KPMG is one of the largest professional services companies in the world and one of the Big Four auditors, along with Deloitte, EY and PwC. Its global headquarters is located in Amstelveen, the Netherlands.
KPMG employs 162,000 people and has three lines of services: audit, tax, and advisory. Its tax and advisory services are further divided into various service groups.
The name "KPMG" was chosen when KMG (Klynveld Main Goerdeler) merged with Peat Marwick.Detailed Job Description
Reporting to the Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer, the Chief Human Resource Officer will be responsible for providing strategic and operational leadership across HR units with a good understanding of people management; is a people person.
A change agent; understands culture driver
Has an entrepreneurial / ownership mindset
Must have worked in an owner-managed business; or understands the mindset of an entrepreneur
Strong ability to build and lead teams and drive the organization towards a common vision and goal
Possess strong leadership skills and a person of gravitas
First degree from a reputable institution with Postgraduate or Professional Qualification in any HR-related discipline.
Minimum of 15 years quality work experience of at least 8 years of these should be at highest level of management. Experience in driving HR programs e.g. performance management, career management, talent attraction and retention etc.
Experience developing and building HR system