SAICA Trainee Position: Centurion
Closing date for applications: 30 September 2020

Audit/Accounting        EA/PTA/2020        September 2020

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Brief Description of this Job

As a member of the External Audit service line, you will make valuable contributions to audit engagements and internal projects. You are encouraged to establish relationships on existing engagements. Your work will be expected to be of a high quality and will be reviewed by the senior on the team.

Application Requirements

  • Grade 12
  • Studying towards a BCom: Accounting/Accounting Science Degree

Key Responsibilities

  • Participate in audit engagements and executing the work plan
  • Work effectively as a team member, sharing responsibility & providing support
  • Communicating and updating senior team members on progress
  • Develop and maintain productive working relationships with clients
  • Select appropriate accounting frameworks and policies
  • Accounts for the entity’s transactions, including non-routine transactions

Skills and Behavioural Attributes

  • Self-motivated and energetic
  • Willingness to be developed
  • Excellent communication skills (verbal and written)
  • Display levels of patience and understanding
  • Adaptability and flexibility
  • Responsibility and accountability
  • Team player, approachable, receptive to feedback from others
  • Ability to work in a pressurised environment
  • Prioritising, ability to manage time effectively
  • Good listening skills, actively clarifying what has been communicated to ensure understanding
  • Integrity, honesty and confidentiality
  • Assertive, able to handle conflict
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Ability to work in a culturally diverse environment