Trainee Accountant (SAIPA & CIMA) 2021

Location: Somerset West

Ref: LRF20097

Type: Permanent

Industry: Financial

3-year SAIPA traineeships and CIMA traineeships are available to Graduates who have completed an Accounting/Auditing degree at university.

This well-established accounting practice located in Somerset West, is seeking to employ a Trainee Accountant that would like to complete their articles.  

The firm is looking for a 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.

The appointee will be responsible for the performing of various functions within the business and will report directly to the partners.


  • BAccounting-programme/ BAccHons degree/ BCom Management/ Accounting/Postgraduate Diploma in Accounting Sciences/Postgraduate Diploma in Applied Accounting Sciences
  • Computer literacy
  • Ability to work in a team
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Driver’s licence and own transport.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Produce client reports
  • Perform audit work
  • Complete tax returns
  • Finalize 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:  R9 000pm – R12000pm depending on qualification.



  • 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.