Enquiries and Systems Librarian

Permanent
Full time
35 hours per week
£34,318.51 - £38,000
Chancery Lane - London
Corporate Functions

What's in it for me

  • The opportunity to work in one of the most comprehensive law libraries in the country
  • Demonstrate your excellent customer service skills; playing a pivotal part in our legal enquiry team with a divergent customer base
  • Participate in projects forming part of the Law Society’s Transformation Plan

The role

The Law Society is looking for a Enquiries and Systems Librarian to join a team who pride themselves on providing an excellent library and information service to Law Society members and staff. We want someone to bring their previous extensive legal research experience and become an integral part of this professional team.  You will analyse and interpret library research enquiries and carry out detailed research utilising available resources. Expert knowledge of Lexis, Westlaw and Justis is essential.

What we’re looking for

  • Extensive current experience of English and EU law information sources demonstrating a good understanding and knowledge of legal research methodology
  • Someone with previous experience of working in a legal library environment
  • Experience of OLIB systems administration or similar library management system
    Ability to effectively engage with all levels of stakeholders and external suppliers

 

To apply for this role, please submit a CV and cover letter clearly demonstrating how you meet the requirements for the role

The Law Society represents solicitors in England and Wales. From negotiating with and lobbying the profession's regulators, government and other decision makers, to offering training and advice, we're here to help, protect and promote solicitors.
We offer a generous flexible benefits package, a friendly working environment and the opportunity to develop your career within a professional organisation.
Vacancy closing date: 27/01/2019, 23:55
The Law Society is an Equal Opportunities Employer.