KPMG Associate, Contract Compliance in Santa Clara, California

Business Title: Associate, Contract Compliance

Requisition Number: 68650

Function: Advisory

Area of Interest: Compliance and Monitoring

State: CA

City: Santa Clara


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 an Associate in Internal Audit, Risk & Compliance Services (IARCS) - Contract Compliance for our KPMG Risk Consulting practice.


  • Understand and identify opportunities for KPMG's practices and service offerings

  • Provide high quality professional day-to-day execution of vendor, royalty, and licensing audit engagements in addition to other types of third party reviews

  • Analyze complex license agreements and identify contract issues

  • Serve a variety of clients within the media and entertainment industry

  • Project a professional image of KPMG


  • One year of advisory experience in finance and/or internal or external audit experience and third party audit experience including royalty, profit participations, licensing reviews, or compliance issues

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college/university in Accounting, Finance, or Business

  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills and the ability to conduct meetings with clients and third parties in challenging surroundings

  • Experience with data analysis tools including Excel, Access, and Sequel

  • 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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