KPMG Director, Financial Services Insurance Operations in New York, New York

Business Title: Director, Financial Services Insurance Operations

Requisition Number: 67255

Function: Advisory

Area of Interest: Financial Services

State: NY

City: New York


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 Director in Financial Services for our Management Consulting practice.


  • Define insurance-relevant client value propositions for increased operational efficiency, better information, enhanced client service and other drivers of value in addition to support the go-to-market strategy for the Insurance Financial Management services offering

  • Charter and drive transformation projects that include aspects of change to processes, operating models, package systems, custom systems, data and integration components

  • Drive an integrated solution design for transformation programs that include the business solution such as the roles and process, reporting, technology and data component

  • Structure, staff, and deliver large-scale programs with teams that are a combination of client, KPMG, and other third-parties that are larger than $20+M per annum

  • Demonstrate strong subject-matter experience with Business Change, Process, Technology and Data in specific domains of Insurance such as Underwriting, Claims Finance and Actuarial


  • A minimum of eight years of experience in at least one insurance vertical and deep experience in a core insurance business function such as new business, claim, operations, underwriting, product development, financials, or investments

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Business, Computer Science, or related field from an accredited college/university

  • Exceptional interpersonal skills with a demonstrated ability to facilitate meetings and work with business users who validate project results

  • Experience as a technical lead/architect or business/solutions architect responsible for large scale application design and architecture, preferably within the insurance industry

  • Demonstrated record of driving design sessions and test case development

  • Knowledge of insurance functional and technical architectures with an understanding of the end-to-end systems needed to support insurance functions

  • Travel may be up to 80-100%

  • Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States without the need for visa sponsorship now or in the future

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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