Accounting/Finance, Information Technology (IT), Knowledge Management, Operations
4 Year Degree
The Financial Systems Manager is a part of the Firm's Technology and Financial Team who is responsible for maintaining, administering and supporting the firm’s financial systems including Elite (3E), IntApp Time, IntApp Open (Intake/Conflicts/Terms), Design Gallery, Wilson-Ideate (Dashboard), Chrome River (Expense/Invoice Processing), Xcelerate (Budgeting), IntApp WallBuilder, Integration Builder, Time Builder, and financial reporting and other related systems. This person plays the support role in projects involving financial applications including: application support, automating processes, upgrades, and implementation/installation of new products.
The Financial Systems Manager will also be responsible for developing and supporting systems that are fed by (and feed) information from/to Bracewell’s core accounting systems.
Offers financial systems support to Accounting department, attorneys and administrative staff
Implements and supports data integration projects as they relate to Accounting systems
Implements and supports data integration projects that support other firmwide data systems/applications
Assists in reporting for Accounting department via primary and secondary systems, e.g. MS SQL Reporting Services
Assists in data exchange between Accounting systems (3E, Wilson, BigHand, IntApp and other systems), inbound and outbound
Works with Accounting and Technology teams to support technical aspects of financial systems
Initiates upgrades, and implementations (in coordination with Senior Director KM, CIO, and CFO)
Assists with systems development, enhancements and maintenance efforts.
Uses current administrative tools such as MS SQL and other proprietary and industry standard tools
60% - Administer and support the firm’s data systems (especially financial), including, but not limited to: Elite 3E, Chrome River, IntApp Time, Open-Intake, WallBuilder, Integration Builder, Time Builder, Xcelerate, BigHand, ancillary database systems, Conflicts, and Wilson-Ideate
15% - Administer database servers and all related application systems for the firm’s Technology and Accounting departments
15% - Administrative support, documentation and cross-train/support
10% - Project assistance (new implementations, upgrades, conversions, etc.
EXPERIENCE & QUALIFICATIONS:
Experience with MS SQL, or equivalent RDBMS
Extensive knowledge of ETLs
Experience with legal financial applications
History of working with development tools, e.g. MS Visual Studio, ASP.NET, VB.NET, C#, XML, T-SQL, OQL, JSON, HTML
Knowledge of Microsoft IIS and its workings
Knowledge of MS SharePoint a plus
Experience with database administration, report writing tools and techniques, data warehousing and integration of multiple applications/systems
Extensive knowledge of MS SQL Management Studio and MS SQL Reporting Services
Very detail oriented with the ability to support key applications
Exemplary prioritization skills; and ability to work on tasks/issues independently to resolution
Ability to work in team environment; by not only giving instruction/direction, but also taking direction and collaboratively working through tasks/issues
Bracewell is a leading law and government relations firm primarily serving the energy, finance and technology industries throughout the world.
Our industry focus results in comprehensive state-of-the-art knowledge of the commercial, legal and governmental challenges faced by our clients and enables us to provide innovative solutions to facilitate transactions and resolve disputes.