Information Officer

Information Officer

  • Location

    United Kingdom

  • Sector:

    Knowledge & Information Management

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    competitive salary

  • Contact Name:

    Kathy Thistlethwaite

  • Contact email:


  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Startdate:


A leading global law firm has a new and exciting job opportunity for an Information Officer to join their Knowledge Services team in any one of their Liverpool, Manchester, Glasgow or Edinburgh offices, with agile working in place. 

You will be communicating with colleagues across the organisation to develop an in depth understanding of the business and to anticipate client’s needs.

The Knowledge Services team provide a range of Information Services across the firm, from providing a professional research and information enquiry service, providing current awareness services.

As Information Officer your job responsibilities will include:

  • Providing in-depth legal research both internally and externally
  • Compiling and promoting current awareness
  • Organising and delivering training on information resources
  • Having excellent organisational, administrative and time management skills.
  • Utilisiing your experience and knowledge of legal and business online sources
  • Possessing a forward thinking, original and confident approach

You will possess the ability to develop a good understanding of the work of the Knowledge Services team and to appreciate clients' information needs.

Why you should apply

This is a great development opportunity for an information professional with experience in information services, or an Information graduate who possesses a degree in Library and Information Studies, or similar.  You will receive training on the information resources and legal databases to enable you to provide expert research services.

You must be eager to work in a professional and corporate law firm, to develop a career in legal information, providing legal research services, with the confidence to deal directly with users and have strong communication skills.

Other graduates who can demonstrate their desire to develop a career in providing legal information research using specialist secondary research databases may also be considered.


If you would like to find out more about this Legal Information Officer job vacancy, then please email your details to info@tfpl.com