Law Librarian

Employer
LAC Group
Location
Washington, DC
Posted
Sep 11, 2017
Closes
Sep 20, 2017
Function
Accountant, IT
Industry
Law
Hours
Full Time
LAC Federal is seeking an experienced Law Librarian with expertise in the use of SharePoint to manage and track legal document workflows, and to create and populate legal and administrative forms in Adobe, Microsoft Word, InfoPath and other tools. This is a 1-2 year full time position (40 hour a week; Monday-Friday) benefited. Responsibilities Responsible for Knowledge Management using SharePoint to support office staff Create and maintain digital libraries containing relevant documents and articles on specific legal topics Train staff on the use of the KM tools and other information products Provide research assistance. Qualifications Education Qualifications: Juris Doctor (JD) degree with two years experience as a professional law librarian Masters of Library and Information Science (MLIS) with a Special Certificate in Law Librarianship Minimum of 2 years administering, maintaining, and updating a knowledge management system (SharePoint strongly preferred) Proven ability to learn quickly and adapt to new situation Prior experience with federal criminal law and litigation A solid understanding of legal documentation Candidate may substitute 3 years of work of experience managing a knowledge management system for the above Education Qualifications provided they also have: Three years of equivalent professional level experience working as a law librarian; A Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college or university Paralegal Certificate from an ABA-approved program. Recently completing a Federal Background Investigation a plus LAC Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and values diversity in the workforce. LAC Group is a premier provider of recruiting and consultancy services for information professionals at US and global organizations including Fortune 100 companies, law firms, pharmaceutical companies, large academic institutions, National Libraries and prominent government agencies.