Cover Letter

I am a Professional Admin Clerk and Service Advisor with extensive experience in Coffee Shop and Hospitality Management and Pastel Accounting.

Please find my Online Curriculum Vitae in the following formats:

1. The Visual version - www.visualcv.com/lourensprinsloo?access=emsbCYeg9p8 
2. The Graphic Portfolio - http://vizualize.me/LourensPrinsloo?r=LourensPrinsloo
3. The LinkedIn Portfolio - www.linkedin.com/pub/lourens-prinsloo/a3/421/b19/
4. The Pdf (Acrobat) version.

  • I thrive in a hospitality and  business environment that embraces diversity, integrity, innovation and initiative.
  • My best value proposition is that I bring intense passion and unquestionable motivation to any team I am a part of.
  • Placed on a results-oriented team, I perform and expect only the best of myself and others.
  • I am best driven to success when I am within a team promoting people, diverse perspectives, resource sustainability and celebrating success through individuals within the community of operation.
  • I am responsive to change and am passionate about embarking on new challenges!

I posses the following skills and aptitudes:

  • My exceptional hospitality and catering skills allow me to achieve success in the hospitality industry.
  • I have proven accounting aptitudes coupled with sound business awareness.
  • I am proactive and highly focused with strong creative and innovative skills.

Your time and consideration will be much appreciated!

Kind Regards,

LOURENS PRINSLOO
Mobile Number: +264(0)81 732 4145
Email: vlakhaas89@yahoo.com

Personal Information

  • Name(s): Jochemus Johannes Lourens
  • Surname: Prinsloo
  • Identity Number: 890908 5015 083
  • Family Life: Single with no dependants.
  • Mobile Number: +264(0)81 732 4145
  • Email: vlakhaas89@yahoo.com
  • Postal Address: PO Box 2985,  Oshakati, Namibia.
  • Residential Address: Circle Street, Ext 9 Ongwediva, Namibia.
  • Health status: Excellent

Work History

Work History
Mar 2015 - Present

Parts Manager

Erongo Commercial Vehicles
  • Ordering of Parts
  • Quotations
  • Servicing of Existing Clients
  • Generating New Clients
  • Stock Control
  • Ensuring all Parts are Booked on the Correct Accounts
  • Training Staff
  • Customer Satisfaction
  • Managing Employees
Mar 2013 - Dec 2014

Admin Clerk / Service Advisor

Northern Auto Repairs Oshakati

Key Responsibilities:

  • Invoicing, Handling of Warranties and Claims.
  • Quotations.
  • Opening and Closing of Job Cards.
  • Servicing of existing clients.
  • Keeping all admin up to date.
  • Generating new clients.
  • Customer satisfaction.
  • Booking and controlling of vehicles.
  • Meeting targets set by management on a monthly basis.
  • Training of new staff.
Jan 2012 - Oct 2012

Manager / Owner

Addiction Coffee Shop (Self Owned)

Key Responsibilities:

  • Cooking.
  • Ordering ingredients.
  • Set up and design menus.
  • Basic food preparation.
  • Kitchen design.
  • Health and Safety.

Reason for Leaving: Closed due to financial reasons.

Nov 2007 - Jul 2009

Admin Clerk

Auto & General Engineering

Key Responsibilities:

  • Invoicing.
  • Quotations.
  • Servicing of existing clients.
  • VAT Returns.
  • Managing Staff.
  • Ordering parts.
  • Meeting of targets set by management on a monthly basis.

Reason for Leaving: Left to complete my studies in Hospitality.

Apr 2006 - Oct 2006

Admin Clerk

Xtreme Vehicle Repairs

Key Responsibilities:

  •  Invoicing
  •  Servicing of existing clients
  •  Keeping all admin up to date

Receiving for Leaving: Received a better offer and more salary

2006

Admin Clerk

Auto - Mech Oshakati

 Key Responsibilities:

  • Receiving and sending of all stock.
  • Servicing of existing clients.
  • Keeping all admin up to date.

Education

Education

Computer Literate

1. Accounting Software: Pastel Accounting

2. Programs:

  • Microsoft Word,
  • Excel,
  • Outlook,
  • PowerPoint. 

3. Operating Systems: 

  • Windows 95, 98, 2000, 2001,
  • Vista

Grade 10 (Highest qualification offered by institution)

Erundu Combined School Oshakati (Namibia)

Subjects:

  • Afrikaans
  • English
  • Business Management
  • Accounting
  • History
  • Life Science
  • Physical Science

Portfolio: Employment & Education