careers at OneDayOnly

Believe it or not, this website doesn't run itself: we employ a varied assortment of human beings to sell things, buy things, process things, and repair things.

Take a look at the open positions below. If you think you can put up with us enough to get one of these done, email your resume (as a plain text, Word, or PDF attachment) to the address you'll find at the end of the position advertised.

Before you apply, please have a look at this handy "How To Apply For A Job" guide we put together. Your next job may depend on it.

We'll get back to you if we're interested. In maybe hiring you, we mean. Not anything intimate. You seem nice, but we're kinda seeing somebody right now.

Recruitment companies: thank you for sending us a thousand emails. We'll call if we need anything. You can stop emailing us now thank you.

buyer's assistant (woodstock, cape town)

about us

We’re looking for an ace employee to help buyers buy awesome things, keep our website stocked and our customers happy.

about you

Although you may appear as a pleasant person on the surface, the ugly truth is that you are a stickler for detail, you're more organised than a wedding planner, a hunter(ess) for amazing deals, and bulldog when it comes to negotiating.

You understand consumers and the buying process.

what you'll love

Your amazing colleagues.

Also, if you play your cards right, you may have large quantities of free "samples" sent your way.

salary

Based on experience.

responsibilities include:

  • Assist with putting together amazing deals
  • Maintaining and cultivating relationships with suppliers
  • Ensure products are loaded onto the backend with accuracy and correct and relevant information
  • Work together with a senior buyer to source new and exciting products, collate/take images
  • Present deals and technical information in an easy to understand and exciting manner
  • Compile accurate spreadsheets and gather all required product data for a sale timeously
  • Manage supply chain
  • Test and evaluate new products and understand quality requirements
  • Perform various administrative jobs

requirements/skillz:

  • Good understanding of planning and the logistics process relating to product
  • Sound analytical, organising, interpersonal, communication and negotiation skills
  • Strong affiliation to systems, utilising them to increase productivity in line with the business strategy
  • Competency in all computer packages, i.e. Outlook, Excel (Advanced), PowerPoint, internet
  • Tertiary qualification

what's next?

First, 1) see our tips & tricks, and only then 2) apply here. If you impress us, await our call!

product & design coordinator (woodstock, cape town)

about us

We sell products, and those products find their way onto our website courtesy of our highly skilled buying team. Every so often the team needs co-ordination and organisation and we're looking for a red-hot individual with drive and strong admin skills to fill this assistant role.

about you

Your sharp eye and organisation skills are trumped only by your excellent communication and time management. You are able to use your initiative and are adaptable by nature. You’re a multi-tasking wizard and you love pushing your abilities to the limit by tackling new challenges head-on.

what you'll love

You get to do what you're great at, for a company you'll come to adore. Our office comes with free internet and aircon, a pool table and a (pretty) well-stocked bar, plus some pretty cool individuals you will get to call your friends.

salary

Market related, based on experience.

responsibilities include:

  • Provide support and assistance to the product and design manager
  • Maintaining strong relationships with the buying team and understand processes relating to their work roles
  • Understand & be able to work in the OneDayOnly backend platforms
  • Work with sales data from multiple brands and products and be able to interpret this information in order to make informed decisions
  • Ensure effective interdepartmental communication within OneDayOnly, mostly between the buying and marketing teams
  • Understand many aspects of the business and departments and how they connect

requirements/skillz:

  • Strong analytical and numerical skills
  • Willingness to learn and grow
  • Driven and can work with minimal supervision
  • Strong communication skills - both written and verbal
  • Ability to keep to tight deadlines and time manage self-effectively
  • Has an interest in e-commerce & knowledge of brands in the marketplace
  • Strong administrative skills
  • Highly organized and able to plan ahead
  • Flexibility and the ability to work under pressure
  • Can work in a team and alone
  • A relevant degree in commerce, marketing, or similar is required
  • 1-2 years work experience in a similar field

what's next?

First, 1) see our tips & tricks, and only then 2) apply here. If you impress us, await our call!

customer service agent (ndabeni, cape town)

about us

We are an online internet shop with our own website. We are easy to find: when you come onto the internet, take a left right after Google and type in OneDayOnly.co.za just before you hit Facebook or YouTube and get all distracted.

We have 7 followers on Google +.

We could really desperately use some reinforcements for our customer service team.

about you

You love helping people and know that an angry customer is just a golden opportunity. Hearing people say "Thanks! You're my hero for the day!" is what gets you out of bed in the morning.

Your typing skills are off the charts and typing errors are non-existent.

You're calm under pressure and able to think outside the box for a solution if necessary.

what you'll love

You get to do what you're great at, for a company you'll come to adore.

