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KPMG US Reviews

Updated 22 November 2014
Updated 22 November 2014
3,141 Reviews
3.6
3,141 Reviews
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Review Highlights

Pros
  • Firm provides plenty of personal time and drives for a strong work/life balance (in 188 reviews)

  • Good place to start your career but would not recommend staying long term (in 96 reviews)


Cons
  • Work/life balance is only achieved within the course of a year for those in audit (in 448 reviews)

  • Unpredictable schedule; long hours during busy season; difficult to achieve work-life balance (in 498 reviews)

More Highlights

Employee Reviews

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  1.  

    rewarding fullfiliing and trememndous opportunity for growth

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Senior in Gurgaon, Haryana
    Current Employee - Senior in Gurgaon, Haryana

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

    Pros

    leadership is approachable and there are plenty of opporunitites given to gain exposure

    Cons

    long working hours -can get exhausting

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    more emphasis should be put on recreational faciltities to de stress

    Recommends
  2.  

    Good place to work for finance people

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Business Analyst in Bangalore
    Former Employee - Business Analyst in Bangalore

    I worked at KPMG US full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Work Environment is very freindly

    Cons

    Salary not as per the market standard

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Interact more to the employees

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
  3.  

    opportunity to work in various domains

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at KPMG US full-time

    Pros

    Average project cycle & opportunity to work in various domains

    Cons

    Project cycle are mostly minimum cycle

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Though we cant expect in major IT companies but suggest higher mgmt. to recognize people who really put in efforts & work hard.

    Recommends
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    No work life balance, very bad pay scale...You will work for hours and will be paid peanuts..

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at KPMG US full-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    You can use their name for your own career growth.

    Cons

    Payscale is very bad. You will be paid in peanuts and work life balance is also in a very bad condition.

    Doesn't Recommend
  6.  

    Excellent Place to Learn

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Senior Consultant in Gurgaon, Haryana
    Current Employee - Senior Consultant in Gurgaon, Haryana

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

    Pros

    Learning environment, fast paced career growth

    Cons

    work hours can be unforgiving at times

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Very proactive. Wish you best luck.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
  7.  

    KPMG India being my first employer was fantastic learning experience with healthy working environment

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Executive in Mumbai
    Current Employee - Executive in Mumbai

    I have been working at KPMG US full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    High growth rate, healthy work environment

    Cons

    High Traveling, Stretched working hours

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    None

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
  8.  

    Senior Associate

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Audit Senior Associate
    Current Employee - Audit Senior Associate

    I have been working at KPMG US full-time

    Pros

    International Opportunities, 5 weeks vacation, great exposure to financial accounting

    Cons

    long hours, red tape, boring work

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  9.  

    Executive

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Executive - Internal Audit in Bangalore
    Former Employee - Executive - Internal Audit in Bangalore

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

    Pros

    If put across well, management tries to help by providing work from home and such other options to the employee.
    Internal increments are good.

    Cons

    No work life balance at all
    Client is the king at the cost of Employee
    Lack of motivation due to no recognition by the firm.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Since it is a growing firm, it should be more employee friendly company rather than being client-oriented only.

    Positive Outlook
  10.  

    Good to have the brand in CV

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Consultant in Bangalore
    Current Employee - Consultant in Bangalore

    I have been working at KPMG US full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Compensation, peers, knowledge, party and drinks

    Cons

    Communication gap between middle management and employees, sales pressure, biased.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Kindly educate middle management about the importance of communication

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
  11.  

    intern

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at KPMG US as an intern (less than an year)

    Pros

    nice environment, good work culture

    Cons

    less remuneration as compared to other firms

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