KPMG Director Government Contracts in McLean, Virginia

Business Title: Director Government Contracts

Requisition Number: 67301

Function: Business Support Services

Area of Interest: Compliance and Monitoring, State and Local Tax

State: VA

City: McLean


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KPMG is currently seeking a Director Government Contracts, to join our Federal Advisory Organization.


  • Oversee the Government Contracts Management Group supporting both Federal and State & Local practices by acting as an advisor for contract and subcontract management and administration

  • Establish and maintain policies and procedures for compliance with government regulations

  • Brief government practice leaders on regulatory trends and impact on their business

  • Participate in planning internal and external contract and subcontract review and audits

  • Initiate and negotiate agreements, including Non-Disclosure Agreements (NDA), Teaming Agreement (TA), contracts and subcontracts

  • Perform business risk assessments, provide Organizational Conflict of Interest (OCI) with assessments, and help ensure compliance requirements meet firm policies and procedures


  • Minimum twelve years of experience managing federal contracts and subcontracts; preferably within a professional services firm or similar environment

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university; Master's from an accredited college or university is preferred

  • Knowledge of Cost Accounting Standards (CAS) compliance, General Services Administration (GSA) Schedules requirements, Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR), and Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation (DFAR)

  • Ability to resolve complex contractual issues and recommend business solutions to partners and engagement teams, as well as motivate, manage and influence individuals in a highly collaborative and matrixed environment

  • Ability to travel up to twenty percent of the time

  • U.S. citizenship required

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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