Takealot Jobs 2022 – Account Payable Team Leader

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Takealot.com, a leading South African online retailer, is looking for a highly talented International Accounts Payable Team Leader to 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 won’t be bored, as long as you are prepared for a challenge and want to build something great.


  • Develop and implement standardized departmental controls and policies to ensure increased accuracy and efficiency, to scale International trade..
  • Responsible for all international trade vendor payments end to end
  • Build, train, manage, maintain and an effective and independent team, to handle day-to-day responsibilities.
  • Full ownership of all supporting documentation flow, relating to direct imports, in line with best practice and relevant legislation
  • Manage the supplier onboarding and maintenance process, including continuing development of the process at scale
  • Work closely with import clearing agencies, international trade department and buying team, to optimize processes and automate transactional flow


  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to lead from the front
  • Attention to detail and accuracy
  • Ability to work independently


  • Experience in managing a team
  • Relevant tertiary qualification in accounting (BCom Accounting preferred)
  • 3-4 years experience in International Accounts Payable or similar position for Trade suppliers


  • Company: Takealot
  • Vacancy Type: Full Time
  • Job Location: Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
  • Application Deadline: SEE APPLICATION PAGE 

To apply for this job please visit www.takealot.com.