Knowledge Assistant

  • Job Reference: 3-17000
  • Date Posted: 14 January 2020
  • Recruiter: CB Resourcing Ltd
  • Location: London
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Legal
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

A top UK law firm has a new vacancy for a Knowledge Assistant. Working as part of a small team, the successful candidate will provide Information services to fee earners and work with colleagues across all areas of the firm.

Specifics include:

  • carrying out legal and business research using online and hard copy sources
  • providing a current awareness service
  • promoting information and knowledge services across the firm
  • assisting with training sessions
  • maintenance of hard copy journals and books
  • providing administrative support as required for the team
  • assisting with procurement of new materials
  • working on ad hoc projects when require

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

  • a degree or equivalent studies
  • Library/Information/Knowledge Management qualification (desirable)
  • demonstrable interest in Library/Information/Knowledge work
  • experience of legal and/or business databases is desirable
  • excellent communication skills

Occasional travel to other UK offices may be required