Our office comes with free internet and aircon, quality work colleagues, plus some available space in the fridge for your RedBull.

salary

Market related, based on experience.

requirements / skillz:

  • matric
  • knowledge of customer service principles and practices
  • Excellent use of grammar (NOT negotiable – testing will be done)
  • knowledge of relevant computer applications
  • ability to type fast and accurately
  • knowledge of administrative procedures
  • Hardworking, fast paced and all round performer
  • Minimum of 2 years customer service experience
  • Minimum of 2 years customer service experience within eCommerce

responsibilities include:

  • deal directly with customers either by telephone, correspondence or electronically
  • respond promptly to customer inquiries
  • handle and resolve customer complaints
  • obtain and evaluate all relevant information to handle product and service inquiries
  • direct requests and unresolved issues to the designated resource
  • record details of inquiries, comments and complaints, where necessary
  • record details of actions taken, where necessary
  • follow up on customer tickets logged against your name
  • maintain applied KPI levels

Key Competencies

  • interpersonal skills
  • efficient and accurate typing skills (minimum 45 wpm)
  • communication skills - verbal and written needs to be exceptional
  • listening & observation skills
  • problem analysis and problem-solving, with high tolerance to stress
  • attention to detail and accuracy
  • data collection and ordering
  • customer service orientation at the highest level
  • adaptability, highly initiative, customer focused, driven, outgoing, team orientated

what's next?

First, 1) see our tips & tricks, and only then 2) apply here. If you impress us, await our call!

junior systems and training manager (woodstock, cape town)

about us

We’re looking for an analytical individual with drive, great communication skills, and excellent admin skills to fill this assistant role..

We sell different products every day. Those products find their way onto our website courtesy of our highly skilled buying team. Every so often the team needs guidance on how to do things properly, and when to do things differently..

about you

Your creative problem-solving skills stand out from the crowd. You're an organizer of note and pay excellent attention to detail. Taking direction, multitasking and prioritising effectively come naturally to you..

what you'll love

You get to do what you're great at, for a company you'll come to adore.

Our office comes with free internet and aircon, a pool table and a (pretty) well-stocked bar, plus some pretty cool colleagues you'll get to call your friends.

Also, if you play your cards right, you may have large quantities of free "samples" sent your way.

salary

Based on experience.

responsibilities include:

  • Provide support to the Systems and Training Manager
  • Maintain strong relationships with the buying team and understand processes relating to their work roles
  • Understand and be able to work in the OneDayOnly backend platforms
  • Enjoy balancing numerous responsibilities at once and can shift focus at a moment’s notice
  • Flexible to handle emerging issues
  • Assist upper management with reporting by compiling all findings, updating records and utilising spreadsheets
  • Support management in setting up meetings, assisting with relevant meeting preparations and sending follow up correspondence
  • Update and compile SOPs (company procedures, policies and practices)

requirements/skillz:

  • A relevant degree in Commerce, Marketing, or similar is required
  • Expert in Google Suites and Microsoft Office (especially Excel)
  • Resourceful and innovative
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong analytical and numerical skills
  • Willingness to learn and grow
  • Driven and able to work with minimal supervision
  • Highly organized and able to plan ahead
  • Can work both in a team and alone
  • Ability to think of the big picture
  • Ability to demonstrate leadership skills
  • Proactive
  • Technical ability to see foresee problems and put relevant procedures in place
  • 1-2 years work experience in a similar field

what's next?

First, 1) see our tips & tricks, and only then 2) apply here. If you impress us, await our call!

Quality Control Co-Ordinator (woodstock, cape town)

about us

We sell products, and those products find their way onto our website courtesy of our highly skilled buying team. Sometimes buyers need a second eye to ensure deal quality is up to OneDayOnly standard.

We're looking for an individual that is meticulous, astounding memory, and has a hawk-eye for detail..

about you

You are a structured, perfectionist who enjoys routine, Ability to spot errors and strive for flawless results.

Ability to spot errors and strive for flawless results. You have extremely high standards and its all about the end result. You constantly spot mistakes when others don’t see any..

what you'll love

You get to do what you're great at, for a company you'll come to adore.

Our office comes with free internet and air-con, a pool table and a (pretty) well-stocked bar, plus some available space in the fridge for your Red Bull.

salary

Based on experience.

responsibilities include:

  • Check consistency across the platform
  • Deep understanding of SOP and processes
  • Provide support to the overall company regarding quality and accuracy )
  • Strong administrative skills and organised
  • Understand & be able to work in the OneDayOnly backend platforms
  • Work with data from multiple brands and products and be able to interpret this
  • information to make informed decisions

requirements/skillz:

  • Logic and attention to detail
  • Thorough and accuracy
  • Sound memory (remember incredibly random detail)
  • Solid general knowledge
  • Strong analytical and numerical skills
  • Driven and can work with minimal supervision
  • Strong communication skills - both written and verbal
  • Can work in a team and alone
  • Tertiary education
  • 1-2 years work experience in a similar field/li>

what's next?

First, 1) see our tips & tricks, and only then 2) apply here. If you impress us, await our call!

Head of Marketing (woodstock, cape town)

about us

Between Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and our loyal subscribers and customers, we have over 1 million friends, fans and strangers, all waiting to be engaged..

about you

We’re looking for someone who is highly motivated and is who is skilled in both old and new school marketing.

