Current Vacancies

BDO has the following vacancies in our offices across Namibia:

 

SENIOR TAX ADMINISTRATOR - WINDHOEK

BDO has positions available for Senior Tax Administrator in our Windhoek Office, with the following minimum qualifications:

  • At least 3-5 years experience in providing tax services;
  • Knowledge of the tax service industry;
  • Accounting or other relevant degree or diploma, with taxation as a module;
  • Experience in dealing with the Receiver of Revenue;
  • Related theoretical courses and/or diplomas
  • High level of working knowledge of a variety of accounting software
  • IT literate with a high level of competence in MS Office (Word, PowerPoint, Excel, and Outlook);
  • Ability and willingness to train Namibian tax assistants.

 Closing date for applications: 15 June 2014.

 

SENIOR COMPANY SECRETARY - WINDHOEK

BDO has positions available for Senior Company Secretary in our Windhoek Office, with the following minimum qualifications:

  • At least 7 years experience in providing secretarial services;
  • Good knowledge of the corporate secretarial industry;
  • Experience in dealing with the Ministry of Trade and the Master of the High Court;
  • Related theoretical courses and/or diplomas;
  • High level of working knowledge of Greatsoft;
  • Good working knowledge and experience in minute taking;
  • IT literate with a high level of competence in MS Office (Word, PowerPoint, Excel, and Outlook);
  • Ability and willingness to train corporate secretarial assistants in various aspects of the applicable laws in Namibia;
  • Ability to work under pressure

Closing date for applications: 15 June 2014. 

 

CFA TRAINEES - Windhoek x 2

BDO has positions available for CFA Trainees in our Windhoek Office, with the following minimum qualifications:

  • Qualifying Accounting Degree or significant subjects towards a qualifying Accounting Degree;
  • Interested in registering for CFA articles and becoming a CFA;
  • High level of workable knowledge on accounting software packages, such as Pastel Accounting and VIP Payroll;
  • A high level of commitment to quality, integrity and professional behavior.
  • IT literate with a high level of competence in MS Office (Word, PowerPoint, Excel, and Outlook);

Closing date for applications: 15 June 2014.

Accounting Seniors - Windhoek

BDO has positions available for Accounting Seniors in our Windhoek Office, with the following minimum qualifications:

  • B Com Degree in Finance
  • 3 years experience in accounting
  • Registered CFA or in the final stages of becoming a CFA
  • High level of working knowledge of a variety of accounting software
  • Ability and willingness to train Namibian Trainees to become Chartered Financial Accountants or suitable experience for on-the-job training to young trainees.
  • Exceptional client interaction

Audit Supervisors/Seniors

BDO has positions available for Audit Supervisors in our Windhoek Office, with the following minimum qualifications:

 

  • Qualified Chartered Accountants; or
  • Completed CTA and currently studying towards FQE exams; and
  • Completed articles;
  • High level of working knowledge of a variety of auditing software (CaseWare, APT, etc.);
  • Ability and willingness to train Namibian Trainees to become Chartered Accountants or suitable experience for on-the-job training to young trainees.

Accounting Seniors - Walvis Bay

BDO has positions available for Accounting Seniors in our Walvis Bay Office, with the following minimum qualifications:

  •  B Com Degree in Finance
  • 3 years experience in accounting
  • Registered CFA or in the final stages of becoming a CFA
  • High level of working knowledge of a variety of accounting software
  • Ability and willingness to train Namibian Trainees to become Chartered Financial Accountants or suitable experience for on-the-job training to young trainees.
  • Exceptional client interaction

Trainee Accountants for 2015: 3-5 year programme

BDO has 5 positions available for CA Trainee Accountants, with the following minimum qualifications:

  • Exams passed towards becoming a Chartered Accountant;
  • Currently studying towards CA with professional experience;
  • Holder of a BCompt (or equivalent) degree with an accredited institute and registered for CTA;
  • Experience in the use of Caseware Audit Workpapers;

 

Applications Close 31st of October 2014

Please note that BDO is committed to the Employment Equity and preference will be given to suitable qualified Namibian candidates from previously disadvantaged groups.

If any of the positions appeal to you, please send your detailed CV and relevant supporting documentation (ID, qualifications, etc.) to marlene@bdo.com.na along with an “Employee Application” or submit on our website.

 

Bursaries for the Academic Year 2015

The University of Namibia now offers a three year Bachelor of Accounting (Chartered Accountancy) degree, aimed specifically at local prospective CA’s. BDO is proud to be associated with this degree, and invites all prospective students eligible to register for this course, to apply for a bursary. We intend to give preference to bursary students who enroll for this degree.

ELIGIBILITY

  1. All students who are already studying, or who are planning to study towards a Chartered Accountant (Namibia) qualification;
  2. Students must qualify for admission or be registered for a B.Com (Accounting) or equivalent degree at a university recognized by the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants (SAICA) or by the Institute of Chartered Accountants Namibia (ICAN);
  3. Bursaries will be awarded on the basis of academic merit;
  4. Those persons who have other financial support or bursary whereby they are required to complete a period of work within the bursary-awarding entity, will not be eligible for a BDO bursary;
  5. BDO is an Employment Equity employer and preference will be given to Namibian students from previously disadvantaged groups.

Should you be interest in a Trainee Contract or Bursary for the year of 2015, please send your detailed CV and relevant supporting documentation (ID, qualifications, etc.) to marlene@bdo.com.na or submit on our website.

Applications close on the 30th of November 2014

NOTE: only short-listed candidates will be contacted.