Transition Project Manager

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Budapest is the host to KPMG Global Services Hungary, KPMG’s international compliance services center, which offers VAT compliance and Accounting solutions, and multicultural compliance professionals, who can provide coverage in more than 40 countries with relevant language and technical skills. 


What we can offer

  • Flexible working hours and home office opportunity
  • 3 paid days for volunteering and CSR activities
  • Multicultural working environment in a newly built office
  • Medicover and life insurance package
  • iPhone8 with subscription
  • Regular English and Hungarian courses
  • Fast development opportunity in a Big4 environment
  • In-depth professional training from beginner to advanced level
  • Well-being services: office yoga, shoe cleaning, laundry service
  • Relocation support for foreign candidates  

Main responsibilities

Your main responsibility will be to support the knowledge transfer and onboarding process of new clients with the following tasks:

  • Act as the main point of contact for the client and internal stakeholders during the transition
  • Act as a focal point for raising transition issues and risks that require cross-team management and escalation: assign escalated issues for resolution
  • Prepare and execute the transition plan based on the transition scope in coordination with the client and other internal teams involved in the transition
  • Manage the overall transition work-schedule: integrate and consolidate transition work activities in cooperation with internal stakeholders and the client
  • Prepare and drive project governance, including communication and escalation plan
  • Manage scope, issues, constraints, risks, assumptions, and change control process throughout the transition 
  • Lead and contribute key project lessons learned to improve internal project management processes 


  • BSc or MSc graduate in Economics, Accounting, Finance
  • 1-5 years of relevant work experience in SSC/BSC environment
  • Fluent in English
  • Transition experience of globally managed services 
  • Project management experience: LEAN/Six Sigma certificate, PMP, Prince2, or equivalent project management qualification is an advantage
  • Experienced user of Excel 



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Váci út 41
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  • Be part of KPMG's global network

    Help us power one of the biggest brands in the world.

  • Work-life balance and well-being program

    Flexible hours, home-office opportunity, Corporate Responsibility and Diversity & Inclusion activities.

  • Learning and Development

    Attend our internal training courses and become an expert in your area.

  • Travel

    Opportunity to work abroad in KPMG's Tax Trek or Secondment programs.

  • Technology & Innovation

    Follow the latest trends in automation.

  • New industry insights

    Work on a diversified portfolio of international clients.

  • Diverse and Multicultural team

    Work with a young multi-lingual and diverse team and daily interact with colleagues from more than 40 nationalities.

  • Smart location and transportation

    Our modern office building is located in the new business area of Budapest and can be easily accessed by public transportation.

  • Other advantages

    Life and health insurance, competitive salary, yearly bonus opportunity, reward & recognition program, company field trip and other events, iPhone 8, and many more.

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