Researcher

Recruiter
LAW BUSINESS RESEARCH
Location
Warwickshire
Salary
23000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
21 Apr 2018
Closes
23 Apr 2018
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent

Researcher

Notting Hill, London

GBP23,000

Reporting to the Editor of Who's Who Legal we are seeking a Researcher to join our team of existing Researchers to take on the responsibility of the research, selection process and editorial content of the Who's Who Legal publications.

Responsibilities include:

  • Add lawyers and contact details accurately into the database
  • Arrange and conduct research interviews with leading lawyers worldwide, both over the telephone and face-to-face
  • Analyse feedback and identify the leading lawyers in the jurisdiction
  • Conduct and oversee ad hoc research projects, including sending out, chasing and receiving information submissions and presenting the answers in a range of formats
  • Write an analysis of the research findings and the legal market overall
  • Commission introductory articles and roundtables written by leading lawyers
  • Verify all contact details for publication
  • Proof-read copy for typographical and factual errors
  • Attending conferences and arranging and attending research trips, both in England and abroad
  • This is a general description of the role, which may change according to business needs.

Requirements

Desired Skills and Experience

  • A minimum of a 2:1 from a leading UK university.
  • A demonstrable interest in research and the law
  • Excellent communication skills - both written and verbal
  • A strong writing ability
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • The ability to analyse large amounts of data
  • Willingness to travel
  • Possessing an 'international outlook'