KPMG Project Manager in Dallas, Texas

Business Title: Project Manager

Requisition Number: 68654

Function: Business Support Services

Area of Interest: Information Technology

State: TX

City: Dallas

Description:

The fastest growing Big Four professional services firm in the U.S., KPMG is known for being a great place to work and build a career. We provide audit, tax and advisory services for organizations in today's most important industries. Our growth is driven by delivering real results for our clients. It's also enabled by our culture, which encourages individual development, embraces an inclusive environment, rewards innovative excellence and supports our communities. With qualities like those, it's no wonder we're consistently ranked among the best companies to work for by Fortune Magazine, Consulting Magazine, Working Mother Magazine, Diversity Inc. and others. If you're as passionate about your future as we are, join our team.

KPMG is currently seeking a Project Manager, to join our KPMG Technology Organization.

Responsibilities:

  • Consult with internal customers to develop and approve project definition documents, including, scope, schedule, work plan, resource requirements, approach, requirements, budget forecasts, schedules, risk registers, and benefits realization estimates

  • Evolve program and project management capabilities, improve delivery of solutions to business clients, and leverage project management knowledge across the IT organization

  • Consult with internal customers and project stakeholders on project initiation statements, project definition reports, project status reports, business cases and benefits realization estimates

  • Develop work plans and work programs, including estimates and resource requirements; communicate project status and is the project advocate; take responsibility for risk and issue management

  • Participate in and facilitate post project and phase reviews to cultivate a learning organization

Qualifications:

  • Three years of project management experience in application development, package implementation and IT transformation projects

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university

  • Demonstrated experience with implementing vendor/third party packages; strong customer focus and ability to interact confidently with clients

  • Demonstrated experience with Agile or other Rapid application development methodologies

  • Must have experience in managing and working with distributed teams; excellent written and verbal communication skills; strong problem-solving and decision making, leadership and people management skills

KPMG LLP (the U.S. member firm of KPMG International) offers a comprehensive compensation and benefits package. KPMG is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, age, sex/gender, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, physical or mental handicap unrelated to ability, pregnancy, veteran status, unfavorable discharge from military service, genetic information, or other legally protected status. KPMG maintains a drug-free workplace. KPMG will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable local, state or federal law (including San Francisco Ordinance number 131192). No phone calls or agencies please.

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