PwC South Africa: Administrative Finance Internship Programme

PwC is opening its Administrative Finance Internship Programme to applications from suitably qualified candidates. Read on below for details about this internship opportunity.

PriceWaterhouseCoopers, commonly known as PwC, is a London-based, professional services provider boasting a wide global footprint. The company is one of the largest professional services providers in the world offering quality accounting, tax and assurance services.

It belongs to one of the four largest auditing firms and its accounting services is considered by experts as the best in the world for seven straight years. For three years, it has stayed on top as the best North American firm to work in.

The company employs 236,000 professionals distributed in 156 countries all over the world. PwC South Africa is one of 743 locations and operates a total of 21 offices in South Africa with a workforce of 5,066 employees. In South Africa, PwC’s head office is located in Waterfall City.

PwC SA: Administrative Finance Internship Programme

The incumbent will be gain exposure in the financial sector, within the Internal Firm Services f the company. This will enable the Finance Intern to support PwC’s internal finance functions such as financial reporting and planning, data analysis and providing assistance to organizational leaders with overall strategy. Focus will be on capturing and analyzing financial transactions, receiving and paying invoices, managing ledger accounts of financial statements and preparation of analyzed and reconciled bills for fraud detection.

The administrative function of the Finance Intern is to support PwC’s engagement teams starting from the strategy to execution phase. The intern will need to successfully complete 18 months of related Workplace Learning to obtain a National Diploma qualification.

Furthermore, the intern will gain training and exposure in the following:

  • Financial Accounting
  • Management and Cost Accounting
  • Business Management and Entrepreneurship
  • Computerized Financial Systems

Other duties and responsibilities include:

  • Appointment scheduling
  • Dealing with creditors and debtors
  • Petty cash management
  • Wage and salary journal management
  • Payroll and bookkeeping using pastel
  • Stock cards
  • Banking
  • Standard costing
  • Job cards
  • Using Excel spreadsheets

Career Options

PwC does not guarantee permanent employment at the end of the Finance Internship Programme.

Requirements or Eligibility

To qualify for the PwC Administrative: Finance Internship Programme, applicants must meet the following minimum requirements:

  • Completed Grade 12 with N6 Financial Management qualification
  •  ACI candidates in line with the company’s Transformation Agenda preferred but not a requirement
  • Computer literate
  • Effective communication skills
  • Highly motivated
  • Possesses keen eye for detail
  • Able to multi-task
  • Proactive and results driven
  • Highly analytical

Click here to view the PwC SA Administrative: Finance Internship Programme

How to Apply

If you meet the programme’s minimum requisites and would like to apply, click here to create an account and start the application process.

Opening and Closing Date

No deadline for submission of applications has been set as of this writing.

Contact Information

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  • Reply Thuliwe Mila September 17, 2019 at 1:24 pm

    Good Day, I hold My N6 Certificate in Financial Management and I am currently looking for an In-service training in order for me to obtain My Diploma in Financial Management I would be grateful if i can get an opportunity for In-service training.

  • Reply TIYISELANI GAIN HLUNGWANI August 15, 2019 at 8:36 am


    • Reply Jerome August 15, 2019 at 9:25 am

      Hi! Look for the “How to Apply” section of this article where you will find a link to click on.
      Thanks and good luck!

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