Thursday, July 1, 2021 13:58

Students of Advanced Education Program (Academy of Finance- AoF) have internship opportunity at KPMG Vietnam
On the morning of June 2, 2021, the Seminar for Students of Advanced Education Program AoF - Career Opportunities with ACCA and KPMG was organized by the Advanced Education Program Executive Board (AEP) in collaboration with Faculty and Specialized Subjects, ACCA and KPMG Vietnam in the form of online took place successfully.

At the beginning of the seminar, Mr. Tran Van Quoc - Head of ACCA Vietnam Partner Development Department gave an online survey of students' career needs/orientation and updated ACCA's 2021 Survey for GenZ generation. and the ACCA Student Recruitment Priority Program - ACCA JOB FAST TRACK PROGRAM.

With the desire to connect leading businesses with potential candidates in the field of finance and accounting, Fast Track was launched by ACCA in March 2020, receiving the companionship of 19 reputable businesses, so far, the program has attracted more than 500,000 turns of interest from students as well as candidates interested in the field of Finance-Accounting and with more than 700 quality applications. Participating in Fast Track, candidates will be specially exempted from 1 to 3 rounds in the recruitment process of the Enterprise, depending on the progress of completing the ACCA degree and the specific recruitment requirements of each Enterprise. ACCA Job Fast Track 2021 is an updated version with more meaningful and practical activities to connect businesses, organizations, schools, students and ACCA members, thereby bringing more opportunities and values, contributing to the development of human resources in the financial sector.

Following the program, the students had the opportunity to exchange, learn and approach the working environment of KPMG, especially the recruitment process of Big 4 in 2 main recruitment seasons (Internship and Fresher); along with that are extremely valuable experiences, shared directly from the Audit Director of KPMG Vietnam and Alumni of Advanced Education Program Academy of Finance who is currently an audit assistant at KPMG.      

Ms. Pham Thi Thuy Linh – Audit Director of KPMG Vietnam

Mr. Nguyen Huu Hoang – KPMG Vietnam Audit Assistant – CQ54AEP AOF Alumni

Every year, KPMG has 2 main recruitment seasons, Internship and Fresher, with a 4-step recruitment process: Online registration and application submission (Test of English and specialized knowledge) - Teamwork (Case study and presentation) - Final Interview - KPMG Offer. KPMG is always proud that all its members have the quality that has become KPMG culture which is Knowledge Sharing because KPMG is not only a workplace but also a second school for members to continue to cultivate practical knowledge after graduation. With a friendly working environment, employees can freely express their personality; along with that, serving with integrity, always doing the right thing, reputation, honesty is also one of the outstanding culture of KPMG.

Also in the exchange - sharing with guests, the students received useful advices and practical experiences from Alumni of the Academy of Finance on the way to Big 4 Accounting - Auditing, At the same time, how to score points and make your own mark in the eyes of employers.

4 Representative Offices of KPMG in Vietnam and 1 Representative Office in Cambodia

Consulting services of KPMG

At the end of the seminar, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Truong Thi Thuy - Deputy Secretary of the Party Committee, Deputy Director of the Academy, Head of the Executive Board of Advanced Education Program shared a few words about the development milestones in the journey of cooperation between the Academy of Finance and ACCA and KPMG, also thanked the guests.

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Truong Thi Thuy - Deputy Secretary of the Party Committee, Deputy Director of the Academy, Head of the Executive Board of Advanced Education Program 

The program is part of a series of Advanced Education Program student support activities throughout the course.

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