Information Specialist

Posted by Situations

A leading legal firm is looking to recruit an experienced information professional to help develop research and current awareness services to support and develop the knowledge function across the firm.

Key duties:

  • Working with the Group Head of knowledge management devise and run legal and business current awareness across the firm, according to the requirements of the business.
  • Carry out legal research and business enquiries utilising the firm’s online resources.
  • Load and maintain content on the SharePoint knowledge system.
  • Exploit SharePoint functionality for the effective dissemination of information across the firm.
  • Utilise any technology made available for knowledge projects, such as document automation, contract analysis etc.

The desirable candidate will hold a postgraduate/graduate qualification in Library/Information Studies (or equivalent), have a minimum of 3 years' experience in Legal library & information work, have previous experience of using SharePoint and experience of compiling an designing current awareness procedures.