Vacancy Details



Research Librarian - London - Law Firm

Date Posted 12/07/17
Reference: LS/24528

About the company

A leading international law firm has a permanent job opportunity for a Research Librarian to join a central library and information research team, within its central London offices.

What you'll be doing

The team are looking for an information professional with strong research skills to provide legal, business, company and other research to the firm in the UK and abroad, using print and online sources.

You will also assist with the creation of current awareness monitors and work proactively across the business to help promote library and information services.

This job opportunity also involves operational library duties, such as indexing, loose leaf filing and collection maintenance. There will be various additional library projects as are required.

Why you’ll be hired

Applications for this job are welcomed from candidates who possess:

excellent research skills, including the ability to manage customer expectations
knowledge of legal information databases such as Lexis, Westlaw, Lawtel and Practical Law
the willingness to develop research skills in new areas
excellent verbal and written communication skills
a strong customer focus
the ability to work under their own initiative

A Library and Information qualification is desirable.

Why you should apply

This is a great job opportunity to join a small and close-knit team, who have built up a strong reputation across the firm, at an exciting time.

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