PwC extends a warm invitation to passionate individuals interested in shaping the future of tax advisory through the PwC Graduate Programme – Tax Programme (SAIT) 2025. Emphasizing talent development and innovation, PwC offers a unique opportunity to gain invaluable experience, cultivate essential skills, and contribute meaningfully to the realm of tax.

PWC Graduate Programme -Tax Programme Overview:

  • Closing Date: June 30, 2024
  • Reference Number: PWC240305-1
  • Opportunity: Tax Programme (SAIT) 2025
  • Intake Year: 2025
  • Contract Type: Fixed Term
  • Location – Country: South Africa
  • Location – Offices: Cape Town, Johannesburg, Gqeberha


  • Currently in the postgraduate year of a tax qualification or possessing a postgraduate degree in tax.
  • Demonstrated academic excellence with a minimum 60% aggregate.
  • Strong willingness to continuously learn and grow.
  • Sound understanding and knowledge of tax laws, particularly VAT and Tax Administration Acts; familiarity with Income Tax and Customs Act is advantageous.
  • Proficient in conducting thorough research.


  • Engage in a variety of tax assignments, reporting directly to managers and partners, and provide expert advice on diverse tax-related matters for clients.
  • Develop and deliver high-level tax opinions that contribute significant value to clients’ business operations.
  • Conduct pre-issuance tax work and participate in tax reviews as part of statutory audits.
  • Conduct in-depth tax research to inform strategic decision-making and compliance.
  • Analyze commercial scenarios and apply relevant tax legislation appropriately.
  • Interpret and apply tax laws effectively to meet client needs and objectives.
  • Communicate and negotiate with the South African Revenue Service (SARS), addressing inquiries and issues promptly and professionally.
  • Adhere strictly to risk management protocols and procedures.
  • Manage general project administration duties and collaborate closely with audit teams to ensure adherence to client deadlines and project milestones.

PwC Professional Framework:

At PwC, the organization adheres to its global leadership development framework known as the PwC Professional. This framework outlines the essential qualities sought and nurtured at every level, from associates to partners

  • Whole Leadership: Lead oneself and others responsibly, authentically, resiliently, inclusively, and passionately to drive positive impact.
  • Business Acumen: Bring business knowledge, innovation, and insights to deliver unique value for clients and PwC.
  • Technical and Digital Expertise: Apply a diverse range of technical, digital, and professional capabilities to consistently deliver quality and value.
  • Global and Inclusive Mindset: Operate and collaborate effectively with a mindset that transcends boundaries and embraces diverse perspectives.
  • Relationship Building: Foster genuine and meaningful relationships of high value.

Application Process for PwC Graduate Programme

Online Application:

Prospective tax professionals who align with the specified qualifications and share a dedication to advancing excellence and innovation in tax advisory are encouraged to apply for the PwC Graduate Programme – Tax Programme (SAIT) 2025. This initiative presents a distinctive opportunity to join a global leader in professional services, fostering skill development, meaningful project contributions, and leadership growth within the industry