Shop Assistant Position


Brunch is a little stationery shop attached to our design studio, Paper Snap. At Brunch we stock screen prints, cards, zines and the kind of stationery that we love to use. We also feature illustrated products by local and international artists, designers and illustrators.
Our shop is located in the heart of the urban community, 44 Stanley, Milpark. 

We are looking for a weekend and holidays shop assistant, that can help run our shop and keep it neat, tidy and creative. 

  • Knowledge and interest in illustration and design 
  • Shop assistant knowledge
  • Must be able to solve problems independently
  • Must know technology and apps
  • Must have a keen eye for detail 
  • Must be sociable and friendly
  • Be open and honest
  • Be interested in the arts / stationery products / illustration projects
  • Be agile in helping package and price products 
  • Sales abilities
  • Knowledge of stocking, selling, packaging 
  • Be responsible, dedicated and on time
  • Must have 3 contactable references
  • Minimum commitment of a year
Job overview:
  • Stocking and organising shelves 
  • Cleaning and packaging products
  • Helping with the making of products
  • Assisting customers 
  • Selling products using Yoco and your own phone
  • Opening and locking up the shop 
  • Answering customers questions and taking orders from customers
  • Relaying messages from customers
  • Helping artists and customers with questions
  • Stock taking
  • Noting what customers like to buy
We also host exhibitions, where your assistance is needed to explain the exhibition to customers and help sell the work. 

Working hours:
Saturdays: 9:00 to 15:00 
Sundays: 10:00 to 14:00
Holidays: 9:00 to 15:00
Including December holidays: 16 to 24 December (Weekdays: 9:00 to 17:00)
Excludes Christmas and Easter Holidays

Starting date 11 September 2021 (negotiable). 
Renumeration to be discussed. 

To apply for the position please email through your CV and a cover letter on why you would suit the position.

End date for applications: 30 September 2021