Financial Analyst

Career Legal
London, South East England
11 Jun 2017
11 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

My Client is a growing international law firm specializing in litigation and dispute resolution, particularly in the insurance, reinsurance and liability areas. They have offices spanning the globe and over 1000 employees, with headquarters in the City of London and several other offices in the UK.

They now have an opening for a Financial Analyst to assist the Financial Reporting / Management Accounts team in providing the firm with prompt, accurate and timely reports in order to assist with the financial planning of the firm.


Preparation and issue of monthly performance reports for Fee Earners

Preparation and issue of team and client specific reports

Assist with cash flow modelling (both short term and long term) and forecasting including bank covenant projections and regular reporting on forecasts against actual

Production of analysis to assist the firm with its pricing strategy

Completion of financial and statistical reports and returns, both internally and for external surveys, bids and tenders. Working with other departments as required

Calculation of cost rates for Fee Earners

Preparation of reports such as top 20 clients, client/matter/work type profitability

Preparation of annual budgets and half year reforecasts

Supply of data and reports to the firm’s client MI team

Ensuring information is published on a timely basis

Working on projects that arise within the department and the wider firm as necessary

Candidate Profile

Previous experience gained in a law firm or partnership/LLP advantageous

Knowledge of macro’s and pivot tables

Knowledge of Elite 3E

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Career Legal is a Recruitment Agency and is advertising this permanent vacancy on behalf of one of its Clients.