Receiving General Assistant Needed – Apply Now

Receiving General Assistant Needed – Apply Now. A well-known grocery store is looking for experienced and professional Receiving General Assistant to join their team on a permanent basis. The ideal candidate should have experience working in a retail environment and have receiving experience.

  • Unload the goods by operating a forklift if required.
  • Ensure that quantities are correct by matching the physical quantity offloaded with the quantity on the delivery documentation and the quantity ordered.
  • Visually inspect delivered goods for damage and correctness.
  • Conducting relevant Food Safety Temperature Checks as per the FSMS in the case of refrigerated deliveries.
  • May need to draw up credit notes if stock quality or quantities are incorrect.


  • Matric
  • English
  • Invoicing and credit note accountability
  • Product and supplier knowledge
  • Security awareness
  • Forklift Operator certificate (optional)
  • Strong interpersonal skills allows for interaction with suppliers and staff
  • Numeracy skills to check stock received
  • Work out unit prices
  • Invoices and credits.
  • Self-motivated to ensure that all deliveries are checked promptly and if an error occurs that it is followed up on.
  • Available and flexible to work different shifts across trading and none trading hours
  • Ability to work under pressure to ensure that all deliveries are received timelessly

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent


  • High School (matric) (Required)

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