Skill: accounting , cpa , gdc , tax , cma , audit manager , audit , audit work , ca , articleship , accounting knowledge , finance; Exp: 8-11 years; The Audit manager should have prior experience in audit attestation domain and should have proven experience in audit Service delivery. Prior team and people management skills and ability to handle stakeholder relationships are essential. Broadly, the key responsibilities are Audit service delivery Be the leader for a group of professionals (25-40) responsible for audit service delivery and ensure timely quality audit deliverables on the work done by self and the team. The professional will build strong relationships with the US colleagues and ET (on a case by case basis), identifying areas where GDC can improve quality and increase the scope of work Content & industry focus Be responsible for managing the technical consultation on a large portfolio of US clients and elements of risk management on the work that can be taken up by GDC considering the permissible procedures and approved Industry specific audit procedure guidance. Audit Experience in TMT Industry (Technology, Media and Telecom) is mandatory People development and management Be a performance manager for a group (10 to 15) of professionals; Play a key role in the development of the team, coach and act as a mentor for the team-members on the US industry specific areas of audit work that could be done on a remote platform Roles and responsibilities The manager will be predominantly responsible to Audit Service delivery – Be a coach / mentor to a team of Seniors and Associates and train them to deliver high Quality industry specific work on time and within the time estimates made and agreed with the US engagement teams. Develop and maintain productive relationships with key KPMG US industry leaders and contacts to grow GDC business through – Establishing expectations of value to be delivered on the engagements worked on from GDC Building industry specific knowledge and capabilities within the GDC teams Work closely with the ET to transition new engagements and services to GDC while maintaining high quality Identify opportunities to standardize and optimize audit processes across a portfolio of clients and the industry to improve efficiency Develop an understanding of KPMG (US and specific to GDC) Quality and Risk Management procedures, and ensure these are embedded into the GDC team’s work papers Proactively discuss audit procedures with the GDC teams, allocating right resources (wherever needed) to work and monitor performance against standards by performing continuous reviews For select engagements/projects, perform US Senior / Manager level reviews of work prepared by GDC teams as approved by the US engagement teams under the guidance from DPP or the risk teams Monitor and manage key industry specific Performance Quality metrics for the GDC teams Understand scope of GDC offerings across all lines of businesses to provide overall solutions for engagement teams needs (D&A, IDEA, KAAP, Advisory & Tax) Demonstrate professionalism, industry competence and clarity of communication when dealing with the ET Use technology (on specific areas of work), continually learn, share knowledge with team members, and enhance service delivery Contribute to technical and soft-skills training to continually develop the team’s skills on industry specific areas of work Manage people Be a performance manager to guide and coach GDC professionals on career advancement and provide continuous feedback throughout the performance year on their development areas Actively participate and lead overall performance development and feedback process at team level and at overall GDC level Lead projects On business and industry specific knowledge development initiatives at GDC Lead / participate in firms strategic initiatives and/or corporate social responsibility programs Education and Experience Requirements o Qualified CA/US CPA/CMA/ACCA/CFA (Intl) and minimum of Bachelors degree in Finance & Accounting with first division (60 PERCENT ) o 6 9 years of post-qualification experience in TMT (Technology, Media and Telecom) is mandatory along with strong Articleship experience from a mid-size or a Big 4 firm in case of CA ( OR o Relevant audit experience of at least 8 years in case of possessing certifications other than CA o Experience with Big 4/leading Audit firms or their shared service center would be preferred Technical Skills o Audit and accounting knowledge o Working knowledge of MS Office o Strong English communication abilities (Oral & Written) o Should possess strong project management skills Enabling Skills o Attention to detail and quality consciousness o High-energy, independent decision making capability with ability to manage priorities and conflicts with prioritization skills o Be a quick learner and demonstrate adaptability to change o Resilient and demonstrate ability to lead change by effectively building commitment and winning support for initiatives through influencing, negotiation, collaboration and relationship building skills o Should be willing to and capable of delivering under tight timelines, basis the business needs including working on weekends o Should be open to travel to US on short and long term assignments Selection Criteria o 3 rounds of interviews- 1st round by Joel/Arun (Associate Director) o 2nd round by Raja Ray (Director) o Final round by Partho Bandopadhyay(Partner), Deki Y(HR Director) Country India Location. Bangalore Service Line Audit Job Level Manager Contract Type Permanent Full Time / Part Time Full Time About us KPMG is a leading professional services firm comprising over 200,000 professionals who work together to deliver value in more than 155 countries through in-depth industry insights in Audit, Tax & Advisory. KPMG Global Delivery Center (GDC) is a robust global delivery platform comprising of a talent pool of 1,400 professionals in Bangalore & Kochi. GDC provides Audit & Advisory professional services to KPMG US & Canada while complying with both regulatory and KPMG US audit Engagement Team (ET) standards. GDC provides services in various industries/sectors including Investment management, Insurance, Banking, Building Construction & Real Estate, Technology, Media & Telecommunications, Healthcare & Life sciences, and Consumer Markets. By incorporating GDC into the delivery model, KPMG member firms are realizing competitive advantage through the consistent quality and efficiency, thereby enabling US and Canada audit Engagement Teams to focus on high risk audit areas.
Function: Accounting / Tax / Company Secretary / Audit