Currently in B4 tax specializing in financial services. Looking for a tax manager position in pre IPO in Seattle area. My financial services background + no industry experience thus far have been a major issue getting through the resume cut. Does anyone have any tips, connections and/or anything to share on how I can make that jump?
Really wanna try secondment/global mobility program, but really want to quit PwC as well... do other big 4 do global mobility program too?
Today was my last day in B4 PA! Started from intern to manager and learned a ton. Now excited to take my $25k increase and join a Fortune 500 company in Jan! Work/life balance here I come!
Does B4 let people go the same day as their resignation only if they’re going to a direct competitor? How about MBB or a tier 2 consulting firm? Have people been let go immediately in case they go to FAANG or other industry firms?
Just left Big 4 consulting for sales strategy at a Tier 2 tech co (LinkedIn, Salesforce, etc.). Bain reached out today, any good reason to entertain?
Comp question - what should a B4 Senior with a CPA, CFF, CFE, and a MBA with 4 years forensic exp (D&T) and 6+ years non-forensic exp (industry) in NYC and DC markets expect in this current climate?
Got a side gig that might be impacted by independence requirements at b4. Will b4 require me to just stop what I’m doing or shut the corp down?
Congrats to all the folks who got promoted this year! Happy for everyone but still feeling a little blue.. was really hoping to make it to the next level this year. Looking for some advice.. do I slog it out for one more year in current big 4 or do I try to jump to another firm at the next level?
Are companies looking to hire more minorities and people who identify as LGBTQ+? I saw a post about a job listing for a Big 4 and it said it had a strong preference for people who identify as LGBTQ+ or a minority racial group. Does this mean they have a higher chance of getting the job? Not trying to start any political debates, I’m just generally curious.
Has anyone jumped from Big 4 Advisory to Tier 1 Consulting firms (e.g. MBB). Was the jump at the same, higher or lower level?
S1 in B4 deal advisory (FDD). any insight on how I might be able to transition to one of the other shops like A&M?
How much all in can Big 4 MDs and Partners expect after 5 yrs at the level? Director at PwC at the cusp of moving to the next level. Evaluating if I should stay in consulting vs. moving to industry.
I accepted an offer from a company based in SF couple of weeks ago for a 70% raise from my current pay (TC). Currently in East Coast. Base pay increase was only 10% and rest is all in RSU’s. I can’t stop thinking if am making the right move. Currently in Big 4, I like my current job & I learn a lot day to day. But very clearly underpaid. Also, Pandemic has put a lot of strain on my mental health. My productivity is all time low, can’t focus and concentrate. (Cont..)
Hi Fishes, I am basically stuck while taking a decision. Two weeks back, I have joined the big 4. Now I have an offer from capgemini offering me around 4 L more that my current ctc. Should I consider moving to capgemini considering WLB. Will big 4 release me as I am still being onboarded. Also If they ask me to serve notice, will capgemini wait for me during notice period at big 4. Please help guys.
How valuable is having a B4 name on the resume? Currently at a boutique and have the option to join B4 (not KPMG) or industry. Industry would pay more for the first couple years. Wondering if B4 would be the better option for the long run
For new college grads who want to go into consulting but couldn’t make the cut this year, how much longer do we wait before we are eligible to apply as “experienced hire”? For most mbbs I know it’s ~1 of work experience required, what about big 4 or 2nd tier consulting firms?
Has anyone had an experience where they switched big 4 and ended up being such a good decision? Trying to get some light
Just signed an offer with a mid-tier coming from B4. About to put in my 2 weeks, but will they ask me to leave immediately because I’m headed to another public accounting firm?
Just picked up Whiskey Bible's #1 rated whiskey for 2021 (and 2020 World Whisky of the year) - can't wait for the weekend to crack this baby open. Alberta Premium Rye Cask Strength.
Hey everyone, There are multiple openings for people with more than 5 years of experince in BCG. Please DM if you are looking for a switch.
I was asked to take on formal supervisor duties without a promotion or raise for at least 1 year. Tips on how to negotiate this?
Hi everyone. Wondering how much should I be making if I’m looking into an Audience Analyst or Audience Strategist position in NYC? Associate level. TIA
Hi moms - I’m a FTM and my leave is ending next week 😭😫 I’ve loved being home with baby and being able to devote all my attention to her and my family. I’m anxious about the transition back and...
Got a green slip after Dropbox in Mumbai - need to appear for fingerprint and interview. Has anyone gone through this process?Do I need to go to the consulate for fingerprints or the biometric center?
Currently at an agency interviewing for client side. Next round is with brand managers- what type of questions would you ask/ skills would you want from the brand side when working with a media manager?
I have a controversial observation: Facebook seems to be using recruitment process managers to get diversity hires. I've looked at all the RPM hires over the past few years and every one of them seems to be a woman, most commonly a woman of color. I'm all for diversity, but this feels out of balance. Am I wrong?
I know my client needs an Accounting Manager. I know this because they’re startup med device company that has their books in complete shambles. The current accounting team isn’t very strong. How do I let the client know that I would be interested in joining them? They’re not actively recruiting for any position but I know they’d benefit from it. Serious responses only :)
My sister is unvaccinated with no plans to get the vaccine. She is getting married this year, meaning lots of events. I am pregnant, high risk (CH mama from yesterday’s post), and can’t risk getting Covid again. What would you do? Do I ask her to get vaccinated for my/her future niece’s sake? If she doesn’t, should I sit out the wedding events?
Paid team currently complaining about which vendors didn’t send them holiday gifts this year 🙄
I was told by a PPED in NY today that the reasons I'm not up for partner is needing to lose weight, not being female or a diversity candidate, and not having the right family image (married with kids)
Reposting from another bowl: The Real Agency Salary Spreadsheet https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/u/1/d/11obKJpckWJNyEYPdhHM0iaGp0x4QoVk_7aitRC5zVlc/htmlview?urp=gmail_link#
Project is ending and I think i am going to miss my manager. Good managers really do make a difference. 😊
if i just changed jobs (for the first time) and want to rollover my 401k to an IRA, should i do a traditional 401k or roth? mid-20s so early in my career if that matters?
I got a new job and was told that I can only roll over pre-tax 401k because the company does not offer roth 401k. I have a lot more money stored in roth 401k from my previous employer.. what should I do to keep it?
Anyone working in M&A finance can give their thoughts on the job? I like FDD but want something just a little (not too much) slower paced. I’m seeing a few of these job postings pop up and am curious what the interview process will be like
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