General Assistant – Proveg South Africa

Website ProVeg_Int ProVeg International


Are you well organised and good at ensuring administrative issues are in order? Are you keen to join a team that is working to make a real difference for animals, our health, society, and the planet?
ProVeg SA is looking for a reliable and professional general assistant to provide support to the director and help to strengthen the administrative function of the organisation. The general assistant will assist with a wide range of administrative and support functions, including general admin, scheduling meetings, bookkeeping, filing, banking etc. The candidate will play a vital support role in ensuring that ProVeg is an efficient and impactful force for change in South Africa.


  • Scheduling meetings, answering calls and general queries
  • Data capturing, filling in forms, filing
  • Basic Bookkeeping (experience in bookkeeping advantageous, but not required)
  • Administration of staff reimbursements
  • Stock and merchandise control
  • Booking venues, getting quotes
  • Deliveries, arranging couriers etc.
  • Ordering/purchasing stationery, catering, and other ad hoc items
  • Other ad hoc tasks as required by the director or programme coordinator


  • Strong admin and organisational skills
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Self-starter personality, with a curious and creative nature and a drive to continuously improve
  • Fluent in English, with good written and verbal communications skills
  •  Positive communications approach
  • Ability to work independently
  • Availability to work occasionally at events on weekends and evenings


  • Experience in a similar role
  • Degree/Diploma in a related field
  • Alignment with goals of ProVeg
  • Working experience with Gmail, Google Calendar, Docs, Sheets and Drive
  • Fluent in additional South African languages
  • Drivers license and own vehicle


  • A strong organisational focus on personal development
  • Flexibility around working arrangements
  • And last but not least: Become part of a great team and work with us towards  a world where everyone chooses delicious and healthy food that is good for all humans, animals, and our planet


  • Reports to: Director, ProVeg South Africa
  • Location: Pinelands, Cape Town (based or willing to relocate to Cape Town)
  • Hours: 20-40 hour per week
  • Monthly remuneration: R6,000 – R12,000 per month CTC depending on hours worked, qualifications and experience.

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