Business Information Officer

Information Officer / Assistant Librarian

Ref: 8Monday 14 September 2020

Competitive

An award winning global law firm has a vacancy for a Business Information Officer to join its Knowledge Services team in either Liverpool, Manchester or Glasgow.

Responsibilities include:

  • Providing legal and business research to the firm
  • Developing and delivering targeted current awareness bulletins to support specific practice groups
  • Assisting practice areas in their client focused activities
  • Delivering training and induction sessions using online and traditional research methods
  • Producing client profiles and working with bids teams on pitch requests
  • Acting as trusted business partner with specific practice areas and groups
  • Working with colleagues across the firm in a proactive and innovative way showing initiative and suggesting ideas
  • Additional project work as required

To be considered for this role you will need:

          

  • Degree level qualification within Knowledge or Information Management
  • A keen interest in, and awareness of, the commercial sector
  • High level of IT literacy and have an interest in legal technology
  • Some knowledge of legal and commercial research sources
  • Ability to work under pressure with the ability to meet tight deadlines
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • The ability to work within a shift system covering 8am to 6pm is essential