Takealot.com, a leading South African online retailer, is looking for a highly talentedInternationalAccounts Payable Team Leaderto join our Finance Team in Cape Town.
We are a young, dynamic, hyper growth company looking for smart, creative and 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 wont be bored, as long as you are prepared for a challenge and want to build something great.
The position reports to the Accounts Payable ManagerYour responsibilities will include : Responsible for all international trade vendor payments end to endDevelop and implement standardized departmental controls and policies to ensure increased accuracy and efficiency, to scale International trade.
Work closely with import clearing agencies, international trade department and buying team, to optimize processes and automate transactional flowCalculating and processing foreign currency exchange differences,Reporting of key KPIs, relating to International TradeReview supplier reconciliations to ensure completeness and accuracy of paymentsResolving non-routine supplier queriesManage supplier accounts age analysisManaging weekly and monthly payment cycleAssistance with financial month end and year end closeAttributes required : Continuous improvement- and scaling mindsetAbility to lead from the frontAttention to detail and accuracyExcellent communication skillsAbility to work independentlyProblem solvingSelf motivatedDeadline drivenQualifications and Experience : Relevant tertiary qualification in accounting (BCom Accounting preferred)3-4 years experience in International Accounts Payable or similar position for Trade suppliersExperience in managing a teamAdvance ExcelSAGE advantageous 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 anExtra Ordinary Mindwho : is forthright but respectfulis an expert at doing, who can not only design but also executeis analytical, able to use data to make decisionsis competitive, self-directed and strive to be the BEST (GREAT requires a lot of work and does not only happen during business hoursispassionate about the potential of e-commerceand delivering aworld-class customer experienceisentrepreneurial,thrives under changeand accepts it is a constant and alwayslooks for solutionsto do something better and fasteris able to think about problems from a business perspective using technical and product inputis curious and challenge the status quois innovative and enjoys iterationis collaborativewill be at the cutting edge of developing new concepts for takealot.
com.thinks like an ownerof the business.isSMART, has INTEGRITYandis HARDWORKING