3 job(s) at KPMG

KPMG Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Jun 29, 2021
Full time
Overview: You’ve got big plans. We have opportunities to match, and we’re committed to empowering you to become a better you, no matter what you do. When you join KPMG you’ll be one of over 227,000 professionals providing audit, tax, advisory, and business enablement services across 146 countries. With the support to do things differently, grow personally and professionally, and bring your whole self to work, there’s no limit to the impact you can make. Let’s do this. About the team: KPMG Law LLP is a national law firm with offices in Vancouver, Toronto, Calgary and Montreal. Our assistants work closely with the lawyers to provide a superior client experience. KPMG Law LLP is affiliated with the professional services firm of KPMG LLP. To learn more about KPMG Law LLP visit our website here.   The opportunity: We are currently searching for an experienced Legal Assistant to join our Business Law team in the GTA. This role will support our partners and lawyers with client service and practice management responsibilities. This is an exciting opportunity for an individual who enjoys a collaborative environment with client contact. The successful candidate will demonstrate initiative, strong attention to detail and organizational skills, with a desire to work in and promote a client-first culture. What you will do: Process, edit, and proof-read a range of legal documents in MS Word, including complicated legal agreements, presentations and correspondence Generate comparison versions of legal documents using comparison software, and maintain version control Attend to electronic filing of legal documents and correspondence Organize meetings MS Outlook and Teams (including booking meeting spaces and coordinating room setups in a post-virtual environment) Prepare, submit and track legal counsel’s time and expense reports Attend to travel arrangements for legal counsel (in a post-virtual environment) Prepare and submit invoices to clients Work with risk administration teams to manage file opening processes for your team What you bring to this role: Community College Certificate or Diploma, or equivalent combination of experience A minimum of three (3) years’ experience as a Legal Assistant, preferably in a corporate legal practice or, alternatively, administrative experience in a Big 4 environment Strong document processing skills are required (e.g. formatting and revising in Microsoft Office and Adobe, converting styles, cross-referencing, etc.) Ability to manage competing deadlines and coordinate processes Excellent organizational/follow up skills; attention to detail, proofreading and accuracy are required A positive and enthusiastic approach and a client service mindset Advanced computer skills including proficiency with Microsoft Office 365 Strong interpersonal and client service skills.   Keys to your success: Superior organizational skills Strong communication and legal writing skills Dedicated to providing outstanding client service Learn more about where a career at KPMG can take you. Our Values, The KPMG Way: Integrity , we do what is right | Excellence , we never stop learning and improving | Courage , we think and act boldly | Together , we respect each other and draw strength from our differences | For Better , we do what matters   KPMG in Canada is a proud equal opportunities employer and we are committed to creating a respectful, inclusive and barrier-free workplace that allows all of our people to reach their full potential. A diverse workforce is key to our success and we believe in bringing your whole self to work. We welcome all qualified candidates to apply and hope you will choose KPMG in Canada as your employer of choice.   If you have a question about accessible employment at KPMG, or to begin a confidential conversation about your individual accessibility or accommodation needs through the recruitment process, we encourage you to contact KPMG’s Employee Relations Service team for support at email: cdnersteam@kpmg.ca or phone: 416-777-8002 or toll free 1-888-466-4778 Option 3.   For general recruitment-related inquiries, please contact the HR Delivery Centre at cafmcdnhrsthotline@kpmg.ca.
