Senior Consultant - Finance Strategy & Performance


  • We provide an agile work environment and a career that flexes to your lifestyle
  • Big 4 Financial Management Consulting role
  • Interested in a career beyond accounting? With a diverse range of projects, we’ll have you working with Australia’s most respected organisations from day one

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 Management Consulting (Financial Strategy and Performance) works with CFOs and senior finance leaders to make the finance functions more efficient, effective and aligned to the overarching business strategy.  Typical projects include process improvement of finance processes (budgeting & forecasting, financial reporting, month-end close, order-to-cash, activity based costing, etc), but also extends to operational driver trees, cost reduction and efficiency improvement initiatives.

We’re now looking to grow our team in Adelaide and have an opportunity for a Senior Consultant to work alongside the more senior members of the team.

 

Your new role

You will be a key member of the team responsible for:

  • Undertaking cost estimation and cost assurance projects;
  • Financial forecasting and monitoring of large projects and organisations;
  • Costing of business cases and new policy proposals;
  • Activity Based Costing and/or cost recovery/attribution projects;
  • Development of financial models;
  • Financial and pricing aspects of large government procurement processes;
  • You may be driving costing projects autonomously, so you will be able to seek out the information from stakeholders yourself; 
  • Writing board papers, reports, proposals and tenders.

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: 

  • Relevant experience in financial management or costing advisory services;
  • Bachelor's degree or higher qualification, preferably in Accounting or Commerce;
  • Ability to work independently as well as part of a team;
  • Proven ability to effectively communicate at multiple levels;
  • Effective analytical and problem solving abilities;
  • Ability to work with detailed plans and specifications;
  • Intermediate/Advanced Computer Skills & Knowledge including financial modeling and/or estimating software
  • Knowledge of other commonly used software packages is expected (Excel, Word, Outlook, PowerPoint, MS Project).
  • Ability to understand and interpret contract and post-contract documentation (including legal documentation and specifications).

 

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!


  • We provide an agile work environment and a career that flexes to your lifestyle
  • Big 4 Financial Management Consulting role
  • Interested in a career beyond accounting? With a diverse range of projects, we’ll have you working with Australia’s most respected organisations from day one

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 Management Consulting (Financial Strategy and Performance) works with CFOs and senior finance leaders to make the finance functions more efficient, effective and aligned to the overarching business strategy.  Typical projects include process improvement of finance processes (budgeting & forecasting, financial reporting, month-end close, order-to-cash, activity based costing, etc), but also extends to operational driver trees, cost reduction and efficiency improvement initiatives.

We’re now looking to grow our team in Adelaide and have an opportunity for a Senior Consultant to work alongside the more senior members of the team.

 

Your new role

You will be a key member of the team responsible for:

  • Undertaking cost estimation and cost assurance projects;
  • Financial forecasting and monitoring of large projects and organisations;
  • Costing of business cases and new policy proposals;
  • Activity Based Costing and/or cost recovery/attribution projects;
  • Development of financial models;
  • Financial and pricing aspects of large government procurement processes;
  • You may be driving costing projects autonomously, so you will be able to seek out the information from stakeholders yourself; 
  • Writing board papers, reports, proposals and tenders.

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: 

  • Relevant experience in financial management or costing advisory services;
  • Bachelor's degree or higher qualification, preferably in Accounting or Commerce;
  • Ability to work independently as well as part of a team;
  • Proven ability to effectively communicate at multiple levels;
  • Effective analytical and problem solving abilities;
  • Ability to work with detailed plans and specifications;
  • Intermediate/Advanced Computer Skills & Knowledge including financial modeling and/or estimating software
  • Knowledge of other commonly used software packages is expected (Excel, Word, Outlook, PowerPoint, MS Project).
  • Ability to understand and interpret contract and post-contract documentation (including legal documentation and specifications).

 

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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