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Knowledge, Systems & Research Specialist – Top International Law Firm – Generous Hybrid Working

  • Job Type :

    Permanent

    Full-Time

  • Salary : Up to £40,000

One of our prestigious international law firms are seeking to hire a Knowledge, Systems & Research Specialist into their Knowledge Research Services team to assist in the delivery of the legal research service firmwide. The role will require a proactive approach and engagement with lawyers and business services staff within the firm and you will be responsible for answering enquiries, legal and business research requests as well as assisting the Legal Research, Training and Resources Team Leader with resources management and training. This role can pay up to £40,000 and offers generous hybrid working.

 

Responsibilities will include:

 

  • Undertaking legal and business research using a variety of online resources to provide support with client matters and business development activities.
  • Supporting the Legal Research, Training and Resources Team Leader with managing the firm’s resources by undertaking activities such as negotiation and renewal of subscriptions, evaluating usage of online products, monitoring and purchase of new resources, cataloguing, invoice processing, reviews of library stock and ongoing monitoring of budget
  • Assisting with the development of the knowledge team’s resources pages on the firm’s intranet
  • Providing training to new joiners, trainees, vacation students and ad hoc training as requested

 

Please apply if you have  a degree or post-graduate qualification in a library or information related discipline (this is essential) as well as proven experience in an Information Services or a related discipline is essential, including knowledge of key legal resources.  Experience of using library management systems is also required.  This role can either be Bristol or London based (with regular travel to Bristol when required if the latter).