Researcher / Librarian

Job Type Permanent Full Time
Location London
Area London, UK
Job Sector Research and AnalysisInformation ManagementLibrary
Salary c. £ 40,000 p.a.
Start Date
Job Ref R8959
To work for a prestigious City international law firm and be responsible for providing research services on legal, business, and general information using a variety of electronic research tools. 

Responsibilities include:
  • Undertake international legal and non-legal research using appropriate print and electronic research tools.
  • Help to review diverse information sources and choose the best sources for answering research requests.
  • Produce research summaries with explanatory notes when required
  • Monitor legal, business and news sources for current developments in practice areas
  • Provide training in resources and research skills 
  • Library operational duties including acquisitions, loose-leaf filing and invoice processing.
Candidate Requirements:
  • Ideally a library/information qualification
    Relevant law firm research and training work experience.
  • Good knowledge of electronic legal and non-legal research resources.
  • Strong analytical skills.
  • Ability to organize collections of materials and information.
  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Able to collaborate with research staff on a local and international basis 
  • Good I.T. skills and familiarity with SharePoint is beneficial
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