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Ernst & Young

Ernst & Young

Geographic Location

Country: Germany


Sector: Professional services
Legal, accounting, management, architecture, engineering, technical testing and analysis activities
69.2 - Accounting, bookkeeping and auditing activities; tax consultancy
Number Employed: 7706
Group: Ernst & Young

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 04-12-2012
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 04-12-2012
Planned Job Creation: 1200

Additional Information

As announced on December 4, 2012, international consulting company Ernst & Young will create 1,200 jobs in Germany within the next months. This is due to increasing turnover.

Ernst & Young increased its turnover in its sections tax advisory, transactional advisory and advisory services, while the accounting section remained stable. In total, the company employs 7,706 people in Germany, of whom 700 were recruited within the last year. Worldwide employment sums up to 167,000 people.