5221-Shop Keepers

Job Title: 

Shop Keepers

Job Description: 

Shopkeepers operate small retail shops either independently or with support from a small number of others.


Budgeting and maintaining records of stock levels and financial transactions

Linked Education ( CESM Codes ) : 

405 - Entrepreneurial and Small Business Operations

Specific Occupations: 

522101 - Antique Dealer
Description : Buys and sells antiques such as furniture, art, jewellery and china. May also clean, restore and value antiques.
Green Occupation : No
Green Skill : NoTrade : No

522102 - Salon Manager
Description : Organises and controls the operations of a hairdressing or beauty salon.
Green Occupation : No
Green Skill : NoTrade : No
Specializations : Beauty Salon Manager, Hair Salon Manager, Nail Salon Manager

Additional Notes: 

NOTE: This Unit group includes only operators of small shops for whom the management and supervision of staff is not a significant component of the work. Operators of shops where management tasks and supervision of staff are significant and frequent elements of the work are classified in Unit group 1420, Retail and Wholesale Trade Managers. Staff who control and direct the activities of shop sales assistants, checkout operators and other workers, but who do not take responsibility for determining product mix, overall setting of prices, budgets and staffing levels, selection and recruitment are classified in Unit group 5222, Shop Supervisors.

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Source Of Info: 

Source : Organising Framework for Occupations (OFO) 2013, Department of Higher Education and Training, Republic of South Africa