KPMG Associate Director, Master Data Management (MDM) Lead in New York, New York

Associate Director, Master Data Management (MDM) Lead

McLean, Virginia

Requisition #: 39431

Practice Area: Business Support Services

Location: Charlotte, NC; New York, NY; McLean, VA

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 Director, Master Data Management (MDM) Lead to join our Digital Business Transformation organization. This opportunity is open to internal candidates from all KPMG US locations and external candidates interested in being based in one of the cities listed within this posting.


  • Act as business solution owner of the firms MDM ecosystem, including MDM tool, configuration, cleansing & operating processes

  • Participate in building strategy with the Data Management and Integration director and implement the strategy and evolution of the MDM capabilities

  • Assist chair master data working group aimed at helping define data principles and designs (e.g. rules); Define detailed operating process including planning (master, reference data processes)

  • Act as the owner of centralized reference data hierarchies (industry, service lines)

  • Accountable for data quality controls, measurement, and issue resolution

  • Define and prioritize systems integration between MDM and source/target systems (cloud) including liaison with system owners and custodians


  • Minimum eight years of experience directing Master Data Management programs, including data profiling, sourcing, and quality programs

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college/university, Master's degree is preferred

  • Strong vendor management experience with proven track record of delivering customer-centric master data initiatives to successful steady state

  • Provide strong team leadership

  • Understand data structures, modeling, and complex data relationships, including structured and unstructured data

  • US citizenship required

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.