At KPMG, you’ll join a team of diverse and dedicated problem solvers, connected by a common cause: turning insight into opportunity for clients and communities around the world.
Do work that matters, supported by a community that values difference and cares about you. Gain learning that’ll last you a lifetime and be recognized for the impact you make. With a focus on encouraging employees to come as they are, KPMG provides its employees with various unique tools and support systems that ensure they thrive and make their mark in their careers and communities.
What you will do
Working at KPMG allows you to gain valuable on-the-job experience while building your professional network and business acumen. Being part of the KPMG Global member firm of 143 countries and over 265,000 professionals, you’ll be part of a high-performing team and have access to ongoing professional development and mentorship at every level. You will work with national and global organizations and be involved in client delivery, firm-building activities, and community initiatives. At KPMG, we’ll support you to drive your career and discover the countless opportunities available.
KPMG’s Sustainability & ESG Services practice provides a full range of advisory and assurance services to corporate and public clients. Core services include sustainability and Environmental, Social and Governance [ESG] strategy and risk assessments, climate change strategy development and decarbonization, ESG implementation support, sustainable finance, and reporting and assurance.
We are seeking talented and energetic candidates to join our team as a Consultant in our ESG practice starting May or September 2024.
Consultants usually join coming from an undergraduate degree or Master’s degree with less than two years of work experience. Those with advanced degrees, including MBAs, PhDs, MDs, and JD, are encouraged to evaluate if a Senior Consultant or Consultant position is best for them.
To evaluate the range of skillsets our candidates bring we use a two “track” system during the interview process: strategist track and technical track. We’ve included a description below to help guide your track selection.
Strategist track: Undergraduate degree in sustainability management, business, public policy, or other relevant programs
Technical track: Undergraduate degree in engineering, environmental science, or other technical programs
What you bring to the role
- Undergraduate degree in sustainability, forestry, business, environmental studies, engineering, or another related program
- Strong academic performance with demonstrated quantitative skills
- Ability to combine both quantitative and qualitative analysis to solve sustainability-related business problems
- Attention to detail and commitment to delivering high-quality work
- Demonstrated record of leadership roles in academic and/or extracurricular activities; leadership in sustainability-related activities a plus
- Ability to manage multiple priorities and deliver commitments on time
- Strong verbal and written communication skills
Candidates must be entering the final year of their current program, with graduation in Winter or Spring of 2024, to be eligible for this position.
Please apply directly to KPMG at https://home.kpmg/ca/en/home/careers/students.html
All applications must be received by Friday, September 8th at 11:59 p.m.
Our online application system will allow you to include up to five documents without losing your formatting. Applications can be addressed to Hiring Manager and should include the following:
- Cover letter
- An electronic copy of your most recent transcript and/or GPA
Please also select your preferred location when completing your application.
If you do not have access to an electronic copy of your transcript, we ask that you attach a screenshot of your grades from your school’s website.
Our Values, The KPMG Way
Integrity, we do what is right | Excellence, we never stop learning and improving | Courage, we think and act boldly | Together, we respect each other and draw strength from our differences | For Better, we do what matters.
KPMG in Canada is a proud equal opportunities employer, and we are committed to creating a respectful, inclusive and barrier-free workplace that allows all of our people to reach their full potential. A diverse workforce is key to our success, and we believe in bringing your whole self to work. We welcome all qualified candidates to apply and hope you will choose KPMG in Canada as your employer of choice. For more information about Inclusion, Diversity & Equity in Recruitment, please click here.
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