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Nozuko Mabunzi
Cape Peninsula University of Technologya year ago
Q:

@Wihann my Email address is [email protected]

Wihann Rabe
Mazarsa year ago
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I will pass it on to our recruitment officer who will be in contact with you.

Natalie Strobel
North-West Universitya year ago
Q:

Hi Mazars, 

 I have already signed with another employer, to whom I have bursary commitments with.

My sister is currently in grade 12, do you offer any programs​ that she could get involved in? She has applied to studying accounting next year

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Wihann Rabe
Mazarsa year ago
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Hi Natalie,

I am not sure i understand exactly what you are asking? Will she study full time at UJ? Are you refering to VAC work? We do offer VAC programs once a year in June / July. You can

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Michelle Williams
University of KwaZulu-Natala year ago
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Hi Mazars,

Thank you for this opportunity, I have been looking forward to chatting with you guys.

 

It is great to speak to people from your business and not just HR, we often meet HR people on Campus. 

My question is for Louise

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Louise Olivier
Mazarsa year ago
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Dear Michelle. Thank you very much for your message. Well, wish I could have called you and speak about it, as its so much I can tell you. I decided to do my articles at a medium

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Prianca Ramnarain
University of KwaZulu-Natala year ago
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Good day.

I intend to study CTA while doing articles.

I want to know more about the support(academic and financial if applicable) offered to students who are working and studying towards their CTA.

I would also like to know about VAC work

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Wihann Rabe
Mazarsa year ago
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Hi, we do offer bursaries for staff and also financial aid if necessary. We partner with NSOA to assist students with studies. First prize is to do CTA full time (if you are able to) because studying CTA and working

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Mandisa Mlitwa
University of KwaZulu-Natala year ago
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Hi again,

I've asked this question earlier ,

what average is mazars looking for in terms of recruiting?

I'm repeating some of my third year modules, will that be an issue as I have applied for the mazars training contract for 2018,

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Wihann Rabe
Mazarsa year ago
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Hi Mandisa this is evaluated on a case by case basis. Results are not the only thing we look at. That would create a one dimensional approach. Marks are important as this is an indicator of technical competence. However, soft

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Candis Jacobs
Stellenbosch Universitya year ago
Q:

Do you have any opportunities for Matriculants or high school graduates at Mazars? Or for those who would like to go into the business and finance fields? Where could one go to sign up for such an opportunity?

Candice Lategan
Mazarsa year ago
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Hi Candis. We do not have any formal programmes for high school graduates, but from time to time have positions available which requires minimal work experience. All candidates interested in pursuing a career at Mazars are welcome to register their

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Raushan Jeram
University of Cape Towna year ago
Q:

@Wihann thank you for the response ... what does success look like in this position?

Wihann Rabe
Mazarsa year ago
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Success is defined within. Your success depends on your own goals. If you are a qualified CA(SA), the opportunities in audit and commerce are endless.

Nozuko Mabunzi
Cape Peninsula University of Technologya year ago
Q:

Hi, I have a BTech in Internal Auditing and I am based in Cape Town. I would like to apply for an Internal Auditing graduate position.

Wihann Rabe
Mazarsa year ago
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We do have internal audit department. You can contact us directly or have a look on our e-recruitment site for available positions. We will always consider good CV's. You can forward you CV to us and we will forward it

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Esther Lukusa
a year ago
Q:

Good day,

This is Esther again, Do you only recruit students who are doing their CTA? or do you also recruit students who are still doing their third year who are studying on a part-time basis?

Wihann Rabe
Mazarsa year ago
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We recruit at all levels of studying. We have students doing their articles whilst completing their undergrad. You can also apply now already for future article positions as well. We do get a lot of applications for students who is

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Cameron Ethan Jansen
University of The Western Capea year ago
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Good day

I applied for a Mazars training Contract for 2019 a few months ago. However, i have still received no feedback. Will be doing CTA next year.

Candice Lategan
Mazarsa year ago
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Hi Cameron. Thank you for your interest in joining Mazars. We are in the process of considering all candidates who have applied, and will be in touch with you in due course. If you have not yet received feedback from

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Mandisa Mlitwa
University of KwaZulu-Natala year ago
Q:

I'd like to ask if Mazars will hold any vac works during the December holidays at Johannesburg ?

Candice Lategan
Mazarsa year ago
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Hi Mandisa. We do not offer a formal vacation programme in December however, Louise has passed your contact details on to our graduate recruitment specialist in our Johannesburg office, and she will be in contact with you in due course.

Candis Jacobs
Stellenbosch Universitya year ago
Q:

Based on the answer to my previous question, Mazars seems like a good place to start a career. Do you have any opportunities for engineering graduates?

Candice Lategan
Mazarsa year ago
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Hi Candis. Mazars is indeed a great firm to work for. We do not have specific graduate programmes for Engineering graduates, however we do have opportunities in our Business Sustainability and our Corporate Finance departments. Should you wish to pursue

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Mandisa Mlitwa
University of KwaZulu-Natala year ago
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@Louise I would really appreciate that please check, I chose the Johannesburg office, and my email address is [email protected]

I've done my research on the firm and met some of the trainees during our career exhibition earlier this year and they

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Louise Olivier
Mazarsa year ago
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Thank you very much Mandisa. I will contact Lucille now and cc you in. Have a great day.

