KPMG
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KPMG Reviews in Los Angeles, CA

Updated Mar 18, 2014
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3.4 74 reviews

                             

94% Approve of the CEO

KPMG Chairman & CEO John B. Veihmeyer

John B. Veihmeyer

(17 ratings)

75% of employees recommend this company to a friend
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Manager (Current Employee)
Irvine, CA

I have been working at KPMG full-time for more than 5 years

ProsCareer advancement has been very positive with this company and it has allowed me numerous opportunities to grow and develop

ConsLong work hours, but this comes with the territory so no one should be surprised or upset with this.

Advice to Senior ManagementAward stand out performance more and do not be afraid to move away from the "seniority" type approach to promotions.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Anonymou Senior Associate (Former Employee)
Los Angeles, CA

I worked at KPMG full-time for more than 3 years

ProsGood place to work
25 days of time off
Several learning opportunities

ConsLong hours
Poor review process
Poor compensation
Weak upper management

Advice to Senior ManagementNone

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Kpmg, a great company for people who are in love with accounting

Audit Associate (Former Employee)
Los Angeles, CA

I worked at KPMG as an intern for less than a year

Prosgreat benefits, great experience if you plan on doing anything with accounting or finance and great for networking.

Conslong hours during busy season. I remember working 12 hours days and sometime having to come in on Saturdays.

Advice to Senior Managementbe friendlier. Its a pretty cold environment.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Good place to start a career

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)
Los Angeles, CA

I have been working at KPMG

Prosbenefits, well known company; working with knowledgeable ppl

Consno work life balance, long hours

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KPMG is a great place to work.

Senior Developer (Current Employee)
Cypress, CA

I have been working at KPMG

ProsGreat benefits; smart, professional team; latest technologies; good pay; good career advancement opportunities; lots of room to take ownership of your projects

ConsKPMG is a large and very corporate organization, often prone to partner-paralysis due to majority-rule nature of a collaborative partnership.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Good employer

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)
Los Angeles, CA

I have been working at KPMG

ProsVery friendly
Good management philosophy
Good benefits

ConsFor me the commute is really hard
Gossip
Politics and the worst part is ever growing number of employees talking after managers

Advice to Senior ManagementTake care of your good employees, they are your main asset!

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KPMG has offered me many learning opportunities, however, work/life balance is difficult to manage at times.

Manager (Current Employee)
Los Angeles, CA

I have been working at KPMG

Pros-Knowledgeable and talented team mates
-Great technical resources
-Many educational opportunities

Cons-Difficult to manage work/life balance

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Challenging and at times, rewarding

Associate (Current Employee)
Irvine, CA

I have been working at KPMG

ProsAmazing benefits (5 weeks PTO)

ConsVery slim on additional incentives, bonus's, and lacking in technology. Don't even give company phones.

Advice to Senior ManagementN/A

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Tremendous amount of learning

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)
Los Angeles, CA

I have been working at KPMG

ProsYou will always be learning on the job

ConsEveryone around you are workaholics.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Just another accounting firm

Associate (Former Employee)
Los Angeles, CA

I worked at KPMG

ProsAs a big four this is everything you expect, being a COG on the chain but the benefits that come with a massive institution.

ConsYou don't get the ability to truly understand how your role fits the overall project.

Advice to Senior ManagementAll levels of management need to do a better job of acknowledging the grueling hours.

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