Research Analyst (Law Firm)
Am Law 50 law firm seeks Research Analyst to join their Research Services Department, based in any of their U.S. offices.
The Research Analyst will work as part of a firm-wide team to provide substantive research expertise for client work / business development efforts and ensure superior customer service as well as overall client satisfaction.
>Providing substantive research expertise to support the Firm’s practice areas / business development efforts, including strategic research related to markets, industries, and competitors
>Creating current awareness tools, newsletters, and alerts to continuously monitor clients, industries, and events
>Utilizing strong written communication as well as the ability to distill and present research work product in a concise and professional manner
>Proactively and independently assessing research requests, ensuring that work product meets stated and anticipated needs
>Ensuring that library services are effectively promoted to attorneys and timekeepers
>Educating and advising attorneys, paralegals, and staff regarding research sources and strategies
>Assisting in collection development / maintenance as well as library space utilization
>Participating in projects that increase the value of library services to the Firm
>Developing project management skills with the possibility of leading certain projects
>Tracking and recording billable and non-billable time spent providing research services to library clients according to the Firm’s library billing policy; closing timenotes on a daily basis
>M.A. in Library Science or Information Science or equivalent degree (J.D. or M.B.A.) strongly preferred
>At least three years of related experience (or equivalent combination of education and experience); substantive Intellectual Property and / or Corporate research experience strongly preferred
>Substantive knowledge of legal materials / databases used to support the Firm’s practice areas and research needs
Please submit your resume in Word format to firstname.lastname@example.org.
We look forward to hearing from you!