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KPMG Director, Supply Chain Risk Management & ESG in Seattle, Washington

Business Title: Director, Supply Chain Risk Management & ESG

Requisition Number: 63520 - 98

Function: Business Support Services

Area of Interest:

State: WA

City: Seattle


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, Supply Chain Risk Management & ESG to join our Global Procurement organization.


  • Create, plan, and lead the creation of a strategy and roadmap to mature the procurement and supply chain risk management function in GP and be accountable for leading the implementation of procurement and supply chain risk management strategies.

  • Manage the procurement and supply chain risk management operational and delivery teams.

  • Lead the development, management and implementation of KPMG's global Environmental Social Governance (ESG) procurement strategy aligned with the overall purpose and impact ambition of the firm

  • Lead the global Procurement ESG Working Group to create a consistent scalable sustainable procurement framework enabling the firm to achieve the targets against the commitments in Our Impact Plan.

  • Lead the implementation of the sustainable procurement framework within KPMG International (including negotiating contractual amendments with suppliers).

  • This role will also require learning the full operations, processes, and systems of the Global Procurement function to serve as deputy and delegate of the Senior Director, Head of Strategic Initiatives & GP Operations from time to time and will potentially fall into the succession plan for the role


  • Minimum twelve years of demonstrable experience working with, or within, a global procurement team, having a sound understanding of procurement processes and of risks associated with procurement and the supply chain

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university or equivalent experience

  • Knowledge of procurement frameworks, methodologies, strategy, and planning for ESG

  • Have sound quantitative and analytical skills (financial and non-financial)

  • Strong leadership, communication, and influencing skills

  • Managing in a complex, matrixed organization, some travel 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, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other category protected by applicable federal, state or local laws. The attached link ( contains further information regarding the firm's compliance with federal, state and local recruitment and hiring laws. No phone calls or agencies please.

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