30 days ago
Information Assistant – 12month FTC - London
A leading law firm is currently offering a 12 month Library and Information fixed term contract job opportunity for someone intent on developing a career in the Library and Information Management profession, to be based in their central London offices (eventually). You will join a highly regarded existing team who ensure the lawyers receive excellent legal and business information services to support their client work.
What you’ll be doing
This Information Assistant job involves supporting the Library and Information team across the full range of their services. These include: delivering research, responding to requests for legal and business information, selecting and delivering current awareness services, managing library collections and online services and assisting with the development and maintenance of the intranet and knowledge management/know how system.
Who you are
This is the perfect opportunity for anyone who intends to study for a Library and Information Studies qualification and to develop a career in the library and information management or knowledge management industries.
The ideal candidate will have strong communication skills in addition to a positive and keen attitude with the enthusiasm and application to benefit from this opportunity.
You should be IT literate and able to work in a very professional, corporate environment.
You should possess a genuine interest in library and information work - and be able to demonstrate this.
What’s in it for me
This is a wonderful year long contract job opportunity for someone to gain a broad grounding and understanding of how information services can support a commercial law firm. The varied experience you will gain in this job will provide invaluable insight for your future Information studies as well as making you infinitely more marketable to other library and information services.
To be considered for this and other Library and Information job vacancies please apply with your CV and short covering letter to firstname.lastname@example.org