Synergy Management Group

Synergy Management Group

Chief of Staff | Private Equity Consulting

New York, NY
Jun 3, 2024
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About Us

Synergy Management Group is a premier boutique consulting firm that specializes in providing outsourced/fractional corporate finance and growth strategy consulting services to institutional investors (private equity & venture capital), portfolio companies, and growing businesses across various industries. We partner with our clients to evaluate, design, execute, and maximize growth opportunities in sourcing, diligence, operations/value creation, and exit.

Role Overview

Chief of Staff

• Synergy Management Group (SMG) is seeking a dedicated Chief of Staff to support the CEO.

• This is a remote contract position, immediate start, 8am-5pm ET availability required, US-based, long-term potential.

• Candidates should be highly experienced in comprehensively supporting C-level executives within this industry.

• Qualified applicants must have 15+ years senior-level experience at top-tier firms within the management consulting, private equity, and/or venture capital industry (e.g., McKinsey, BCG, Bain, KPMG, PwC, Deloitte, Blackstone, KKR, Carlyle, Sequoia, Kleiner Perkins, Accel).

Month 1 Evaluation Responsibilities

• In addition to the Ongoing Responsibilities listed below, Month 1 Evaluation will be a one-time, sprint project to evaluate the Chief of Staff's ability to successfully navigate and achieve a high-pressure, results-oriented objective.

• You will be provided with detailed instructions (templates, manuals, job descriptions, interview criteria, etc.), relevant tools/subscriptions, and CEO availability for final round interviews in order to achieve the following objective:

+ Recruit a senior sales executive (Managing Director or Partner level) from a top-tier consulting firm,+ Administratively support the newly hired sales executive, with guidance from the CEO of SMG, for the remainder of Month 1 to successfully close and receive cleared payment for one new client engagement (minimum of $50K contract).

• After successfully achieving the above objective, we will structure a long-term engagement.

Ongoing Responsibilities (Month 1 and Onward)

• You will be provided with detailed, step-by-step instructions, templates & relevant tools/accounts/subscriptions to manage the below ongoing Chief of Staff responsibilities:

+ Handling all logistics for the CEO, including but not limited to:    - Email/Calendar management,    - Task/workflow management,    - Vendor management,    - Meeting scheduling/coordination,    - Screening and/or qualifying 3rd parties (prospective clients, vendors, new hire candidates, partners, etc.) with provided criteria,    - Daily progress reports,    - Daily Zoom video check-in meetings,    - Proofreading,    - Administrative project management and coordination,    - LinkedIn outreach,    - Recruiting,    - Gatekeeper responsibilities,    - Administrative client coordination/management.


• Hourly Rate, commensurate with experience (exclusively success-based during the Month 1 Evaluation)

• Please specify your hourly rate in your application

• Long-term opportunity for individuals who meet and exceed performance expectations

Relevant Experience

• Top-tier or boutique management consulting firms (e.g., McKinsey, Boston Consulting Group, Bain & Company)

• Top-tier or boutique private equity and/or venture capital funds (e.g., Blackstone, KKR, Carlyle, Sequoia, Kleiner Perkins, Accel)

• Decision-maker with strong critical thinking skills and ability to make sound recommendations

• Possesses high EQ

Application Process

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This job description is only a summary of the typical functions of the job, not an exhaustive or comprehensive list of all possible responsibilities, tasks, and duties. Any terms outlined above are subject to change.

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