Big Fish

Big Fish School of Digital Filmmaking, a filmmaking school based in Auckland Park, Johannesburg, is seeking the services of a professional receptionist/secretary/data capturer.

We are a non-profit organisation, training historically disadvantaged youth in documentary filmmaking. The successful applicant will be over 30 years of age, an excellent communicator, preferably with two or more African languages, fun, personable and have data capturing experience with a very high accuracy rate. Attention to detail is key, as is the ability to nurture young people with a firm hand.

Duties include:

  • Reception and switchboard duties on a 22-line switchboard.
  • Capturing of all application forms on a database, including fulfilment on success or otherwise of the application.
  • Management of the database inasmuch as contacting former students and ensuring that all database details are current.
  • Management of the Company contacts database, ensuring that they are correctly categorised, current and correct.
  • Management of distribution lists for mailers.
  • Some flight bookings and diary management.

Salary commensurate with experience.

Availability: immediate

Deadline for application: 27 March 2012

Please email CVs to Tanya Sutton on