Innovation Lab Manager


  • Work with a fast-paced, innovative team that engage with KPMG leadership and clients to explore emerging trends and disruptive forces
  • Bring your own creativity and passion for innovation to work and enjoy having the permission to experiment, learn and educate our partners, team and clients regarding emerging technologies 

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. We are looking for talented people who share our purpose of inspiring confidence and empowering change for our clients, our people and our communities.

KPMG’s Innovation Lab is looking for an individual who thrives in a fast-moving environment and has a passion for innovation and emerging technologies. Our mission is to go beyond reacting to current trends, towards leading the discussion with our clients about the impact of future shifts in customer behaviour, technology driven innovation, and other forms of disruption.

The Innovation Lab brings together physical and digital worlds to nurture creativity – with ideation spaces to collaborate within, emerging tech to experiment with and dedicated collaboration zones to converge and showcase KPMG thinking. The opportunities to make a difference are limitless in this ever-changing space.   You will have permission to create new client experiences that leverage KPMG knowledge and capabilities.

Your Opportunity:

As Innovation Lab Manager, you will work closely with KPMG leadership and clients across industry sectors and service lines to explore the impacts of emerging technologies and trends. You will be the day-to-day face of KPMG’s Innovation team as we showcase our broad range of capabilities and technologies.

Your key accountabilities will include:

  • Helping our clients and teams better understand emerging customer, technology and market trends across key industries, and bringing these ideas to life through storytelling, workshops and other client engagements
  • Co-ordinating, and hosting/co-hosting all events held in the Sydney Innovation Lab, including managing scheduling, preparation and facilitation of client presentations, workshops and demonstrations
  • Building a more innovative culture within KPMG and helping our staff connect to the Sydney Innovation ecosystem through hosting hackathons, code clubs, maker events, start-up and tech events and more
  • Assisting with research into emerging technologies and trends  - working on your own projects as well as within a broader team
  • Draw on insights from our research to preparing contextual insights for client presentations and creation of concept demos that bring to life possibilities on our emerging technology stack  – incl. drones, robotics, 3D printers, augmented and virtual reality, IoT beacons and sensors and wearables

 

How are you Extraordinary?

At KPMG, we believe diversity of thought, background and unique experience strengthens relationships and delivers meaningful benefits to our people, our clients and communities.

To be considered for this opportunity, your qualifications, skills & experience could include:

  • Ideally, you will have built your experience in a complex business development environment
  • Lead and coordinate translation of solutions into working prototypes, working with relevant engineering and services teams, and partners where appropriate
  • You will be passionate about technology and innovation, inquisitive with Operational excellence mind-set and Data driven.
  • Adept at simplifying complexity and developing scalable propositions - You'll have experience delivering Innovation programs for enterprise customers
  • A customer-obsessed and collaborative approach, strong data and metrics bias and identify opportunities to helping customers transform using the emerging technologies

The KPMG Difference

Our people are focused on creating a diverse and dynamic environment that embraces and values differences. We value the variety of unique experiences, qualities and characteristics our people possess and we share and learn from each other.

We are proud to be consistently recognised as an employer of choice for women, and for our achievements in LGBT+ workplace inclusion.

Our commitment to ‘Flexibility’ allows our people to manage the changing demands of work, personal or family life. Explore the links below to hear our people share their experience @ KPMG:

Flexibility empowers wellbeing

Flexibility enables contribution to the community

Flexibility inspires technology & innovation

Flexibility supports family

Make KPMG the clear choice for your career and be Extraordinary!


  • Work with a fast-paced, innovative team that engage with KPMG leadership and clients to explore emerging trends and disruptive forces
  • Bring your own creativity and passion for innovation to work and enjoy having the permission to experiment, learn and educate our partners, team and clients regarding emerging technologies 

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. We are looking for talented people who share our purpose of inspiring confidence and empowering change for our clients, our people and our communities.

KPMG’s Innovation Lab is looking for an individual who thrives in a fast-moving environment and has a passion for innovation and emerging technologies. Our mission is to go beyond reacting to current trends, towards leading the discussion with our clients about the impact of future shifts in customer behaviour, technology driven innovation, and other forms of disruption.

The Innovation Lab brings together physical and digital worlds to nurture creativity – with ideation spaces to collaborate within, emerging tech to experiment with and dedicated collaboration zones to converge and showcase KPMG thinking. The opportunities to make a difference are limitless in this ever-changing space.   You will have permission to create new client experiences that leverage KPMG knowledge and capabilities.

Your Opportunity:

As Innovation Lab Manager, you will work closely with KPMG leadership and clients across industry sectors and service lines to explore the impacts of emerging technologies and trends. You will be the day-to-day face of KPMG’s Innovation team as we showcase our broad range of capabilities and technologies.

Your key accountabilities will include:

  • Helping our clients and teams better understand emerging customer, technology and market trends across key industries, and bringing these ideas to life through storytelling, workshops and other client engagements
  • Co-ordinating, and hosting/co-hosting all events held in the Sydney Innovation Lab, including managing scheduling, preparation and facilitation of client presentations, workshops and demonstrations
  • Building a more innovative culture within KPMG and helping our staff connect to the Sydney Innovation ecosystem through hosting hackathons, code clubs, maker events, start-up and tech events and more
  • Assisting with research into emerging technologies and trends  - working on your own projects as well as within a broader team
  • Draw on insights from our research to preparing contextual insights for client presentations and creation of concept demos that bring to life possibilities on our emerging technology stack  – incl. drones, robotics, 3D printers, augmented and virtual reality, IoT beacons and sensors and wearables

 

How are you Extraordinary?

At KPMG, we believe diversity of thought, background and unique experience strengthens relationships and delivers meaningful benefits to our people, our clients and communities.

To be considered for this opportunity, your qualifications, skills & experience could include:

  • Ideally, you will have built your experience in a complex business development environment
  • Lead and coordinate translation of solutions into working prototypes, working with relevant engineering and services teams, and partners where appropriate
  • You will be passionate about technology and innovation, inquisitive with Operational excellence mind-set and Data driven.
  • Adept at simplifying complexity and developing scalable propositions - You'll have experience delivering Innovation programs for enterprise customers
  • A customer-obsessed and collaborative approach, strong data and metrics bias and identify opportunities to helping customers transform using the emerging technologies

The KPMG Difference

Our people are focused on creating a diverse and dynamic environment that embraces and values differences. We value the variety of unique experiences, qualities and characteristics our people possess and we share and learn from each other.

We are proud to be consistently recognised as an employer of choice for women, and for our achievements in LGBT+ workplace inclusion.

Our commitment to ‘Flexibility’ allows our people to manage the changing demands of work, personal or family life. Explore the links below to hear our people share their experience @ KPMG:

Flexibility empowers wellbeing

Flexibility enables contribution to the community

Flexibility inspires technology & innovation

Flexibility supports family

Make KPMG the clear choice for your career and be Extraordinary!

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