The Hartford office of Shipman & Goodwin LLP, a law firm with more than 175 attorneys in CT, NY and D.C., is seeking a Financial Business Intelligence Analyst. The Financial Business Intelligence Analyst (FBIA) is responsible for data mining, reporting and utilizing financial and business intelligence tools to support the firm’s strategic growth and business development efforts by providing client information and analysis that will aid in the achievement of strategic goals and tactical objectives. The candidate will manage the collection, analysis and presentation of relevant client and practice information from internal and external sources, oversee business intelligence (BI) development efforts in the implementation and use of BI software and customized dashboards and will develop an in-depth understanding of underlying data, Key Performance Indicators (KPI) and business uses to provide clear data presentations and analysis.
It is essential that the FBIA be familiar with data visualization techniques to assure that the information being presented clearly facilitates the understanding of complex concepts, identifies new patterns, and has the ability to maintain surveillance of industry trends and market conditions to support the presentation and relevance of BI information for the firm. The ability to identify and implement process improvements for increased efficiency is also required.
The candidate must have strong data analytical skills with the ability to collect, organize, analyze and disseminate significant amounts of information with attention to detail and accuracy, and must have an understanding of data integrity between systems (finance & technology) along with software implementation experience with an extensive working knowledge of BI software including: Aderant Redwood, Spotlight, Aderant Expert, and Executive Inquiry System.
The successful candidate must possess outstanding interpersonal skills, excellent written and verbal communication skills, be a pro-active self-starter with emphasis on self-initiation and follow-through and be able to work independently as well as in a team environment. In addition, the FBIA must display excellent judgment, a commitment to confidentiality and discretion and must possess proficient technology skills, including the MS Office Suite and advanced Excel skills using advanced formulas, formatting, charts and Pivot tables.
A Bachelor’s Degree in business, economics, information management, math, statistics or related field is preferred. The ideal candidate will have two to four years of relevant experience in legal research or business intelligence working in a law firm or professional services organization.
With more than 175 attorneys in offices throughout Connecticut and in New York and Washington, DC, Shipman & Goodwin is a full service law firm serving the needs of local, regional, national and international clients. Our clients include public and private companies, institutions, government entities, non-profit organizations and individuals. Their success is of primary importance to us and our s...easoned attorneys are skilled in the areas critical to that success, such as all aspects of business and finance, health care, labor and employment, litigation, real estate and trusts and estates. Moreover, we continually adapt to our clients’ changing needs by expanding our experience in key industry sectors, including emerging and middle markets, health care, financial services, real estate development, information technology, education and international trade compliance and enforcement.
Our firm employs nearly 200 individuals in a variety of professional and administrative roles including accounting, computer information services, human resources, library science, marketing, office services and record management as well as paralegals and legal secretaries.
We are committed to our clients, to the law and to our community. Our attorneys and staff are active members of the community and since our founding in 1919, have demonstrated their commitment to the community by donating time to many charitable and civic organizations.
For more information about our firm, please visit our website at www.shipmangoodwin.com.