KPMG Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Feb 13, 2021
Full time
Overview: You’ve got big plans. We have opportunities to match, and we’re committed to empowering you to become a better you, no matter what you do. When you join KPMG you’ll be one of over 219,000 professionals providing audit, tax, advisory, and business enablement services across 147 countries. With the support to do things differently, grow personally and professionally, and bring your whole self to work, there’s no limit to the impact you can make. Let’s do this. KPMG Law LLP’s Estates and Trusts Practice: At KPMG Law, our Private Client Service lawyers are recognized for taking a multidisciplinary approach to helping private clients manage and transfer their wealth. We operate as part of KPMG in Canada's Enterprise and Family Offices practices, allowing us to take a more holistic view of our clients' challenges and opportunities. In today's increasingly globalized and mobile world, our affiliation with KPMG International provides our clients with sweeping global reach and access to in-depth knowledge of tax regimes in more than 145 jurisdictions around the world. It also means our clients have access to insights on global and regional trends that could influence their wealth objectives. Our lawyers build 'lifetime' relationships with their clients, serving as their family's trusted confidant and wealth advisor as they move through life stages and key events. For many clients, our services include: Personal tax and estate planning Wills and Powers of Attorney Family business succession planning Estate administration Trust administration Charitable foundation creation and administration Overview of the Opportunity: We are currently searching for an experienced Legal Assistant to join our Vancouver team. This role will support lawyers with document processing and client services responsibilities. This is an exciting opportunity for an individual who enjoys a teamwork environment with client contact. The successful candidate will demonstrate initiative, strong attention to detail, and organizational skills, with a desire to work in and promote a client first focused culture.     About the team: KPMG Law LLP is a national law firm with offices in Vancouver, Toronto, Calgary and Montreal. Our Vancouver team practices in Canadian corporate tax, international corporate tax, tax M&A practices as well as Estates and Trusts. Our assistants work closely with the lawyers to provide a superior client experience. KPMG Law LLP is affiliated with the professional services firm of KPMG LLP. To learn more about KPMG Law LLP visit our website here. What you will do: Handle administrative duties for a team of lawyers in the Vancouver office Prepare legal document packages for client meetings, including photocopying, printing and binding Process, edit, and proof-read a range of legal documents in MS Word, including legal agreements, presentations and correspondence Generate comparison versions of legal documents using Track Changes and Workshare Compare, and maintain version control Attending to electronic filing of corporate-related legal documents Organization of meetings, including booking space, and coordinating meeting invitations Prepare, submit and track legal counsel’s time and expense reports Administer the processing of invoices General office support activities What you bring to this role: College Certificate or Diploma, or equivalent combination of experience A minimum of two (2) years’ experience as a Legal Assistant Experience with BC online (an asset) Excellent attention to detail, proofreading and accuracy in documentation preparation A positive, enthusiastic team member who engages colleagues, partners and clients in a professional manner Advanced computer skills including proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English Superior organizational skills with the ability to work effectively in a deadline driven environment Keys to your success: Superior organizational skills Strong communication and legal writing skills Dedicated to providing outstanding client service Learn more about where a career at KPMG can take you. Our Values, The KPMG Way: Integrity , we do what is right | Excellence , we never stop learning and improving | Courage , we think and act boldly | Together , we respect each other and draw strength from our differences | For Better , we do what matters     KPMG in Canada is a proud equal opportunities employer and we are committed to creating a respectful, inclusive and barrier-free workplace that allows all of our people to reach their full potential. A diverse workforce is key to our success and we believe in bringing your whole self to work. We welcome all qualified candidates to apply and hope you will choose KPMG in Canada as your employer of choice.     If you have a question about accessible employment at KPMG, or to begin a confidential conversation about your individual accessibility or accommodation needs through the recruitment process, we encourage you to contact KPMG’s Employee Relations Service team for support at email: cdnersteam@kpmg.ca or phone: 416-777-8002 or toll free 1-888-466-4778 Option 3.     For general recruitment-related inquiries, please contact the HR Delivery Centre at cafmcdnhrsthotline@kpmg.ca.
