Awards and recognition

 

gradireland Most Popular Graduate Employer of the Year 2016

KPMG were delighted to be awarded Most Popular Graduate Employer of the Year 2016. This award recognises the excellent opportunities we offer students through continuous training, development and client exposure, as well as our Corporate Social Responsibility, Exam Support and Sports & Social activities.

gradireland Graduate Employer of the Year 2015

KPMG were delighted to be awarded Graduate Employer of the Year 2015. This award recognises the excellent opportunities we offer students through continuous training, development and client exposure, as well as our Corporate Social Responsibility, Exam Support and Sports & Social activities.

gradireland gold for Best Accounting Firm 2016

We are very proud to be Ireland’s largest professional services firm, offering a fantastic experience to our trainee accountants. The award recognises our continuous investment in the training and development of our students, as well as the invaluable client exposure and support given to students.

gradireland silver for Best Innovation on Campus 2016

KPMG continually strives to be innovative and dynamic in our approach to recruiting students. We are delighted to be awarded silver for our innovations on campus. Be sure to say hello to us when you see us on campus this year.

gradireland bronze for Best Internship Programme 2016

We pride ourselves on recruiting the best interns and placements, and we have created one of the best and most competitive internship programmes in the country. If you want an insight into the business world, with real work from day 1, apply for one of our internship or placement programmes now.

gradireland bronze for Best Diversity Award 2016

KPMG were delighted to be awarded the bronze award for Diversity in the 2016 gradireland awards. Diversity and identifying talent from all backgrounds is hugely important to us, and we are focused on developing equality and inclusion in our graduate programme.

gradireland gold for Best of Innovation on Campus 2015

The ‘Best Innovation on Campus’ recognises how we interact with students in universities. To learn more about our campus activities including our International Case Competition, Insight Days, #ThinkKPMG and many other events please click here.

KPMG win Outstanding Achievement in CSR

KPMG were delighted to win the Outstanding Achievement in CSR award at the Chambers Ireland Corporate Social Responsibility Awards 2013. This was the key award on the night and is a tremendous endorsement of all of our efforts in contributing to the communities in which we operate.

gradireland Best Work Experience or Internship Programme 2014

KPMG is the proud recipient of the GradIreland ‘Best Work Experience or Internship Programme’ 2014. This award recognises the excellent experience, support and training that students receive while working in KPMG on an internship/ placement. Voted for by students and judged by an independent panel of industry experts, these awards recognise Ireland’s most popular recruiters across a range of employment sectors. KPMG were also awarded a bronze medal for ‘Best Training & Development Programme’ 2014.

Training and Development (IITD) Award for Best Work Placement Programme

KPMG won the Award for Best Work Placement Programme at the IITD National Awards 2014 which acknowledges outstanding achievements in organisational learning and development. The IITD National Training Awards 2014 are focused on engagement, collaboration, excellence in training initiatives, innovation and learning and development of both individuals and organisations.

Accountancy Firm of the Year 2011

KPMG won the “Accountancy Firm of the Year” award at the Global Investor/ISF Awards 2011, which took place on 6 July 2011 at the Grange City Hotel in London. The Awards recognise the greatest contributions to asset management and asset servicing over the last 12 months. At KPMG, we aim to contribute positively to our society and to create a sustainable business future. From our sponsorship of the arts in Ireland – North and South – to our school education programmes in Dublin and Belfast, we are committed to making a real difference.

Investment Management Practice wins award for Best Audit Services

KPMG’s Investment Management Practice has won the prestigious HFM Award for “Best Audit Services” to the global hedge fund industry. The HFM European Hedge Services Awards are designed to recognise those companies that have outperformed their peer group over the course of 2014. KPMG was recognised by an independent panel of industry experts for demonstrating financial progress, growth, client satisfaction, genuine innovation and adaptability.

Empowering our people

In 2011, we launched the KPMG Business School in Ireland reflecting our ongoing commitment to our people’s development. The investment in the Business School has already received external recognition from the Chartered Institute of Personnel Development, the Irish Institute of Training and Development, and GradIreland.