KPMG Director, Federal Financial Management in Mc Lean, Virginia

Business Title: Director, Federal Financial Management

Requisition Number: 66126

Function: Advisory

Area of Interest: Accounting

State: VA

City: Mc Lean


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 Director to join our Federal Advisory practice.


  • Lead multiple client service delivery teams providing financial management advisory services to U.S. Federal government clients

  • Provide subject matter technical knowledge in financial management areas of financial reporting, internal controls, and/or financial business systems

  • Utilize technical and financial operation and transformation knowledge to identify complex client issues, broaden client relationships, and develop a reputation as a thought leader

  • Lead and support business development activities, such as identification, proposal development, and other pursuit activities with clients

  • Build long-term business relationships with key executives through engagement delivery and networking in professional organizations

  • Contribute to the development and evolution of methodologies and intellectual capital, including articles, whitepapers, and training efforts


  • A minimum of eight years of experience in government financial management, focusing on Federal financial reporting and/or auditing in accordance with Office of Management and Budget guidance, Federal Accounting Standards Advisory Board standards, and Government Accountability Office Yellow Book

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Business Administration, or a related discipline from an accredited college/university; MBA or a relevant Master's degree from an accredited university, CPA, and/or CGFM or CDFM certifications preferred

  • Experience in the preparation, review, and/or analysis of financial statements for U.S. Federal government entities

  • Experience in internal controls, business process analysis, and business systems, and working knowledge of the United States Standard General Ledger and/or SAP experience preferred

  • Strong understanding of business processes, project management methodologies, and leading practices along with progressive experience leading teams, mentoring staff, evaluating performance, and providing performance feedback

  • U.S. citizenship required and the ability to obtain a U.S. Federal government security clearance within a reasonable period of time

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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