Administration Assistant : Paper

Sappi Southern Africa

Ngodwana Mill


Sappi Ngodwana Mill seeks to place a suitably qualified Administration Assistant for Paper Department to provide an effective administration and support function to the line manager.

REPORTING TO the Head of Department


  • View daily calendar activities and discuss with line manager
  • View daily e-mails and prioritise as per line manager boundaries set and agreed
  • Schedule meetings
  • Plan daily, weekly and monthly activities/events
  • Update reports and circulate on time
  • Coordinate events (small projects, VIP visits, Mill review, departmental functions, etc.)
  • Manage notice boards and general information
  • Manage stationery
  • Manage store requisitions
  • Coordinate and perform the management travel arrangements
  • Perform minute taking in meetings as required
  • Complete the relevant HR forms and information when required
  • Complete service acceptance on SAP
  • Perform time management in the department
  • Assist with costing and budgets
  • Draw BW reports when required
  • Raise PM Notifications
  • Raise RFS (request for services)
  • Direct purchase requisitions to the various responsible persons
  • Maintain BBS data input
  • Ensure required computer skills in place to deliver effective and professional service to line manager
  • Ensure multi skilling of own role to ensure capacity when an employee is away from the office
  • Evacuation drills
  • Conduct BBS observations on a monthly basis
  • Apply cleaning and organising practices in area of responsibility (5 S )
  • Raise SHEQ deviations and SHEQ tasks as required
  • Ensure portable electrical registers are completed


  • Project Management
  • Communication
  • Problem solving and analysis


  • Grade 12
  • NQF Level 5 Certificate Administration will be advantageous
  • 3 Years’ Experience in Administration

Closing date for applications: 03 June 2019

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