CQRM Associate

RSM US LLP - Kansas City, MO3.7

Full-timeEstimated: $76,000 - $100,000 a year
RSM has an immediate opening for a CRQM Associate, working in the National Office of Risk Management (NORM). The National Office of Risk Management (NORM) supports the implementation of programs, policies, and practices to manage RSM US risk. Our Consulting Quality Risk Management (CQRM) team within NORM includes experienced professionals with a wide range of business and legal experience supporting the consulting practice internal quality review and inspection programs.

This is an internal and external client facing role, responsible for providing the highest level of support to RSM client facing teams. The successful candidate must demonstrate willingness to go the extra mile for the team’s success. They will be a problem solver, creative thinker, fast learner, be detail oriented and interested in learning RSM business.

Position Description:
Reviewing of requests for commercial and public sector proposals and development and maintenance of compliance plans for public sector projects

Reviewing of engagement contracts with our commercial and public sector client base, including client agreements, non-disclosure and business associate agreements, subcontracts and other related documents related to our practice

Assisting in the ongoing development of, and support of, our ongoing Consulting Practice internal quality review and inspection programs

Supporting Consulting Service line activities in the development of practice aids (checklists, outlines, templates, etc.) for use by our practitioners in addressing professional standards and quality and risk management matters in day-to-day client service.

Researching and drafting internal guidance regarding professional standards, quality and risk management and related matters.

Required Qualifications:
Bachelor’s Degree

Juris Doctorate (JD)

1-3 years of relevant and applicable experience

Ability to review and apply legal standards to ensure appropriate contract terms with clients in a myriad of service offerings

Ability to read and apply rules, regulations, policies and procedures

Ability to evaluate information against a set of standards

Ability to understand and ensure compliance with firm, line of business and departmental policies and procedures.

Ability to communicate information clearly and concisely, written and orally to diverse audiences across the firm.

Ability to develop and maintain applicable professional and internal contacts, resources and networks

Ability to maintain confidentiality and discretion with respect to internal information

Exhibit high attention to detail, strong analytical skills, and ability to ask high-value questions.

Proficiency with Microsoft Office

Preferred Qualifications:
Bachelors Degree in a business related field

1-3 years of experience with professional services consulting practice demonstrated by:

Professional practice employment or internship with a CPA or consulting services firm, or technology firm or
Employment or summer associate with a business law firm, or
Contract or risk management role in professional services, or IT consulting firm, or
Government contractor experience
Strong SharePoint skills

You want your next step to be the right one. You've worked hard to get where you are today. And now you're ready to use your unique skills, talents and personality to achieve great things. RSM is a place where you are valued as an individual, mentored as a future leader, and recognized for your accomplishments and potential. Working directly with clients, key decision makers and business owners across various industries and geographies, you'll move quickly along the learning curve and our clients will benefit from your fresh perspective.

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RSM is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.