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Applications for KPMG’s school leaver programme have gone live after more than 5,000 people registered their interest in the ever-expanding initiative.

The web has transformed the job market for both job hunters and recruiters. The good old CV is being marginalised by some online application mechanisms, but still has a role to play.

Recruitment firm Robert Half has revealed that ICAEW chartered accountants working in business are more confident about career prospects compared with a year ago.

More than 1,300 accounting vacancies are now open to members of through our new jobs portal, jobs.accountingweb


Accountancy is a brilliant career choice because it touches so many different aspects of business life.

People are drawn towards a career in accountancy for a variety of reasons, but the chances are you’ll be good with numbers, and enjoy working with them, as well as taking a genuine interest in


It will come as no surprise to the accountancy community that social media is now an integral part of the profession and has an increasing role in the job hunting process.

Recruitment firm Robert Half has revealed the top jobs in accountancy along with news that salaries within the profession are set to return to pre-recession levels this year.

KPMG is developing a new school leavers’ programme that will see the firm paying the full university and professional tuition fees of successful candidates.