Vice President
Updated on 2/13/2024
Accordion

501-1,000 employees

Private equity-focused financial and technology consulting firm
Company Overview
Accordion stands out as a leading financial and technology consulting firm, specializing in private equity, with a unique focus on serving the office of the CFO. Their comprehensive suite of services, including operational and technical accounting, strategic financial planning, and CFO-related technology, positions them at the forefront of finance-led transformations. With a global presence and a team of experts dedicated to data & analytics, Accordion is well-equipped to support businesses at all stages of the investment lifecycle, providing a competitive edge in a fast-paced private equity environment.
Consulting

Company Stage

Pre-seed

Total Funding

$25K

Founded

2009

Headquarters

New York, New York

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

2%

1 year growth

28%

2 year growth

178%
Locations
Dallas, TX, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Power BI
Communications
SQL
CategoriesNew
Business & Strategy
Requirements
  • Bachelor’s degree in business, finance or economics (MBA a plus)
  • Minimum 6 years+ experience at a top tier private equity firm, investment bank and/or consulting firm
  • Strong transactional finance experience as well as an understanding of operational finance
  • Advanced Excel skills and very strong financial modeling and valuation skills; SQL, Power BI are highly desirable
  • Strong quantitative and organizational skills
  • Outstanding oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a team-oriented environment
  • Ability to work independently with minimal oversight in the completion of projects
  • Extreme attention to detail
  • Strong interpersonal, leadership and team-management skills
  • High integrity, independent and individually motivated
Responsibilities
  • Provide leadership support on client engagements including managing work streams to agreed timelines, performing quality control of client deliverables and leading the presentation of deliverables
  • Develop financial and analytic models at various granularity levels to drive operational and transactional insights
  • Conduct financial and business due diligence to assist with various investment and growth decisions
  • Perform detailed analysis and synthesize actionable insights from data sets and unstructured information sources
  • Construct impactful reports and presentations that enhance key stakeholders’ understanding of business trends and drivers
  • Lead/participate in consultant teach-ins and other training exercises
  • Participate in the performance review process for engagement teams
Desired Qualifications
  • Excited to be part of a growing team
  • Passionate about delivering exceptional client service
  • Experienced in advising clients on financial accounting issues
  • Knowledgeable of complex financial accounting and operations issues
  • Excessively detailed oriented with an eye for quality
  • Experienced managing projects with tight deadlines
  • A self-starter with a strong work ethic
  • Comfortable in a fluid, flat organization
  • Able to effectively communicate complex issues and solutions, and raise issues to senior team members when necessary
  • Able to work independently and as part of a team as needed