Rhino Africa- Rates/Data Specialist Job in Cape Town, Gardens

By | November 17, 2016

Rhino Africa- Rates/Data Specialist Job in Cape Town, Gardens

Rhino Africa – Rates/Data Specialist Job Opportunity in Cape Town, Gardens Nov 2016


Jobs opening : Rates/Data Specialist Work in South Africa November 2016


Recruitment Vacancy : Rhino Africa Employment 2016

Remuneration: Basic salary
Location: Cape Town, Gardens
Education level: Diploma
Job level: Junior
Job policy: Employment Equity position, Disabled position


Job description

Rhino Africa is Africa’s leading online travel company. From its incredible offices in Cape Town and London, it promotes safari and wildlife destinations across Africa and Asia. It shares an incredible passion for the world of travel and everything digital and is excited to share its passion with you.

It’s seeking a full-time rates and data specialist to join its product team. As an ideal candidate you have an interest and some relevant experience in the tourism industry. You will be in charge of capturing rates and supporting information from various travel suppliers in our reservation system, for its consultants to quote clients.

Your role covers a broad range of responsibilities, which include but are not limited to the following

  • Capturing rates accurately according to the rate sheets provided by suppliers
  • Updating rates on a regular basis and (if required) calculating rates accurately
  • Working with the sales team to resolve rates-related challenges in daily operations
  • Working with the product team to maintain rates-related information
  • Ensuring that rates and supporting information have been captured correctly
  • Learning and understanding everything about rates within the travel industry

Benefits include

  • Uncomplicated flat hierarchies, a culture of open and direct communication and honest feedback
  • Competitive salary and 20 days paid vacation
  • Office space in the heart of Cape Town, one of the world’s top destinations
  • The Rhino Cafe, offering subsidised freshly ground coffee and gourmet meals



  • Matric exemption with excellent results in maths and science
  • Graduate of a reputable university
  • One to two years of experience in a data-orientated industry is preferred
  • You are motivated to complete specific tasks within a limited time frame
  • You work in an accurate and timely manner
  • You thrive in a high-performance environment
  • You have a sound mathematical understanding (of cost price, selling price, margin, percentages, etc.) and enjoy working with numbers
  • Previous experience with data capturing systems (such as TravelLogic or Globe Track) is a big plus
  • Numerically and analytically minded

Preference will be given to PDI candidates.

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