Commodity Manager Indirect Jobs in Cape Town

Website Tiger Brands

About the job, a leading South African online retailer, is looking for a highly talented Revenue Controller 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.

The position reports to the Finance Manager.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Lead revenue accounting cycle and ensure compliance with accounting standards for all 3P and 1P revenue streams
  • Develop and implement new processes and procedures, to fully integrate all revenue streams into ERP system, through use of dedicated Product and Engineering resources
  • Oversee the accurate and complete daily transactional processing of all transactions
  • Partner with finance and business operations team to continuously improve accounting processes
  • Design, implement and monitor effective maintenance of revenue controls
  • Own finance relationships with all external payment service providers
  • Full ownership of the payment cycle to ensure complete and accurate payments processing of Marketplace sellers and Trade Suppliers
  • Resolving non-routine Marketplace seller queries
  • Quality review of monthly seller reconciliations, including management and control aging
  • Month-end procedures and reporting (income statement + balance sheet + operational reporting)
  • Take full responsibility for the delivery of the company’s internal and statutory reporting requirements relating to revenue, including VAT
  • Ensure that the company’s financial systems and controls are robust, compliant and support current activities and future growth plans
  • Manage and grow a high-performance finance team, develop and retain top professionals through training and mentorship
  • Ad hoc tasks as required by the CFO, CEO, group finance team and other relevant stakeholders

Attributes required:

  • High business acumen
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Exhibit the ability to self-motivate
  • Proven experience working within a high volume transactional environment
  • Ability to work and keep up in a fast-paced, changing business environment
  • Strong general financial background with proven skills in financial accounting, VAT, control accounts reconciliations
  • Proven experience developing and managing processes and procedures, across a growing business, to ensure rigorous compliance with external and internal policies
  • Ability to prioritize and meet tight deadlines

Qualifications and Experience:

  • CA (SA)/ CIMA
  • 2+ years’ experience in similar role
  • Experience in automation of finance processes and the scaling thereof
  • FMCG/ecommerce experience advantage
  • SQL/PowerBI/Looker/Qlik experience advantageous

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, it’s 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!

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Takealot is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Applicants from the previously disadvantaged groups and people with disabilities will be given preference.

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