(PRWEB) May 13, 2012
Big4.com, the premier social networking forum for professionals and alumni of Accenture, Andersen, BearingPoint, Capgemini, Deloitte, Ernst & Young, KPMG and PricewaterhouseCoopers, PwC reports on the fact that for the fifth consecutive year, college students ranked Ernst & Young LLP No. 1 in the accounting profession and No. 4 in the business field on the 2012 US Undergraduate Universum IDEAL™ Employer Survey.
Big4.com also noted The Universum IDEAL™ Employer Survey is an American survey held at nearly 220 leading universities. This year more than 59,000 students participated, answering questions about their career expectations and how they perceive companies as employers. The company has a number of successful programs to foster these students.
Piloted in the Americas in 2011, the New Horizons program is a three-month international rotation for professionals early in their careers working on accounts that touch several countries in the area. The Global Student Exchange Program another internship program. Big4.com reports it offers overseas assignments for select summer interns. Participants kick off their internship in the US and spend four weeks abroad at another Ernst & Young location within the organization’s global network, before returning to the US to complete their experience.
Dan Black, Ernst & Young LLP’s Director of Campus Recruiting comments:
“We’re committed to building lifelong relationships with our people and this often starts on college campuses,” he says. “We’re proud to see the results of our tremendous recruiting momentum and continuous innovation on campus are once again reflected in the feedback of college students who identified us as an ideal employer in our industry and among business majors.”
Big4.com is the accounting, tax, consulting and IT professions’ premier resource, and has been exclusively focused on Big Four firm professionals and alumni for 10 years, providing high quality content, connectivity and commerce. The Big Four Job Board offers fresh job opportunities – clients include the world’s leading companies. Big Four News covers key news, developments, events, survey results, press releases and appointments. The Big Four Blog provides opinion and insight on recent and key developments, news, happenings, management changes, regulations, acquisitions and capital market activities. Big4 Video is a professionally produced news covering key global developments in this space.
Big4.com has a strong presence on key social media platforms:
Youtube: Big4Video is a professionally produced weekly news magazine.
Twitter: twitter.com/big4 has 9,000 followers.
LinkedIn: The Big Four Alumni and Professionals group is the largest corporate and alumni group with 85,000+ members.
Facebook: The Big4 fan page has 5,500 fans at facebook.com/big4page.
Xing: The Big Four Alumni and Professionals group has 1,450+ members.
- Kristy Short