Mandisa Mlitwa
University of KwaZulu-Natala year ago
Q:

I have applied for the Mazars training contract and will be doing my CTA part via Unisa , does Mazars offer financial Assistance for the studies ?

Louise Olivier
Mazarsa year ago
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Dear Mandisa Thank you very much for showing interest in Mazars. Some offices do offer financial assistance to candidates. Please can you let me know for which office you applied, I can then contact that office and

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Esther Lukusa
a year ago
Q:

Good day,

My name is Esther Lukusa, I am a graduate from the University of the Witwatersrand. I have worked as a trainee accountant at PKF(VGA) Chartered accountants from April 2017 to August 2017. I would like to transfer my articles

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Wihann Rabe
Mazarsa year ago
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Hi Esther,

You can have a look at the requirements here: http://mazars.erecruit.co.za/candidateapp/Jobs/View/170622-1/Trainee_Accountant_%28CA%29_SA_-_Cape_Town_2020

Regards,

Wihann

Sinenzolo Tsewu
Rhodes Universitya year ago
Q:

Good day

I would like to know whether there will be vac work in any of the Eastern Cape offices this December, or next year. I would like to first familiarise myself with the firm before I sign a contract.

Louise Olivier
Mazarsa year ago
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Dear Sinenzolo

Thank you very much for your question. Please send me your e-mail address, I will then send it on to the HR officer in those offices. I agree with you, one should definitely do VAC work to

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Keitumetse Makume
University of South Africaa year ago
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Hi, I just wrote an FI exam last week which is a special exam Unisa has introduced for students who are left with 1 module to graduate.  Now what I would like to know is would you advice me to

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Louise Olivier
Mazarsa year ago
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Dear Keitumetse

Thank you very much for your question. I would definitely advise you to start applying. Some offices also take in undergraduate students, so even worst case scenario (which I doubt it will, since you only have one

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Mandisa Mlitwa
University of KwaZulu-Natala year ago
Q:

what average is mazars looking for in terms of recruiting?

I"m repeating some of my third year modules, will that be an issue as I have applied for the mazars training contract?

Louise Olivier
Mazarsa year ago
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Dear Mandisa

Thank you very much for your question. Would you mind please explaining to me what you mean in terms of id? Then I will try to help you. Have a great day.

Raushan Jeram
University of Cape Towna year ago
Q:

What is the career trajectory for the Trainee Accountant role?

Wihann Rabe
Mazarsa year ago
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Hi - if you plan to become a CA(SA) you have to do accredited training contract either in audit or in commerce. If you do the audit route you can always move to commerce afterwards or stay in audit and

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Candis Jacobs
Stellenbosch Universitya year ago
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Hi, I am a Engineering graduate and am interested in Mazars. Could you please elaborate on the difference between Mazars and some of the other big firms, and why I should consider Mazars.

Candice Lategan
Mazarsa year ago
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Hi Candis. Thank you for your enquiry. Although Mazars may be a medium-sized firm, we are one of the largest audit, tax and advisory firms in South Africa. Graduates working at Mazars will receive broad exposure to multiple clients in

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Omolemo Ditinti
University of Pretoriaa year ago
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Hi I obtained a degree in Financial Sciences and wish to take a bridging course with Unisa to take the CA route, can I still apply for one of your opportunities in this regard?

Louise Olivier
Mazarsa year ago
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Dear Omolemo

Thank you very much for your question. You can definitely apply for opportunities. Some of our offices do offer 4 and 5 year trainee contracts (if you do bridging courses). You are welcome to view our

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Raushan
a year ago
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Hi everyone, and a wam welcome from the GradConnection team!

Mazars will be online shortly to answer your questions and tell you more about the company, the graduate programme, and what kind of student they're looking for.

We're looking forward

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Jen van Heerden
Mazarsa year ago
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Welcome all - we'll start at 1pm - looking forward to some great questions!

Lucky Pule
University of Johannesburga year ago
Q:

Good day

I am currently doing my Post Graduate Diploma in Accounting (non-CA) at UJ. I have an exceptional academic record.

I am planning to switch to CA-Stream next year as a part time student which is going to take me 2

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Louise Olivier
Mazarsa year ago
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Dear Lucky It is great that you have such amazing results. Hard work pays off. Some of our offices do take in undergraduates or graduates (without CTA), so its best for you to let me know what office

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joel vuma
University of Vendaa year ago
Q:

Where is Mamazars in gauteng, because i want to come for job exhibition

Candice Lategan
Mazarsa year ago
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Hi Joel. Our offices are based in Melrose Estate, Johannesburg. Our physical address is Mazars House, 54 Glenhove Road,

Melrose Estate, Johannesburg 2196. You are welcome to contact our Gauteng offices on 011 547 4000.

Granny Vuyelwa Nzunzu
University of Johannesburga year ago
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I am a 3rd year student, doing taxation 300 then i will be able to obtain my bachelors of accounting qualification. I started my degree in 2012 and have failed twice both in my second year and third year. I

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Candice Lategan
Mazarsa year ago
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Hi Granny. Thank you for your enquiry. We do indeed recruit Trainee Accoutants who choose to complete their post-graduate qualification part-time. Please log on to our graduate recruitment portal in order to submit a formal application, and we will be

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