Current Vacancies


Newlands, Cape Town

The Sports Science Institute of South Africa, a well-known operation with multiple fields of interest relating to sports performance, health and wellness, is seeking a driven, successful Sales Consultant to sell both new and continued memberships at its gym, the Wellness & Fitness Centre, in Newlands, Cape Town.

The ideal incumbent for this position will have:

–       experience in a pressurised sales environment which requires constant customer service as well as sourcing own leads on a daily basis

–       a proven track record in successful sales, both telephonic and face-to-face

–       worked in a related industry or with a related type of experience

–       a strong sales drive and a passion for the industry

–       the drive to seek new business

–       strong administrative and financial skills

This position is offered on a 12-month contract basis with a basic salary and a good commission structure.

Please send your application to by 25 January 2019, along with a clear motivation letter which addresses all the points noted above as well as an indication of your salary range.

Please consider your application to have been unsuccessful if we have not contacted within two weeks.




The Sports Science Institute in Newlands is seeking a Frontline Receptionist to join our large Reception team.


This position involves ad hoc shift work and it is essential that the successful candidate has a driver’s licence and their own reliable transport and can commit to being available to work certain 4 or 6-hour shifts between 05h15 to 21h00 on a rotational basis throughout the week.


Rate: R38 per hour

This particular position will require the person to be available for all or a minimum of four of the following shifts:

Monday                                  17h00 to 21h00

Wednesday                           17h00 to 21h00

Friday                                     16h00 to 21h00

Saturday                                13h00 to 19h00

Sunday                                  16h00 to 19h00


Possible other shifts to be covered on an ad hoc basis:

Saturday                                06h30 to 13h00

Sunday                                  08h00 to 12h30

Monday to Friday                 05h15 to 09h00

Monday to Thursday           17h00 to 21h00


Important attributes are:

  • A cheerful personality with excellent people skills
  • Good energy levels very early in the morning or during your shift period
  • The ability to work fast and correctly whilst dealing with multiple tasks
  • A good level of computer literacy in Excel and Word
  • Previous experience in the fitness industry would be an added advantage

·         Meeting the requirements of our employment equity goals


Should you be interested in applying, please send your C.V. plus a covering letter explaining your current situation and how this position would fit into your lifestyle to by 25 January 2019.


Please ensure that the position you are applying for is included and that your application clearly addresses all the points stipulated.


If you have not been contacted within two weeks of the closing date, please assume that your application has not been successful in this instance.