Job ID: 7006
Updated: Feb 3, 2023
Location: Chicago, IL, United States
About Kirkland & Ellis
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As one of the world’s leading law firms, we serve a broad range of clients with market-leading practices in private equity, M&A and other complex corporate transactions; investment fund formation and management; restructurings; high-stakes litigation and trials; and government, regulatory and internal investigations. We handle the most complicated and sophisticated legal matters because we don’t just meet industry standards, we create them. We bring innovation and entrepreneurialism to every engagement and, as a result, have long-standing client relationships with leading global corporations and financial sponsors. With 6,500 employees (including 3,000+ lawyers) operating from 18 offices across the United States, Europe and Asia, we are one of the largest law firms in the world and a top financial performer.
Essential Job Functions
The Revenue Operations Manager, Investment Funds will work with a Senior Partner within the Investment Funds Practice to ensure the quality and timeliness of all aspects related to successful matter administration. Specifically, this role is responsible for ensuring the smooth execution of invoice reviews and edits and timely execution of billing and collection processes. Critical to the role is coordination with the Senior Partner, their teams and assistants, the Billing Team, and the client. This position will interact with, and directly manage, key client relationships.
This is a new position within the firm and will serve as a template for future roles on this team. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to shape and improve this individual Partner’s operations while also acting as a leader in a broader firmwide initiative to support the Investment Funds practice. The candidate does not need prior Investment Funds experience; however must be eager to learn.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS (This list is not exhaustive and may be supplemented and changed as necessary.)
Streamline Administration Related to Billing and Collection
Create Best Practices
Qualifications & Requirements
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