KPMG Associate, Procurement Consulting in Chicago, Illinois
Associate, Procurement Consulting
Requisition #: 34258
Practice Area: Advisory
Location: Chicago, IL
Known for being a great place to work and build a career, KPMG provides 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 Customer & Operations for ourpractice.
Execute process and strategy improvements related to strategic sourcing, purchase-to-pay (P2P) services procurement, contracts and category management
Serve as a resource and key team member on client projects and help ensure timely delivery of results
Execute process transformation, measurable improved operational performance, and organizational restructuring
Establish client value propositions that tie financial metrics and CFO focus areas directly to operations business improvement
A minimum of one year of experience providing operational advisory services related to strategic sourcing, P2P services procurement, category management and contract management processes
Bachelor's degree in finance, engineering, operations analysis, or a related field from an accredited college/university
Functional knowledge of applications enabling strategic sourcing such as SAP SRM, Ariba (Ariibabuyer), Emportis, and Oracle (I-Procurement)
Strong data analysis and/or process mapping skills
Excellent written and verbal communication, facilitation, and presentation skills
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, personal appearance, family responsibility, matriculation or political affiliation, 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.
KPMG offers a range of medical insurance options to meet your needs as well as prescription drug coverage, health care flexible spending accounts, and dependent day care flexible spending accounts.
Personal Time Off (PTO)
Up to 30 PTO Days per year (depending on job classification/level/years of service).
401(k) and Pension Plans
Dependent Care Flexible Spending Account
Health Care Flexible Spending Account
Mortgage Assistance Program
Hyatt Legal Plan
Benefits vary by employment status.