Client Value Analyst

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Reed Smith
30 Aug 2017
27 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Job Title
Client Value Analyst - (Pricing and Legal Project Management)

Job Location

We currently have an opportunity for an Analyst to join the Client Value team. This role would suit an individual with a background in analytics and interest in Finance and commercial matters.

The Firm
Reed Smith is a global law firm with more than 1,800 lawyers in 26 offices throughout Europe, the Middle East, Asia and the United States.

Operating as one global partnership, we represent leading international businesses from FTSE 100 corporations to mid-market and emerging enterprises; advising clients on cross border transactions, international commercial disputes and regulation. We specialise in industries including financial services, life sciences, health care, energy and natural resources, advertising, technology and media, shipping and real estate.

We all share a common culture, with core values supporting the firm's commitment to add value, achieve excellence, and promote professional development.

London is our largest office with approximately 600 people, including over 300 fee earners across the full range of commercial practice areas. Consistent with the firm's strategy, the office has grown significantly over the past five years. Key to this growth has been our ability to successfully integrate new hires into our business and give them a platform to flourish. We place a huge significance on listening to our people and incorporating their ideas wherever possible and this is evidenced by numerous awards:
  • The Guardian UK 300 most popular companies to work for th position
  • The Sunday Times 100 Best Companies To Work For 2014 - 86th position in the mid-sized companies list
  • Legal Education and Training Group 2014 - winner of the Best programme (Client Development)
  • Association of Graduate Recruiters 2014 - winner of the Best Induction Programme
  • Managing Partners' Forum 2014 Awards for Management Excellence - winner of the Best Programme for Leadership Development
  • Law Society Excellence Awards 2014 - shortlisted for Excellence in Learning and Development
  • The Lawyer 2014 - shortlisted for Excellence in Training
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Operating as a key member of the Client Value team including, but not limited to:
  • Managing complex data manipulation and analysis
  • Creating innovative pricing models
  • Designing reporting processes and dashboards
  • Developing matter efficiency improvement plans
  • Working on Firmwide change management projects
  • Working with Partners and other senior members of the Firm to provide guidance on key financial metrics
  • May be potential for some degree of client interaction

Key Skills and Attributes
  • Minimum one years experience
  • Excellent numeracy skills
  • Excellent IT skills with a particular focus on Excel (will be required to participate in aptitude test)
  • Excellent level of attention to detail
  • Strong level of oral and written communication skills
  • Strong focus on service delivery
  • Degree level education
  • Ability to present and deliver information in a concise format
  • Ability to manage multiple initiatives simultaneously and be responsive to changing priorities
  • Highly motivated with ability to work independently - using initiative
  • Law firm background is preferable
  • 3E system knowledge is desirable

At Reed Smith, we welcome direct applications either in response to one of our advertised vacancies or on a speculative basis. Please click on the "Apply Now" button to submit your details and we will be in touch.

Reed Smith's success depends heavily on the effective utilization of qualified people, regardless of their race, ancestry, religion, colour, sex, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, disability, veteran's status, or any characteristic protected by law. As a firm, we adhere to and promote equal employment opportunity for all.

We are committed to making all stages of our recruitment process accessible to candidates with disabilities or long-term health conditions. If you have a disability or a long-term health condition and require adjustments to be made for you within the recruitment process, please contact Louisa Hartnett directly by email or phone for a confidential discussion. For more information on our approach to diversity and inclusion please visit our website.