Associate Director, People and Change, Management Consulting

Full Time
Junior (less than 3 years)

Technical Skills

  • Change Management
  • Employee Relations
  • HR
  • Performance Management
  • Staff Management
  • Talent Management

Job Description

Associate Director, People and Change, Management Consulting

Location: Hong Kong

In KPMG's Management Consulting practice, we don't limit ourselves to either strategy or implementation. Instead, we deliver both. Our team in Hong Kong is the fastest growing division within KPMG China and represents a young and enthusiastic team that always pushes itself to succeed. Since our creation, we've developed in-depth knowledge of an incredibly broad spread of sectors and services.

Our P&C team is dedicated to helping our clients get the best out of their people. We work on standalone People & Change projects, we also provide subject matter expertise to projects led by other areas of KPMG such as Financial Management, Business Effectiveness, or Operational Strategy.

We provide a broad range of services to our clients, including

- Behavioural change management - ensuring organisations benefit from large scale change projects by introducing new behaviours and minimising underperformance
- Organisation development - target operating model development, organisation design, role clarity, performance management, organisational culture, employee development and reward / recognition
- Optimising human resource departments - creating cost effective, integrated HR functions that contribute to the delivery of business strategy
- Talent development - helping clients identify, retain and develop talent
- Performance Management and Reward - designing reward strategies / incentive schemes, and performance management frameworks / processes

We are looking for Associate Director with the following experience and qualities

- Working for a major advisory business or leading Corporate organisation
- Helping restructure HR functions / teams to deliver optimised services
- Acting as subject matter expert in advising clients on maximising benefits and reducing risk
- Using the expertise to support of People and Change propositions
- Delivering standalone projects that contribute to the overall success of the project or work stream 
- Passionate about your discipline with a history of continuous learning
- Commercial acumen evidenced by an ability to identify business opportunities
- Drive and resilience to overcome challenges or setbacks
- Strong communication skills for building lasting client relationships 

The responsibilities attached to this role will include some or all of the following  

- Managing a team of KPMG professionals on client engagements and providing leadership and shaping delivery approach
- Developing client relationships to promote the reputation of KPMG as the advisor of choice and identify further client opportunities
- Managing multiple agendas / priorities and designing achievable programmes / projects
- Sharing knowledge and supporting the development of other team members
- Advising clients on maximising benefits and reducing risks
- Supporting business development initiatives including bid proposals and contract / commercial management
- Coaching team members to ensure excellent client delivery whilst also enabling their career development 

The individual will have

- A good track record of delivering high-quality projects, or assignment outputs with a focus on delivering measurable business improvements, preferably from working for a major advisory business, consultancy or corporate
- The ability to planning, designing and shaping project work streams, managing progress, resolving issues and limiting risks
- The ability to meet milestones within time, cost and quality constraints
- Solid problem-solving skills, ability to analyse complex data, identify core issues, investigate, evaluate and reach appropriate conclusions / solutions
- A track record of managing multiple tasks, priorities, delegating and managing staff
- Passion towards areas of expertise, managing your own development by learning continuously from experience and seeking out development opportunities
- A sense of integrity and be a team player with commercial awareness
- Qualifications including CIPD, MBA and Prince 2 would be beneficial but not essential
We offer successful candidates an attractive remuneration package and the opportunity to work in a dynamic and exciting environment.

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