Fish ... really need some help with next move. 10 years of experience in the big 4 in the forensic and dispute space. Struggling to move out of here ... industry seems like a pay cut...
For 401k, Deloitte contributes 25 cents for every 1 dollar we contribute. Its matched upto 6% of our salary. How is it other big 4?
Has pipeline slowed for you (US): MBB Big 4 Boutiques (Parthenon) Other (ATK, Strategy&)? I know lots of overlap in the type of work and clients but thought this is the best way to segment for now.
People that’ve switched from Big 4 to industry or vice versa, could you share the reason for your switch, and if you regret the move? And which level were you when you made the change?
How would you feel when your manager hires someone who is in the same age as you, with a cpa and had worked in big 4 before. Meanwhile you don’t have any PA experience and only half way through cpa.
I’m in a final round interview with EY for entry level roles. Does it affect me negatively if my recruiter knows that I’ve offer from multiple other big 4 firms? I received a form to fill where It asks for any offers that I already have.
How often does big 4 hire applicants that a recruiting agency found? Recruiter reached out to me for a position I would be great for? Is this worth pursuing or is it better to wait for a referral?
Does everyone who joins Big 4 have a 2 years and done mindset or just me? I feel like I just joined Kentucky and enjoying the ride until draft day.
What does a manager with 8-10 years in Big 4 consulting experience (5-6 years in FSI) make in the market today?
Please be kind, genuinely looking for help. Started my Grad School journey and really want an idea of the quality of school I can realistically aim for. My profile: M / 27 / AA 3.1 GPA Frm a State university 6 YOE (3 in Big 4 Consulting) Active in community Prez of a few orgs Frm Chicago 100% open to relocate 1st practice GRE: 304 (151- V / 153 Q) Looking to pursue a tech mgmt concentration.
Boomerangs - Did you get a raise when you boomeranged back to your old big 4 firm? If so, how much? Tips to negotiate.
Hi Tax Bowlers, I'm an experienced associate (2yrs) in a Big 4 Transfer Pricing division. I have reached a point in my career where I am considering taking up a professional certification. Several colleagues recommended taking up either ACCA or CFA, however, I see little connection between these certifications and the work that I am currently doing, and what I plan to do in the future. What would you guys suggest? Would it be detrimental to my career if I did not take up any certifications?
Big 4 staffs and seniors, do you get the exposure to prep a return in its entirety? (Fed and states?). How much of a return to you get to see and prepare on your own?
I work in a small big 4 office. I plan on staying through the fall busy season and leaving shortly after, definitely before spring busy season. How early should I let the firm/team know of my notice?
Anyone know what a Structured Finance Analyst / Senior makes at Big 4? Specifically NYC? Can’t find much info
Which of B4 + MBB pays SWE/DS the most? I know they can't compare to FAANG, but just among these guys, who pays the most? Who has the best talent/tech implementations?
Let’s pretend we’re holding companies. I’ll start: No, we can’t hire an extra writer even though you’re clocking 70+ hours a week. BTW, our contract with your client caps billable hours per employee because they know we don’t pay overtime. Here’s a non-billable code you should start using for the rest of the year.
Looking at Consulting roles at Avanade - Is associate the lowest level there? What is expected comp for NJ/NY area?
If I move into a financial analyst position after two years of audit experience (and 1 promotion) will i likely start at the bottom of the totem pole? Trying to get an idea of what my salary would be. I feel this role is kinda critical for my 20 -30 year plan so I’m willing to start at an A1 position again. any insight here would be great. Thanks
Interested in consulting at MBB. Is connecting with recruiters via LinkedIn and reaching out about potential positions something I should do?
US expats living in London, what proportion of your salary do you put into pension vs investing directly? Would like to start growing wealth, however I am finding tax rules quite complicated / limiting outside of the pensions wrapper. For reference, planning to stay in the UK long term, late 20s, TC ~ £65k.
Are MBB still hiring like crazy?
Hi all! Looking for a mid to senior level UX or Product Design role, remote or in the Greater Boston area. Anyone hiring? 4 years of experience (including my masters in interaction design and usability, and relevant work experience) + over 7 years of experience in other design fields. DM me, let’s chat!
Anyone heard anything about raises this year?
Which one is better in terms of career growth, job security, hikes and wlb. 1- PWC India - kolkata location (hometown) 2- Accenture - Bangalore (relocation not an issue) Fixed and joining bonus is same. Variable in ACN is 27%. PWC variable is not mentioned and is performance based. Also I heard that ACN is not that good with variables. Thanks in advance.
put 6K into my roth IRA, just want to dump it into a few ETFs and forget about it until i’m old and wrinkly - what should i go with? VOO? QQQ? thank you in advance for helping me retire!!
Single making 6 figures in the 24% tax bracket. Besides maxing out my Roth and 401k is there anything else I can do to pay less in taxes?
Finishing my first year at pwc - I've been in contact with a recruiter from Marakon for an associate position. They're offering ~90k up to 20% performance bonus (skeptical about this). Worth it? Ctd..
Why did Deloitte’s federal practice have layoffs? Given that the clients are large government entities. I can understand it happening in commercial but federal makes no sense
Hi, I'm a fresher placed at EY. I willl be onboarding this month. I've head a lot about the bad work culture + the pay is minimum. I'm looking for reasons to stay, please help.
Any other benefits/allowances in Capgemini?
What are your to-go stores/web sites to find classroom items? (Storage, furniture, wall decor, etc) Really want to make my first year room adorable, but also struggling to find the best deals. HELP!
May is Mental Health Awareness. My memoir is being published this month.”My Crazy Summer: God, medication and me”. It tells of the stress of working in consulting and shows there is hope and light at
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