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KPMG paying overtime

This has been making the circles via email/messaging chains in the Big 4...KPMG's apparently going to be paying Overtime. People in the big 4 will be blinging if this is the case for all firms

KPMG Paying OT

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Marmion said…
I know KPMG in New Zealand pays overtime. Last year when I went through the Intern recruiting process this was one of their 'selling points,' but negated by having a lower base salary. All in all its going to end up fairly equal between the firms.
notfordisplay said…
Interesting. Thanks for the information, you are probably correct.
Krupo said…
Wow, I just love how misreported the story has been. *However*, the article only has a 3 line excerpt, so you'd really have to read back a bit *cough* to get the full KPMG overtime story. :)

The O/T is for 'support' staff (admin assistants), not client-serving personnel (i.e., CA's and CPA's).

I believe in Israel the firms all pay overtime too.

It depends on your country's rules as to whether this or that type of professional is eligible for overtime.

In the US and Canada you certainly aren't - and in Canada there's really nothing vague about the law. Salaried professionals (CAs, CA students too) = no overtime.

Admin assistants = overtime.

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