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KPMG Sr. Director, Audit Technology in Chicago, Illinois

Business Title: Sr. Director, Audit Technology

Requisition Number: 50871 - 31

Function: Audit

Area of Interest:

State: IL

City: Chicago


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 Director, Audit Technology to join our Audit Technology organization.


  • Oversee key projects and elements of accelerating our Audit Technology adoption efforts designed to transform our audit service delivery model

  • Assist in the transformation of KPMG's audit service delivery model which is a fundamental element of the overall Audit strategy

  • Lead the design, development, and delivery of key products with an eye towards adoption enablement and accelerating the broad-scale accessibility of digital capabilities across Audit

  • Act as the product lead for a multi-dimensional analytics automation platform which enables engagement teams to access automation across the phases of the audit by industry

  • Partner with our Audit Analytics leader to ensure audit solutions currently available or in the pipeline are targeted for the analytics automation platform to ensure a comprehensive offering for audit professionals

  • Understand any risk management, legal, and compliance considerations that impact initiatives and develop strategy to address; support communications to the Audit practice related to analytics automation platform; assist with the development and delivery of related trainings to the Audit practice


  • Minimum 10 years of relevant technical and project management experience; 5 years of leading the Transformation and Adoption of large Firmwide Audit technology programs

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college/university in Information Science, Technology, and/or Accounting; Master's degree preferred

  • Applied working knowledge of U.S. GAAP, GAAS, and PCAOB audit standards is preferred

  • Ability to demonstrate exceptional interpersonal skills that have resulted in business relationships of trust, confidence and results

  • Solid understanding of professional services, IT services; ability to demonstrate that with analysts and with internal subject matter experts

  • Excellent internal and external client relationship management skills and solid communication and presentation skills

KPMG LLP (the U.S. member firm of KPMG International) offers a comprehensive compensation and benefits package. KPMG is an affirmative action-equal opportunity employer. KPMG complies with all applicable federal, state and local laws regarding recruitment and hiring. All qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other category protected by applicable federal, state or local laws. The attached link contains further information regarding the firm's compliance with federal, state and local recruitment and hiring laws. No phone calls or agencies please.

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