Privacy Specialists - Compliance & Conduct - Sydney or Melbourne


  • Immerse yourself in an inclusive, diverse and supportive culture
  • Join our successful and rapidly growing team
  • Opportunities in Sydney and Melbourne

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.

Our Compliance and Conduct team supports clients to manage regulatory challenges, review effectiveness of their risk and compliance frameworks, and deliver enduring and sustainable compliance function outcomes. Through our extensive experience in compliance and our broad market presence, we provide clients with deep insights and advise on industry and regulatory best practices. This includes assisting our clients in managing their compliance with privacy regulations including the Notifiable Data Breach Scheme (NDB), General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).

KPMG’s Compliance and Conduct team is looking for a highly talented privacy compliance professional with strong industry compliance and/or risk experience. You will join our successful and rapidly growing team.  You will be responsible for delivering high quality privacy advisory and other compliance services to a variety of organisations across various industries.

Your Opportunity

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Performing Privacy Impact Assessments
  • Advising client organisations regarding local and/or global privacy obligations, regulations, risks and trends
  • Privacy and/or general compliance framework reviews for clients across various industries, focusing on framework design and effectiveness, monitoring and surveillance activities.
  • Working with clients to solve complex challenges associated with regulatory change (ie: GDPR), compliance management practices and regulator engagement.   
  • Contributing to scoping, execution and delivery on a variety of compliance reviews and compliance advisory projects, with a particular focus on privacy obligations.
  • Developing strong relationships with clients, maintaining these relationships after engagement completion and assisting in the achievement of Compliance and Conduct’s business development strategy
  • Interpreting and assisting clients in the application of regulatory obligations, industry standards and best practice principles including local and global privacy obligations and regulations.

How are you Extraordinary

With an enthusiasm to deliver quality in everything you do, you are commercially minded, detail focused and interested in working across a broad range of industries. You will have:

  • Knowledge and practical experience in the application of regulatory and industry standards including the Privacy Act 1988, General Data Protection Regulation (EU) 2016/679
  • Knowledge and practice experience in the application of regulatory and industry standards including ISO 19600 – Compliance Management Systems.
  • Experience in designing, implementing and/or carrying out compliance management practices including:
    • Regulatory change management including interpretation of regulatory obligations;
    • Controls management and testing;
    • Incident and breach management;
    • Management and Board compliance reporting;
    • Compliance monitoring and/or supervision activities;
    • Regulator management and liaison.
  • Excellent report writing and presentation skills
  • The ability to analyse information quickly and efficiently, drawing on your experience and using creative solutions to solve problems
  • The ability to engage with stakeholders and develop meaningful relationships to complete deliverables and aid in business development
  • Experience with any GRC software systems will be viewed favourably
  • Tertiary qualification(s), preferably commerce or law related
  • Industry qualifications (completed or in progress) such as Certificate IV in Compliance and Risk Management, will be viewed favourably

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!


  • Immerse yourself in an inclusive, diverse and supportive culture
  • Join our successful and rapidly growing team
  • Opportunities in Sydney and Melbourne

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.

Our Compliance and Conduct team supports clients to manage regulatory challenges, review effectiveness of their risk and compliance frameworks, and deliver enduring and sustainable compliance function outcomes. Through our extensive experience in compliance and our broad market presence, we provide clients with deep insights and advise on industry and regulatory best practices. This includes assisting our clients in managing their compliance with privacy regulations including the Notifiable Data Breach Scheme (NDB), General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).

KPMG’s Compliance and Conduct team is looking for a highly talented privacy compliance professional with strong industry compliance and/or risk experience. You will join our successful and rapidly growing team.  You will be responsible for delivering high quality privacy advisory and other compliance services to a variety of organisations across various industries.

Your Opportunity

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Performing Privacy Impact Assessments
  • Advising client organisations regarding local and/or global privacy obligations, regulations, risks and trends
  • Privacy and/or general compliance framework reviews for clients across various industries, focusing on framework design and effectiveness, monitoring and surveillance activities.
  • Working with clients to solve complex challenges associated with regulatory change (ie: GDPR), compliance management practices and regulator engagement.   
  • Contributing to scoping, execution and delivery on a variety of compliance reviews and compliance advisory projects, with a particular focus on privacy obligations.
  • Developing strong relationships with clients, maintaining these relationships after engagement completion and assisting in the achievement of Compliance and Conduct’s business development strategy
  • Interpreting and assisting clients in the application of regulatory obligations, industry standards and best practice principles including local and global privacy obligations and regulations.

How are you Extraordinary

With an enthusiasm to deliver quality in everything you do, you are commercially minded, detail focused and interested in working across a broad range of industries. You will have:

  • Knowledge and practical experience in the application of regulatory and industry standards including the Privacy Act 1988, General Data Protection Regulation (EU) 2016/679
  • Knowledge and practice experience in the application of regulatory and industry standards including ISO 19600 – Compliance Management Systems.
  • Experience in designing, implementing and/or carrying out compliance management practices including:
    • Regulatory change management including interpretation of regulatory obligations;
    • Controls management and testing;
    • Incident and breach management;
    • Management and Board compliance reporting;
    • Compliance monitoring and/or supervision activities;
    • Regulator management and liaison.
  • Excellent report writing and presentation skills
  • The ability to analyse information quickly and efficiently, drawing on your experience and using creative solutions to solve problems
  • The ability to engage with stakeholders and develop meaningful relationships to complete deliverables and aid in business development
  • Experience with any GRC software systems will be viewed favourably
  • Tertiary qualification(s), preferably commerce or law related
  • Industry qualifications (completed or in progress) such as Certificate IV in Compliance and Risk Management, will be viewed favourably

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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