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KPMG New Zealand

  • #3 in Accounting and advisory
  • > 100,000 employees

2022 Lighthouse Graduate - Wellington

Wellington
The team leverages data, analytics and artificial intelligence technologies to build/deliver solutions that transform the business of our clients.

Opportunity details

Opportunity Type
Graduate Job
Number of Vacancies
1-3
Start Date
28 Feb 2022

Application dates

Applications Open
27 Aug 2021
Applications Close
29 Oct 2021

Minimum requirements

Minimum Prior Qualification
Bachelor
Accepting International Applications
No
Qualifications Accepted
I
Artificial Intelligence
Bioinformatics
Computer Graphics & Animation
Computer Science (all other)
Computer Systems and Networks
Cyber Security
Data Science
Programming & Software Engineering
Video Game Development
Design & User Experience

Hiring criteria

Entry pathway

See details

Working rights

New Zealand

  • Citizen
  • Permanent resident
  • Full working rights
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LIGHTHOUSE

Lighthouse is a new and fast-growing team in KPMG and is widely respected for our range of management and risk consulting solutions and our depth of capability.

Lighthouse are a Data & Analytics team that balances technological know-how with business knowledge. We leverage a significant toolkit of global KPMG methodologies, platforms and solutions alongside relationships with technological leaders like Google, Amazon and Microsoft to turn business data into tangible value.

The team leverages data, analytics and artificial intelligence technologies to build and deliver solutions that transform the business of our clients – and in so doing improve their customer journeys and experiences, identify and achieve greater cost efficiencies, identify revenue and profitability growth opportunities, and improve early detection of fraud, customer churn and regulatory non-compliance.

Can Lighthouse fuel your future? Definitely if you want to:

  • Build data solutions and pipelines using best of breed technologies
  • Tackle complex client problems using novel data-driven approaches
  • Communicate insights and telling stories with data, enabled by visualisation & analytics tools

Within your first month at KPMG you’ll have:

  • Met your whole cohort, your buddy and completed a jam packed two day induction
  • Been on Grad Camp – our culturally immersive induction held in a marae
  • Begun to understand what does and doesn’t make a business tick

In your first six months at KPMG you’ll have:

  • Met your key clients and visited their offices
  • Joined the social club at KPMG and activities like skiing, boat trips and mini golf
  • Held visual strategy meetings or client workshops to find the root cause of any issue

By the end of your first year at KPMG you’ll have:

  • Made connections for life and worked on some amazing engagements
  • Maybe been asked to become a buddy for our new interns or grads
  • Fuelled New Zealand’s prosperity by doing work that matters

As a Lighthouse Graduate or Intern, you’ll be part of a fast-growing practice with a strong global network, working on projects that make a real difference to New Zealand using state of the art methodology and technology.

We offer rewarding careers for outstanding professionals, ongoing learning and development opportunities, a collaborative and inclusive culture, and flexible and agile work practices that focus on our people's wellbeing to drive innovation and entrepreneurship. We also believe that our business plays a distinct and vital role in helping solve important social and environmental issues; and use our unique skills and expertise to help create positive and lasting impacts for our communities.

We believe diversity of thought, background and experience strengthens relationships and delivers meaningful benefits to our people, our clients and communities. We strive to be recognised as an employer of choice for all, irrespective of gender, ethnicity, generation, flexible work status, family circumstances, sexual orientation or disability and our inclusive culture promotes the development of our people nationwide.

To be legally entitled to work in New Zealand, you should be a New Zealand citizen / resident or Australian citizen / permanent resident; or alternatively you must hold a valid work visa for New Zealand. Please check the New Zealand Immigration website for the most up to date information.

We are a 2021 Circle Back Initiative Employer – we commit to respond to every applicant.

Hiring criteria

You should have or be completing the following to apply for this opportunity.

Entry pathway
Degree or Certificate
Minimum Level of Study
Bachelor or higher
Study Field
I
Artificial Intelligence
Bioinformatics
Computer Graphics & Animation
Computer Science (all other)
Computer Systems and Networks
Cyber Security

Working rights

The opportunity is available to applicants in any of the following categories.

CitizenPermanent residentFull working rightsLimited working rightsNo working rights
New Zealand

Graduate Success Stories


  • Graduate stories
The coolest thing that I enjoy about being an Auditor is finding deficiencies in controls and misstatements. I like this because it gives me a purpose to work up to my full potential

Tarunjot Singh

  • Graduate stories
The coolest thing that I enjoy about being an Auditor is finding deficiencies in controls and misstatements. I like this because it gives me a purpose to work up to my full potential

Tarunjot Singh

  • Graduate stories
My job is cool because it doesn’t feel like work. I have a young, fun, and social team that get along well. We work hard and have lots of responsibility.

Amy Peploe

  • Graduate stories
My job is cool because it doesn’t feel like work. I have a young, fun, and social team that get along well. We work hard and have lots of responsibility.

Amy Peploe

  • Graduate stories
The coolest thing that I enjoy about being an Auditor is finding deficiencies in controls and misstatements. I like this because it gives me a purpose to work up to my full potential

Tarunjot Singh

  • Graduate stories
The coolest thing that I enjoy about being an Auditor is finding deficiencies in controls and misstatements. I like this because it gives me a purpose to work up to my full potential

Tarunjot Singh

  • Graduate stories
My job is cool because it doesn’t feel like work. I have a young, fun, and social team that get along well. We work hard and have lots of responsibility.

Amy Peploe

  • Graduate stories
My job is cool because it doesn’t feel like work. I have a young, fun, and social team that get along well. We work hard and have lots of responsibility.

Amy Peploe