shop, serving clients and handling customer queries. The position is suited to an outgoing, mature and reliable individual with good administrative, communication and people skills. Equestrian knowledge is essential and previous sales experience will be beneficial. Applicants must be willing to work at least two Saturdays a month.

Requirements:

• A valid Matric certificate
• A valid driver’s licence
• Basic computer literacy
• A working knowledge of the equestrian sector
• Enthusiastic and open minded personality with a willingness to learn
• Performance driven
• Be able to work under pressure



Bloemfontein

No positions are available at present.
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