Senior Business Intelligence Analyst

At Taft, we work as one team, driven and committed to helping our clients succeed. A full-service law firm with approximately 625 attorneys and over 1,000 total on our team, we have the collaborative approach, advanced technological resources, and depth of services that make us a preeminent law firm in the Midwest.

Taft is seeking a Senior Business Intelligence Analyst to support our team in Taft's Cincinnati office.

We are seeking a Senior Business Intelligence Analyst with 3+ years of finance/accounting experience to support our team in our Cincinnati office. All Taft employees operate under a “Client First” philosophy — in all things, we seek to provide exceptional services to our clients. 

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Designing and developing key metrics, reports, and dashboards.
  • Plans, designs, maintains, and distributes ERP generated & Excel reports.
  • Automate recurring, repetitive reporting requests.
  • Acts as a resource for data gathering requests. Modifies screen designs, creates system reports, interprets and processes ad-hoc requests by creating SQL views and scripts.
  • Supports various modules of the LMS (ERP) application and ancillary systems, including being a front line resource to respond to questions and issues surrounding use of the application.
  • Prepares data for the annual Partner Participation compensation review.
  • Ensures design and maintenance requirements for all reports individually and in aggregate are developed as efficiently as possible, with minimal redundancies.
  • Collaborates with billing and other staff as appropriate to ensure proper setup and maintenance of billing rate overrides and electronic billing arrangements
  • Maintains effective internal controls and audit trail documentation.
  • Provides support for all financial systems and works with software vendors and/or internal IT staff as necessary.
  • Utilizes expertise and understanding of accounting systems to help support the accounting team’s day-to-day operations.

 Requirements:

  • 3+ years of experience in a Finance/Accounting department or a data-heavy environment.
  • BA/BS in Business Administration, Finance, Accounting, Information Systems, Computer Science or equivalent experience.
  • Advanced understanding of database tables & structure to include Excel, Sequel/SQL, Crystal, or similar report writer required.
  • Strong interpersonal skills in order to effectively communicate with both technical and non-technical users in a courteous and professional manner.
  • Experience in BI tools such as PowerBI & Tableau is a plus.
  • Strong analytical skills in order to collect, organize, analyze, and disseminate significant amounts of information with attention to detail and accuracy.
  • Demonstrated proficiency in performing queries, report writing, and presenting findings.
  • Continuous learner who has an eye for automation.

Interested candidates should email a resume and cover letter to Alycen Cummings, acummings@taftlaw.com.


Affirmative Action/Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. The information in this posting presents general duties, tasks, and responsibilities but is not intended to be an exhaustive listing.