Blackline Manager - Management Consulting

RSM Chicago , IL 60602

Posted 4 weeks ago

We are looking for a BlackLine Manager for our rapidly growing national BlackLine practice. This dynamic team is a part of our overall Finance Transformation solution focused on "modernizing the office of the CFO." This is an ideal opportunity for someone who is looking for an entrepreneurial opportunity within the security of a well-established firm. This position will be directly involved with relationship management and onsite client projects.

As our BlackLine Manager, you will be able to draw from your experience and knowledge to help clients improve their business by providing services such as BlackLine Implementations, Process Improvement, Financial Transformation, Procedure Design and Optimization, etc. This practice line is exciting, growing and offers tremendous career opportunity.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Consulting with accounting, financial, operational and other management personnel to improve their businesses.

  • Lead BlackLine implementation projects, assess, troubleshoot/test during the implementation cycle.

  • Train and advise clients in the leading use of BlackLine products to fit their specific needs.

  • Train and mentor staff/project team.

  • All engagements require process analysis/optimization, documentation, project management skills and the ability to work in collaborative teams.

  • Participate in the sales process.

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or related field

  • Minimum 5 years of relevant work experience in accounting, operations and/or performance improvement consulting

  • Experience implementing BlackLine

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Consulting or Professional Services firm experience is preferred with previous pre-sales/sales experience

  • Understanding and demonstrated experience with working with multiple clients

  • Corporate or industry accounting experience is preferred

  • Previous experience with operational process reviews and basic internal control requirements

  • Ability to anticipate and address client concerns and issues

  • Strong accounting skills and knowledge

  • Ability to break complex issues into project steps and problem solve

  • Ability to facilitate clients, and project teams, at all levels of the organization

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

  • Strong data assimilation and organization skills

  • Strong self-direction and team working skills

  • Travel expectations 50% or greater

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.

Experience RSM US. Experience the power of being understood.

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

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