KPMG Manager, Government Contracts in Houston, Texas

Business Title: Manager, Government Contracts

Requisition Number: 67302

Function: Business Support Services

Area of Interest: Compliance and Monitoring, State and Local Tax

State: TX

City: Houston


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 Manager, to join our Government Contracts Organization.


  • Perform pre-award and post-award contract and subcontract management and support the full life cycle of the federal, state and local contracts management process

  • Initiate and negotiate agreements, including Non Disclosure Agreements (NDA), Teaming Agreement (TA), contracts and subcontracts

  • Develop constructive working relationships and serve as a liaison with KPMG staff and external clients

  • Perform business risk assessments, provide Organizational Conflict of Interest (OCI) with assessments, and help to ensure compliance requirements meet firm policies and procedures

  • Maintain compliant files, provide weekly updates and coordinate Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) requests


  • Minimum five years of experience managing federal, state and local contracts and subcontracts; preferably within a professional services firm or similar environment

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university

  • Knowledge of Cost Accounting Standards (CAS) compliance, General Services Administration (GSA) Schedules requirements, Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR), Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation (DFAR) and various regulations at the State and Local level

  • Ability to resolve complex contractual issues and recommend business solutions to partners and engagement teams

  • Ability to work from our Houston, San Antonio or Dallas, Texas KPMG locations and travel up to twenty five percent

  • U.S. citizenship required

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.

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