Information Officer

Information Officer / Assistant Librarian

Ref: 7Thursday 3 September 2020


A leading international law firm has a new vacancy for an Information Officer to join their team in Liverpool. Reporting to the Information Centre Manager and communicating with colleagues across the organisation, the Information Officer will provide a tailored and in-depth business and legal research service to internal clients.

This role will have primary responsibility for either client data or collection development and specifics include:

  • Carrying out detailed and tailored research and analysis on clients, sectors, geographies and topics
  • Providing competitor intelligence and company profiles for pitches
  • Promoting and delivering current awareness
  • Acting as a trusted advisor and building strong relationships with key stakeholders across the firm
  • Working collaboratively with colleagues to manage enquiry workflow ensuring quality work is delivered to deadline
  • Creating and delivering bespoke training on knowledge and information resources to fee earners and new starters, both in person and remotely for the London office
  • Managing and collecting client data OR working on collection development/procurement (this is dependent on experience and preference)
  • Proactively offer and coordinate training with external providers
  • Participate in ad hoc projects

To be considered for this role candidates should have:

  • Experience of working in a business information role within professional services
  • Proactive approach to client services
  • Ability to communicate effectively and work with partners and senior stakeholders across the firm
  • Strong organisation skills
  • Ability to manage own workload and work to deadlines