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MR D Food, a 100% subsidiary of takealot.com, is looking for a talented, motivated and results-oriented Finance Clerk. We are a young, dynamic, hyper growth company looking for smart, creative, hard-working people with integrity to join us.  We offer a market related, Total Remuneration Package which allows full flexibility according to your needs, a great work environment and a promise that you won’t be bored as long as you are prepared for a challenge and want to build something great. This position will ensure that all daily transactions and finance related activities are executed timely and efficiently.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Processing of daily transactions
  • Processing of daily refunds based on various payment methods
  • Processing bank entries
  • Daily reporting on business KPI metrics
  • Reconciliation of control accounts
  • Create and maintain restaurant partners accounts
  • Resolve restaurant partner queries
  • Preparation of statements and distribution thereof to restaurant partners
  • Assist with internal queries on restaurant partners
  • Processing  transactions on accounts payable
  • Working closely to operations team
  • Additional ad hoc duties, as required within the finance department

Attributes required:

  • Accuracy and attention to detail
  • Ability to meet deadlines
  • Organizing and prioritizing
  • Analytical and problem solving skills
  • Good communication skills, interpersonal skills


  • Relevant Certificate/Diploma in, Finance, Accounting or a closely related field
  • 1 – 2 years experience in a similar role
  • Proficiency in Excel
  • Experience in  SAGE Evolution would be beneficial

The Environment:

  • takealot.com employees are entrepreneurial and dynamic, smart, customer-centric, fun and have the shared ambition of takealot.com being the leading e-commerce company in Africa.
  • We have fun, work hard, take ownership, work in teams to create solutions, and are always open to direct feedback/new ideas on where we can improve.
  • We are short on ego and high on output.
  • We are doers and not only thinkers, its all in the execution after all.
  • We love what we do and what we are creating.

We seek to Employ an Extra Ordinary Mind who:

  • is respectful but forthright
  • is an expert at doing, who can not only design but also execute
  • is analytical, able to use data to make decisions
  • is competitive, self-directed and strive to be the BEST (GREAT requires a lot of work and does not only happen during business hours
  • is passionate about the potential of e-commerce and delivering a world-class customer experience
  • is entrepreneurialthrives under change and accepts it is a constant and always looks for solutions to do something better and faster
  • is business SMART. Able to think about problems from a business perspective using technical and product input;
  • is curious and challenge the status quo
  • is innovative and enjoys iteration
  • is collaborative
  • will be at the cutting edge of developing new concepts for takealot.com
  • thinks like an owner of the business

If you meet the above you are an Extraordinary Mind so come and join us!

Takealot is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Applicants from the previously disadvantaged groups and people with disabilities will be given preference.

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