Job Openings at KPMG

KPMG is a global network of independent professional services firm with deep expertise in the provision of audit, tax and advisory services to clients in various industries and sectors of the economy. The Firm is well represented in Nigeria and across the African continent, with the objective of providing exceptional and quality services to multinational, regional and local clients and to enhance the product offerings in certain previously under-serviced markets.

We are recruiting to fill the position of:

Job Title: Experienced Financial Reporting Specialist, Insurance and Financial Services

Location: Lagos
Employment Type: Contract (3 – 6 Months)

Job Summary

  • We are currently seeking an experienced Financial Reporting Specialist with technical accounting experience in the financial services sector to work with our accounting advisory Services unit to assist clents in achieving their finansal reporting requirements.

Responsibilities

  • Acts as a key team lead reporting directly to the engagement manager/director –
  • Handles responsibility relating to accounting for transactions, liaising with auditors during the audit process and ensuring compliance with regulatory requirements
  • Produces timely and accurate monthly, quarterly, and annual financial reports in line with International
  • Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) including consolidating subsidiaries and recognising associates using equity method of accounting
  • Performs other duties as may be assigned by the engagement lead.

Requirements

  • B.Sc in Accounting, Finance or relevant field
  • Minimum of 5 years experience
  • A minimum of six years of professional experience working in a reputable organisation accounting firm with core insurance or financial services experience
  • MSC/MBA is a plus
  • Strong financial reporting skills together with excellent knowledge of IFRS frameworks and standards as it
  • relates to financial statements of financial services entities
  • Good knowledge and use of accounting software packages
  • Problem solving and ability to work in a dynamic environment with pragmatic
  • Strong communication skills plus ability to explain technical IFRS concepts and implications to management and staff
  • An analytical and inquisitive mind comfortable with numbers.

Application Closing Date
7th April, 2022.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: [email protected] using the job title as the subject of the mail.

Job Title: Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Supervisor

Location: Nigeria

Job Summary

  • The Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Supervisor is responsible for coordinating and implementing CSR initiatives and activities according to KPMG’s strategy.

Responsibilities

  • Resetilly and manastollities, govermeen internal and estey stakehold
  • Develop detailed CSR work plans based on the firm’s CSR programme . Coordinate and execute CSR activities in line with the approved CSR plan and proactively manage issues / challenges that may occur.
  • Research and monitor social trends to identify CSR opportunities and key issues to be leveraged
  • Identity and manage a network of professional relationships with key stakeholders including strategic partners such educational institutions, health facilities, goverment agencies etc., community leaders, non-profit organizations, and CSR recipients
  • Act as the main point of contact between internal and external stakeholders
  • Organize, facilitate and attend meetings with identified key stakeholders
  • Engage internal stakeholders on CSR activities to obtain support and buy in.
  • Collaborate with multiple divisions / units across the firm to ensure timely delivery on CSR initiatives
  • Oversee and manage logistics and planning for CSR events
  • Coordinate and manage volunteers for CSR activities
  • Coordinate the development and update of CSR promotional materials including press releases, newsletters, email announcements, planned publications, on-line, intranet, video, etc
  • Conduct an assessment of CSR initiatives to determine impact and continued relevance, and make recommendations to the CSR committee on findings
  • Monitor and develop periodic reports on implementation status of CSR activities
  • Develop the annual CSR report on activities and performance
  • Perform other duties as assigned by the Head, Markets Operations and CSR Partner.

Qualifications, Skills & Experience

  • Candidates must have a minimum of 2nd Class Upper division in any discipline
  • Minimum of 3 years’ work experience in the field of CSR or in an NGO
  • Previous CSR experience within a corporate environment
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively
  • Excellent organisational and project management skills
  • Very good written and verbal communication skills
  • Very good stakeholder management and engagement skills
  • Good interpersonal and influencing skills
  • Ability to prioritize conflicting pelorities and meet deadlines
  • Ability to use MS Office (PowerPoint, Word, Project) .
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Ability to take initiative
  • Strong sense of job ownership le responsibility, accountability and dependability.

