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Senior Researcher – US Law Firm – City of London

A unique opportunity to be involved in a varied and interesting role working for a full service international law firm

TFPL
London
Permanent
Date Posted 26/03/18
Reference: NC/25167

About the company

This senior research job offers a unique opportunity to be involved in a varied and interesting role working for a full service international law firm as part of a local team of 7 and a friendly global team. The London office supports and works alongside another UK office and an overseas office.


What you'll be doing

The duties will be very varied and will develop with the role, and they will include:

- Conduct legal and business research for legal and professional support staff from London and around the global firm

- Support fee-earners and others in the use of information sources including online services, the print collection and the intranet

- Proactively meet with internal clients to raise awareness

- Delivering research skills training to Lawyers and business services teams

- Advise fee-earners on current awareness techniques open to them

- Supervision of team members, tasks/service areas or project work and research quality


Why you’ll be hired

As the successful candidate you will possess:

- Library/Information qualification ideally

- Three or more years of progressively responsible research experience in a law firm

- Excellent knowledge of the legal materials and databases used to support the Firm's practice areas and research needs for client work and for business development efforts. Including Lexis Library; Westlaw UK; Practical Law; Perfect Information, Nexis

In addition, you will be highly motivated and confident, with excellent communication skills and the ability to build effective internal and external client relationships, together with strong analytical and research skills.


Why you should apply

This is a exciting position within an established Library team in London and offers an excellent development opportunity to someone who is proactive and confident.

If you are looking to take the next exciting step in your information/research career call Neil Currams today on 020 7378 5473 or email your details to neil.currams@tfpl.com


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