Private Property Culture and Careers

Private Property South Africa
Tevin Jina

Founded in 1998, Private Property is South Africa’s leading property website and a one-stop shop for property search. Using class-leading technology, we advertise property for sale and to rent from agents, developers, banks and private individuals. We don’t just list property, we also provide our users with all the information they need to make informed property decisions. We deliver the latest market news, expert advice, data and virtual neighbourhood tours to create a truly digital property marketplace.

Our Culture

At Private Property, our values define our culture. These values form the core of who we are as people and inform how we operate our business. Our culture is built on the following values:

Courageous | Fun | Creative | Respectful | Authentic | Excellent

These values give us purpose and direction as we strive to achieve great things together.

Working at Private Property

We understand that an awesome environment is an important part of working life. Our modern offices, with magnificent views of the city and ocean are both fun and functional. We’ve got a huge breakout area for our staff to relax and eat in, a table tennis table, flat screen TV’s and our own in-house barista. We also have regular social events that allow us to unwind, and get to know our colleagues on a more personal level. Our social calendar ends with an epic staff party.

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Our Teams

We invest in our people and help them to grow with us. We are proud of the calibre of our people and are successful because of them. We recognise and reward success and look for people who share our passion for innovation and excellence.

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Current Vacancies

KZN Vacancy - Private Sales Consultant

We are looking for an experienced Sales Consultant to join our KZN Sales team. The ideal candidate has at least two years’ work experience which includes direct exposure to the Sales and Customer care environment. We are looking for someone with exceptional administrative & organizational skills as well as a firm understanding of the online marketing game. The ideal candidate is a strong team player, is customer focused (people smart), driven (personally and professionally) and has a professional approach to the way in which they engage with both internal and external stakeholders. We are offering a market related basic plus commission and incentive target bonus structure for this position.

KZN Vacancy - Financial Manager

The vision for this role is to provide a stable, creative and high-functioning financial infrastructure to allow our business to move forward with confidence and sustainability. The role will require them to operate within 2 major teams; the Finance team – leading, mentoring and managing a small finance team and the Management team – being a part of a tightly knit strategic management team that guides and directs the vision of the business. The successful applicant has a CA(SA) qualification (CIMA a bonus). Has line management experience and is comfortable dealing with senior executives. We are offering a market related salary for this position.

KZN Vacancy - Chief Marketing Officer

The CMO position is a strategic and critical role for our business and will greatly contribute toward our Vision - To be South Africa’s most loved and trusted marketplace, giving people an awesome property experience. Private Property is currently strongest in the areas of client-facing operations and technology development. We need a consumer champion - someone to advocate for the real customer (the property shopper). The vision for this role is therefore to really understand the needs of the property shopper, help improve our offering, develop strong marketing campaigns to acquire new users to the platform and ultimately build a loved and trusted brand. This role requires strategic marketing (specifically digital) input at a high level as well as applying critical thinking in the direction of long term marketing campaigns and projects. The role also requires successfully leading the Marketing Department, while maintaining a seat at an Exco level. The ideal person will obviously need to naturally embody our core values but also needs to be an individual with energy, experience and a willingness to learn fast. They will need to speak to a portfolio of proven successful campaigns but most of all, be an individual willing to be accountable to and positively contribute towards our Vision.We are offering a market related salary for this position.

Johannesburg Vacancy - Attorney Sales Manager

We are looking for an Attorney Sales Manager's to join our National Sales Team. This role will be responsible for driving sales through scheduled meetings with attorneys and presenting Private Property products that would benefit their business. Other key responsibilities include canvassing for new attorney business, selling new products to existing attorneys and ensuring overall business growth and return on revenue. The ideal candidate is in possession of a valid driver's license and their own vehicle and has at least five years' experience in a Sales and Customer Service role. Remuneration package on offer is market-related.

KZN Vacancy - Business Analyst

We are looking for an experienced Business Analyst to join our IT Team. The successful applicant will have the opportunity to craft user experiences, design products and influence product decisions in various aspects of the business with the focus on desktop and mobile web. All applicants must have 3 to 5 years’ BA experience. UX is an integral part of this role. We are offering a market related package for this position.

KZN Vacancy - Infrastructure Manager

We are looking for an experienced and qualified Infrastructure Manager to join our IT Team. The main responsibility of the Infrastructure Manager is to manage the company’s data and implement up to date solutions across the IT Infrastructure. Successful applicant will be required to oversee the company’s technical staff and work closely with senior management to propose improvements to the business infrastructure and report progress on various projects. We are offering a market related package for this position.

*Should you be interested in any of the above vacancies, please send your CV through to

All applicants to be advised that contact will only be made with candidates who meet the necessary requirements for each position.

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