Richards, Layton & Finger, Delaware’s largest law firm, is currently seeking a highly motivated and resourceful Library/Knowledge Management Analyst in Wilmington, DE. This role requires working collaboratively and cooperatively with Library Services and Central Records. Individual will perform a variety of job duties and responsibilities including:
Collect, organize and manage the firm’s internal knowledge base;
Accurately perform due diligence analysis and conflicts of interest searches, analyze data and prepare reports that provide concise and relevant information to attorneys;
Provide research in a fast-paced environment using a variety of legal and non-legal resources. Accurately extract data and summarize research to meet specific needs of attorneys across practice groups;
Keep apprised of new and changing information resources and make recommendations for enhancing research techniques/systems;
Perform legal and business research;
Design, develop and continuous improvement of existing knowledge assets and related learning materials;
Analyze information requirements and providing services to develop and maintain information in the form of knowledge assets;
Ensure accuracy, timeliness and usability of available knowledge on an ongoing basis for internal distribution.
Knowledge, skills and abilities:
Bachelor’s degree required. Advanced degree MLS, MLIS or JD preferred;
3+ years legal knowledge management experience with a medium-to-large law firm or other professional environment developing a knowledge management program;
Requires knowledge and practical experience of knowledge management concepts and tools including software applications and IT systems;
Must have good judgment and decision making skills;
Must be self-motivated and have the ability to work independently;
Must have the ability analyze issues and problems systematically, gather broad and balanced input, draw sound conclusions and translate conclusions into timely decisions and actions;
Must have advanced PC skills. Proficiency in collaboration applications (SharePoint preferred), online research, legal databases, Microsoft Suite and Intranet Management;
Must have strong verbal and written communication skills, the ability to train others and to communicate complex concepts in simple language.
If you have a strong customer service philosophy and a dedication to your work, we want to hear from you today! Please send your cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.
About Richards, Layton & Finger
Delaware's largest law firm. We work with top firms and companies, within the U.S. and throughout the world, who trust us with their Delaware legal issues. We focus on the business results they need, both in and out of the courtroom, and deliver answers that are both innovative and practical.