Sisters Incorporated: Receptionist

Sisters Incorporated
Please note: this opportunity closing date has passed and may not be available any more.
Opportunity closing date: 
Friday, 1 March, 2019
Opportunity type: 

Sisters Incorporated is a private welfare organisation, founded in 1959. It was originally established as a refuge for single, pregnant women at a time when tremendous stigma was attached to being unmarried and pregnant.

Sisters Incorporated seeks to appoint a Receptionist to be based in Cape Town.

Salary: Reasonable

Start date: 1 April 2019



  • Provide general administrative support (filing system, answer phones, monitor donation book, and internal office stock)
  • Oversee basic document management (drafting letters, document requests)
  • Monitor access to premises
  • Shelter volunteer and guest administration managed (system kept up-to-date, schedule managed, guests and clients welcomed)
  • Shelter resident, email, and telephone administration appropriately referred (all correspondence appropriately referred internally)


  • Minimum Matric School leaving certificate
  • Computer literate (skills with all Word programmes)
  • Driver’s license an advantage
  • Loves a fast-paced work environment
  • Handles well under pressure
  • Understands the importance of discretion and confidentiality
  • Outgoing and excellent interpersonal skills
  • Communication skills
  • Time management and organisation is a strength
  • Notable problem-solving skills
  • Lives and works with integrity
  • Has a calming nature towards the Residents
  • Upholds and lives the values of Sisters Incorporated
  • Dynamic and wanting to be a part of a nonprofit organisation that is always striving towards greater things
  • Minimum one year experience in an administration role

To apply, submit your CV, at least three contactable references), proof of qualification and registration to

Please quote the source of this advertisement in your application - NGO Pulse Portal

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for an interview.

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