Knowledge Management Specialist

  • Job Reference: 1733
  • Date Posted: 8 March 2019
  • Recruiter: Ryder Reid Legal
  • Location: City of London, London
  • Salary: £33,000 to £35,000
  • Sector: Paralegal
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Our client, a highly prestigious US law firm are seeking a Knowledge Management Specialist to join their London City offices on a permanent basis.

The KM Specialist in London carries out a varied KM and research role working closely with global Library Services, Knowledge Management and the London PSLs and London Professional Development and Training departments to support all practice groups in London.

To be considered, candidates will have a Law degree and ideally the LPC and at least 12 months previous experience in a similar role within a law firm (ideally US or international). An interest in financial markets and corporate law would be advantageous and the successful candidate should have strong MS office skills, excellent attention to detail and project management skills.

The role will be busy and varied and the successful candidate will set up and monitor current awareness alerts on behalf of attorneys and staff, with the assistance of the Library Services team as needed, Monitor legal and regulatory developments and prepare internal notes, alerts, bulletins, memoranda and updates, run regular reports of legal developments on areas of specific focus for different practice groups, working with Professional Support Lawyers in the groups that have them and work with the Library Services team as needed.

In addition, the KM Specialist will be responsible for the continued development of online capability and infrastructure, working with London

lawyers, including Professional Support lawyers and overseas KM teams, to add and maintain content on the London Resources pages on the Firm's infoNet including , profiling and uploading into FileSite precedents, bibles and other know-how for display on infoNet pages, cross border guides, FAQs, alerts, newsletters, practice notes and other resources.

If you are seeking a new opportunity, and meet the above criteria, please submit your CV for consideration.