KPMG Manager - Audit Product Transition & Data Governance in Woodcliff Lake, New Jersey

Business Title: Manager - Audit Product Transition & Data Governance

Requisition Number: 66905

Function: Audit

Area of Interest: Information Technology

State: NJ

City: Woodcliff Lake


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 - Audit Product Transition & Data Governance, to join our Global Services Organization.


  • Provide guidance to team on risk and legal considerations

  • Review KPMG audit projects and related applications for compliance with international risk standards and to identify issues requiring an opinion from international general counsel

  • Work with international general counsel and Global Risk to provide practical solutions to data and risk related matters

  • Develop, maintain and implement KPMG Audit data governance policies

  • Support Product Development teams in reaching practical solutions for access to client data

  • Modify and supplement data governance procedures with KPMG Audit leadership approval, when needed


  • Minimum five years of relevant governance experience with a major global corporation or professional services firm

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university

  • Demonstrated knowledge of key principles of Risk management

  • Experience working on a project or client engagement with a multijurisdictional team

  • Experience building strong relationships with contacts at all levels in other member firms, especially executive and senior level contacts

  • Ability to confidently lead meetings, calls, and group discussions with senior level audiences

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, pregnancy, veteran status, 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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