KPMG Capital Markets is a fast-growing practice with a high client demand. In this ever-changing market environment, our professionals must be adaptable and thrive in a collaborative, team-driven culture. At KPMG, our people are our number one priority. With a wealth of learning and career development opportunities, and leading market tools, we make sure our people continue to grow both professionally and personally. As part of our team, you will work cross functional throughout KPMG and work closely with some of Sweden's most well-known specialists.
Capital Markets is part of KPMG Deal Advisory which consist of four departments: Capital Markets, Transaction Services, Deal Strategy and Corporate Finance. As a team, Capital Markets take on a wide range of assignments within our three service lines: IPO readiness (initial public offerings), Transaction Accounting and US Capital Markets.
Listed companies run their businesses in a regulatory environment. Within IPO readiness, we help our clients building robust organisations ready to act in a listed environment. As part of the preparations, we support our clients with project management, governance, risk and internal control and financial reporting. It is also of growing importance in the IPO preparations to support our clients to meet regulatory requirement and investor expectations on ESG. We are also part of KPMG's listing review team, performing listing reviews of companies applying for a listing at Nasdaq Stockholm Main Market. Within Transaction Accounting we support our clients with restructurings such as mergers, carve out, pro forma financials, IFRS conversion and we also assist clients and KPMG auditors with prospectus and comfort letter related issues. US Capital Markets projects support our Swedish clients aiming for an US listing with their preparations, including PCAOB audit up-lifts.
KPMG Capital Markets is a fast-growing team, and we are currently seeking new talents to join as Associates. We hope that you are the future talent to join our team starting in January 2024 or August 2024.
Working with us you will develop your knowledge in a variety of questions related to companies in a listed environment. Your daily work may for example include:
Participating in project management of large projects where we support companies on their journey from private to listed company
Supporting companies evaluating current state and design of their governance structure in accordance with the expectations of a listed company
Supporting companies to establish an internal control framework that ensures accurate financial reporting and information disclosures
Assisting in the analysis of structuring and accounting questions related to capital market transactions (e.g., carve outs, mergers / demergers, pro forma requirements, etc.)
Providing assurance services to clients undertaking capital raising, you will learn regulatory and compliance matters
Gaining an in depth understanding of the audit process and develop knowledge relating to US SEC clients
Building your network through relationships with senior stakeholders at the client and within KPMG
What do we offer?
If you’re looking for a firm with a strong team connection where you can be your whole self, have an impact, advance your skills, deepen your experiences, and have the flexibility and access to constantly find new areas of inspiration and expand your capabilities, then consider a career at KPMG Capital Markets.
We want our employees' careers to be characterized with the opportunity for the individual to influence their personal development. Therefore, you will get a Performance Manager who becomes your personal coach and together you set up your individual development plan.
We believe that in order to thrive with us, you are curious, fearless, committed, a team player and are open to new challenges every day.
Just like us, you are a person who is very committed to what you undertake, you take responsibility for the delivery to the client, and you get energy from having a well-functioning collaboration with your clients and colleagues. You are interested in, and want to work in, a transactional environment with both tight deadlines and constantly new questions to solve. You enjoy meeting clients, being their “go to person” and being part of a skilled advisory team. We also see that you are communicative and have a good ability to convey your message in a clear and convincing way, for example in presentations.
Further you have:
At a minimum a Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field, such as business or economics. A Master’s degree is meriting.
0-1 years of work experience
Analytical skills and is solution oriented
Excellent knowledge of Word, Excel and Powerpoint
Fluency in English, both written and orally
It is meriting if you have work experience from a consulting firm, auditing or a finance function.
Want to make a difference with us?
Then you are warmly welcome to apply! We are happy to receive your application, which consist of your CV, a short cover letter and grade copies from university / collage as soon as possible, however no later than 27th of September 2023. As a first step of the recruitment process, we use capacity tests to increase the objectivity of the selection process. You will receive the capacity tests by e-mail in connection with your application and we will not process your application until the tests have been completed.
If you have any questions about the position, please don’t hesitate to contact Sandra Wahlström ([email protected]) or Tina Eriksson ([email protected]), who are both part of the Capital Markets-team. For any questions related to the recruitment process please contact Talent Acquisition Specialist Jennie Lundqvist ([email protected]).
We look forward to receiving your application!
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