KPMG Global Senior Project/Program Manager for Strategy Portfolio in Woodcliff Lake, New Jersey

Business Title: Global Senior Project/Program Manager for Strategy Portfolio

Requisition Number: 66291

Function: Business Support Services

Area of Interest: Information Technology

State: NJ

City: Woodcliff Lake

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 Global Senior Project/Program Manager for Strategy Portfolio, to join our Business Enablement Organization.

Responsibilities:

  • Manage multiple projects within KPMG's International Portfolios

  • Utilize business knowledge, and project management experience to successfully drive project outcomes and milestones

  • Build and maintain project plan, including approach, scope, tasks, durations, work effort, dependencies, budget, planning assumptions, risk profile, resource allocation, and deliverable definitions

  • Make project-level decisions and manage track team leads and day-to-day team activities

  • Identify and manage project risk factors and anticipate and resolving project issues

  • Utilize and ensure project adherence to KPMG standard project management processes and tools to manage project teams across the entire project life cycle

Qualifications:

  • Minimum eight years of relevant experience, preferably within a product development environment

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university

  • Strong project management skills with experience in organizing, prioritizing, planning, and executing projects from definition through implementation, involving internal personnel and third-party contractors

  • Excellent communication skills, analytical ability, strong judgment skills, strong supervisory skills, strong organizational skills, and the ability to work effectively with project team members, project sponsors, functional leads and senior management

  • Experience working in an international cross-border matrix environment

  • Flexibility to travel as required to regional locations and to work on multiple time zones; ability to work in a virtual project team environment when needed while handling global initiatives

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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