Tag: Big Four

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

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

When it comes to work-life balance and employee satisfaction, two less well-known accounting firms have risen to the top.

Daily Dispatches – White-collar expat jobs the most affected by Singapore’s hiring laws

Daily Dispatches – White-collar expat jobs the most affected by Singapore’s hiring laws

Singapore's efforts to boost the employment of locals is having the desired effect, with new government figures showing that growth in expat hires has slowed. Singapore's Business Times…

Looking for an accounting job in Singapore? These roles are in hot demand.

Looking for an accounting job in Singapore? These roles are in hot demand.

While investment banks in Singapore are scaling back as fee revenues decline, specialist accountancy roles remain in demand and recruiters are struggling to fill the jobs with nationals…

I moved from Vietnam and landed a cutting-edge job in Singapore finance. Here’s how.

I moved from Vietnam and landed a cutting-edge job in Singapore finance. Here’s how.

Here's how I left Vietnam and landed a top job in the Singapore finance sector.

Deloitte’s Hiring Consultants: How to Land the Job

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…

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

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…

Can you get an accounting job in an investment bank with an ACCA?

Can you get an accounting job in an investment bank with an ACCA?

This is a subject to which we return intermittently: which sort of accounting qualification will get you a job in an investment bank? Most notably, can you get an…

Is an accounting qualification genuinely still a route into front office investment banking?

Is an accounting qualification genuinely still a route into front office investment banking?

Back in the day, if you failed to get into a front office investment banking job (in this case corporate finance or equity research) as a fresh graduate,…

Outrage as graduate jobs in accountancy at KPMG become a little less well paid

Outrage as graduate jobs in accountancy at KPMG become a little less well paid

How would you feel if you worked hard to pass your second year accounting exams the first time around, expecting to have your achievement acknowledged in the form…

Sectors explained – Accounting

Sectors explained – Accounting

Accountants come in various shapes and sizes. If you want to become one, ask yourself where you want to work and what kind of accountant you’d like to…