Cape Town, Western Capetakealot.com, a leading South African online retailer, is looking for a highly talented Retail Admin Assistant to join our team in Cape Town.
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.
Reporting to the Division Manager, your responsibilities will include:
Supporting the division in all administrative functions linked to order processing and buy plans
Auditing availability, selection and pricing of market best sellers and new releases on the site
Supporting on merchandising checks: Checking customer reviews, links and newsletters
Managing customer queries and escalating as necessary
Attention to detail
Excellent communication skills, both written and spoken
Organised, ability to prioritise
Solutions-oriented, can-do attitude; self-motivated
Comfortable with learning and adapting to new systems
Bachelor's degree (Business Science or Commerce degree preferable)
At least 1 year related retail / commerce experience
Competency in MS Office packages, particularly excel
Retail buying/e-commerce experience preferable but not an absolute requirement
Existing industry networks a significant plus
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 entrepreneurial, thrives 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
will be at the cutting edge of developing new concepts for takealot.com
thinks like an owner of the business
is SMART, has INTEGRITY and is HARD WORKING
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