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KPMG Reviews

Updated 23 July, 2018
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  1. "HR"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Coordinator in Toronto, ON
    Current Employee - Coordinator in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Lovely people, supportive environment, high volume of work but it also enables you to learn faster with more varied work. Great benefits and flexible working!

    Cons

    Just one, salary is below market

    Advice to Management

    Thank you for your visibility, sending emails to staff and speaking at town halls. Continue to show all levels of employees you care and are listening.


  2. "Director"

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    Current Employee - Director in Toronto, ON
    Current Employee - Director in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at KPMG full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    KPMG International encourages creativity and collaboration

    Cons

    Starting to become a little cliquy.

  3. "Great company to learn and grow but not for work life balance"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
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    I worked at KPMG full-time

    Pros

    Learn a lot of financial knowledge, develop soft skills, and organization has a lot of intelligent individuals

    Cons

    Corporate culture and work life balance is not good


  4. "Decent place to work"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at KPMG full-time

    Pros

    friendly environment and lots of resources

    Cons

    definite hierarchy. partners inacessible


  5. "Senior Manager"

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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

    Great experience/exposure to a lot of client and work, good benefits.

    Cons

    Decisions are not always made local due to size of the firm.

    Advice to Management

    Treat staff like Gold...don't assume they will eventually leave!


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    "Sr Consultant"

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    Former Employee - Senior Consultant in Toronto, ON
    Former Employee - Senior Consultant in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Fast pace and a lot of exposure. If you have the right group, you will have appropriate support

    Cons

    You need to have a strong personality to survive. There are a lot of people that don't help them selves or let management walk all over them.

    management is also very slow to react to changes in the environment or employee needs at times

    Advice to Management

    Become more agile and adjust pay scale for industry


  7. "accountant"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at KPMG full-time

    Pros

    friendly colleagues, reasonable boss, good offices

    Cons

    long hours, underpay, boring boring boring job

  8. "BIG 4 in line with expectations"

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

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

    Pros

    Good work environment, International exposure, Supportive

    Cons

    Pay and Career moves should be carefully analyzed


  9. "Good company"

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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

    Good company and good management

    Cons

    Work life balance is a bit tough


  10. "Rewarding but challenging"

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    Current Employee - Consultant in Toronto, ON
    Current Employee - Consultant in Toronto, ON
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great learning experience. Some flexibility depending on your service line/ management.

    Cons

    You will work long hours. No work life balance. Most senior managers and partners are temperamental.


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