Associate/Senior Associate, Valuation-Financial Services

  • KPMG
  • Seattle, WA, USA
  • 18 Apr, 2018
Experienced Hires Accounting & Finance Research / Reporting Sales & Marketing

Job Description

Requisition Number: 32046 - 97


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 Associate/Senior Associate to join our Valuations practice.


  • Prepare and review valuations related to a variety of equity interests, assets and liabilities related to the financial services industry, such as loan portfolios, core deposit intangible, fixed maturity deposits, intangible assets, indemnification assets, etc.
  • Critically review model functionality, evaluate and document the methodology employed, assumptions used, and conclusions reached
  • Effectively articulate valuation concepts to C-Suite executives, external auditors, regulators, and internal stakeholders
  • Prepare reports, memos, and presentations for clients

Additional Responsibilities For a Senior Associate

  • Lead and manage engagements with minimal supervision
  • Provide leadership to associates
  • Participate in marketing activities


  • Minimum of one year of relevant experience
  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college/university
  • Experience or demonstrated interest in the financial services industry, preferably banking
  • Advanced financial modeling and analytical abilities, including with fixed income instruments
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Possess a strong work ethic, multitasking, presentation, problem solving and organizational skills

Additional Qualifications For a Senior Associate

    • Minimum three years' of relevant and progressive experience
    • Advanced degree or applicable certification (i.e., CFA, FRM) preferred
    • Excellent interpersonal skills with a demonstrated ability to gain the confidence and respect of various levels
    • Established project management competency
    • Proven experience in mentoring and supervising staff

KPMG LLP (the U.S. member firm of KPMG International) offers a comprehensive compensation and benefits package. KPMG is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, age, sex/gender, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, physical or mental handicap unrelated to ability, pregnancy, veteran status, unfavorable discharge from military service, genetic information, personal appearance, family responsibility, matriculation or political affiliation, or other legally protected status. KPMG maintains a drug-free workplace. KPMG will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable local, state or federal law (including San Francisco Ordinance number 131192). No phone calls or agencies please.