Information Specialist, Amsterdam

  • Job Reference: 3-19000
  • Date Posted: 20 March 2020
  • Recruiter: CB Resourcing Ltd
  • Location: Amsterdam
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Commercial
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

A leading global consultancy has vacancies for contract/permanent information professionals within their Information Services team to be based in London, Amsterdam or Stockholm. Working as part of a large team the successful candidate will be an excellent team player who would like to progress their career and flourish in a fast-paced environment. 
 
Key responsibilities include:

· carrying out research using traditional and alternative electronic resources 
· providing filtered and well organised research results
· building industry knowledge by attending practice area meetings, conferences and reading industry publications
· participating in knowledge sharing initiatives 
· pro-actively seeking opportunities to broaden their skill set by participating in special projects
· contributing to industry-specific product and service evaluations and resource development
· delivering training to consulting staff  

In order to be considered for this role candidates should have:

· three years’ + experience in a commercial or fast paced consulting, financial services or other business environment
· knowledge of industry-specific data sources and understanding of industry dynamics
· experience of core business information tools 
· experience of alternative data tools eg social media analysis/webscraping is preferred
· training and presentation skills
· flexible can-do attitude and a proactive approach
· high standard of written and spoken communication skills 
· excellent attention to detail
· a degree in Information Science/Information Management preferred
· English and fluency in a second language would be advantageous