KPMG Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Feb 08, 2021
Full time
Overview: You’ve got big plans. We have opportunities to match, and we’re committed to empowering you to become a better you, no matter what you do. When you join KPMG you’ll be one of over 219,000 professionals providing audit, tax, advisory, and business enablement services across 147 countries. With the support to do things differently, grow personally and professionally, and bring your whole self to work, there’s no limit to the impact you can make. Let’s do this. KPMG Law LLP’s Estates and Trusts Practice:     At KPMG Law, our Private Client Service lawyers are recognized for taking a multidisciplinary approach to helping private clients manage and transfer their wealth. We operate as part of KPMG in Canada's Enterprise and Family Offices practices, allowing us to take a more holistic view of our clients' challenges and opportunities.     In today's increasingly globalized and mobile world, our affiliation with KPMG International provides our clients with sweeping global reach and access to in-depth knowledge of tax regimes in more than 145 jurisdictions around the world. It also means our clients have access to insights on global and regional trends that could influence their wealth objectives.     Our lawyers build 'lifetime' relationships with their clients, serving as their family's trusted confidant and wealth advisor as they move through life stages and key events. For many clients, our services include: Personal tax and estate planning Wills and Powers of Attorney Family business succession planning Estate administration Trust administration Charitable foundation creation and administration     Overview of the opportunity: We are currently searching for an experienced Paralegal to join our Vancouver team. This role will support lawyers with document drafting and processing and client services responsibilities. This is an exciting opportunity for an individual who enjoys a teamwork environment with client contact. The successful candidate will demonstrate initiative, strong attention to detail, and organizational skills, with a desire to work in and promote a client first focused culture. About the team: KPMG Law LLP is a national law firm with offices in Vancouver, Toronto, Calgary and Montreal. Our Vancouver team practices in Canadian corporate tax, international corporate tax, tax M&A practices as well as Estates and Trusts. Our assistants and paralegals work closely with the lawyers to provide a superior client experience. KPMG Law LLP is affiliated with the professional services firm of KPMG LLP. To learn more about KPMG Law LLP visit our website here. What you will do: Performing a variety of complex paralegal duties while coordinating with lawyers, accountants and clients with respect to client matters. Maintaining and managing a filing system for deadlines, documents, and precedents. Drafting correspondence, wills, trusts, and related estate planning documents Preparation for internal and external meetings, and other related tasks as needed Attending client meetings as required Maintaining up-to-date client accounts by recording billable time and tracking fees and disbursements. What you bring to this role: Graduated from a recognized paralegal program in Canada or equivalent combination of experience Minimum 3-5 years’ experience working as a Paralegal, direct experience in estate planning is an asset Experience with BC Online and the BC Wills Registry Superior organizational skills with the ability to work effectively in a deadline driven environment Demonstrated ability to handle confidential information with sensitivity and discretion Self-motivated to achieve high standards in all aspects of work Client service oriented and professional Excellent attention to detail, proofreading and accuracy in documentation preparation A positive, enthusiastic team member who engages colleagues, partners and clients in a professional manner Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English Proficient in standard office software such as MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, Teams and Adobe Keys to your success: Initiative and high degree of autonomy Interest in the implementation of processes and procedures Dedicated to providing outstanding client service Learn more about where a career at KPMG can take you. Our Values, The KPMG Way: Integrity , we do what is right | Excellence , we never stop learning and improving | Courage , we think and act boldly | Together , we respect each other and draw strength from our differences | For Better , we do what matters     KPMG in Canada is a proud equal opportunities employer and we are committed to creating a respectful, inclusive and barrier-free workplace that allows all of our people to reach their full potential. A diverse workforce is key to our success and we believe in bringing your whole self to work. We welcome all qualified candidates to apply and hope you will choose KPMG in Canada as your employer of choice.     If you have a question about accessible employment at KPMG, or to begin a confidential conversation about your individual accessibility or accommodation needs through the recruitment process, we encourage you to contact KPMG’s Employee Relations Service team for support at email: cdnersteam@kpmg.ca or phone: 416-777-8002 or toll free 1-888-466-4778 Option 3.     For general recruitment-related inquiries, please contact the HR Delivery Centre at cafmcdnhrsthotline@kpmg.ca.