Assistant Manager or Manager - Finance Strategy & Transformation

Zurich

By arrangement

80-100%

Are you interested in a position where you get a chance to actively participate in strategic transformation programs for global organizations? Do you enjoy collaboration with multinational teams and industry experts from different backgrounds? If yes, then we have a perfect opportunity for you. Due to continuous growth, we are currently looking for a Manager or Assistant Manager for our Finance Strategy & Transformation team.
Zurich

By arrangement

80-100%



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Responsibilities & Profile

Your contribution to KPMG

  • Work in a dynamic environment and provide strategic and operational advice to our clients
  • Lead projects and/or project works streams by applying adequate project management instruments
  • Deliver high quality solutions to improve processes, operating models and organizational set-up for Finance, Controlling and HR
  • Assess and benchmark maturity of the Finance, Controlling and HR function
  • Optimize End-to-End processes, such as Purchase-to-Pay, Order-to-Cash, Record-to-Report and Hire-to-Retire
  • Propose digitization solutions, such as RPA, workflows to standardize and automate processes
  • Set up and optimize Shared Service Center and Outsourcing structures to streamline organizational models
  • Provide advise on role and qualifications profiles for the future experts in Finance, Controlling and HR
  • Improve performance monitoring by implementing proper reporting, planning, forecasting and consolidation technologies (FP&A)
  • Collaborate with KPMG experts on cross-functional projects to broaden the value proposition to your clients
  • Support proposals for the acquisition of new engagements
  • Contribute to marketing initiatives and publications to strengthen our visibility and credibility in the market

This is what makes you successful

  • Bachelor or Master degree in Business Administration, Management, Finance/Accounting, Economics, Business Informatics, Business Engineering or similar
  • Between 3-6 years of professional experience in a Finance, Controlling or HR position, preferably within a Consulting firm
  • Experience in (co-)leading parts of projects and project management
  • Very solid understanding of end-to-end processes, such as Purchase-to-Pay, Order-to-Cash, Record-to-Report or Hire-to-Retire
  • Very solid experience with processes improvements, process automations, implementation of Shared Service Centers, Outsourcing or other service delivery models
  • Understanding of the dynamics related to Financial Planning and Analysis (FP&A) and consolidation
  • Knowledge of ERP system functionalities (SAP, Oracle, Microsoft Dynamics, etc.) is a plus
  • Ability to deal with large amounts of data and experience with management information systems
  • Strong capabilities in MS Office applications (Excel, PowerPoint, Access)
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in German and English, French is a plus
  • Self-driven, eager to learn and proactive personality
  • You are a teamplayer and have very good communication and analytical skills

My personal "dare to" moment: René Koets

Your advantages at KPMG

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Empowered to lead

Responsibility from day one. That’s how we empower tomorrow’s business leaders at KPMG. You value your independence – and so do we. We cultivate an environment where you can unfold your potential.

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Your personal skillset

From digital learning to external programs, personal development comes in many shapes and forms at KPMG. Share our passion for learning and cultivate future and digital skills that will last a lifetime. Even better: benefit from our contribution to the cost of qualifying in your field.

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Inspired to innovate

As part of KPMG, you join other highly qualified and motivated professionals in an inspiring entrepreneurial environment. A clear mindset and strong opinions are not only encouraged at KPMG, but expected. When it comes to ideas, quality beats hierarchy.

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New ventures

KPMG thrives – and depends – on agility and change. Help shape the next generation of business with your open mindset and entrepreneurial spirit. We constantly create room for your ideas to unfold.

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Choose your path

KPMG career paths are as diverse as our people. Thrive in our culture of collaboration, mentoring and mobility opportunities. As your interests and skills evolve, personal development talks guide you to the next level.

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All inclusive

You expect fair compensation and certified equal pay. At KPMG, that’s what you get. Our inclusive culture makes space for unconventional ideas and new ways of working. New mothers and fathers benefit from our generous packages.

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You're welcome

Build your KPMG career on a solid foundation. All new joiners attend our Welcome Day and benefit from tailored onboarding by dedicated colleagues as well as networking opportunities from day one.

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Added extras

High performance people need a top IT infrastructure and excellent mobility - and not just at work. We pay for your cell phone package and a half fare rail card, and let you borrow our company cars and bikes.

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Ancillary benefits may apply to certain positions (e.g. fixed-contract positions).

Your salary in this position will be in line with industry standards and will depend on your professional experience and education. During the recruitment process we will negotiate your salary with you according to our guidelines. Any salary ranges published on external platforms for this position have not been agreed with KPMG and do not apply.

KPMG as an employer

Your future team

KPMG's Finance Strategy & Transformation team empowers companies to re-define the way their Finance function operates. We design and implement fit-for-purpose operating models based on market-leading process standards enabled by automation and digital solutions. We help our clients to achieve their transformation objectives in a pragmatic and hands-on way. We leverage our experience, know-how and expert base to deliver tangible and sustainable results. We are a multinational, multicultural and diverse team made up of the best consulting experts. We enable our team members to expand their skills and reach their full potential through close collaboration with global clients in exiting and innovative projects.

About KPMG

KPMG is known for providing clear and consistent solutions in the areas of auditing and advisory services. The broad palette of services across many subject matters and industries allows the provision of multidisciplinary services from a single source for our clients on the one hand and diverse careers and development options for our employees on the other hand. Our dealings are fair and frank and we strive to always look at the results of our work through the eyes of our clients. At KPMG, we are aware that if we add value for our clients, we also do the same for ourselves.

Contact

Monique Schumaker

Human Resources
+41 58 249 79 37 Monique Schumaker
To apply for this vacancy, please provide your cover letter, CV and all relevant certificates. We look forward to receiving your application.