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KPMG Senior Associate, Healthcare/Life Sciences Strategy in Tempe, Arizona

Business Title: Senior Associate, Healthcare/Life Sciences Strategy

Requisition Number: 62516 - 5

Function: Advisory

Area of Interest:

State: AZ

City: Tempe


The KPMG Advisory practice is currently our fastest growing practice. We are seeing tremendous client demand, and looking forward we don't anticipate that slowing down. In this ever-changing market environment, our professionals must be adaptable and thrive in a collaborative, team-driven culture. At KPMG, our people are our number one priority. With a wealth of learning and career development opportunities, a world-class training facility and leading market tools, we make sure our people continue to grow both professionally and personally. If you're looking for a firm with a strong team connection where you can be your whole self, have an impact, advance your skills, deepen your experiences, and have the flexibility and access to constantly find new areas of inspiration and expand your capabilities, then consider a career in Advisory.

KPMG is currently seeking a Senior Associate to join our KPMG Strategy ( practice.


  • Participate in enterprise-wide strategy engagements and help ensure successful delivery of final project deliverables for Healthcare Lifesciences clients

  • Participate in cross-functional teams by helping to develop and implement strategic roadmaps, drive key engagement interviews, conduct research and help with workshops

  • Drive problem formulation, comprehensive analysis and problem resolution

  • Establish client value propositions that tie key strategic, financial and operational metrics directly to near- and long-term business improvement

  • Support professional development of more junior level KPMG Strategy team members


  • MBA or a minimum three years of recent experience in a client-facing strategy discipline at a major strategy, boutique strategy or Big 4 consulting firm in M&A Execution (Integration and Separation), specific healthcare and life sciences M&A Execution a plus

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university, preferably in Economics, Engineering, Healthcare, Life Sciences, or related field; Graduate degree or MBA from an accredited college or university is highly preferred

  • Industry knowledge and experience in consulting for Healthcare or Life Sciences sub-sectors, including pharmaceuticals, diagnostics, biotech and medical devices and/or Healthcare services (such as payer/provider)

  • Proven experience articulating the strategic value of new technology, digital, or operational solutions with experience in supply chain, transaction and business due diligence, operational and performance improvement, strategic growth, or other relevant strategy experience

  • Strong business acumen, with analytical and problem-solving skills and ability to understand how a transaction thesis impacts operating model design/execution across operations, technology, risk governance, people strategy and organizational design

  • Comfortable with travel up to 80% post COVID

  • Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States without the need for visa sponsorship now or in the future

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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