Information Specialst

  • Job Reference: 3-19000
  • Date Posted: 19 March 2020
  • Recruiter: CB Resourcing Ltd
  • Location: London, Amsterdam or Stockholm
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Commercial, Knowledge and Information Management
  • 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