Job Title: Certified Scrum Master

Location: Nigeria

Job Summary

  • KPMG Nigeria is currently seeking experienced Scrum Masters to work with domain experts across our Technology business in solving complex business problems for our clients.

Responsibilities

  • Training, mentoring, and supporting scrum teams to follow agile values, principles, and practices
  • Scheduling and facilitating scrum events, meetings, and decision-making processes.
  • Monitoring progress and performance and helping teams to make improvements.
  • Assessing the Scrum Maturity of the team and organization and coaching the team to higher levels of maturity, at a pace that is sustainable and comfortable for the team and client organisation
  • Supporting and educating the Product Owner, especially with respect to grooming and maintaining the product backlog
  • Planning deliverables and helping teams monitor performance
  • Resolving issues that hinder the teams’ work
  • Ensure deliverables are up to quality standards at the end of each sprint
  • Guide development teams to higher scrum maturity
  • Ensuring the proper use of collaborative processes and removing impediments for the scrum team.

Qualifications, Skills & Experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or a relevant field preferred with a minimum of second class upper (2.1)
  • Certified scrum master (at least First level Scrum Master certification (CSM, PSM I SAFe – this is preferred)
  • A minimum of five (5) O’Level credits (including English and Mathematics) .
  • 3+ years post NYSC experience as a scrum master or in a similar roleAgile values and principles – Lean thinking
  • Tooling, Metrics and reporting
  • Excellent people and project management skills
  • Strong communication and presentation skills
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Working knowledge of agile methodology, and frameworks, such as Serum or Kanban, to deliver solutions
  • Excellent knowledge of Scrum techniques and artifacts – Knowledge of other Agile approaches: XP, Kanban, Crystal, FDD, etc Knowledge and/or experience with widely successful Agile techniques: User Stories, ATDD, TDD, Continuous Integration, Continuous Testing Pairing, Automated Testing, Agile Games.

Job Title: Junior Accountant (Accounting Advisory)

Location: Lagos, Nigeria
Job Type: Temporary Placement (3 – 12 months) Contract

Job Description

  • KPMG is currently seeking experienced accountants in the Accounting Advisory Team of our Advisory practice.
  • The Accounting Advisory Services practice is a dedicated team of experienced professionals with in-depth technical and industry experience across our service offerings.
  • The team provides end-to-end accounting and financial reporting advisory solutions, helping our clients transform their financial reporting function as well as meet the complex demands of financial reporting regulators and key stakeholders.

Requirements

  • Minimum of Second Class (Lower) division from a reputable university.
  • Must be a Chartered Accountant.
  • Minimum of 2 years’ post-NYSC relevant experience for Junior Accountant role.
  • Proven experience in accounting processing.
  • Appetite for learning new skills in a challenging and supportive environment.
  • Strong consulting skills: analytical, written and verbal communication, and presentation skills.
  • Motivation to achieve high standards of client service and professionalism,
  • Strong skills on Microsoft Office especially Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.
  • Good digital skills.

Job Title: Senior Accountant (Accounting Advisory)

Location: Lagos, Nigeria
Job Type: Temporary Placement (3 – 12 months) Contract

Job Description

  • KPMG is currently seeking experienced accountants in the Accounting Advisory Team of our Advisory practice.
  • The Accounting Advisory Services practice is a dedicated team of experienced professionals with in-depth technical and industry experience across our service offerings.
  • The team provides end-to-end accounting and financial reporting advisory solutions, helping our clients transform their financial reporting function as well as meet the complex demands of financial reporting regulators and key stakeholders.

Requirements

  • Minimum of Second Class (Lower) division from a reputable university.
  • Must be a Chartered Accountant.
  • Minimum of 4 years post-NYSC relevant experience for Senior Accountant role.
  • Proven experience in accounting processing.
  • Appetite for learning new skills in a challenging and supportive environment.
  • Strong consulting skills: analytical, written and verbal communication, and presentation skills.
  • Motivation to achieve high standards of client service and professionalism,
  • Strong skills on Microsoft Office especially Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.
  • Good digital skills.

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