Takealot Catalogue Assistant Jobs in South Africa

Takealot Catalogue Assistant Jobs in South Africa


  • takealot.com, a leading South African online retailer, is looking for a highly talented Catalogue Assistant to join our Merchant Product 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.

    Your specific responsibilities will include

  • You will have overall responsibility for the management of a listings team and data quality in the product categories that fall within your team across both our Retail & Marketplace business.

  • Uploading product and merchant data by using various systems (Dashboard or spreadsheets)

  • Quality checking of new catalogue listings and editing of existing catalogue listings across both Retail and Marketplace listings

  • Reviewing data for gaps or errors and resolving or escalating issues to Team Lead

  • Ensuring the correct implementation of the Catalogue Product Information Requirements

  • Managing individual workloads and adhering to a pre-determined turnaround time

    Attributes required

  • Fast learner and able to adjust to change
    Attention to detail in a high-pressure environment

  • Highly organised and efficient
    Strong excel skills (including VLOOKUP’s)
    Solutions-oriented, self-motivated, can-do attitude

  • Strong communication skills, both written and spoken

  • Excellent team player

    Qualifications and Experience

  • Matric

  • 2 years administrative / operational experience

    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, 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 takealot.com

  • thinks like an owner of the business
    is SMART, has INTEGRITY and is HARD WORKING

    How to Apply

    For more information and job application details, see; Takealot Catalogue Assistant Jobs in South Africa

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