Bursary holders are required to serve a three year (minimum) training contract with the firm on completion of their post-graduate studies while actively pursuing Certified Theory in Accounting (CTA) / qualifying exams toward Chartered Accountant (SA).
• This period may be extended depending on the value of the bursary awarded or the number of years for which the bursary is awarded.
• A training contract is a learnership contract for 3 years where you will be applying the theory learnt at university to the practical environment, including:
Performing audit procedures at clients to express an opinion on their financial records;
Working closely with audit teams to ensure client deadlines are met;
Working in a challenging business environment;
Interacting with people on various levels of experience;
Gaining a wealth of experience on best business practices;
Progressing steadily throughout the three years to qualify as a Chartered Accountant, this includes writing the qualifying exams and achieving the necessary core hours as prescribed by SAICA.
• Core experience obtained during your learnership includes auditing, accounting, financial management, secretarial systems, taxation and estates, business information systems.
PwC provides industry-focused assurance, tax and advisory services to build public trust and enhance value for its clients and their stakeholders. More than 184 000 people in 157 countries across our network share their thinking, experience and solutions to develop fresh perspectives and practical advice. BURSARIES Our bursary programme is available to students studying towards a Chartered Accountant (CA) degree at a South African Institute of Chartered Accountants (SAICA) -accredited university. Bursaries are awarded to high-performing, talented individuals. The programme also seeks to support qualifying students with financial need.
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