Job opportunity: Document Supply Services Supervisor

IALS Library Document Supply Services Supervisor

Job Reference : 000856
Closing Date : 13/08/2017
Salary : Starting at £28,252 per annum
Employment Type : Open ended
Department : School of Advanced Study
Division : Institute of Advanced Legal Studies (IALS) - non academic
Hours Per week : 35 hours per week

A dynamic Document Supply Services Supervisor is required to manage the Subscription Information Services, including the popular Document Supply Services, delivered by the Institute Library. This post offers the exciting opportunity to develop these quality commercial services to the benefit of the Institute and legal practitioners alike.

The Library runs a commercial subscription information service answering reference enquiries and providing copyright cleared copies of documents to legal practitioners and other commercial users as a paid service.

Applicants should be of graduate calibre with a library/information qualification or equivalent experience. They should be able to demonstrate effective communication skills and proven IT skills, including practical experience with using Excel and Microsoft Access databases.

The successful candidate will have experience of successfully supervising a team, and providing a high quality service which is committed to fulfilling client needs. The ability to liaise effectively with clients in legal practice is essential.

Experience of working with legal materials, particularly legal reference work, and the ability to develop a client-orientated marketing strategy are desirable. Knowledge of one or more foreign languages would be an advantage.

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