KPMG Sr. Associate Global Business Operations Support Lead in Woodcliff Lake, New Jersey

Sr. Associate Global Business Operations Support Lead

Woodcliff Lake, New Jersey

Requisition #: 33512

Practice Area: Business Support Services

Location: Woodcliff Lake, NJ

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 to join our Global Business Operations organization.


  • Work with the business team and risk process leads to analyze, execute, and support business requirements

  • Provide technical knowledge, direction, and guidance around entity and securities data and independence processes to internal and external stakeholders as well as assist in training staff members to help ensure the delivery of high-quality support to member firms

  • Prepare and execute user acceptance testing, which includes preparing test scenarios, providing training to testers and support staff members, and liaising with the business leads to report results and track the project until enhancements are deployed

  • Coordinate application operations and change management procedures, which encompasses gathering user/entity change requirements, analysis, implementation, facilitation, support procedures, and maintenance

  • Oversee modifications and general troubleshooting of the KPMG Independence Compliance System (KICS)

  • Review data for quality and integrity by reconciling systems data, writing complex database queries, and generating and analyzing reports


  • Minimum of three years of research, data analytics and/or customer service experience; preferably within a professional services firm, financial institution, or similar environment

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college/university or equivalent work experience

  • Experience in data analysis, process development, project management, and time management with the ability to understand and apply intricate rules and regulations and quickly analyze complex information in order to make appropriate recommendation

  • Strong verbal, written, organizational, and interpersonal skills with attention to detail and demonstrated success in dealing with diverse functional teams

  • Proficient with Microsoft Office suite applications including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Access, along with basic understanding and knowledge of SQL

  • Experience in using various entity and security data research tools, such as Bloomberg, Thomson Reuters, and Moody'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.