Executive Assistant

Kpmg Chicago , IL 60602

Posted 1 week ago

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 an Executive Assistant, Audit to join our Integrated Operations Network organization.


  • Provide administrative support to include arranging travel plans and meetings; interact and liaise with members of the functional team, management and external clients and handle confidential information

  • Build relationships with internal and external clients and obtain an understanding of priorities, projects and preferences in order to meet expectations

  • Consistent and accurate use of business applications and the ability to create training materials for use in everyday administrative applications and processes

  • Perform systematic quality control to ensure accuracy and proactively addressing issues that negatively impact processes and procedures

  • Proofread emails and correspondence and demonstrate professionalism and tact in interactions with others


  • Minimum of five years of administrative experience, preferably in a professional services environment

  • High School diploma or equivalent; completed coursework from an accredited college/university is preferred

  • Ability to proactively troubleshoot problems, ask questions for clarification and understand when to escalate

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite applications, Web-based research skills and ability to learn firm-wide applications and technology packages

  • Ability to prioritize competing requirements and/or deadlines

  • Capacity to work overtime, as needed

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, 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.

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