Many jobs at KPMG require financial modeling skills such as positions in the Valuation Group, as well as the Consulting and Deals Group. The positions that require modeling skills are typically junior to mid-level such as an Analyst, Associate, or Manager. Even though an accounting firm is not top of mind for modeling jobs, there are actually quite a few in the Groups mentioned above.
Founded in 1987, KPMG provides financial audit, tax, and advisory services to business corporations, governments, public sector and not-for-profit groups. It is one of the four biggest professional services networks in the world (Big Four), together with Deloitte, Ernst & Young (EY), and PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC).
In 2017, KPMG reported revenues of US$26.40 billion, 4.8% higher than in the previous year. It also employed over 37,000 new graduates and entry-level professionals in 2017, bringing its workforce to a record-high of 197,263 employees.
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