LinkedIn 2017 Top Companies List for India ranks KPMG in India third among the 25 most sought after companies by professionals in the country.
This year’s LinkedIn Top Companies covers 10 major industries. The list is based on billions of actions taken by LinkedIn's 500+ million members. These actions comprise various metrics in the broad categories of job applications (both views and applies on postings), engagement (with employees as well as with the company directly) and the staying capacity of new hires (how many employees are sticking around for a year or longer). These actions have been analysed by LinkedIn to derive blended scores, ranking companies across geographies.
At the third position this year, this is the second consecutive ranking for Firm, having risen from the fifth position in the 2016 listings.
"We are honored and enthused to be featured in this trend-setting list, yet again. Year on year, we have created and cultivated a talent pool that is driven by trust, teamwork and transparency. We consistently nurture an environment that supports a collaborative spirit where an individual’s purpose is aligned with the higher purpose of the Firm, bringing together the leadership and all employees towards achieving it. This is reinforced for each individual consistently, from the stage of goal-setting through the entire year," said Shalini Pillay – Head of People, Performance and Culture at KPMG in India. "Our employees are consistently given the opportunity and responsibility to provide solutions to the most challenging issues that the industry and the country face. It is through our values, our people agenda, championing our diversity focus and our responsibility to our communities that we aspire to create an environment which is the pride of our people. There is tremendous focus on the power of purpose, which not only nurtures professional growth but also ensures the achievement of personal goals."