Cashier (DIY Retail Store)

A Retail company in Waterkloof is looking for a Cashier that will manage all transactions with customers accurately and efficiently. Amongst other duties, this person will ring up/check out sales, bag items, request price checks, honour coupons, collect payment and give correct change.

Areas of Responsibility (Your duties will include but are not limited to:)

  • Do preparation work before the shop officially opens each day
  • Receive your float for the day and ensure that it is correct
  • Ensure that you know the products available
  • Ensure that there are no price changes from the previous day
  • Ensure that all items that a client buys displays product codes and proper pricing
  • Be friendly to everyone and assist where possible
  • Do cash ups to balance your sales for the day, at the end of each day
  • Ensure that safety procedures are always followed when cashing up or walking with cash to go and cash up
  • Comply with and prioritize health and safety requirements, policies and procedures
  • Do not leave Till key in Till when unattended
  • Provide the client with a cash slip so that security can check the items upon exit
  • Never keep too much cash in your till – do cash ups regularly
  • Assist clients with purchases if /when the shop is not busy and another cashier is at a till
  • Assist clients with their needs where necessary, as cashiers are also sales staff

Knowledge, skills and experience required

  • Able to read, write and speak English and/or Afrikaans
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Accurate and attention to detail
  • Basic maths knowledge
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Able to operate a cash till proficiently
  • Good product knowledge
  • IQ Retail Software


  • Friendly
  • Highly efficient

Salary – R 4 000 – R 4 500

Working Monday – Friday, every 2nd Weekend, every 2nd Public holiday