Senior Associate, Government Affairs

18 Jun, 2019


Senior Associate, Government Affairs

Mclean, VA

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KPMG is currently seeking a Senior Associate, Government Affairs to join our Legal and Compliance group which is part of KPMG’s Legal, Risk and Regulatory organization.


  • Work for the Executive Director Political Risk & Compliance within KPMG’s Office of Government Affairs to ensure compliance with firm government interaction and political activity rules and government ethics laws
  • Provide lobbying compliance advice,reporting and gifts compliance to team and stakeholders
  • Work with State and local Pay-to-Play and campaign finance compliance
  • Ensure political compliance certifications in government proposals and contracts
  • Assist with KPMG Political Action Committee management


  • Minimum two years of political compliance experience preferably within a large company, professional services firm, lobbying firm, law firm, or trade association
  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college/university
  • Knowledge of federal, state, and/or local political compliance issues related to lobbying, Foreign Agent Registration Act (FARA) gifts, and political contributions
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment
  • Strong interpersonal skill and attention to detail
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite applications, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook

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. 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.



Job code: 43234 – 92

Job posted: 2019-06-18