Paul Nadeau, Jr.
Partner, Private Client Services Group
If you want to pursue a career in public accounting, KLR is the right choice for your career. Much of our Firm’s success is our ability and desire to develop and guide young professionals like you. But don’t just take it from us, hear it from them. Find out what our co-ops and interns think of the KLR experience, learn more about how a KLR internship or co-op can help you achieve your career goals, and when we will be on your campus.
Benefits of a Regional Firm - Exploring Your Options
** 2021 Summit is Full **
Join us from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM for a career summit packed with wonderful learning opportunities, a chance to meet professionals at all levels (Interns to Associates to Shareholders), and a behind-the-scenes look at a career in public accounting. Choosing a regional accounting firm has its benefits—explore your options with people who started right where you’re standing.
Date: Thursday, June 3rd
Time: 9:00 - 1:00PM
Location: Zoom (link to be sent after registration)
|9:00 - 9:30am||Welcome - Firm Overview and Why Choose KLR|
|9:30 - 11:00am||Pathways to Success Roundtables – Hear from different Partners/Senior Managers about their career paths and what led them to KLR. Our roundtable discussions will give you real insights from real leaders and help you learn more about our different practice areas.|
|11:00 - 11:15am||Break|
|11:15-11:45am||Q&A Panel - This informal Q&A session will give you a behind-the- scenes look at a career at KLR from people who started right where you’re standing|
|11:45 - 12:15pm||It’s Nice to “Meet” You Workshop – What does your resume say about you when someone “meets” you online for the first time? Hiring managers Lauren Amaral and Jade Toher will take you through what they look for when reviewing applicants’ resumes and conducting interviews|
|12:15 - 1:00 pm||Networking - 45 minutes of mixed breakout sessions with KLR team members|
Our student career summit is a fantastic opportunity for students to get a better idea of what an internship at KLR is like. In 2018, 100% of our interns reported that they received excellent value from their KLR internship, and that it exceeded their expectations. Better yet, most of our interns are offered full-time positions after graduation!
Here’s what students can look forward to as interns at KLR:
Our event is geared towards sophomores, juniors and seniors who are strongly considering a career at a regional public accounting firm. Students must be able to commit to the full day if they apply. Selected students can expect to receive additional information and a detailed agenda prior to the event.
**Our 2021 Student Summit is full. For more information please contact Eileen Messier, Human Resources Manager.
KLR offers one of the most rewarding accounting co-op programs anywhere. Our co-ops work on a variety of audit and tax projects in various industries - no coffee runs or taking lunch orders here! We make sure you work hand-in-hand with professionals so you can see firsthand what life is like at KLR.
All co-ops receive one week of comprehensive orientation training when they begin, including:
After your training is complete you will work on assisting professional staff members with gathering information for tax returns, familiarizing yourself with the firm’s software, developing an understanding of public accounting and our firm, participating in monthly firm staff and department meetings, being a team player and more!
In 2018, 100% of our co-ops reported that they received excellent value from their KLR internship, and that it exceeded their expectations. And, most of our 2018 co-ops who were offered full-time positions after graduation have accepted!
KLR co-op students generally work for a period of four to six months at a time and participate primarily in accounting and auditing engagements in the winter and various accounting and auditing engagements in the fall under the guidance and supervision of firm personnel. You will develop a basic understanding of public accounting through immersion.
KLR offers one of the most rewarding accounting internship programs anywhere. Our interns work on a variety of audit and tax projects in various industries - no coffee runs or taking lunch orders here! We make sure you work hand-in-hand with professionals so you can see firsthand what life is like at KLR.
All interns receive one week of comprehensive orientation training when they begin, including:
After your training is complete you will work on assisting professional staff members with gathering information for financial reports and tax returns, familiarizing yourself with the firm’s software, developing an understanding of public accounting and our firm, participating in monthly firm staff and department meetings, being a team player and more!
Universities throughout New England organize career events and accounting nights for their students to have the opportunity to meet various firms. KLR participates in these events and will present at the following Universities/Colleges in 2021:
|Anna Maria College||TBD|
|Assumption College||September 8, 2021||5:30-7:00pm|
|Bridgewater State University||September 23, 2021||Virtual Career & Internship Fair - 2:00-5:00pm|
|Nichols College||September 14, 2021||2:00-3:30pm|
|Northeastern University||October 5, 2021||Meeting with Accounting Group - 6:00-7:00pm|
|Rhode Island College||September 2021|
|Roger Williams University||February 18, 2021||Group Information Session - Zoom 2:00-2:30pm|
|Salve Regina University||February 3, 2021||KLR Information Session - Zoom 3:30-4:30pm|
|Suffolk University||March 4, 2021|
Group Information Session - Handshake 1-1:30pm
|UMASS Dartmouth||September 2, 2021||Handshake 12:00-3:00pm|
|UMASS Boston||September 28, 2021||Handshake 2:00-5:00pm|
|University of Hartford||TBD|
|University of Rhode Island||September 2021|
|Worcester State University||TBD|
Our team is truly our best asset. Hear what it’s like to work here and how key members of our team are each finding their own way to learn and grow at KLR.