FY24 Tax Trainee -Tanzania

1495673TZA-Dar es Salaam


In its efforts to support the development of Human Talents in Tanzania, EY is pleased to offer internship opportunities to fresh graduates (graduated in 2023 and those who will be graduating this year, 2024). Given the nature of our business, we only accept graduates in the fields of accounting, finance, taxation, economics, actuarial science and related fields from all universities/institutes in Tanzania and outside Tanzania for Tanzanians studied abroad. Currently we have limited internship opportunities in our Tax Service Line.


The key requirements on this placement are as shown below:

  • Bachelor of Tax Management/ Economics and Statistics / Finance & Accounting / Business Administration / Law / Actuarial Science; with a Cumulative GPA ≥ 3.8
  • CPA/ ACCA Graduates or on progress is an added advantage.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English (other language is a plus)
  • Proficient IT skills (Word, Excel, Power Point)
  • High level of motivation and drive to start a career in professional services.
  • A minimum of division two for both O’ Level and A’ Level with credit in Mathematics and English
  • Ability to analyse, understand business problems.
  • Strong critical thinking, analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Quick learner, looking for new challenges.
  • Self-taught in web-based learning.
  • Eye for detail and identifying problems.
  • Ability and desire to exceed expectations.
  • Ability to work in a team.
  • Ability to work remotely with less supervision.


Procedures for Application for Internship

Internship at EY is opened and competitive to all graduates who meet our minimum requirements and those with the passion in achieving their unique potential both personally and professionally. Candidates must pass formal interviews and assessments to be held by a group of managers. Internship does not guarantee future employment with the Firm.


Appendices to the application letter should be:

  1. (i) Maximum of 2 pages CV; (ii) Copies of your O and A Levels certificates showing grades; (iii) Copy of University degree, if already issued to you, or just state in the application letter when do you expect to be awarded; (iv) Copy of academic transcript(s) from your University showing subjects and grades for each academic year completed; (v) copy of your Birth Certificate; (vi) copy of your passport or national ID; and (vii) copies of any other certificate/ award/ commendation letters showing your achievements in social events e.g. games, leadership experience/skills, volunteering, past internship or other extra curriculum activities (if any).

Your application letter should be formal, brief and eloquent, not exceeding 3 A4 pages and should include “in brief” about your: -

  1. Academic achievements from O level, A level and University – (state overall GPA and classification achieved but do not include specific subjects and grades as these are shown in your transcripts).
  2. Any practical experience gained in past internship (if any), experience gained in past leadership roles (anywhere), experience in teamwork, any special skills and including IT skills.
  3. Personal character, interpersonal skills and social behaviours.
  4. Strengths and weaknesses.
  5. Motivation for wanting to intern with our organisation and anticipated achievements (why should you be given the chance at the expense of others).
  6. Long term personal, professional and career objectives.
  7. Recently

Hint: Application letter forms part of our assessment of the suitability of a candidate hence applicants should adhere to principles of a good official letter. Submission of false information and documents will result in outright rejection of application. Note information and documents will be independently verified with the issuing authorities.

You may have a lot to write about you, just be brief, to the point and provide only relevant information.


Submission deadline

Please submit your application pack electronically in pdf format before 14th April 2024. Your application letter, CV, ID’s, certificates etc, should be merged in one document for quick upload.

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Who we are:

At EY we support you in achieving your unique potential both personally and professionally. We give you stretching and rewarding experiences that keep you motivated, working in an atmosphere of integrity and teaming with some of the world's most successful companies. And while we encourage you to take personal responsibility for your career, we support you in your professional development in every way we can. You enjoy the flexibility to devote time to what matters to you, in your business and personal lives. At EY you can be who you are and express your point of view, energy and enthusiasm, wherever you are in the world. It's how you make a difference.


Please note: Preference will be given to previously disadvantaged individuals.