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KPMG Reviews

Updated 23 November 2017
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  1. Helpful (1)

    "Summer Analyst"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Advisory Summer Analyst in London, England
    Former Employee - Advisory Summer Analyst in London, England

    Pros

    Everyone works collaboratively in an open workspace. There is always time to ask others questions if you need help. Seniors are great and their goal is to make you learn as much as possible. You are given responsibility from day 1.

    Cons

    Very large work environment- sometimes boundaries between project's not clearly drawn amongst those involved.


  2. "What do you want me to say?!"

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    Current Employee - Leadership PA in London, England
    Current Employee - Leadership PA in London, England

    I have been working at KPMG full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Understanding, work from home possible

    Cons

    very long hours and low pay

    Advice to Management

    I don't have any advise to give


  3. "Deal Advisory Transaction Services Manager"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at KPMG full-time

    Pros

    Professional and industry experience, relationships

    Cons

    Work life balance, limited opportunity for development from manager level


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  5. "Graduate Consultant"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at KPMG full-time

    Pros

    The diverse community within KPMG

    Cons

    At times, there is a lack of work/life balance

    Advice to Management

    Keep up the good work


  6. "Good balance"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Good team and work life balance

    Cons

    Not all managers are well experienced and will not be able to provide the necessary support

    Advice to Management

    Hire managers with relevant experience


  7. "Manager - Audit"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at KPMG full-time

    Pros

    Great people - young, sociable team
    Work interesting - wide variety of clients and engagements, managing different teams, ability to specialise by industry sector, interesting engagements.

    Cons

    Long anti-social hours during "busy season"
    Deadline driven, hot desking in the office (not always able to sit with your dept)

    Advice to Management

    Explore ways to improve staff retention, target future leaders early on etc.


  8. "Finance"

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    Current Employee - Finance in Birmingham, England
    Current Employee - Finance in Birmingham, England

    I have been working at KPMG full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Great company to work for. They encourage empowerment and provide staff with a lot of responsibility.

    Cons

    Salary is not competitive.

    Advice to Management

    Review salary.


  9. "Hr Advisor"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at KPMG full-time

    Pros

    The people are very good

    Cons

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  10. "can it be too nice?"

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    Current Employee - Director in London, England
    Current Employee - Director in London, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at KPMG full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    great culture and lovely people

    Cons

    can be too nice, some management are soft


  11. "Creative manager"

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    Former Employee - Creative Services Director in London, England
    Former Employee - Creative Services Director in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at KPMG full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    great learning, ideas, thought leadership, courses

    Cons

    work life balance - top heavy - more new blood

    Advice to Management

    better marketing


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