Project and Program Management Specialists

  • Strategically partner on significant government reform/ transformations
  • Tackle Australia’s most interesting and challenging government problems
  • Immerse yourself in our inclusive, diverse and supportive culture

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. In Canberra, we are a team based practice and this extends to our clients whom we work and collaborate with, in solving complex problems. Together, we design, innovate and implement, providing enduring advice that support our clients and the services they deliver. Our clients vary in size and come from a diverse range of sectors – all sharing in a common goal: to embrace change and deliver services that make Australia a better place.  We are looking for talented individuals who would like to join us on the journey.

At KPMG you will consult across a broad range of client projects including, but not limited to, Digital Transformation, Organisational Change, Major Capital Works, Capability Development, Engineering, ERP and Cyber Security.

You will work proactively to:

  • Apply your project management experience to initiate and deliver projects with our Federal Government clients using tailored project management methodologies.
  • Support KPMG Project Management Office teams ensuring that project planning, execution, dependencies and controls are properly integrated in large and complex transformation projects.

We believe diversity of thought, background and unique experience strengthens relationships and delivers meaningful benefits to our people, our clients and communities.  We are looking for people with a passion for and / or experience in the following areas:

  • Demonstrated ability to apply structured thinking and analysis techniques to complex and ambiguous problems.
  • Certification in Project Management Methodologies such as PRINCE2, AGILE, PMBOK, MSP.
  • Highly developed written and verbal communication skills.
  • Background in one or more of the following disciplines:
    • Governance
    • Project Schedule Management & Analysis
    • Risk & Issue Management
    • Resource Planning & Management
    • Benefits Management
    • Quality Management
    • IT Service Management / Transition

Supporting your experience tertiary qualifications in a related discipline are highly advantageous. You should also be an Australian Citizen or have the ability to obtain a government security clearance.

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:

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Flexibility supports family


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


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