KPMG Senior Associate, HR Transformation Consultant in Chicago, Illinois

Senior Associate, HR Transformation Consultant

Chicago, Illinois

Requisition #: 35332

Practice Area: Advisory

Location: Chicago, IL; New York, NY

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 a Senior Associate in People & Change for ourpractice.

Responsibilities:

  • Participate in client service delivery teams in the active execution of engagements focusing on the people side of change - including changes to business processes, systems and technology, organization structure, and job roles

  • Identify and analyze change impact, assess organizational readiness, and support a change management strategy that mitigates risk and maximizes employee engagement

  • Create actionable deliverables that support communication and training efforts, managing resistance to change and help ensure user readiness

  • Design and deliver learning solutions that supports organizational change; incorporating the use of learning methodologies and frameworks and is able to concisely communicate ideas through PowerPoint and other documentation while adjusting style and level of details depending on audience

  • Partner with business leaders, stakeholders, and project teams to meet business objectives and help ensure deliverables are completed in a timely manner including articulation of complex issues, structuring clear and concise recommendations to a C-level audience

  • Assist in the development and evolution of People & Change methodologies and intellectual capital including contributing to articles, whitepapers, and internal training efforts as well as participation in business development by assisting with proposal response

Qualifications:

  • A minimum of three years of relevant work experience related to change management, organizational development, or human resource consulting.; experience within a major consulting firm preferred

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college/university required; Advanced degree in I/O Psychology, Organizational Development or MBA preferred

  • Strong understanding of change management principles, methodologies, and leading practices with previous experience with large scale organizational change efforts and has leveraged PowerPoint, Excel, MS Project, and other Microsoft tools to develop work plans, articulate complex issues, analyze data, and structure information

  • Strong understanding of adult learning and instructional design theories; previous experience in designing, delivering, evaluating and facilitating training

  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to build and effectively manage relationships with stakeholders, senior management, and staff working independently or as part of a team

  • Demonstrated ability and a proven track record of success in delivering client services in a collaborative and fast-paced environment; travel may be up to 80-100% of the time

  • 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 or military status, genetic information, genetic disposition and or carrier status, domestic violence status, personal appearance, family responsibility, matriculation or political affiliation, status with regard to public assistance, 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.

Our Benefits

Health

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).

Financial

  • 401(k) and Pension Plans

  • Dependent Care Flexible Spending Account

  • Health Care Flexible Spending Account

  • Mortgage Assistance Program

  • HomeBenefits@Work Program

  • Hyatt Legal Plan

  • Benefits vary by employment status.