Iziko Museums of South Africa are African museums of excellence that empower and inspire all people to celebrate and respect our diverse heritage. Iziko is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to developing a diverse workforce.
Iziko Museums of South Africa are seeking to appoint motivated employees in the following position:
DATA CAPTURERS (FIXED-TERM CONTRACT)
Basic Salary: R87 756 per annum, plus benefits
Minimum Qualifications: Grade 12
Main Duties include: Assisting collections management teams with the retrieval of archival documents and information from external sources -Capturing data related to museum objects on an MS Excel spreadsheet
-Handling fragile museum objects under the supervision of museum professionals.
Key Deliverables and Competencies include: Proficient in the use of MS Excel (intermediate level) -Ability to capture data with complete accuracy -Ability to handle fragile museum objects -Ability to work under pressure to meet strict deadlines -Ability to work without supervision -Ability to interpret historical records under the guidance of museum professionals -Ability to communicate effectively in English -Ability to work effectively within a team.
Letters of application, including a CV (2 pages) with at least 2 contactable referees, as well as certified copies of certificates and identity document, must be forwarded to the Human Resources Manager, PO Box 61, Cape Town 8000 or be delivered to the Human Resources Department at Iziko SA National Gallery Annexe, St Johns Road, Cape Town by no later than 12h00 on 8 February 2016. Applications that are e-mailed or faxed will not be accepted. Kindly direct enquiries to Thandi Mkonjiswa at (021)4813982.
Short-listed applicants will be invited to a competency-based interview and a practical test to assess their MS Excel skills as well as their ability to handle museum objects. Kindly note, Iziko will correspond only with short-listed candidates.
Iziko is committed to developing a diverse workforce.