KPMG Manager, Contract Compliance in Santa Clara, California

Business Title: Manager, Contract Compliance

Requisition Number: 68648

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 a Manager 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 software licensing, vendor, and royalty 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 multiple industries

  • Provide leadership to associates and senior associates, draft reports for management review, and document review results in work papers

  • Project a professional image of KPMG


  • Five years of advisory experience in finance, internal or external audit, or in reviewing a company's compliance with its software agreements

  • Undergraduate degree from an accredited college/university

  • Experience with Software Asset Management systems and software/royalty licensing audits within a consulting firm

  • 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

  • Strong analytical, research, organizational, issue identification, prioritization, and resolution and report writing skills

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

  • Travel may be up to 80-100%

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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