Information Officer

Information Officer

  • Location

    United Kingdom

  • Sector:

    Knowledge & Information Management

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    highly competitive salary

  • Contact Name:

    Kathy Thistlethwaite

  • Contact email:


  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

  • Startdate:


Information Officer - Permanent - Law Firm - Newcastle upon Tyne or working from home


A global law firm has a wonderful job opportunity for an Information Officer to join a highly professional and well-regarded Library and Information Service working from home (with some time in the office) or at their stunning Newcastle upon Tyne offices. The team provide the business with access to Knowledge and Information services, systems and resources.


What you’ll be doing


You will provide a varied range of services and expertise to a particular area of the organisation including delivering a research and enquiry service using secondary information databases and providing legal and business research, promoting training on different knowledge management and information resources (such as sharing in the delivery of legal and business research training)
providing current awareness news duties across the global organisation.

Who you are

The successful applicant will possess a Library or relevant Information Management/Information Studies degree or post-graduate qualification in addition to relevant Research and Information work experience. 


If you have already worked in a Library and Information Service in a law firm or professional services firm that would be ideal. If you have Information services experience gained from a different sector you will need to demonstrate your enthusiasm to develop into this role. 


You should possess a good understanding of Information and Knowledge Management principles and practices including the knowledge of secondary information and research databases. You should have excellent communication and interpersonal skills.



What’s in it for me


This is a great job opportunity to develop your Information career within a global professional firm where you can use your commitment to providing a quality and user-focused Information Service and where you will be rewarded for being successful in a pro-active and dynamic environment.


Please email us your CV to info@tfpl.com for this and other Knowledge and Information job vacancies, thank you.