Information Officer

A leading law firm has a new permanent job opportunity for a Library and Information Officer to join a small and established team within their central London offices. 

The Library and Information team provide a range of Information Services across the firm, from providing a professional research and information enquiry service, providing current awareness services, to contributing to the intranet including content management as well as library collections management.  This position would support the efficient delivery of all these Information services, including managing the firm's journal, newspaper and magazine subscriptions; assisting with ordering and cataloguing new books and general library stock.

Research will include providing legal, business and company information to stakeholders across the firm, using a wide range of variety of hardcopy and online resources.

Additionally, you will be providing training on library and information services and resources, including inductions for lawyers joining the firm

Applications are welcomed from qualified Library and Information professionals developing or seeking to develop their professional career within Knowledge and Information Services.  Candidates with relevant and appropriate library and information experience may also be considered who may be intending to complete the Library and Information degree qualification in the future as part of their commitment to a career in the sector.

This is a great opportunity for a budding legal information professional - it's effectively an entry level or similar professional position, and for the right candidate we can consider Library graduate candidates who have recently qualified with their Library and Information Studies degree or even part-qualified and currently studying towards the qualification.

You must be keen to work in a professional and corporate law firm - with the confidence to deal directly with users and strong communication skills.

To be considered for this and similar legal information roles please apply with your CV and short cover note to lee.seymour@tfpl.com