Head Of Mr D Food Driver

Job Description

MR D Food, a 100% subsidiary of takealot.com, is looking for a talented, motivated and results-oriented Head of Mr D Food Driver Operations to join their 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.Reporting to the Head of OperationsYour responsibilities will include:Building and developing a team to manage the Mr D Food specific driver operationsEstablishing a driver supply strategyResponsible for managing the following core functions to ensure optimal driver supply to meet customer demand:Driver recruitmentDriver training and onboardingdemand planing, shifting and schedulingContinuous driver management including delivery performance and retention optimisationLive driver supportClosely collaborating with the operations structures to efficiently plan regional Mr D Food driver requirements

Responsibilities + Skills

Able to deal with people from various levelsAble to prioritise in an environment with many prioritiesAble to work under pressureStrong business acumen


Reporting around all aspects of the Mr D Food driver supplyResponsible for the Mr D Food driver operational and recruitment metricsDriving initiatives that promote best in class service delivery by driversHiring staff within budget and the required timelines


Highly analytical ThinkerAble to make decisions from data, while being comfortable with ambiguityAble to work in a Tech environment

Job Summary

  • Published on: Friday, 7th February 2020
  • Designation: Head of Mr D Food Driver Operations
  • industry: Miscellaneous
  • Vacancy: 1
  • Employment Status: Full-time
  • Job Location: cape town
  • Salary: on a call
  • Gender:
  • Application Deadline: Friday, 7th February 2020

About the Company

  • Company Name: takealot.com.
  • Address:
  • Website: www.takealot.com
  • Company Profile:
  • Takealot.com was officially launched in June 2011, following the successful acquisition of an existing ecommerce business called Take2 by the US-based investment firm, Tiger Global Management and Kim Reid in October 2010. Today, takealot.com is the leading ecommerce retailer in ... Read moreMission: Takealot.com’s mission is to be the most customer-centric online shopping destination in Africa, and has built a foundation on the simple concept that the customer comes first.The success of the business is based on its ability to delight customers with amazing customer service. Takealot.com is dedicated to improving the customer experience, from the moment you arrive on the website or app and place an order to when it arrives at your door. 

Simillar Jobs

+ Browse All Jobs

More From 'Miscellaneous'

+ Browse All Jobs