Researcher - Who's Who Legal Publication

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£20,000 to £22,000 + benefits with salary review
London, Central London
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Notting Hill, London

£20,000 - £22,000

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.

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'

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