MR D Food, a 100% subsidiary of, 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 reports to the Finance Manager

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Create and maintain restaurant partner accounts
  • Reconciliations of restaurant partner accounts 
  • Resolve restaurant partner queries 
  • Preparation of statements and distribution thereof to restaurant partners
  • Assist with internal queries on restaurants partners
  • Processing transactions on accounts payable and accounts receivable
  • Maintaining the age-analyses on accounts payable and receivable
  • Processing of daily transactions 
  • Reconciliation of control accounts
  • Processing of daily refunds based on various payment methods
  • Additional ad hoc duties, as required within the finance department

Attributes required:

  • Accuracy and attention to detail
  • Analytical and problem solving skills
  • Good communication skills, interpersonal skills
  • Ability to interpret statements 
  • Work under pressure
  • Deadline driven


  • A minimum of 2 – 3 years experience in a similar role
  • Advanced Excel
  • Basic knowledge of Pastel Evolution knowledge would be beneficial
  • A Bcom degree would be preferred

The Environment:

  • employees are entrepreneurial and dynamic, smart, customer-centric, fun and have the shared ambition of 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
  • is collaborative
  • will be at the cutting edge of developing new concepts for
  • 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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