Vacancies at Takealot 2022 – Finance Analyst

Website Takealot

JOB DESCRIPTION:, a leading South African online retailer, is looking for a highly talented Finance Analyst – Supply Chain 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.


  • Consider multiple scenarios and points of view and potential outcomes for recommending actions based on analysis
  • Monthly performance reporting in place for the division with variances highlighted and recommendations made to improve divisions profitability.
  • Seek out opportunities for automation through review and redesign of existing processes and reports
  • Understand business processes to identify areas for improvement/streamlining through gaining an understanding of dependencies, systems, automation risks and challenges within the finance team
  • Design and build financial reports that facilitate business decision-making and enables the business to meet financial and strategic objectives


  • Strong aptitude to learn new systems
  • Strong analytical and critical thinking, using data to inform decisions
  • Ability to translate business needs and goals into analytic approach and response
  • Ability to work independently, productively, proactively and follow through on all responsibilities to bring projects to a successful conclusion.


  • Knowledge of accounting, financial reporting and financial analysis acquired through related work experience
  • 3+ Years relevant experience in an analytical/finance role
  • Relevant financial degree/qualification
  • CIMA or CA (SA) qualified


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

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