Information Officer / Librarian – part time (20 hours a week) - Newcastle

  • Job Reference: 00000994-1
  • Date Posted: 25 May 2021
  • Recruiter: CB Resourcing Ltd
  • Location: Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Remote Working: Temporarily remote due to COVID-19
  • Salary: £17,500 to £18,000
  • Sector: Commercial, Industrial, Legal, Knowledge and Information Management
  • Job Type: Contract, Temporary, Part-time
  • Duration: 12 months

Job Description

Information Officer / Librarian – part time (20 hours a week) - Newcastle

Our client requires a part time Information Officer for a 12-month contract. This is a standalone role supporting technical users with legal and business research enquiries.

Responsibilities              

•             Provision of an enquiry service, including business/company/due diligence and legal information provision.

•             Email updates and circulations.

•             Provision of a current awareness service.

•             Management of hard copy library, subscriptions and budget.

•             Review and development of existing information resources and systems.

•             Development of future information projects.

•             Induction of new starters on information services.

Technical Skills and Experience (including qualifications)             

•             Educated to degree level/PG in a relevant information qualification.

•             Proficient in the use of online databases.

•             Previous information services experience.

•             Proven knowledge and experience in legal and business research.

•             Strong written and verbal communications.