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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.

Company Stage


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New York, New York

Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth

Chicago, IL, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
  • Bachelor's degree in finance and/or accounting is preferred
  • Graduate business degree with concentration in finance, accounting and/or operations preferred
  • Minimum 8+ years of relevant professional work experience with 3+ years of restructuring experience
  • Hands-on experience building / developing / maintaining fully dynamic, integrated 3-statement financial models, and 13-week cash flow models
  • Advanced proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Ability to build and sustain strong and trusted relationships with colleagues and stakeholders
  • Demonstrated expertise and aptitude with conducting quantitative and qualitative analyses, particularly with constructing integrated financial models, analyzing financial underperformance and related services
  • Experience working on projects delivering independent business reviews, short term cash flow assessments, capital structure analysis and contingency planning
  • Capacity to thrive in a fast-paced, challenging, and uncertain environment
  • Deep understanding of how to interpret and analyze financial statements
  • Strong analytical and business writing skills
  • Ability to develop the framework and take the lead on preparing reports
  • Ability to work well under pressure and independently yet understand when to ask for guidance
  • Excited to be part of a growing team, with a focus on driving future growth
  • Passionate about delivering exceptional client service
  • Able to build credibility and trust with the client
  • Knowledgeable about the relationship between Private Equity sponsors and their portfolio companies, particularly within the office of the CFO
  • Willing to get your hands dirty in the details of a project while simultaneously seeing the whole picture
  • Comfortable managing projects with multiple complex workstreams while also focused on your single workstream (you are managing and doing)
  • A self-starter with a strong work ethic
  • Full of entrepreneurial spirit and comfortable in a fluid, flat organization
  • Able to effectively communicate complex issues and solutions, and raise issues to senior team members when necessary
  • Comfortable delivering and presenting client deliverables
  • A good delegator and leader of others; you lead by example and teach those who report to you
  • A strong team player, able to work with team members across all levels
  • Someone who enjoys mentoring others and doing meaningful work
  • Willing to work hard to meet deadlines and client demands
  • Willing to travel according to client needs
  • Lead and perform analysis of current and historical business performance and capital structure
  • Review and provide feedback on business plan and projections
  • Develop 13-week cash flow forecasts that outline the liquidity profile and cash needs
  • Identify alternatives to enhance liquidity and working capital efficiency
  • Create dynamic financial models that demonstrate the client's historical and potential future performance
  • Assess and support the creation and preparation of corporate turnaround plans, including EBITDA enhancement, revenue generation, cost rationalization/expense reduction, asset utilization, etc
  • Provide implementation support to approved business plans and strategies
  • Develop and guide execution of restructuring plans, including capital structuring/financing, stakeholder negotiation, etc
  • Develop and furnish appraisal of business options, in-court and out-of-court restructuring alternatives and contingency plans as needed
  • Assist in bankruptcy preparation and administration (first day and other motions, schedules and statements, operating reports, plan of reorganization, disclosure statement, claims, etc.)
  • Provide the day-to-day team management to ensure alignment between workplan execution and client expectations/deadlines
  • Engage with client personnel and management as necessary to achieve objectives
  • Effectively gather, analyze, and organize large data sets which may be incomplete
  • Lead and support the development of quality client deliverables
  • Help establish priorities across multiple work streams
  • Review and guide analyses and work product of team members
  • Provide interim management support on operating functions and job duties as directed