KPMG Manager, IT Due Diligence in Chicago, Illinois
Business Title: Manager, IT Due Diligence
Requisition Number: 67279
Area of Interest: Information Technology, Mergers, Acquisitions, & Restructuring Tax, Project Management
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KPMG is currently seeking a Manager in Integration & Separation for our Deal Advisory practice.
In relation to the deal advisory integration and separation process, lead and assess the Information Technology (IT) related opportunities and risks, develop an action plan to address, and communicate due diligence results in a non-technical fashion
Evaluate the Information Technology related performance of companies and develop plans for improvement and expense reduction
Provide project management and planning to help facilitate the integration of IT operations and organizations resulting from a roll-up and/or complete separation work from a parent organization
Complete comprehensive offshoring of high labor activities, provide renegotiation support of key IT vendor contracts at the direction of management, and identify improvement opportunities for IT governance and project selection
Drive the development and presentation of final project deliverables
Actively contribute to go-to-market/industry activities, manage the quality of engagements, and facilitate the development of staff
A minimum of five years of external consulting experience for a technology/business consulting firm or a combination of external consulting and technology industry experience, including a track record of driving major IT-related business change
Bachelor's degree in an appropriate field from an accredited college/university
Success in leading significant IT projects, the scope of which should include at least two of the following areas: Enterprise Resources Planning implementation, outsourcing of a significant IT process, reengineering IT organization, business process reengineered, or IT infrastructure upgrade
Competency in at least two or more of the following technical disciplines: enterprise systems implementation, IT architecture and infrastructure management, post-merger IT integration, carve-out separation, process reengineering, offshoring, and outsourcing
Previous project management experience and ability to prioritize/organize diverse material
Excellent foundational consulting skills: analytical, written and verbal communication, strong executive presence, facilitation and presentation skills; travel may be up to 80-100%
Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States without the need for visa sponsorship now or in the future
KPMG LLP (the U.S. member firm of KPMG International) offers a comprehensive compensation and benefits package. KPMG is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, age, sex/gender, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, physical or mental handicap unrelated to ability, pregnancy, veteran status, unfavorable discharge from military service, genetic information, or other legally protected status. KPMG maintains a drug-free workplace. KPMG will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable local, state or federal law (including San Francisco Ordinance number 131192). No phone calls or agencies please.