A leading law firm currently has a London based job opportunity for an Information Officer to join the Knowledge and Information team in providing Information services including in-depth business and legal research to internal clients.
Key job responsibilities will include: developing relationships with colleagues across the organisation and developing a deep understanding of the business to be able to provide effective business and legal information to clients.
You will also provide legal research and resource recommendations to fee earners.
You will use your extensive knowledge of information systems and research databases as well as your ability to analyse the resulting information to provide summaries and customised reports on clients, industries and other topics.
You will assist the Information Centre Manager with support across a range of areas from information procurement, to providing corporate and legal current awareness, delivering training and presentations on research resources and general promotional activities.
This job would suit someone with experience of providing a wide range of research and analysis to clients. This will include strong knowledge of online information research systems including Nexis, Mint/Orbis, Perfect Information, LexisLibrary, Westlaw and PLC.
Ideally this experience will have been gained in a Professional Services firm or large corporate organisation.
You will possess the ability to analyse information and produce summaries, customised to meet the needs of internal clients.
You should have great communication skills and be able to build strong relationships with colleagues at different levels across the organisation.
A library/information qualification is desirable.
You will join a small and friendly central information services team that provide in-depth business and legal research to internal clients. This Information Officer job will also provide the opportunity to work closely with clients to deliver more in-depth research such as competitor analysis and providing company profiles. The law firm is based in central London.
To be considered for this and similar information and research job opportunities please contact firstname.lastname@example.org in the first instance.