KPMG Sr Associate Advisory Resource Management in Chicago, Illinois

Sr Associate Advisory Resource Management

Chicago, Illinois

Requisition #: 33216

Practice Area: Advisory

Location: Chicago, IL

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 Advisory Resource Management organization.


  • Assist with managing internal staffing requirements while working closely with the Advisory engagement leaders and teams

  • Develop and implement staffing allocation strategies to ensure maximum utilization and profitability for Advisory engagements

  • Maintain an understanding of Advisory terms and concepts to align proper employee skill sets to engagement staffing requirements

  • Utilize Resource Management systems to generate analysis and reporting of key staffing data including headcount, utilization, attrition and engagement leveraging

  • Work with Advisory professionals to understand career aspirations and to align those desires with career development opportunities

  • Proactively support practice leaders to develop action steps for producing optimal business results based on client expectations


  • Minimum of three years of resource management, recruiting, Finance/ Accounting background or client service delivery experience preferably within a professional services firm or similar environment

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university

  • Advanced Microsoft Excel skills including pivot tables, v-lookups, and complex formulas

  • Detail-oriented individual possessing strong analytical and diagnostic skills

  • Ability to manage multiple priorities concurrently and meet deadlines with minimal supervision

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

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.