Students that are now pursuing CA degree (Chartered Accountant) have chance to join PWC bursary program that is recently opened. That said, the bursary opportunity only for those qualified students from recognized university (SAICA) South African Institute of Chartered Accountants. As you join bursary program, you will gain experiences that related to business information system, estates and taxation, secretarial system, financial management, accounting, and auditing. Considering the program that is offered you can apply it online through the official career page, then fill the requested information and so on.
Not to mention, before applying for PWC bursary opportunity, pay attention toward your duties and responsibilities, (1) as the bursars you are obligated to join for about 3 years minimum training contract due to the completion of your post graduates with the firm, (2) the period of the bursary has possibility to be extended depend on the value of the bursary that you get or the period that you spend for the bursary,and (3) the training contract is a so called learnership program that is lasted for about 3 years, and within that time, you will be exposed with work-based environment that is related to the major that you take.
Within your learnership, here are things you will experience; (1) undergo clients’ audit procedures to display your opinion toward their financial records, (2) work together with the existing audit teams to afford deadline, (3) deal with common viable challenges within the industry, (4) involvement with people from multifarious backgrounds, (5) expand your skill as reliable chartered accountant, and many others. Joining PWC bursary opportunity, the benefits are not only about assisting you to access effortlessly education that you deserve in chartered accountant degree, but also to help you to win employment opportunity through the training contract that you obtain after you are accepted as the successful bursars at PWC.