KPMG Seasonal Manager in Chicago, Illinois
Business Title: Seasonal Manager
Requisition Number: 66737
Area of Interest: Information Technology, Strategy
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KPMG is currently seeking a Manager in CIO Advisory for our Management Consulting practice.
Meet with prospective clients to explain the benefits and risks of hardware and software asset management
Lead IT Asset Management (ITAM) engagements that include maturity assessments, gap analysis, process improvements, tool selection, and implementation
Prepare deliverables and presentation material to clients in addition to leading client presentations and data gathering sessions to support ITAM initiatives
Identify performance improvement opportunities for clients for ITAM and adjacent functions including Change Management and Release Management
Train and mentor internal resources on ITAM processes, principles, and concepts
Develop intellectual property for the firm to utilize in the form of whitepapers, project plans, and process guides
A minimum of five years of experience in project management, corporate information systems within an audit, tax and/or advisory firm
Bachelor's degree from an accredited college/university in an appropriate field preferred
Strong understanding of ITAM principles from a physical, financial, and contractual perspective
Working knowledge of key vendor software license complexities including Oracle, Microsoft, and IBM
Experience in dealing with an external vendor software audit
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, pregnancy, veteran status, 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.