Associate Director, Financial Modelling (Deals Modelling Team)


  • Play your part in making a real difference to Australia’s future prosperity
  • Immerse yourself in an inclusive, diverse and supportive culture
  • Flexible working environment, ask how?

About us:

KPMG is one of the most trusted and respected global professional services firms. Through depth of expertise, clarity of insight and strength of purpose we help our clients solve complex challenges, steer change, strengthen, transition and grow.

KPMG Australia’s Infrastructure & Projects Group (IPG), part of the Deals, Tax & Legal service line, is the market leader in the provision of strategic, commercial, financial and transactional advisory services in respect of major projects and transactions across a range of industry sectors (including transport, social infrastructure, energy, mining, resources, and real estate) to high profile Government and private sector clients. The deals modelling capability in IPG supports both IPG clients and projects, as well as clients across our broader Deals, Tax & Legal business.

We are looking for talented people who share our purpose of inspiring confidence and empowering change for our clients, our people and our communities, and to share in our vision of “developing and empowering our people to provide innovative solutions in the delivery of projects and services that make a real difference to Australia’s future prosperity”.

Your new role:

KPMG’s Deals Modelling team is currently seeking candidates for a number of positions at the Associate Director (experienced manager) level, based in Melbourne and Sydney. These positions offer the successful candidate the opportunity to take responsibility for the delivery of advice that supports our clients and our vision. You will:

  • Lead the development of best in class financial models in a range of contexts, from pre bid, bid and also post bid.
  • Lead the reviews of financial models supporting some of the largest and highest profile transactions in Australia and globally.
  • Leverage the financial modelling work performed to assist the overall deal / project team to provide clients with strategic, financial, transactional and commercial advice, in relation to business cases, decision making and transaction processes to procure and deliver large scale projects across a range of sectors.
  • Developing and building relationships both across KPMG and with our clients.
  • Manage client engagements and coach and develop junior staff and client resources.
  • Play a key role in identifying opportunities for future service delivery, undertake business development initiatives and drive the IPG and Deals, Tax & Legal vision both within KPMG and the broader community.
  • Be supported with comprehensive internal training opportunities, enabling you to shape your growth at KPMG.
  • Play a key role in leading the development of the deals modelling team and fostering a collaborative and inclusive culture of work

You bring to the role:

Ideal candidates for this role are likely to bring with them:

  • Hands-on experience building complex financial models in a projects or transactions environment.
  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft Excel.
  • Tertiary qualifications in commerce, law, economics, engineering or other relevant subjects and have outstanding academic transcripts.
  • Relevant professional experience likely gained in a Chartered Accounting firm, law firm, management consultancy, engineering consultancy, corporate advisor, investment bank, project finance team of a commercial bank, infrastructure fund, construction firm or within Government.
  • Strong interest in developing a career in infrastructure, contestability, privatisation, real estate, corporate finance, strategy and transaction advisory.
  • Relevant experience with M&A transactions and/or major projects, such as in the transport, social infrastructure, energy, mining, resources, or property sectors.
  • Strong interpersonal, problem solving and communication skills, combined with high attention to detail.
  • Ability to juggle competing demands and work in a dynamic environment.

What we offer you
We offer rewarding careers for outstanding professionals, ongoing learning and development opportunities, a collaborative and inclusive culture, and flexible and agile work practices that focus on our people's wellbeing to drive innovation and entrepreneurship. We also believe that our business plays a distinct and vital role in helping solve important social and environmental issues; and use our unique skills and expertise to help create positive and lasting impacts for our communities.

We are open to applicants seeking full-time or part-time roles. 

We believe diversity of thought, background and experience strengthens relationships and delivers meaningful benefits to our people, our clients and communities. We are consistently recognised as an employer of choice for women, and our inclusive culture promotes the development of our people irrespective of gender, ethnicity, generation, flexible work status, family circumstances, sexual orientation or disability.

This is an exciting opportunity to be a part of KPMG and its ongoing success. So if you want a career where you can use your deep expertise to deliver real results, talk to us first.

Please apply for this position by submitting your confidential application online

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