Senior Manager, Telecommunications Advisory
KPMG
Toronto, ON, Canada
4d ago

Senior Manager, Telecommunications Advisory

You've got big plans. We have opportunities to match, and we're committed to empowering you to become a better you, no matter what you do.

When you join KPMG you'll be one of over 200,000 professionals providing audit, tax, advisory and business enablement services across 154 countries.

With the support to do things differently, grow personally and professionally and bring your whole self to work, there's no limit to the impact you can make. Let's do this.

Overview of Opportunity

KPMG's Operations Advisory group works with clients to identify opportunities to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of their operations and to successfully execute against these objectives.

The team draws on a combination of professional, talented people, powerful KPMG methodologies and global resources. As the practice continues to grow, we are looking for a high caliber Senior Manager to join the Toronto team to primarily work with the clients that we serve through our Telecommunications, Media and Technology (TMT) sector group.

What you will do

  • Big Data Strategy and Strategic Roadmap : Lead the Big Data strategy development and planning activities; working closely with key client stakeholders to define the client's strategy and work streams required to achieve it.
  • Analyze and prioritize work streams, construct the Big Data strategic roadmap, and obtain the support required to implement it.
  • Big Data Delivery Methodology : Owns the Big Data delivery methodology and leads work streams to identify, evaluate and prioritize opportunities to implement enhancements.
  • Pipeline Growth and Demand Management : Grow the pipeline by driving work streams to identify new opportunities based upon agreed-
  • upon prioritization criteria while ensuring alignment with the client's strategy.

  • Thought Leadership : Provide thought leadership on emerging trends in Big Data & Analytics and assess the potential impact on the client's strategy
  • Responsible for crafting and managing the delivery team in planning, design and development of new projects. Understand client business requirements that form a product or solution.
  • Work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment.

  • Be able to perform project-level estimation and champion engineering and operational excellence
  • Assess and define strategic and tactical opportunities to enable our clients to achieve new business capabilities using Big Data and analytical tools and technologies.
  • Deliver large-scale programs that integrate processes with technology to help clients achieve high performance.
  • Design, implement and deploy Big Data solutions and applications that can perform at scale on one or more of the following components : data streaming, ingestion, machine learning, publication and analytics.
  • What you bring to the role

  • 10+ years of Banking, Capital Markets and / or Insurance industry experience
  • 10+ years consulting experience
  • 10+ experience in scoping and delivering technology innovation services
  • 5+ year of Big Data and / or Analytics experience
  • Bachelor's Degree in a relevant area of study. Advanced degree preferred.
  • Experience with business processes including record to report, plan-to-perform, order-to-cash and procure-to-pay
  • Strong experience with project and change management
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills with an ability to think critically, identify creative solutions outside of the box and thrive on new challenges
  • Excellent communication skills including verbal, written and presentation
  • Knowledge of analytics tools including BI / data visualization, MS Power BI, Tableau, QlikView, Spotfire and MS Reporting Services
  • Exposure to database management software, stats and machine learning software, big data platforms (e.g. Hadoop, Hana) and development language such as Python, R, T-SQL
  • Knowledge of artificial intelligence development, emerging blockchain technologies and business applications will be an asset
  • Why Choose KPMG? Making the right career choice is important, finding the right company is essential. Watch this video to see the type of people that thrive at KPMG.

    Location Toronto, ON ,Our Values, The KPMG Way

    We lead by example We work together We respect the individual

    We seek the facts and provide insight We are open and honest in our communication

    We are committed to our communities Above all, we act with integrity

    KPMG is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity in its workforce. KPMG encourages applications from all qualified individuals and will accommodate applicants' disability-

    related needs, up to the point of undue hardship, throughout all stages of the recruitment and selection process. Any assessment and selection materials or processes used during the recruitment process will be available in an accessible format to applicants with disabilities, upon request.

    If you require a disability-related accommodation in order to participate in the recruitment process , please contact the HR Shared Service Centre by email at cafmcdnhrsthotline kpmg.

    ca or by phone at 416-777-8002 or toll free 1-888-466-4778 (Option 1). KPMG will consult with all applicants with disabilities who request accommodation during the recruitment process to ensure that the accommodation provided takes into account the applicant's individual accessibility needs.

    Category Consulting Service Line Operations ,Industry Not Applicable

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