Senior Management Consultant - Investment Decision, Operations and Transformation

Wellington /
Consulting – Management Consulting /
Permanent Full-Time
KPMG is one of the most trusted and respected global professional services firms. Through depth of expertise, clarity of insight and strength of purpose we help our clients solve complex challenges, steer change, strengthen, transition and grow. We are looking for talented people who share our purpose of inspiring confidence and empowering change for our clients, our people and our communities.

Joining KPMG means joining a talented team of exceptional colleagues who bring innovative thoughts and a natural curiosity to the work they do each day. No one type of person succeeds at KPMG; a diverse business requires diverse personalities, characters and perspectives. There really is a place for you here.

KPMG's Consulting teams partner with leading domestic and international organisations to deliver tangible benefits that impact New Zealand’s prosperity. We draw on KPMG’s broad industry experience across large and small scale transformation, analytics and optimisation, process excellence, and operating model design. 

Our Management Consulting team have opportunities available at Manager and Senior Manager.

The opportunity:

    • Roles within our Management Consulting team could see you:
    • Partnering with public and private sector clients advising on business case development, facilitating content and process, reviewing and quality assuring business cases;
    • Involved in transformation projects, quality assurance and delivery roles, ensuring the programmatic and change approach is well designed and executed;
    • Project managing technology implementations;
    • Managing projects focused on performance improvement, process optimisation, business transformation and advising on lean techniques

Day to day you will:

    • Provide clients with the full suite of capabilities required to provision services and drive high value, sustainable transformation in their business service models
    • Negotiate and deliver on those client expectations
    • Ensure customer/stakeholder satisfaction enabling the development of business across a wide range of industries
    • Contribute to the successful delivery of KPMG services, undertake business development such as proposal writing and contributing to the development of KPMG's services through knowledge management and methodology design
    • Be comfortable working at pace with a high attention to detail across multiple projects at once
    • Apply an awareness and understanding of the general business and economic environments in undertaking engagements
    • Assist with staff supervision, counselling, review and on the job coaching of staff on individual engagements

What you'll bring to our team:

    • Consulting experience is highly desired
    • A demonstrable track record of building lasting client relationships, winning new business and developing existing business
    • A relevant tertiary qualification
    • Experience in coaching and mentoring junior team members
    • Ability to develop and maintain effective working relationships with members of the project team 
    • Driven and enthusiastic with a 'can-do' attitude and a strong sense of ownership to get the job done in a practical and pragmatic fashion 
    • Excellent problem solving abilities
    • An ability to work in a multi-disciplinary team
    • Proven written and oral communications skills and strong interpersonal skills 

Life at KPMG

We offer rewarding careers to talented individuals and a range of benefits to help provide holistic support for your work life, whatever your circumstance. As a KPMG employee, we will offer you:
- Hybrid Working – a mix of working in the office and at home to enhance your work/life balance
- Flexible leave options, including the ability to purchase additional annual leave
- Access to ‘Whanau@KPMG’ – 18 weeks’ paid flexible leave for all new parents - primary and secondary carers
- Unlimited access to LinkedIn Learning, with bespoke learning pathways for all employees.
- Discounts on a range of lifestyle goods and services.
- Opportunity to join any of our Inclusion, Diversity and Equity networks as a participant and ally.
- Opportunity to join our Social club and enjoy activities such as cooking classes, painting, quiz nights and more.

We believe diversity of thought, background and experience strengthens relationships and delivers meaningful benefits to our people, our clients and communities. We strive to be recognised as an employer of choice for all, irrespective of gender, ethnicity, generation, flexible work status, family circumstances, sexual orientation or disability and our inclusive culture promotes the development of our people nationwide.

A COVID-19 My Vaccine Pass is required to access KPMG premises and to attend events run by KPMG. We also work within the requirements of our clients regarding vaccinations and other guidelines, when entering client premises and attending client events.  For more information on our COVID-19 Protection guidelines, please visit our website.

To be legally entitled to work in New Zealand, you should be a New Zealand citizen / resident or Australian citizen / permanent resident; or alternatively you must hold a valid work visa for New Zealand. Please check the New Zealand Immigration website for the most up to date information.

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