Oct 13

KPMG to Hire 60 Staff as Demand from Clients Grows

ACCOUNTANCY giant KPMG is to hire 60 new staff in a move it said was a “vote of confidence” that the Irish economy was recovering.

n a statement, the firm said it was looking to fill the senior positions in audit, tax and advisory to cope with growing customer demand.

The firm also confirmed it would be hiring 270 graduates this year as part of its annual graduate intake.

The firm, which claims to be the only one of the ‘Big Four’ accounting firms to operate as an integrated firm across the whole of Ireland, will take on staff in Dublin, Belfast, Cork and Galway.

Managing partner Shaun Murphy said the “signs of recovery are good and strong client demand in many areas means that we are looking to fill roles in the audit, tax and advisory areas of our business”.

Mr Murphy added that the high level of graduate recruitment was a “vote of confidence in the calibre of Irish graduates and testament to the significant job opportunities for graduates in Ireland.

“Signs of domestic growth and Ireland’s continued reputation as the location of choice for foreign direct investment mean that the demand for our services is growing in a number of areas,” he added.

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