Managing Consultant - Sustainable Finance


Toronto, Ontario, Canada Remote

Full time

Sep 14

Job Description


Guidehouse is a leading global provider of consulting services to the public and commercial markets with broad capabilities in management, technology, and risk consulting. We help clients address their toughest challenges and navigate significant regulatory pressures with a focus on transformational change, business resiliency, and technology-driven innovation. Across a range of advisory, consulting, outsourcing, and digital services, we create scalable, innovative solutions that prepare our clients for future growth and success. The company has more than 10,000 professionals in over 50 locations globally. Guidehouse is a Veritas Capital portfolio company, led by seasoned professionals with proven and diverse expertise in traditional and emerging technologies, markets, and agenda-setting issues driving national and global economies. For more information, please visit:


Our team – Resilience, ESG and Disaster Recovery - works with companies and government agencies to achieve sustainability, including deep decarbonization, climate resilience and positive social impact. We help clients navigate the complex world of climate change, climate regulation, shifting consumer preferences, and the energy transition to achieve sustainable and profitable products, processes, business models and services. We apply leading frameworks such as Science-Based and Net-Zero Targets, ESG, and TCFD, and create innovative digital, programmatic, and financial solutions with our clients. Our team supports all Guidehouse’s segments, including financial services, energy providers, life sciences and government.


Our Climate & ESG-Managing Consultants provide wide-ranging support for client engagements. They organize their own and team’s tasks and schedules, working on multiple projects simultaneously. They manage project teams including responsibility for client communications, project schedule and deliverables, division of labor, architecting analyses, team dynamics. They are responsible for developing teams and individuals through coaching and feedback and always promote a culture of excellence.


As a member of the Investors team and you will consult various clients from the financial industry on their sustainability journey. You will work on diverse assignments that may vary measuring climate-related impacts of loans and investments, developing climate strategies for financial institutions, understanding and reducing climate-related risks, to taking climate action and capturing opportunities from the energy transition and financing industrial de-carbonization. In this role you will learn, be challenged and develop skills at a fast pace. In addition to hands-on experience, formal training programmes will teach you the diverse skills you need to succeed. You will contribute to and manage complex projects.


  • Bachelor's degree with a focus on (sustainable) finance, banking, business administration, (energy) economics, (energy) business management, sustainable energy, applied mathematics, physics, or related discipline
  • 5-8 years working experience in related fields to include internships at the corporate level
  • Project management skills and ability to demonstrate understanding of the project objectives and client expectations
  • Familiar with financial analysis and analytical research
  • Strong communication, writing and presentation skills 
  • Passion for sustainability, innovation and personal development
  • Must be able to work fluently in English (written and spoken)
  • A team-player who demonstrates the willingness and ability to work effectively in diverse teams and collaborate with colleagues at all levels
  • A critical thinker with a strong eye for detail and creative in problem solving
  • Able to show a working knowledge of data collection, organizational and analytical skills
  • Comfortable communicating and willing to be coached in presenting to colleagues and clients
  • Experienced with PowerPoint and Excel
  • Ability to travel as needed
  • No sponsorship is available for this position

Preferred Qualifications

In addition to the above listed qualifications:

  • Master's or MBA 
  • First hand knowledge of sustainable finance and banking
  • Experience in sustainable finance and/or sustainable banking


Additional Requirements

  • The successful candidate must not be subject to employment restrictions from a former employer (such as a non-compete) that would prevent the candidate from performing the job responsibilities as described.


About Guidehouse:


  • With a unique blend of large firm resources and an entrepreneurial collaborative culture, Guidehouse is where your purpose, passion, and expertise transform organisations. Guidehouse is a leading global provider of consulting services to the public and commercial markets with broad capabilities in management, technology, and risk consulting. We help clients address their toughest challenges with a focus on markets and clients facing transformational change, technology-driven innovation and significant regulatory pressure. Across a range of advisory, consulting, outsourcing, and technology/analytics services, we help clients create scalable, innovative solutions that prepare them for future growth and success. 
  • Headquartered in Washington DC, the company has more than 10,000 professionals in more than 50 locations. If you’re passionately motivated to make a difference and deliver exceptional work, we invite you to learn more about your career opportunities at
  • Guidehouse does not accept unsolicited resumes through or from search firms or staffing agencies. All unsolicited resumes will be considered the property of Guidehouse and Guidehouse will not be obligated to pay a placement fee.

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