Financial and Accounting Scarce Skills. Looking for a career in finance and accounting? Study for a job that’s listed as a scarce skill. This will increase your chances of finding a job once you are qualified.
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Financial & Accounting Scarce Skills, Qualifications & Training Providers
- Read the current list of critical skills in South Africa and check out the list of learnership qualifications registered on SAQA.
The top 10 scarce skills in Finance and Accounting for 2015 / 2016 included the following:
- Trainee accountant/auditor /article clerk
- External auditor
- Computer network and systems engineer
- Debt collector
- Finance manager
- Management consultant
- Financial investment advisor
- Office Administrator
The table below lists information regarding scarce skills in the finance and accounting sector.
|Priority Group||OFO Code||Occupation Name|
|1. Accountants and Auditors||121101||Finance Manager|
|241106||Accountant in Practice|
|2411011||Trainee accountant/auditor/article clerk|
|2. Financial markets professional|
|134603||Financial Markets Business Manager|
|241204||Financial Markets Practitioner|
|241205||Professional Principal Executive Officer|
|241301||Financial Investment Advisor|
|3. ICT Professionals|
|133105||Information Technology Manager|
|251101||ICT Systems Analyst|
|252101||Database Designer and Administrator|
|252301||Computer Network and Systems Engineer|
|252901||ICT Security Specialist|
|4. Bookkeepers, accounting technicians and clerks|
|5. Debt Collector||421401||Debt Collector|
|6. Management consultants|
|242102||Organisation and Methods Analyst|
|7. Internal auditors and risk managers|
|121104||Internal Audit Manager|
|242208||Organisational Risk Manager|
|10. Office Administrators|
Finance and Accounting Qualifications
Private Colleges and their Qualifications
This is a comprehensive list of currently registered learnerships, click this link to see what opportunities to look out for. A pipeline of new qualifications is being developed, so there’s a lot of stuff to keep up to date with! Follow Keep Climbing and keep up to date! 🙂
Here are links to the lists of the wide range of Job Qualifications that are now available:
Qualifications lead you to the providers that are accredited to deliver them.
NQF. Level 1 and 2 for those with little or no high school and limited if any work experience.
NQF Level 3 qualifications for those with some high school and little or no work experience.
NQF Level 4 qualifications for Matriculants or experienced workers.
NQF Level 5 for managers.
NQF Level 6 for professionals.
Click links to view more information about the qualifications and who to view who the training providers are.