Job Opportunity: Financial/Business Analyst

Sands Anderson is seeking a sharp, analytical, techno-savvy Financial Analyst to join our finance/accounting team in our downtown Richmond office. This role is responsible for business and financial reporting and analysis that will help ensure the firm is maximizing and fully realizing financial health.

Job Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Lead monthly meetings with attorneys to track outstanding work-in-progress (WIP) and accounts receivable (AR)
  • Apply technical and communication skills to help improve decision-making and efficiencies across the firm
  • Analyze data and interpret trends; transfer that knowledge to actionable ideas and recommendations
  • Perform and utilize data entry for reporting and application of client payments
  • Collaborate with attorneys, Group Leaders, and Administrative Directors to provide customized training and ad hoc reporting
  • Gather input from multiple stakeholders to craft solutions across the organization
  • Assist colleagues of the Finance & Accounting Team with day-to-day operations as needed

Skills and Education Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in business, finance, economics, or closely-related field; equivalent experience
  • Experience in the legal industry or other professional services environment is a plus
  • One or more years of relevant experience
  • Strong technical skills; including advanced proficiency in Microsoft Excel is required
  • Experience, or willingness to learn, SQL-based tools is a plus
  • Experience in SurePoint or another time/entry billing system is a plus
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to handle multiple projects and manage priorities

Sands Anderson is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drugfree Workplace.

Please submit cover letter, resume, and application to:

Sands Anderson PC
Attention: Human Resources
P.O. Box 1998
Richmond, VA, 23218

e-mail: hr@sandsanderson.com

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