Post Grad Options: Deloitte TrAX Programme
Have you saved the date for the Annual Tax Students Conference taking place in May this year in Cape Town and Johannesburg? Deloitte southern Africa will be in attendance and on the lookout for some stand-out talent! Deloitte is one of Africa’s leading advisory firms, providing audit, consulting, financial advisory, risk management, tax and related services to select clients.
To get you ready, we asked Deloitte’s Talent Manager, Ilana Sachs, what they will be looking for in graduates.
The Tax Students conference will provide graduates with the ability to network with some of Africa’s leading firms with the aim of apply for – and receiving – spots on internship and graduate programmes. One such programme is the TrAX Graduate Programme offered by Deloitte.
To apply for this programme, not only will you need a strong academic track record with Honours in Accounting, Taxation or Economics, you will also need to be computer literate ( ie: know your way around Word, Excel, Power Point and Outlook!)
In addition to this, you’ll also need to have the following:
– Strong verbal and written communication skills (in English)
– Attention to detail
– Strong planning and organizational skills
– Self-starter with high energy levels
– Good time management
– Team player
So get ready and make sure you’re ready to impress!
More about the TrAX Graduate Programme:
TrAX is a Graduate Programme to assist graduates in the seamless integration into the Tax environment.
The programme is focused on giving candidates a broad perspective on various tax disciplines.
There will be an induction programme, providing you with the necessary knowledge and skills you will need to perform your role as a Junior Tax Consultant. During this time, you will be exposed to the Deloitte culture and gain a better understanding of Deloitte as a whole
Over the two year contract, there will be a secondment to some of the tax divisions of your choice:
– Corporate Tax
– Mergers & Acquisitions
– International Tax
– Transfer Pricing
– Customs & Global Trade
– Global Employer Services
– R&D and Government Grants and Incentives
For more information please visit the Deloitte Careers page: www.deloitte.com/za