AYou will need a full understanding of all positions within the marketing team and the ability to build on and develop existing strategies and tactics. You should be a leader and strategic thinker, balancing managing day-to-day marketing functions with big picture business marketing goals.

what you'll love

Staff discounts on top of already great savings..

Our office comes with free internet and air-con, a pool table and a (pretty) well-stocked bar, plus some available space in the fridge for your Red Bull.

salary

Based on experience.

responsibilities include:

  • Crafting strategies for all Marketing teams including digital, brand and creative.
  • Creating and executing against a strong marketing strategy while optimizing our online presence
  • Developing, executing and optimizing our marketing strategy and analysing and reporting on the performance to ensure we reach target metrics and achieve a high ROI on our marketing efforts
  • Preparing and managing monthly, quarterly and annual budgets for the Marketing department
  • Setting, monitoring and reporting on team goals
  • Using market and competitive research to segment and define target markets and implement market-penetrating strategies.
  • Attending relevant industry events and acting as a brand ambassador.
  • Working closely with the sales team to ensure that we achieve our sales goals and optimize lead generation, while building a pipeline through integrated marketing campaigns.
  • Ensuring sign-off from stakeholders (radio, TV, PR, digital)

requirements/skillz:

  • Tertiary education in marketing
  • Proven ability to recruit, motivate, develop and lead a team (both in office and remote).
  • Understanding of marketing landscape, concepts, and terminology.
  • A minimum of 5 years experience as a Marketing Manager / Head of Marketing.
  • Strong affiliation to systems, utilizing them to increase productivity in line with the business strategy.
  • A clear strategic mind, to see the bigger picture and execute into manageable steps.
  • Ability to juggle multiple projects and shifting priorities in a fast-paced, ever-changing environment, while meeting stringent deadlines.
  • Strong people and communication skills (need to feel comfortable pushing back on unrealistic requests and deadlines)
  • Strong time management and organisational skills.
  • Strong decision-making, problem-solving and prioritization skills are essential./li>
  • Team management experience./li>

what's next?

First, 1) see our tips & tricks, and only then 2) apply here. If you impress us, await our call!

midweight graphic designer (woodstock, cape town)

about us

We are an online internet shop with our own website. We are easy to find: when you come onto the internet, take a left right after Google and type in OneDayOnly.co.za just before you hit Facebook or YouTube and get all distracted..

about you

You love all things design and, although you won't admit it, you died a little inside when you heard that Microsoft had killed off Paint after 33 glorious years.

You work well in a team and you're friendly and outgoing.

what you'll love

Making sure our page looks sharp and campaigns are on point.

Working with some very skilled individuals.

Staff discounts on top of ludicrously affordable products.

salary

Based on experience.

responsibilities include:

  • Creative thinking and brainstorming to produce new ideas and concepts.
  • Consistently excellent design for static and animated material to promote deals and campaigns
  • Fluid and timeous rollout of campaign elements
  • Image deep-etching and compilation
  • Sourcing, editing and retouching of lifestyle and product images
  • Image retouching

requirements/skillz:

  • Relevant design diploma/degree
  • Good foundation in design principles
  • Advanced Photoshop and InDesign skills
  • Excellent deep etching and retouching skills
  • Strong eye for typography, colour and hierarchy
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to multi-task and good time management skills
  • Work in a collaborative team environment as well as independently
  • Self-motivated, well organised and able to meet tight deadlines
  • Strong work ethic and accountability./li>
  • Friendly and outgoing./li>

what's next?

First, 1) see our tips & tricks, and only then 2) apply here. If you impress us, await our call!

junior graphic designer (woodstock, cape town)

about us

With a combination of strong professionalism and quirky brand tone, we are the perfect place for a junior designer to quickly hone their skills. We work on fast-paced and exciting projects, ranging from banner rollout to video conceptualisation.

about you

You're a wildly talented young designer looking for your start in the real world. You're ready to jump right in, make mistakes, learn a ton and ultimately take the brand's visual identity to the next level.

You work well in a team and you're friendly and outgoing.

what you'll love

Learning on the job from some of the most creative individuals in the game.

Staff discounts on top of ludicrously affordable products.

salary

Based on experience.

responsibilities include:

  • Strong understanding of the brand to build on the existing content
  • Rollout of any and all campaign content (digital banners, pages, mailers, and video assets)
  • Participation in brainstorms and creative sessions
  • Sourcing, editing and retouching of lifestyle and product images
  • Image deep-etching and compilation
  • Creative thinking to produce new ideas and concepts

requirements/skillz:

  • Relevant design diploma/degree
  • Good foundation in design principles
  • Experience using Photoshop is essential
  • Excellent deep etching and retouching skills
  • Strong eye for typography, colour and hierarchy – as well as attention to detail
  • Work in a collaborative team environment as well as independently
  • Self-motivated and well-organised with effective time-management skills to meet tight deadlines
  • Friendly and outgoing

what's next?

First, 1) see our tips & tricks, and only then 2) apply here. If you impress us, await our call!

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