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Yajna Chunilall
Durban University of Technology22 days ago
Q:

Hi,

Trust you are well.

What are the requirements for the internal audit graduate programme and for the vacation work?

Thank you for replying.

Vedana Ragubeer
Mazars22 days ago
A:

Hi Yajna,

We consider all candidates who studying towards an Internal Audit qualification. We look for well-rounded students who are motivated to do well academically and who have interests outside of their studies. This would include involvement in student societies on

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Siya Kande
University of KwaZulu-Natal22 days ago
Q:

Good afternoon to the Mazars team

Do you visit all of the universities to showoff the Mazars company to students and when will you be coming to the university of KZN? thank you

Essaivani Munsamy
Mazars22 days ago
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Dear Siya,

Thank you for your question. We will be attending the Accounting Profession Day.

Kind regards,

Nomsa Rabie
Stellenbosch University22 days ago
Q:

Good day,

Does Mazars only look at academic results? There are some courses that I did not do that well in but I am hard-working and I know I can be a success. What else does Mazars look at when

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Louise Olivier
Mazars22 days ago
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Hi Nomsa

Thank you for interest in Mazars.

We consider all candidates who studying towards a CA(SA) qualification, although look for certain attributes expressed in each application. We look for well-rounded students who are motivated to do well academically and who have

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Sasha Naidoo
22 days ago
Q:

Hi Mazars team! I am a second year student. I was wondering whether Mazars offer any vac work/internships?

Rhamuna Bambo
Mazars22 days ago
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Hi Sasha

Yes we do. Which office are you looking to apply for vac work?

Please keep an eye on our website. We usually do the programme during the university holiday period when the students won't have classes.

You can apply online at

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Calvyn Wessels
University of Cape Town22 days ago
Q:

Hi Mazars,

I am interested in applying to Mazars but I wanted to know what is the benefits for working for a medium-sized firm instead of going to one of the big 4? Will I get the same opportunities at

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Rhamuna Bambo
Mazars22 days ago
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Good afternoon Calvyn

Well we often hear from our trainees that they like the medium sized firm, because you get exposed to more at a faster pace. This is because we are smaller than the big 4 firms. Our second year

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Intikhab Khan
University of South Africa22 days ago
Q:

Good day,

I trust that you are well.

BACKGROUND:

I am currently completing my CTA level 1 this year through UNISA.

I plan on applying for the Mazars 2020 SAICA training contract, once I receive my final results for CTA level 1 which is

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Vedana Ragubeer
Mazars22 days ago
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Hi Intikihab,

Thank you for your interest in our firm. Unfortunately you will have to be registered for CTA Level 2 in order to apply for articles starting in 2020.

Lebohang Lorraine Mokoatsi
University of South Africa23 days ago
Q:

Good day.  

I am Lebohang Mokoatsi, a Bcompt management accounting graduate and currently a finance intern.  I am interested in joining the mazars trainee article clerk. I have been applying but no luck, so what are the minimum requirements i

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Louise Olivier
Mazars22 days ago
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Hi Lebohang

Thank you for your application.

We consider all candidates who are studying towards a SAICA-accredited qualification, with the aim of qualifying as a CA(SA); this is a minimum requirement.

At Unisa the course is a Bachelor of Accounting Sciences

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Lebogang Mndawu
University of South Africa23 days ago
Q:

Hi Mazars

Am currently writing my last exams with Unisa studying Accounting science specialising in Taxation. I want to know of any opportunities available for me at Mazars.

Louise Olivier
Mazars22 days ago
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Hi Lebogang

Thank you for your interest in Mazars.

At this stage, we only offer SAICA training contracts at our all our offices, and SAIPA training contract at certain offices. We do have junoir Tax positions on an ad hoc basis,

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andisiwe adore mbete
University of Johannesburg23 days ago
Q:

Hi Mazars,

I know just like any other company there are certain qualities and academic performance that you expect from all your employees but tell me, as someone who applies for your grad programmes each year, what are the qualities

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Louise Olivier
Mazars22 days ago
A:

Hi Andisiwe

Thank you for interest in Mazars.

We consider all candidates who studying towards a CA(SA) qualification, although look for certain attributes expressed in each application. We look for well-rounded students who are motivated to do well academically and who

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Kgolagano Randy Ramoipone
North-West University23 days ago
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Hi there. I saw a job post for 2019 articles abouy four weeks ago, i applied for it but did not get any response. I would like to know if its still available and it is actually for this year,

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Rhamuna Bambo
Mazars22 days ago
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Good day Kgolagona

Can you remember for which Mazars office it was? I represent the Port Elizabeth Office and we have completed our intake for 2019. We don't usually take on trainees mid-year (unless we need extra hands in the department)

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Calvin Muzemba
University of South Africa23 days ago
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Thank you for this privilege of interacting with you. My question is, do you recruit foreign nationals with valid documents and Saica accredited degrees. I have a Bcompt with Unisa and currently doing CTA for the first time this year

Rhamuna Bambo
Mazars22 days ago
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Hi Calvin

Hope you are well. All applications are welcome. However it is a requirement of the Department of Labour that we first look at all our South African applications before we look at foreign national applications. If we do take

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Makhosini Nkomo
University of Johannesburg23 days ago
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Good morning, i currently hold a Bcom Finance Degree from the University of Johannesburg, I am looking for opportunities for Finance Graduates.

Louise Olivier
Mazars22 days ago
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Hi Makhonsini

Thank you for your interest in Mazars.

We currently do not have a structured programme for Finance graduates, unfortunately. I would however suggest that you register your CV on our careers portal (www.mazars.co.za), as we do have junior positions

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Keenan Lakey
University of the Free State23 days ago
Q:

What career opportunities are available for students pursuing the CGMA designation in Mazars?

