Research Services Assistant

  • Job Reference: 3-088662
  • Date Posted: 16 May 2019
  • Recruiter: CB Resourcing Ltd
  • Location: London
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Legal
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Duration: 12 months

Job Description

A leading global law firm has a new 12 month contract for a Resources Assistant. As part of the Research Services department you will assist in providing expert research services to the practice and business teams and working closely with acquisitions/resources specialists.
Key responsibilities include:

·collections management
·books and journal renewals
·publication processing
·handling requests for materials
·cataloguing books and journals
·coordinating binding
·loose leaf updating
·reorganising physical stock
To be considered for this role you will have: 
·experience of managing items within a physical library
·cataloguing experience according to AACR2 standards
·knowledge of Dewey and/or Moys classification schemes
·strong Microsoft Office skills
·good communication skills
·an Information/Library qualification or equivalent experience 
This role would also suit a candidate who would like to go on to do an Information qualification in the future and is looking for suitable sector experience.