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Ready to start your KPMG journey? Apply for the KPMG Trainee Program!

Our next application period for trainee positions starts at September.
You can find all the open positions and send an open application under "All trainee positions".
We can't wait to get to know you more.  

If you are still looking for opportunities after the application period has closed, you can always send us open application.
You can find it under "All trainee positions". 

 

What is the KPMG Trainee Program?

  • The KPMG Trainee Program is aimed at 3rd-5th year and recently graduated university and university of applied science students with background in Business, Law or STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering or Maths)
  • Trainee positions are paid, full-time and last from 2 to 8 months, depending on the position
  • 150-200 trainees are hired annually through the Program in Audit, Tax & Legal and Advisory Services
  • Most of the positions are located in Helsinki but there are open positions also at other office locations in Finland
  • Application period takes place twice a year, one in the beginning of the year and the other in the early fall.

 

What does the Trainee Program offer?

  • Hands-on experience in consulting and client assignments
  • Chance to meet skilled and talented people with different professional backgrounds
  • Chance to work with the best professionals in Finland and develop your own expertise
  • Competitive salary and benefits, like occupational health care, leisure time insurance, and lunch benefit
  • Eventually, you may be offered an opportunity to continue your career at KPMG after the traineeship period

 

What we are looking for in a Trainee?

  • 3-5 years of university studies in Business, Law or STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering or Maths)
  • Strong teamwork skills and a willingness to learn & develop oneself
  • A curious mind and a genuine interest in our business

My colleagues and the team spirit has been the best part of my trainee period at KPMG. And that I’ve felt that I’ve been treated as an equal team member from the start.
Veera, Finance
From day one I got assigned to various interesting projects and my supportive colleagues immediately made me feel welcomed to the KPMG team. During my trainee period I have gained a lot of knowledge and my desire to learn is only growing.
Nina, Tax & Legal Trainee
The best thing about working at KPMG is to get to learn new things, possibility for own professional development and the awesome colleagues
Eero, Audit & Assurance
Intriguing projects and positive client feedback were highlights of my period as a KPMG Trainee. Also, nice and determined colleagues helped me to thrive as a future expert!
Mikko, Cyber Trainee
Do you like to challenge yourself and learn new things? Then the audit trainee program is a dream come true for you!
Laura, Audit Trainee
My trainee period was a positive experience, which allowed me to develop myself as an expert and offered me the opportunity for a wide range of learning. My work was very versatile from the start, and offered challenges and possibilities to develop myself. I got well into the team, and in addition to getting to know other trainees I also got to know widely more seasoned colleagues.
Joonatan, Tax & Legal
My colleagues and the team spirit has been the best part of my trainee period at KPMG. And that I’ve felt that I’ve been treated as an equal team member from the start.
Veera, Finance
From day one I got assigned to various interesting projects and my supportive colleagues immediately made me feel welcomed to the KPMG team. During my trainee period I have gained a lot of knowledge and my desire to learn is only growing.
Nina, Tax & Legal Trainee
The best thing about working at KPMG is to get to learn new things, possibility for own professional development and the awesome colleagues
Eero, Audit & Assurance
Intriguing projects and positive client feedback were highlights of my period as a KPMG Trainee. Also, nice and determined colleagues helped me to thrive as a future expert!
Mikko, Cyber Trainee
Do you like to challenge yourself and learn new things? Then the audit trainee program is a dream come true for you!
Laura, Audit Trainee
My trainee period was a positive experience, which allowed me to develop myself as an expert and offered me the opportunity for a wide range of learning. My work was very versatile from the start, and offered challenges and possibilities to develop myself. I got well into the team, and in addition to getting to know other trainees I also got to know widely more seasoned colleagues.
Joonatan, Tax & Legal

How to apply for the KPMG Trainee Program?

How to submit an application?

  • Check out open positions and fill in the application at trainee.kpmg.fi.
  • Attach your cover letter, CV and a transcript of studies or a degree certificate.
  • You can apply for several positions by one application.

 

How does the recruitment process continue?

  • All applicants will be contacted as soon as possible after the application period has been closed, by the end of February at the latest.
  • At KPMG, we understand that getting to know you goes beyond how you present yourself during networking events and interviews. That’s why we’ve introduced KPMG Ready Assessment Game, our interactive game-based assessment application as a first step of our trainee recruitment process.
  • After the assessment, we will invite the most suitable candidates to individual interviews which will be held online. For some positions there might also be a case task included.

Follow our social media channels during the application period to learn more about the trainee program and hear stories from earlier trainees about their experiences. 

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Contact us

If you have questions regarding the Trainee Program or the recruiting process, please contact us by email at recruitment(at)kpmg.fi

You can also reach out our recruiters: 

 

Advisory: 

Johanna Hussi

johanna.hussi@kpmg.fi

+35844 4854 377

 

Audit & Assurance

Mariina Falck

mariina.falck@kpmg.fi

+35850 4314 291

 

Tax & Legal 

Christina Koikkalainen

christina.koikkalainen@kpmg.fi

+35844 4854 585

 

Business Support

Petra Simoinen

petra.simoinen@kpmg.fi

+35850 5202 984

 

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