• Ref: JH1001

    Integration consultant

    $ 100 - $ 200 per hour United States
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    The opportunity

    Integration consultant

    $100 – $200 an hour

    Hybrid (Manhattan)

    4-6 month initial contract


    I am currently involved with a highly acquisitive Private Equity-backed MedTech company that is in the process of consolidating its operations after multiple buy-and-build endeavours. They are actively seeking an experienced Integration Lead to effectively merge four recently acquired businesses into their corporate structure. This pivotal role will entail close collaboration across all workstreams and will demand a comprehensive understanding of intricate systems and processes.

    The success of this contractual engagement will be gauged by the ability to streamline back-office costs and establish reliable communication and reporting mechanisms from the integrated business units.

    This opportunity provides a chance to work closely with a seasoned CFO, boasting extensive experience in private equity, as well as dynamic investors. For individuals possessing the required expertise and enthusiasm to make substantial contributions to a fast-paced and ever-evolving environment, this role offers a gratifying and challenging experience.


    Finance background with industry experience of integrating newly acquired businesses

    Management consultancy background with a strong grip of finance

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