KPMG Advisory Associate, Practice Operations in Short Hills, New Jersey

Advisory Associate, Practice Operations

Chicago, Illinois

Requisition #: 36468

Practice Area: Advisory

Location: Chicago, IL; Short Hills, NJ; 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 an Associate, Advisory Practice Operations to join our Risk Consulting organization.


  • Support the Risk Consulting Practice with day-to-day operational activities including go to market reporting

  • Directly support Risk Strategy & Compliance operations leadership with investment management process

  • Assist with the roll-out of various tools to the practice

  • Collaborate with primary business functions including finance, operations, human resources, resource management, and others as it relates to general operational activities


  • Minimum of one year of public accounting, finance, or general business operations experience; preferably within a professional services firm or similar environment

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university

  • Ability to exercise independent judgment to make day to day decisions with minimal supervision

  • Excellent communication, interpersonal, organizational, and analytical skills

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite applications including Word, Power Point, and Outlook; Advanced proficiency in Excel

  • Proficient with data visualization tool(s)

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.

Our Benefits


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

  • HomeBenefits@Work Program

  • Hyatt Legal Plan

  • Benefits vary by employment status.