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2021 1st Year Trainee Accountant - Financial Services

The Programme

The Trainee Accountant is a position for a 2021 first-year trainee wanting to start their training contract within the BDO Financial Services (FS) division. The training contract will ensure that you achieve the SAICA competencies to register as a Chartered Accountant and equip you with specialist expertise and experience in Banking, Insurance, Investment Management and, fund industries.

As a BDO Financial Services professional, you’ll work in a fast-paced, innovative and driven environment, helping to drive BDO’s growth as we continue to build our FS business, through delivering exceptional service to clients.

  • Exposure and specialization in the financial services sector, which includes banking, asset management, stockbroking, investment management, funds, and insurance companies.
  • Hands-on experience with clients and management.
  • Open door policy with managers and partners.
  • Innovative and disruptive thinking.
  • A supportive environment that is focused on skills development and professionalism.

What You Will Do

  • Participate primarily in the financial statement audits of clients within the financial services sector.

Required Skills and Abilities

  • Honours / PGDA / CTA or equivalent level qualification at a SAICA recognised University.
  • A passion for Financial Markets and eagerness to specialize within the Financial Services sector.
  • Keen willingness to learn and bring energy and aspiration to a growing and innovative team.
  • Strong technical ability.
  • High level of attention to detail and analytical and problem-solving abilities.
  • Ability to communicate effectively.
  • Ability to relate to clients.
  • Ability to apply sound professional judgment.
  • Demonstrate a commitment to self-development and growth.
  • Ability to work within diverse teams.
  • Strong organizational ability.
Closed a year ago
Closed a year ago
  • Job type:Graduate Jobs
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  • Locations:

    Johannesburg (South Africa)

  • Closing Date:16th May 2020, 6:00 pm


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