KPMG Director, Life Sciences Core Operations/Medical Device in Short Hills, New Jersey

Director, Life Sciences Core Operations/Medical Device

Short Hills, New Jersey

Requisition #: 35076

Practice Area: Advisory

Location: Chicago, IL; Short Hills, NJ; New York, NY; Fort Worth, TX

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 a Director in Customer & Operations for ourpractice.


  • Lead KPMG Medical Device Practice Growth through insight about industry trends and customer needs in the areas of quality, compliance, supply chain, and regulatory technologies

  • Run fast paced engagements of 5-25 staff across multiple functional domains including directing subcontractors and off-shore resources

  • Represent KPMG thought leadership at conferences, in publications, and other growth forums as it relates to practice offerings

  • Define high growth new areas of investment to increase KPMG service offerings in the life sciences industry over the next 1-3 years

  • Track project status, issues, and risks as well as present summary information to clients, partnerships, and executive sponsors as needed

  • Think critically about client issues and investigate leading practices within the industry to help improve organizational maturity and sustainability


  • A minimum of eight years of Life Sciences Industry experience with core operations and medical device

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Business Information Systems, Information Management or other quantitative discipline with specialization from an accredited college or university

  • Awareness of various types of enterprise platforms used within Med. Device & Pharma industries for running their business: PLM, RIM, PIM, CAPA Systems, S&OP Systems, ERP, MES, WMS, PMS

  • Experience working in and across various business functions on a global scale, in particular: Supply Chain, Regulatory, Quality, Medical Safety, and IT

  • Proven history of successfully executing complex projects and ability to effectively communicate with senior executives as well as junior staff

  • Travel may be up to 80-100%

  • Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States without the need for visa sponsorship now or in the future.

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. Thecontains further information regarding the firm's compliance with federal, state and local recruitment and hiring laws. No phone calls or agencies please.

Our Benefits


KPMG offers a range of medical insurance options to meet your needs as well as prescription drug coverage, health care flexible spending accounts, and dependent day care flexible spending accounts.

Personal Time Off (PTO)

Up to 30 PTO Days per year (depending on job classification/level/years of service).


  • 401(k) and Pension Plans

  • Dependent Care Flexible Spending Account

  • Health Care Flexible Spending Account

  • Mortgage Assistance Program

  • HomeBenefits@Work Program

  • Hyatt Legal Plan

  • Benefits vary by employment status.