KPMG

KPMG operates as an audit firm. It offers accounting, auditing, internal audit, compliance, corporate recovery, forensic accounting, assurance, tax, risk management, and financial advisory services.

What

KPMG

Looks For

KPMG looks for candidates with sound analytical skills capable of assessing any situation from a variety of perspectives. They value commitment and efficiency in action. Communication and teamwork skills as well as an excellent command of English are considered an asset.

History of

KPMG

KPMG serves customers worldwide. Their mission is “to turn knowledge and understanding of information, industries and business trends into value for our firms’ clients, our people and capital markets”.

KPMG

Internship Programs

Summer Internship Program

KPMG offers 10-12 week summer internships to promising and talented college students interested in working at a Big Four firm. The program begins with a week of National Intern Training, allowing audit, tax, and advisory interns to develop their leadership and communication skills. Interns then get to work on exciting projects within the firm and gain real life experience within the professional services industry. Interns also are paired with KPMG mentors, who will help them redefine their professional and personal goals and answer any questions they may have.

Global Internship Program

The Global Internship Program allows KPMG interns to work abroad and gain unique perspectives on what it is like to work at an international firm. Interns begin the program by working at a KPMG office within the United States. They then are placed on international teams for four weeks in various locations. They get to work on major client accounts whilst also learning about capital markets and accounting from an intentional standpoint. 

Types of Internships:

  • Audit
  • Tax
  • Advisory
  • Business Support

What it's like to Work at

KPMG

Quick Facts

Entry-level careers:
Accounting
Consulting / Professional Services
Engineering
Sales / Account Management
Product
Data / Analytics
Business Development
IT/IS
industries
Big 4 / Consulting
office locations
Greater New York
Greater Atlanta
Greater Austin
Greater Baltimore
Greater Boston
Greater Chicago
Greater Denver
Greater Indianapolis
Greater Los Angeles
Greater Miami
Greater Minneapolis
Greater Nashville
Greater Philadelphia
Greater Pittsburgh
Greater Portland
Greater San Diego
Greater San Francisco
Greater DC

Internship Info

Number of interns (2022)
Preferred education level
Juniors and Seniors
Perks
  • Training programs 
  • Casual dress/atmosphere 
  • Education/Training/Tuition/Certification Reimbursement

KPMG

Interview Process

The recruitment and interview process takes 1-3 weeks and starts in September.

1.  Online Application

The first step is an application form that must be filled out online.

2. Online Essay Assessment

Past the online application, there will be an online essay assessment.

3. Initial Phone Screen

For applicants that make it past the online application and essay assessment, they will then be asked for a brief phone call to quickly go over their resume and decide if they should be moved forward.

4. Onsite Interview(s)

The next phase is an onsite interview or two. These will be higher level interviewers and consist of mostly behavioral questions.