KPMG has been voted Ireland's Most Popular Graduate Recruiter as voted by Irish students at the 2016 GradIreland Graduate Recruitment Awards. The firm also received the top Firm award in the accountancy/professional services sector and awards for its internship programme, diversity recruitment and on campus innovation.
At last night's GradIreland Graduate Recruitment Awards in Dublin, KPMG won the award for Ireland's Most Popular Graduate Recruiter, as voted for by almost 7,500 students in Ireland. The event attracted over 160 submissions from more than 60 organisations and was conducted in partnership with the Association of Higher Education Careers Services (AHECS) and the Higher Education Authority (HEA).
Commenting on the awards, Shaun Murphy, Managing Partner of KPMG in Ireland, said: 'We're delighted with our awards success and in particular to receive recognition directly from students all over Ireland. We've had the best exam results in the country in the past five years and combined with these awards, it highlights our strong appeal to Irish graduates. We place great emphasis on providing our people with the support needed to develop a successful career and these awards reflect the exciting career opportunities at KPMG.'
'We know that students and graduates want a challenging and rewarding career and at KPMG we offer this. We've had the best professional exam results in the country for the last five years, so graduates know their talent will be developed here better than anywhere else'
'We are investing in more people to work in audit, tax, consulting and advisory. That means more positions for bright ambitious graduates who want to become the business leaders of tomorrow'
- Paul Vance, Head of Resourcing