Auckland /Private Enterprise – Private Enterprise Advisory /Permanent Part-timeKPMG New Zealand is part of the international KPMG network and is one of the world’s leading professional services organisations. We provide audit, tax, and advisory services to private individuals, SMEs, multi-nationals, and Government agencies.KPMG is focused on fuelling the prosperity of New Zealand. By prosperity we mean shared wealth and lasting wellbeing for all New Zealanders. We believe that by helping New Zealand’s private enterprises succeed, the public sector to do better, and our communities to grow, our country will also succeed and prosper. This is more than a goal – it’s our reason for being.The opportunity:Our business advisors in Private Enterprise help privately owned businesses reach their goals. Our clients range from subsidiaries of international companies to privately owned New Zealand businesses. From family trusts and high net worth individuals, Government and local government entities, to retail/manufacturers/import distributors and personal investment portfolios.We are a small team of dedicated specialists working with businesses making their most important decisions. Our focus is on delivering business strategy and performance improvement services that will contribute to the sustainable growth and success of private businesses. The senior leaders within our team are responsible for driving the performance of the team, managing and delivery business advisory engagements, and thought leadership.We operate a diverse, fun and varied working environment where lateral thinking, sharp commercial acumen, and confidence working with ambiguity in a fast-paced manner will stand you in good stead. No 2 days are the same!Day to day you will:Work largely with clients in the $5-20million turnover range (sometimes up to $100mill plus) across a range of sectorsProvide commercial and strategic advice to business leaders, senior managers, directors and ownersFacilitate workshops with clientsDeliver, manage and support team members in the successful delivery of business advisory engagementsConduct analysis to identify issues, form hypotheses and suggest solutions;Prepare insightful presentations to communicate findings to clients and motivate change;Undertake business development activities to win new clients and engagements.Leverage business network to develop opportunities for new engagementsProvide people and operational leadership to the teamWhat you’ll bring to our team:Relevant tertiary qualificationIdeally 5+ years’ relevant work experienceDemonstrated commercial acumenQuantitative and qualitative analytical skills, well-structured presentation writing skills, interpersonal skills and organisational skills.Knowledge of and experience applying strategic planning and structured thinking conceptual modelsPeople management experienceUnderstanding and experience in any of the following will be advantageous: Strategy, Finance, Accounting, Design Thinking, Marketing, Digital Marketing, Business Process Improvement, Project Management, Management Consulting, Export Planning and Activation.Medium to advanced Excel financial modelling and/or quantitative analysis skillsProposal-writing experienceAdvanced PowerPoint skillsA passion for helping private businesses to grow, an ability to engage productively with senior business leaders, a strong achievement drive, an ability to grasp new concepts quickly.We offer rewarding careers for outstanding professionals, ongoing learning and development opportunities, a collaborative and inclusive culture, and flexible and agile work practices that focus on our people’s wellbeing to drive innovation and entrepreneurship. We also believe that our business plays a distinct and vital role in helping solve important social and environmental issues; and use our unique skills and expertise to help create positive and lasting impacts for our communities.We believe diversity of thought, background and experience strengthens relationships and delivers meaningful benefits to our people, our clients and communities. We strive to be recognised as an employer of choice for all, irrespective of gender, ethnicity, generation, flexible work status, family circumstances, sexual orientation or disability and our inclusive culture promotes the development of our people nationwide.To be legally entitled to work in New Zealand, you should be a New Zealand citizen / resident or Australian citizen / permanent resident; or alternatively you must hold a valid work visa for New Zealand. Please check the New Zealand Immigration website for the most up to date information.We are a 2021 Circle Back Initiative Employer – we commit to respond to every applicant.