If you're looking to build a successful career in business, our apprenticeship programmes could be the perfect catalyst. You could earn while you learn, gaining valuable work experience whilst studying for a professional qualification.Working as a KPMG school leaver means you'll working with some of the brightest minds, each with their own unique perspective. Our people have incredibly diverse backgrounds, whoever you are and however you got here, we'll recognise your contribution as one of a kind. Our diverse workforce is one of our greatest strengths, we believe that inclusion helps everyone at KPMG achieve extraordinary things together.
We have several apprenticeships offerings that can give you a kick start to your career. The KPMG360° Apprenticeship Programme gives you the opportunity to work across a broad range of business areas, offering you the breadth of practical experience in work, coupled with study towards a professional qualification.
KPMG360°Digital is our new degree level apprenticeship programme, designed to nurture our next generation of talent. You'll develop an understanding of how we work with clients through business rotations, have the chance to gain valuable insights, and a BSc degree in Digital and Technology Solutions along the way.
The gender gap in technical professions is vast. Our IT's Her Future programme is a KPMG-wide initiative designed to attract, empower and develop women in technology by offering them access to the networks and opportunities that can help advance their careers. Our aim is to ensure that you feel empowered and inspired to apply for positions of responsibility, so you can develop to your full potential.
Through the IT's Her Future programme, you'll have a senior leader as a mentor to give you the support, space and opportunity you need to grow. Working in a team of like-minded people, you'll enjoy the chance to build your skills in a supportive and collaborative environment, with plenty of opportunities for continual learning and development. You'll also have access to a series of internal and external events that aim to increase awareness around gender diversity, particularly in technical disciplines, across KPMG and in the wider professional world.
KPMG is on a journey. We're working with a wider group of organisations than ever before. We're embracing technologies like The Cloud, data analytics and artificial intelligence to empower our clients like never before. Rather than reacting to emerging trends, we anticipate them, with the right strategy and enabled by technology. We're a firm that never stands still. What does this mean for you? Simply, that there's never been a more exciting time to join us.
At KPMG in the UK we aim to create a fully inclusive environment. We believe this enables teams and individuals to make the most of their unique skills and ideas – and helps us achieve our goal of being the clear choice for our clients. We want to attract, retain and grow diverse talent at all levels. To achieve this, we've set ambitious targets on gender, sexual orientation, disability and ethnicity. Ultimately, we aim to create an environment where our people can bring their whole selves to work.
We work to embody the spirit of inclusivity by recruiting and rewarding our people based on merit, irrespective of difference and background. We encourage our staff to celebrate diverse events, including Chinese New Year, International Women's Day, London Pride, Ramadan and Black History Month, among other events. KPMG also provides role models and mentors for those who wish for guidance.
We want to offer an inclusive environment where everyone feels empowered. Our Employee Networks help us achieve this. As well as representing specific groups, they help to increase collaboration, share best practice, and make KPMG a more enjoyable place to work. Whether you want to connect with similar people or want to learn more about others, you're welcome to join any of these networks: African and Caribbean Network, Be Mindful, Breathe – KPMG's LGBT network, India Club, KNOW – KPMG's women's network, Mediterranean Society, Middle Eastern and North African Network and WorkAbility – KPMG's disability network to name a few.
Our people are at the heart of our success and its challenging work, so we look after them. Whether it's the training and development, support networks or the international opportunities, we'll bring out your best. The more you give, the more you'll get back, and the quicker you'll grow. That's 'Our Deal' - our commitment to you, and what we expect from you. As part of our promise to nurture and develop your talent, you'll have access to , our learning community that offers you the support, training and experiences to help you reach your potential in our inclusive, collaborative environment.
“In terms of training, there are lots of core learning elements that help you to understanding the overall picture of technology and digital solutions. As well as this, you also have the opportunity to book onto external courses – you can choose which areas of personal development you want to pursue.
For me, the important thing is the environment and people. It's a really collaborative place with a good sense of community.”
Kristina - KPMG360°Digital Apprentice