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Knowledge Assistant (Legal)

About the role

An award-winning Newcastle based law firm, with a national presence are looking to add a Knowledge Assistant into their Knowledge Services Team. The role is offered on a permanent basis working 37.5 hours a week, Monday to Friday with hybrid working available.

As a Knowledge Assistant, you will work within the Knowledge Services Team. This is an excellent opportunity for candidates with a Legal qualification who are looking to gain some experience working within the legal sector.

About the role:

  • Adding to the legal database, and distribute information to fee-earners and clients

  • Deal with library users enquiries and provide copies of information as requested

  • Support with delivery of the Knowledge Services Training Programme for Trainees and Fee Earners

  • Legal research using various legal databases, including Westlaw, Practical Law, Lawtel and Lexis Library

  • Use online business information services for company research; providing documents and reports utilising Companies House, D&B Onboard and RSM Tracker

  • Update loose-leaf publications

  • Shelving and tidying library stock

About you:

  • Excellent organisational skills

  • Able to manage workload, prioritise and work to deadlines

  • Work well within a team as well as independently

  • Excellent attention to detail

  • Legal qualification

What’s in it for you:

  • Salary of £20,000 - £21,000

  • 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays, with option to purchase extra annual leave

  • Matched Pension contributions

  • Medical insurance, life assurance

  • Travel and car parking loans

  • Staff social Events

If you are interested in this role of Knowledge Assistant, click 'Apply now' and a member of our team will be in touch

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