Knowledge Assistant

  • Job Reference: 500075
  • Date Posted: 11 September 2019
  • Recruiter: CB Resourcing Ltd
  • Location: Leeds
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Legal
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Duration: Permanent

Job Description

A prestigious law firm is looking for a Knowledge Assistant to join their Leeds office.

The role will include the following duties:  

  • Performing legal and business research using a variety of electronic and traditional resources.    
  • Supporting the provision of current awareness updates.
  • Developing knowledge of practice and sector groups, to aid in the provision of legal and business research
  • Monitoring and responding to research requests
  • Supporting the delivery of research and knowledge source training
  • Dealing with resource queries and providing support to the wider resource team where necessary.

To be considered for this role, you will need the following skills and experience:

  • Educated to degree level.
  • Have an interest in developing legal and business research skills.
  • Knowledge of legal and commercial research sources beneficial but not essential as full training will be provided
  • Competency in and enthusiasm for delivering training
  • Meticulous with a strong eye for detail
  • Capable of establishing good working relationships with colleagues and both internal and external clients
  • Ability to extract information and present in a professional format.
  • High degree of commercial awareness, with the ability to contribute to the wider business and Knowledge agenda
  • Flexibility of working hours as this role will operate on a shift basis between 8am and 6pm.
  • Some travel to other offices may be required

CB Resourcing operates as both an employment agency and an employment business. Applicants will need to be able to provide us with proof of their eligibility to work in the UK on request.