Senior Associate Licensed Associate, Software,Compliance Senior Associate Licensed Associate,  …

in Santa Clara, CA, United States
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in Santa Clara, CA, United States
Permanent, Full time
Be the first to apply
Senior Associate Licensed Associate, Software,Compliance
Associate/Senior Associate, Software License Compliance

Requisition #: 47859

Practice Area: Advisory

Location: San Francisco, CA; Santa Clara, CA

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KPMG is currently seeking an Associate/Senior Associate in CIO Advisory for our practice.


  • Provide high quality professional day-to-day execution of software licensing compliance review engagements, including software license optimization reviews and SAM current state assessments
  • Analyze complex software license agreements and deployments to obtain license positions for various software vendors and to provide license optimization advice to our clients
  • Analyze clients' SAM processes, organizaton and tools to identify gaps and options for remediation
  • Project a professional image of KPMG

Additional Responsibilities for Senior Associate:

  • Oversee field teams and draft deliverables for management review and document review results in work papers
  • Prepare and deliver presentations to clients


  • Minimum of one year of advisory experience in software asset management including either software license analysis reviews or SAM tool implementations/integrations
  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college/university
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills and the ability to conduct meetings with clients and third parties in challenging surroundings
  • Experience with data analysis tools including Excel, Access, and Sequel
  • Strong working knowledge of the licensing of at least one of the following major software license providers including: IBM, Microsoft, Oracle, SAP, Symantec, VMWare and Salesforce
  • Excellent analytical, research, organizational, issue identification, prioritization, and resolution and report writing skills

Additional Qualifications:

  • Minimum of two years of relevant experience
  • Experience of leading teams and overseeing fieldwork including SAM process, organization and tool assessments and experience with market leading SAM tools including at least one of the following providers: Flexera, ServiceNow or Snow
  • SAM processes, organization and tool assessments and experience with market leading SAM tools (Flexera, ServiceNow or Snow) preferred
  • Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States without the need for visa sponsorship now or in the future

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