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Knowledge Advisor

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Recruiter
Eversheds
Posted
28 February 2014
Closes
28 March 2014
Ref
Knowledge Advisor
Location
Manchester
Vacancy Type
Contract
Hours
Practice Areas
Experience Level
Salary
Competitive

Further information

Eversheds is an award winning law firm with strong presence in Europe, Middle East and Asia Pacific.

Legal advisors and business support colleagues within Eversheds are supported by the Knowledge Team, an experienced team of information & knowledge professionals. The team has a varied background which includes law graduates, market researchers and Intranet experts. Client service delivery is at the heart of everything we do and our aim is to help our legal advisors find the information and knowledge they need quickly and efficiently. 

The Professional Knowledge Team provides fast and effective knowledge products and services for internal and external clients. This includes the development and delivery of the internal intranet, performing legal and business research, know how support and managing hardcopy and online knowledge resources. 

The key responsibility is to provide support following the processes of the selection, sanitisation and supplementary tagging/indexing and abstracting of legal know how; administrative support maintaining the firms precedent collection; to assist with the creation and delivery of weekly current awareness updates; provide KM support as necessary to the onsite team. 

Role also involves being part of a team which supports the firms intranet and you will be working with internal business content editors to support and develop their intranet pages using SharePoint.

Successful candidate must possess the following skills & experience;

  • IT literate
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong organisational skills
  • Excellent time management
  • SharePoint experience would be advantage but not essential
  • Some Knowledge Advisor experience in a commercial environment would be useful although not essential

As part of your career at Eversheds in Manchester, you will receive tailored professional development, the opportunity to work alongside an exceptional team and be supported by managers who specialise in key account management. You will be part of a firm that is recognised for innovation and forward thinking. If this sounds like a firm you want to be part of, apply now.

Eversheds

Eversheds is one of the world’s largest corporate law firms. Committed locally, but connected globally, with over 40 offices based in the world’s major economic centres.