Business Title: Associate Director, Editor - Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG)
Requisition Number: 84011 - 91
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City: Salt Lake City
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KPMG is currently seeking an ESG writer/editor to join our Thought Leadership organization. KPMG is deeply committed to ESG, both as a corporate citizen ( and as an advisor to leading organizations. Our Impact ( service assists clients in every aspect of their ESG initiatives and is an important growth opportunity for KPMG. The ESG editor/writer will be responsible for generating white papers, POVs, blogs, videos and other content that demonstrate our distinctive capabilities and insights.
Work with the Impact team to define and execute a content strategy for ESG
Report, write and edit white papers and other content; Top-edit content from other writers
Connect and collaborate with KPMG's ESG experts to develop distinctive insights on ESG topics
Assign and manage research to build the fact base to support our POVs
Manage projects through design and production
Build your platform as the ESG content guru of KPMG Advisory
Minimum ten years of experience in writing, editing, content production and editorial leadership
Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university; advanced degree preferred
Solid background in business journalism preferred; experience in ESG a huge plus
Experience in the development and successful execution of content strategies; prior experience collaborating with and managing expectations of senior business leaders a plus
Creative thinker, who is able to work with KPMG subject-matter experts to shape original, provocative and compelling story lines
Self-motivated, flexible problem solver, who can keep the trains running (managing the routine), but can also adapt quickly and find alternative ways to get the work done; ability to act as a trusted, strategic adviser to top professionals
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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