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Director, Knowledge Library Content Lead

Montvale, NJ, USA | KPMG

  • Industry:
    Management Consulting
  • Position Type:
  • Functions:
    Accounting / Control
    General Management
  • Experience:
    10-12 years
Job Description:
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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 Director, Knowledge Library Content Leadto join our Global Audit Methodology organization.


  • Contributing to the overall strategy and annual plan for continuing enhancement of our Knowledge Library

  • Providing robust and commercially sound input and recommendations to the Knowledge Library Lead and Global Audit Methodology Group (GAMG) Leadership on embedding the knowledge library and standardization within the strategy and plan for GAMG and the KPMG Clara project as a whole

  • Directing the development and review process for Learning content, including determining when, where and how audit, assurance, accounting and industry knowledge should be sourced, from SMEs or internally generated by GAMG

  • Acting as primary liaison with GAMG Methodology to influence, understand and interpret our revised audit methodology, to enable development of high quality, methodology compliant knowledge content that is practical to use

  • Work alongside the Content Lead – Risk Assessment to lead resource allocation, planning, coaching and development for the GAMG KL team, which is comprised mainly of senior managers

  • Facilitate GLD training module reviews by relevant GAMG KL team members. GAMG reviewer role (acting as SME) for relevant global audit guidance and training materials produced by other global groups


  • Minimum ten years of Audit experience in a Global Accounting Firm with field experience and/or DPP or other audit quality role

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance, or related discipline; advanced degree a strong plus; Chartered Accountancy qualification or equivalent

  • In-depth experience working with International Auditing Standards and methodology-related developments and International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS)

  • Understanding of and experience with completing deliverables within the framework of an internal system of quality control in accordance with ISQM1

  • Strong communication, leadership, time management and relationship-building skills; flexible and adaptable team player; resourceful in delivering high quality work

  • Excellent organizational and project management 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, age, 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.

KPMG does not currently require partners or employees to be fully vaccinated or test negative for COVID-19 in order to go to KPMG offices, client sites or KPMG events, except when mandated by federal, state or local law. In some circumstances, clients also may require proof of vaccination or testing (e.g., to go to the client site).

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