Candidates should be a matric student needing to Job Shadow, or student studying towards, or have successfully completed studies towards the Chartered Accountant (South Africa) CA (SA) qualification (qualifications include a BCom and post graduate qualification in Accounting or equivalent at any SAICA accredited university).
PWC Youth Opportunities
As a student or graduate there are several exciting opportunities within the PwC family.
From vacation work that will help you put the theory you learn into practice, through to training contracts that will help you become a registered chartered accountant, there are lots of great opportunities available.
You may apply for a training contract at any stage from first year through to final year, however your training contract will only commence the year following successful completion of your Honours/CTA,
2020 Consulting Graduate Programme
The following qualifications are considered (with a preference for Honours Graduates):
- Engineering – all specialisations
- Finance and Accounting
- Computational and Applied Mathematics / Mathematics
- Computer Science
- Information Technology
- Industrial & Organisational Psychology / Human Resources / Labour Relations
- Business Science
Strategy & Graduate Program 2020
- Honours or master’s degree from a leading university (preferred) in Engineering, Commerce, Mathematics and Science
IT Risk Assurance 2020
You will need a strong academic background and one or more of the following qualifications:
- Honours degree in Information Systems, Management Accounting or Accounting
- Bachelor of Commerce degree in Accounting, IT, Information Systems, Management Accounting or Accounting
Job Shadow Programme 2019 – Cape Town (June 2019)
Job Shadow Programme 2019 – Cape Town (October 2019)
To apply for job shadowing:
Be a learner in Grade 10, 11 or 12 who is interested in a career as a chartered accountant.
Your subjects must include Mathematics and English (Maths Literacy does not qualify).
Have a minimum of 60% in Pure Maths.
Preferably participate in extramural activities.
Training Contract 2024 – East London
Forensic Graduate Program – Johannesburg
Training Contract 2020 Mafikeng/ Lichtenburg
Training Contract 2020 – Kimberley
Our graduate training programme is underpinned by a development framework that broadens and deepens your knowledge. You’ll learn from hands-on coaching and an outstanding variety of work. You’ll gain business, personal and technical skills you can use across the business and throughout your career.
Skills required include: obtaining consistent passes in all subjects from first year through to final year, proficiency in English, good communication and interpersonal skills, drive, determination, leadership potential, deadline driven, keen attention to detail, logical thinking,
Participating in extramural activities at school and/or university will be advantageous,
You will be expected to progress steadily throughout the three years in order to qualify as a CA(SA), 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.
A training contract is a learnership contract with a registered training office.
During your traineeship you will be able to put into practice the theory you have learned at university.
You will be working in a challenging business environment, travelling to clients on most days, and you will interact with people on various levels.
NB: Do not pay for any job placement, a job cannot be sold. The job has to pay you not the other way round.