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Job Opportunity - Research Analyst (LA, San Francisco, Palo Alto, Houston, Dallas, Chicago, DC, or NY office)

  • 1.  Job Opportunity - Research Analyst (LA, San Francisco, Palo Alto, Houston, Dallas, Chicago, DC, or NY office)

    Posted 08-29-2021 15:04

    Job Title: Research Analyst                                                                                               

    Location: This position can be located in LA, San Francisco, Palo Alto, Houston, Dallas, Chicago, DC, or NY office.

     

    Our client has an excellent opportunity for a new addition to their research team. The Research  Analyst  will provide high quality in depth legal and non legal research using online and print resources.

     This position will support assigned practice area teams by providing topic specific research, assist in maintenance of team's practice collaboration page, work with other firm departments assigned to the team, provide current awareness information and other related duties.

     Responsibilities:

    • Provide extensive legal, business, medical, and general reference and research assistance to library users when needed in a team-styled reference environment.
    • Conduct research using all resources available – online, print and external sources.
    • Staff the Library Reference Desk on specified shifts. Answer telephone calls and assist walk-in clients. Input request details into research-tracking database (Quest).
    • Assist in the preparation of instructional and marketing materials, including research guides and competitive intelligence dossiers.
    • Participate in collection development including evaluation of new databases, websites and print material.
    • Work on any special projects or any other duties as assigned by the Firmwide Director of Library & Research Service

     

    Qualifications:

     Qualification Requirements: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform the Duties and Responsibilities (Duties) above satisfactorily and meet the requirements below. The requirements listed below are representative of the minimum knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job. If you need such an accommodation, please email adzikowski@prolibra.com

     Education and/or Experience:

     Required:

    • MLS from an ALA accredited university
    • Minimum 3 years experience in a law library, concentrating on research and reference services

     Preferred:

    • JD from an ABA accredited law school
    • Experience as a practicing attorney
    • Strong technical skills, including familiarity with SharePoint, MS Office, social media, graphics editors, and other related technology tools

     Other Skills and Abilities:

     In addition to the above, the following may also be required of the successful candidate:

    • Able to quickly learn new technologies and then teach others
    • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
    • Strong communication skills (both verbal and written) and able to relate to people at all levels
    • Well developed analytical and problem solving skills
    • Works effectively with others as part of a team and as a self-motivated individual
    • Ability to prioritize and work well under short deadlines
    • Exercises confidentiality and discretion

     

    Please send resume, cover letter and references to:
    Angela Dzikowski
    PRO LiBRA Associates Inc
    Email: adzikowski@prolibra.com/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">adzikowski@prolibra.com
    Office) 800-262-0070
    Fax) 908-918-0977

     

    PRO LiBRA Associates Inc is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer

     



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    Angela Dzikowski, VP, CPC
    Pro Libra Associates Inc
    800-262-0070
    adzikowski@prolibra.com
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