Part Time Research Assistant

  • Location

    London

  • Sector:

    Knowledge and information management

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    please enquire

  • Contact:

    Recruitment

  • Contact email:

    Kathy.Thistlethwaite@tfpl.com

  • Contact phone:

    020 7378 5473

  • Salary high:

    30000

  • Salary low:

    26000

  • Job ref:

    KT/25472

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    2018-12-10

  • Startdate:

    2019-01-01 00:00:00

  • Consultant:

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A leading law firm has a new job opportunity for a Part-Time Research Assistant, to work 21 hours per week within their London library.  This position is available on a permanent basis.

You will support the research and information service.

Key job responsibilities will include processing the library mail (serials check-in and routing) into the library catalogue, ordering, processing and returning library materials, shelving books and supplying article requests.

You will support the administration of the research databases such as user names and password, conduct basic research and assist with intranet pages, and help keep the renewals database up to date.  There may be other project work.

 Applications for this role are welcomed from candidates with relevant experience in a corporate, legal or professional services library, research and information service.

This job opportunity would suit someone with strong attention to detail and excellent customer service skills. 

You should have strong communication skills and strong IT skills

Ideally you will have experience with EOS catalogue system and possess some legal and business research skills.  Any basic knowledge of legal and business research databases such as Lexis Library, Westlaw, Bloomberg Law, BvD and Perfect Information is desirable.

 

To be considered for this and other part-time library and information job vacancies please apply with your CV to kathy.thistlethwaite@tfpl.com