Louise Olivier
Mazars22 days ago
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Dear Keenan

Thank you very much for your interest in Mazars. At this stage we do not currently offer CIMA articles at our offices, however this might change at any point in time. Our Corporate Finance division are however

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NYARAI Mutyambizi
University of the Free State23 days ago
Q:

Good day. What available opportunities do you currently have outside South Africa?

Louise Olivier
Mazars22 days ago
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Dear Nyarai

Thank you very much for showing interest in Mazars. Mazars is present in 89 countries and one of the things we pride ourselves on most is how our staff "move" between countries and offices either on the MOVE

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Sukoluhle Mahlathi
University of the Free State23 days ago
Q:

Hi

I would like to know if you have SAIPA ARTICLES for BCom students who are interested in becoming professional accountants, if so when and how can I apply for them?

Rhamuna Bambo
Mazars22 days ago
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Good afternoon Sukoluhle\

Yes we do have SAIPA articles, you can apply by going onto our website and uploading your CV.

Please upload your CV and Full academic record.

Yajna Chunilall
Durban University of Technology24 days ago
Q:

Hi, trust you are well.

I am currently doing my Btech: Internal Auditing. I would like to know when the vac work applications for the June/July 2019 period be open? When will applications for the 2020 graduate program be opened? I

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Vedana Ragubeer
Mazars22 days ago
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Hi Yajna,

Thank you for your interest in our firm. The applications for Internal Audit vacation work will open in the first week of May 2019. Applications for Internal Audit 2020 program will open in August 2019.

Kind Regards

Vedana

Adelaide Modise
University of Johannesburga month ago
Q:

Hey there Employers

I would like to ask a career related question. I was doing a diploma in Accounting and i want to be a Charted Accountant one day, what options are available that can I go for as i

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Rhamuna Bambo
Mazars22 days ago
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Hi Adelaide

Unfortunately a diploma in Accounting is not considered an SAICA accredited degree. To be on the right track to be a CA you will need

1. Complete a SAICA accredited undergraduate degree at an accredited institution. (Please check the SAICA

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Jenna Smit
Stellenbosch Universitya month ago
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Good day, I am currently an MCom Industrial Psychology student and am looking for opportunities to complete an Industrial Psychology internship (which meets the requirements for registration with the HPCSA). Does Mazars offer this?

Thank you in advance!

Louise Olivier
Mazars22 days ago
A:

Hi Jenna

Thank you for your interest in Mazars.

We have an Industrial Psychologist at the firm, although she is not yet able to supervise. For this reason, we do not have any opportunities for internships as yet. You are welcome

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Pretty NOGWAJA
a month ago
Q:

good day

do you offer health service jobs mostly in HIV/AIDS ?

Louise Olivier
Mazars22 days ago
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Dear Pretty

Thank you very much for your question. We do not currently have sector specific jobs unfortunately, but please keep an eye open for new opportunities on our careers link at https://mazars.erecruit.co/candidateapp/Jobs/Browse.aspx

Have a great day. Kind Regards

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Khotso Rakoatsi
2 months ago
Q:

Does Mazars give in service training to students from TVET colleges who have completed there N6 Financial Management

my Email address is [email protected]

Vedana Ragubeer
Mazars22 days ago
A:

Hi Khotso,

Thank you for your interest in our firm.

Unfortunately, Mazars does not offer Work Based Training exposure for N6 Financial Management. You can check with your college/FASSET for a list of firms that have been approved to offer Work Based

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Rookaya Madari
University of KwaZulu-Natal2 months ago
Q:

Hi I am studying a bcom degree with majors in finance and Supply Chain. And I was hoping to get into the vacation work, when would applications be opened and should I apply through the website portal?

Kind regards

Rookaya

Louise Olivier
Mazars22 days ago
A:

Dear Rookaya

Thank you for showing interest in Mazars.

Our career portal is updated daily with new offerings. Our VAC work program applications for this year is already closed, however we do in some instances do some job shadowing

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Modiehi Constance Motaung
University of the Free State3 months ago
Q:

Good day,does Mazars offer SAIPA articles as well or it only offers SAICA?

Rhamuna Bambo
Mazars22 days ago
A:

Hi Modiehi

We do offer SAICA articles as well as SAIPA articles, you can apply on our website at www.mazars.co.za

Bhekumzi Ngcongo
Mangosuthu University of Technology3 months ago
Q:

Hello my question is how to apply for articles at Mazars?

Rhamuna Bambo
Mazars22 days ago
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Hi Bhekumzi

You can apply by going onto our website at www.mazars.co.za.

Look for the tab that says "Join our Teams"

Then click on "Job vacancies"

Under Audit you will find the job vacancy for Trainee Accountant.

Click "Apply", create a profile and upload your

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[email protected]
Stellenbosch University5 months ago
Q:

Good day Mazarian. How do I apply for internship in 2020 and how can I apply for the Jun/July vacation programme?

Louise Olivier
Mazars22 days ago
A:

Dear Kelsey

Thank you very much for your interest shown in Mazars. I followed up with Candice, our Grad Recruitment Officer, and it seems like you have been in contact.

Looking forward to welcome you to our office.

Kind Regards

Louise

Sibusiso Themba
9 months ago
Q:

Hi. Guy I would like to know. Do you offer internships in I. T and help desk? If yes. Is experience required?

Essaivani Munsamy
Mazars22 days ago
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Dear Sibusisiso,

Thank you for your interest in Mazars.

We currently do not have any structured IT internships, unfortunately. I would however suggest that you register your CV on our careers portal (www.mazars.co.za), as we do have junior positions available

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