KPMG Senior Associate, Procurement and Operations Advisory in Chicago, Illinois

Business Title: Senior Associate, Procurement and Operations Advisory

Requisition Number: 66193

Function: Advisory

Area of Interest: Procurement

State: IL

City: Chicago

Description:

The fastest growing Big Four professional services firm in the U.S., KPMG is known for being a great place to work and build a career. We provide audit, tax and advisory services for organizations in today's most important industries. Our growth is driven by delivering real results for our clients. It's also enabled by our culture, which encourages individual development, embraces an inclusive environment, rewards innovative excellence and supports our communities. With qualities like those, it's no wonder we're consistently ranked among the best companies to work for by Fortune Magazine, Consulting Magazine, Working Mother Magazine, Diversity Inc. and others. If you're as passionate about your future as we are, join our team.

KPMG is currently seeking a Senior Associate in Customer & Operations for our Management Consulting practice.

Responsibilities:

  • Support multiple engagement teams with technical knowledge of the eProcurement platform being implemented. Provide technical and functional support during the following phases: mobilize, design, realize, test, train, hypercare, and supplier enablement

  • Develop subject matter expertise knowledge for multiple technology platforms and be able to lead and support configuration and business process design sessions

  • Participate in architecture design and advise engagement teams of leading practices on integration design. Provide support in developing functional and technical specification documents

  • Work with clients and technology providers to lead and support upgrade requests for technology platforms

  • Lead offshore team and collaborate with technology provider to execute project tasks

Qualifications:

  • Two years of experience in systems applications consulting, either internally via an IT organization or externally with a consulting firm or software provider

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college/university

  • eProcurement, AP and/or Expense Management experience is required

  • Experience with Coupa is a plus and ability to quickly learn new modules/applications

  • Previous senior consulting experience with the following applications is a solid predictor of success: Ariba, Concur, NetSuite, Salesforce.com, Workday, Great Plains, ACT, Oracle, SAP, Coupa, iValua, Taulia.

  • Experience configuring and delivering software demonstrations are required

  • Travel may be up to 80-100%

KPMG offers a comprehensive compensation and benefits package. KPMG, an equal opportunity employer/disability/veteran. 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.

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