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About KPMG

KPMG in the UK is part of a global network of member firms that offers Audit, Tax, Legal, Consulting, Deal Advisory, and Technology services. Powered by the talent of c. 16,000 people, we bring creativity, insight and experience to solve our clients’ and communities’ biggest problems.

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KPMG in the UK is part of a global network of member firms that offers Audit, Tax, Legal, Consulting, Deal Advisory, and Technology services. Powered by the talent of c. 16,000 people, we bring creativity, insight and experience to solve our clients’ and communities’ biggest problems. 

Our largest practice is Audit, which audits a quarter of the FTSE 100 firms and has a relentless focus on audit quality. In Tax & Law, Consulting, Deal Advisory, and Technology & Engineering, we help companies solve some of their most complex business challenges and make a meaningful impact.

Like the organisations we work with, our firm is truly embracing change. From new ways of working to inspiring workspaces and innovative technology, our people are empowered and equipped to deliver ground-breaking work with real flexibility.

We aim to be universally recognised as a place where great people can come and do their best work. Our firm is known for its collaborative culture, with people who are incredibly motivated and inquisitive, diverse in background and perspective, who believe in better, and are committed to delivering extraordinary results.

In return for all of your hard work, you’ll benefit from funded, relevant professional qualifications or accreditations, structured development, and the opportunity to build a truly rewarding long-term career. You’ll also be encouraged to make a difference through a broad range of KPMG employee networks, volunteering and community initiatives.

Joining KPMG means working alongside some of the brightest minds in business, supporting the UK in a connected world, and being part of an inclusive environment where everyone is empowered to spark debate, innovate and bring about change.

To discover more about our Graduate and undergraduate programmes, please visit our careers website.

Our recruitment process

Our application process is a virtual process from application through to securing an offer with KPMG. As you progress through each stage of the application process, our Recruitment Team will be in touch to explain your next steps.

  1. Your application: Tell us about your academic background and work experience - 30 minutes to complete
  2. Transforming Small Businesses: We will ask you to respond to hypothetical scenarios in this immersive assessment. You will need a calculator - 90 mins to complete
  3. Delivering Outcomes: Written and video assessment specific to the business area you have applied to - 60 mins to complete
  4. Virtual Launch Pad (KPMG experience): Learn more about us, meet our people and take part in virtual assessment activities - 3 hours to complete

Culture and values

Our Values guide our behaviors day-to-day, informing how we act, the decisions we make, and how we work with each other, our clients, companies that we audit, and all our stakeholders. Our values are:

  • Integrity: We do what is right.
  • Excellence: We never stop learning and improving.
  • Courage: We think and act boldly.
  • Together: We respect each other and draw strength from our differences.
  • For Better: We do what matters.

Equality and diversity

To work at KPMG is to see the world differently, through many different perspectives and with a truly collaborative spirit. We empower our people to be themselves and respect others – its core to our values and what we believe in. This inclusiveness is something we have lived and breathed throughout our history. In short, we are the sum of our people and their stories. It’s who we are.

We believe in a future where everyone feels included, no matter where they work or live, and diversity is embraced, because we believe a future of inclusion is a better future for all.

Explore our site to find out more about some of the practical steps that can be taken to inspire bold inclusion and empower change – whether that is from within, through our own people, or by supporting businesses, government and society at large.

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Facts and figures
  • Number of employees: 10000+
Industry sectors
  • Accounting & Finance
  • Technology
  • Information Services
  • Software Engineering
  • Software Testing
  • Technical Consultancy
  • Technical Sales
  • Business & Systems Analysis
  • Network Engineering
  • Technical Support
  • Web development
  • Data Science
  • Management Consulting
  • Consulting
  • Consulting