Tag: accounting

Happy workers

‘No jerks’ and work-free Fridays: Meet the happiest accounting firms

If you’re an accountant working at one of the Big Four, you can sleep well knowing that employees at other firms are green with envy. PricewaterhouseCoopers, EY, Deloitte…

Graduates

Glut of Australian accounting graduates means they need to look to Asia, Europe for jobs

Students from Asia are returning in droves to Australian universities, making the country one of the most popular destinations for undergraduates from China and India and providing billions…

ernstyoung

How to land a job at Ernst & Young

As we reported yesterday, Ernst & Young plans to make roughly 10,600 hires in the U.S. during fiscal year 2014, which began in July. Approximately 4,300 of those…

ernstyoung

Ernst & Young to Hire More than 10,000 in 2014

Ernst & Young LLP plans to make roughly 10,600 hires in the U.S. during fiscal year 2014, the company told eFinancialCareers. The Big Four accounting firm is looking…

Sectors explained: Accounting

Accounting Much more than just bean-counters People have a stereotypical view of what accountants do. In reality, there are many career options. If you want to become one, ask yourself what…

Consulting firm

Deloitte’s Hiring Consultants: How to Land the Job

Wall Street is getting leaner. The job security isn’t there, nor is the same level of financial upside. The Big Four, meanwhile, keep getting bigger. PricewaterhouseCoopers, Deloitte, KPMG…

accountingandfinance

The Big Four or the Private Sector? It’s All About You

Accountants have been struggling with the decision for decades. Do you look to find work at one of the Big Four powerhouses – PricewaterhouseCoopers, Ernst & Young, KPMG…

accountingandfinance

How to Get an Accounting Job at the Big Four

If you’re looking for a job right out of school, it’s slim pickings. The unemployment rate for recent graduates in the U.S. is hovering around 14%, nearly double…

Top grads

Quick! You have just two weeks to apply for 280 grad roles at PwC in Ireland

Professional services firms are always voluminous recruiters of graduates, even in comparatively straitened times and this year is proving no exception. PwC has just announced plans to hire…

Key to a whole new life

Five key skills insurance recruiters are looking for now

While investment banks have posted bleak results, key insurance companies have largely had a strong first half, and while banks focus on cost-cutting, insurers are still open to…

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