Summer 2023 Co-op – Halifax – Audit CPA Co-op or Intern – Summer 2023 or Fall 2023

  • Location: Halifax, Nova Scotia
  • Deadline: September 18, 2022


Job Title Halifax – Audit CPA Co-op or Intern – Summer 2023, Fall 2023
Job ID 2022-16726
Location Halifax
Job Description Overview:


At KPMG, you’ll join a team of diverse and dedicated problem solvers, connected by a common cause: turning insight into opportunity for clients and communities around the world.

Do work that matters, supported by a community that values difference and cares about you. Gain learning that’ll last you a lifetime and be recognized for the impact you make. With a focus on encouraging employees to come as they are, KPMG provides its employees with a variety of unique tools and support systems that ensure they thrive and make their mark in their career and in their communities.


Note: Please limit your applications to one role, based off your interests. You will be asked to complete an application questionnaire where you can outline your preferred function (Audit, Tax, or Advisory) and position type. Please carefully review which specific opportunities are available below before submitting your application, as openings vary by office. This is a co-op/internship position.


What you will do:

You’ll have the opportunity to work across geographies and industries to take on challenging and groundbreaking projects. From analyzing and assessing business processes to improving client performance, you’ll be building strong relationships with our people and developing professional skills that will help set you up for success.


Opportunities are available in our following practice areas:  



In KPMG’s Audit practice our clients look to us to provide industry insight and valuable perspective on business issues. You will be involved in analyzing and assessing clients’ business processes, internal controls, and recommending areas of improvement. Learn more at

–       Co-op/ Intern: Summer 2023, Fall 2023



Co-ops and Internships

Throughout a co-op or internship, you’ll work on client engagement and have access to training, professional development, and innovative learning experiences. From analyzing and assessing business processes to improving client performance, you’ll be building strong relationships with our people and developing professional skills that will help set you up for success.


What you bring to the role:


You’re a highly motivated student who strives for excellence, innovation, and collaboration. You’re passionate about being involved in your local community and university and have a proven ability to achieve personal and professional success while juggling competing priorities and deadlines. You have a strong academic record and are committed to achieving your CPA designation post-graduation.


Keys to your success:

§  Strong relationship-building skills that will enable you to easily interact with clients, colleagues, and the wider community.

§  A commitment to continual learning – developing new skills, taking on new responsibilities and broadening your knowledge through research.

§  The ability to provide crucial consultation and analysis for the variety of clients you will serve.

§  Dedication and motivation to achieve high standards of client service and professionalism in the performance of duties

§  Ability to use a range of techniques to analyze an issue

§  You have knowledge of relevant accounting frameworks.

§  You are highly motivated and a strong team player.

§  You are an excellent multi-tasker to work effectively towards tight deadlines and manage multiple projects.

§  You possess strong written and verbal communication skills to ensure managers are kept updated on file progression.



To apply:


All applications are to be submitted directly to KPMG’s website:


All applications must be received no later than 11:59PM on September 19, 2022.

Application deadlines may vary depending on position and school. Please consult with your Career Centre and any specific deadlines they may require you to follow.


For an easy application process, please PDF all documents into one PDF file.

Applications can be addressed to “Hiring Manager” and should include a cover letter, resume, and a copy of your most recent unofficial transcript. If you do not have access to an electronic copy of your transcript, we ask that you attach a screenshot of your grades from your school’s website.


Please note that not all offices offer all positions and functions.


If you experience any difficulties with the online system, please contact


Learn more about where a career at KPMG can take you.


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Integrity, we do what is right | Excellence, we never stop learning and improving | Courage, we think and act boldly | Together, we respect each other and draw strength from our differences | For Better, we do what matters

KPMG in Canada is a proud equal opportunities employer, and we are committed to creating a respectful, inclusive, and barrier-free workplace that allows all our people to reach their full potential. A diverse workforce is key to our success and we believe in bringing your whole self to work. We welcome all qualified candidates to apply and hope you will choose KPMG in Canada as your employer of choice.

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