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KPMG Employee Reviews about "long working hours"

Updated 30 Nov 2019

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  1. "Audit Associate"

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    Current Employee - Audit Associate in Dublin, Dublin
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at KPMG full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Nice People great training opportunity

    Cons

    very long working hours and pressures

    KPMG2019-11-03
  2. "Senior associate risk consulting"

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    Current Employee - Senior Associate in Dublin, Dublin
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at KPMG full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Excellent training every year. Young workforce. Make great friends.

    Cons

    Micro management. Lack of trust from senior management on some teams. Long hours

    Advice to Management

    Trust employees to get the work done and meet deadlines

    KPMG2019-11-07
  3. "Audit Trainee/Senior"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at KPMG full-time

    Pros

    Good social environment with a young workforce

    Cons

    Long working hours can impact work-life balance

    KPMG2019-10-20
  4. "Audit Associate"

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    Former Employee - Audit Associate in Dublin, Dublin

    I worked at KPMG full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    - Opportunities to grow career and develop skills - Fast progression - Working with peers of similar age

    Cons

    - Lower salary compared to industry - Long hours

    KPMG2019-09-25
  5. "Auditor"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at KPMG full-time

    Pros

    Good experience , good opportunities, global qualification

    Cons

    Long hours, hard exams, busy season hard

    KPMG2019-08-29
  6. "Good experience"

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    Former Intern - Auditor in Dublin, Dublin
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at KPMG for less than a year

    Pros

    Very social work nights out etc 3.30pm finish on Fridays throughout summer months Good relationship with management

    Cons

    Long hours required especially if returning as a graduate

    KPMG2019-08-14
  7. "Audit Associate"

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    Current Employee - Audit Associate in Dublin, Dublin
    Doesn't Recommend

    I have been working at KPMG full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great people to work with. Great company nights out. Generous study leave for ACA exams.

    Cons

    Extremely long hours. Some ignorant management. Very poor pay for the hours you work.

    KPMG2019-08-26
  8. "Great place to learn and grow network."

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    Former Employee - Consultant in Dublin, Dublin
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at KPMG full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Exposure to big clients, working with experinced professionals, great training, city center location, good social scene.

    Cons

    High expectaions and long working hours in order to keep on top of work, tough if travel is part of your role. Being a services firm client generally comes first and this can lead to poor management of expectations and workload.

    KPMG2019-04-25
  9. "Culture"

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    Former Employee - Auditor in Dublin, Dublin
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at KPMG full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Team based, good social aspect

    Cons

    High pressure, long hours, poor work/life balance

    KPMG2019-05-23
  10. "Great place"

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    Current Intern - Audit in Dublin, Dublin

    I have been working at KPMG for less than a year

    Pros

    Good people and good times

    Cons

    Long hours all in all

    KPMG2019-02-06
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