Dorsey & Whitney Financial and Strategic Operations Analyst in Minneapolis, Minnesota
Dorsey & Whitney is a trusted legal advisor and valued business partner with locations across the United States, Canada, Europe and Asia. We are a premier legal counselor to companies worldwide in a wide range of industries, including banking, energy, food and agribusiness, health care, mining and natural resources, and public-private project development. Dorsey is seeking a Financial and Strategic Operations Analyst in the Minneapolis office. In this role, you will provide key analytical support and strategic insights to Firm management. Duties: Partner with Practice Group Leaders for assigned practice areas to drive improved group performance; create, monitor and assist with the implementation of strategic plans for assigned practice groups. Analyze financial performance of the firm, practice groups, offices, attorneys, clients and matters in order to generate recommendations for improvement. Prepare statistical and written reports that effectively communicate financial performance and suggested actions to firm management. Update, produce, and distribute monthly and ad-hoc financial reports on multiple reporting systems to firm management, partners, attorneys, and support staff, including analysis of operations versus budget and prior periods, trends, adverse developments, etc. Participate in all practice group billing rate activities, including rate increases, lateral hire rates, new hire rates, and alternative fee agreements. Provide support and analysis for client agreements and discounts for both new and existing clients; partner with marketing in support of RFPs and client proposals. Respond to ad hoc, project-based needs of the firm as they arise. Provide internal support in relation to all aspects of law firm administration.