Consulting Manager, Finance Effectiveness


Clearsulting is headquartered in Cleveland, OH, with additional offices located in Austin, TX; Chicago, IL; Columbus, OH; Dallas, TX; Denver, CO; and Los Angeles, CA. Other cities are also welcome remotely.


As a Consulting Manager within Finance Effectiveness, you will work as part of a team of problem solvers with extensive consulting and industry experience. You will help finance transformation and accounting executives solve complex business problems from strategy through execution focused on developing finance functional strategies, improving business performance reporting capabilities and implementing new processes and technologies. This role is fundamental in delivering world-class results for our portfolio of Fortune 500 and Fortune 1,000 clients.

At Clearsulting we firmly believe in our culture and follow our five Core Values: GRIT., Growth Mindset, Joy, Accountability, and Teamwork. We have been nationally recognized for our culture, firm leadership, and innovation, and we are honored to have received the following awards and recognition:

  • 'Consulting's Fastest Growing Firms' - Consulting Magazine (2022)
  • Inc. 5000 Fastest-Growing Private Companies in America (2022)
  • 'Great Place to Work' Certified (2023, 2022)
  • Inc. 5000 Fastest-Growing Private Companies in America (2022, 2021)
  • #4 “Fastest Growing Consulting Firm” – Consulting Magazine (2020)

Qualifications & Desired Skills:

  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in a business-related field of study
  • 6 – 8+ years of finance management consulting experience (includes time at a large consulting firm) with an emphasis on Finance Effectiveness management consulting experience
  • Background preferably in finance strategy and transformation, operating model design and shared services, process improvement, and/or procure to pay
  • Finance Operations / Shared Services / P2P subject matter expertise and meaningful insights to share during client engagements involving assessment, finance transformation, vendor selection, and implementation
  • Ability to efficiently design and implement data gathering and analysis solutions to evaluate current state information and support future design decisions and recommendations
  • Technical and data affinity; Ability to conceptualize IT and technical subject matter, and translate functional business process requirements to a variety of technical solutions
  • Foundational skillets in data and analytics technologies (i.e., Alteryx, PowerBi, Tableau, Qlik, Python, VBA, SQL, Access, etc.) preferred
  • Willingness to continually take on challenging projects with new or ambiguous subject matter
  • Strong project management experience including workplan creation and updates, milestone tracking, risk management, status updates, change management, and communications
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills; clearly convey complex business concepts to executive audience free of grammatical errors, incorporating leading practices for business writing
  • Strong leadership skills and executive presence
  • Effective organizational skills and ability to effectively manage multiple and competing priorities
  • Assist in developing executive-level presentations to communicate complex issues and recommendations across processes, systems, and people
  • Ability to maintain and enhance the Clearsulting culture – build meaningful relationships with clients and colleagues, demonstrate the Clearsulting Core Values each day
  • Willingness and ability to travel, as needed


We want to cultivate a thriving culture and company—and we know that your health and well-being matter. We offer a benefits package and perks for our team members that include:

  • Medical, dental, and vision coverage
  • Unlimited PTO
  • Paid parental leave
  • Retirement plans
  • Flexible work environment
  • Cell phone reimbursement
  • Access to mental health apps
  • Life insurance and disability coverage
  • Opportunities for ad hoc bonuses

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