Attorney 3+ years post qualification experience
Possession of an LLB or B.Comm Accounting from a recognized South African institutions
Experience in dealing with contracts especially in a company law environment
Experience within an auditing or accounting firm specializing in corporate tax
Excellent English language skills
Proven track record of marketing / practice development, an advantage
Legal Technical skills
Has the legal technical skill to understand the client requirements and deliver a service which is efficient and meets client requirements. Can learn new legal skills and apply theory in a practical manner.
Able to express ideas clearly, produce documents that have appropriate organisation and structure, correct grammar and language.
Computer LiteracyProficient in Word and Outlook. Experience in a legal accounting package essential.
Sets high goals or standards of performance for self, producing work timeously, accurately and of a consistently high standard. Must be able to work according to a fee budget.
Planning and organizing
Accurately scopes out the length and difficulty of tasks. Sets priorities, manages schedules and plans accordingly in a constantly pressurized environment.
Dedicated to meeting the expectations and requirements of clients. Obtains the necessary information from clients and utilizes the information for the delivery of service to the client. Establishes and maintains effective relationships with clients. Ability to attract and retain clients.
Good business awareness, understanding the implications of events within the organization. Knows how to get things done through formal channels and informal networks.
Genuine interest in tax law related issues and commitment to involvement in this area of law.