How To Apply

  • Click on the vacancy and read the entire job spec carefully.
  • Ensure that you have the required qualifications, experience and personal skills that the position is asking for.
  • Check that your salary expectation matches the package offered.
  • Complete the application questionnaire and do not leave any fields blank.
  • Include only the attachments that you are asked for, we will contact you directly should additional documents/certificates be required.

SAIPA Trainee Accountant

Location: Northern Suburbs, Western Cape

Ref: LRF24001

Type: Permanent

Industry: Financial

A well-respected and progressive firm of chartered accountants in the Northern Suburbs of Cape Town is recruiting for a candidate wishing to commence the SAIPA articles.

The ideal candidate will be graduates and postgraduates who have completed an Accounting/Auditing degree at an accredited university.

The firm is well-established and are committed to offering their clients quality service and outstanding business solutions. Their commitment to setting high standards in the industry has resulted in the firm being highly regarded in the local business community.

The firm is looking for a self-confident individual with a completed accounting degree, who likes to work as part of a team, but is also willing to take initiative and capable of working independently.


  • BCom Accounting,
  • B Accounting or similar degree
  • Computer literacy·        
  • Ability to work in a team·        
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Driver’s licence and own transport

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Produce client reports
  • Perform accounting work
  • Perform audit work
  • Complete tax returns
  • Finalise an audit file and propose an audit opinion
  • Manage personal performance
  • Work effectively in teams
  • Uphold ethics and values and act with integrity
  • Write clearly and succinctly
  • Set clear objectives and plan activities
  • Work productively and in a challenging environment

Salary:  R12k - R14k p/month.



  • Ensure you meet all the requirements
  • Complete all the requested information below
  • Remember to attach your CV
  • Once your application has been made, you will receive a generic e-mail to confirm the receipt of your application
  • Only short-listed  candidates will be contacted
  • Should you not be contacted by a consultant within 2 weeks, please consider your application as unsuccessful.