KPMG Associate Director, Human Resources in San Francisco, California

Business Title: Associate Director, Human Resources

Requisition Number: 66256

Function: Business Support Services

Area of Interest: Human Resources

State: CA

City: San Francisco


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 an Associate Director, to join our Human Resource Organization.


  • Lead an area Human Resources (HR) team and provide HR support for a designated practice area

  • Drive a variety of HR initiatives including rewards and recognition programs, performance and career management, succession planning, and organizational development and training

  • Provide counsel and guidance to management regarding employee relations, goal setting, salary issues, new hire compensation, and market/equity adjustments

  • Manage the performance review process to help ensure compliance with compensation guidelines

  • Develop and deliver presentations on various HR topics for area leadership

  • Participate in HR projects including talent management and succession planning, performance management training, engagement management enhancement, and workplace survey action planning


  • Minimum of ten years of progressive HR generalist experience and five years of supervisory experience, preferably within a professional services environment

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university; Master's degree from an accredited college or university is preferred

  • PHR or SPHR certification is a plus

  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite applications including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook

  • Comprehensive knowledge of HR principles, and related laws and regulations

  • Ability to travel as needed

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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