McCann FitzGerald is one of Ireland’s premier law firms and comprises some 69
partners, 350 lawyers and professional staff.
We provide the highest quality legal advice and representation to Irish and overseas
clients. Our clients are principally in the corporate, financial and business sectors and
we also advise government entities and many state bodies, pension funds,
educational and charitable institutions and trusts.

Role Description
We are currently recruiting a Library Assistant to join our library service. The
successful candidate will work with our Legal Information Manager and Assistant
Librarian to provide an excellent legal information service to the firm.
This is a permanent full-time position.
This role may suit a recent library and information studies graduate.

Key Responsibilities
Responsibilities will include:

 Serials receipt and distribution
 Processing of invoices
 Maintenance of records on the firm’s library management system
 Legal and business research and enquiry work
 Looseleaf filing, photocopying and shelving
 Administrative tasks
 Other duties as required
Experience, Knowledge & Skills
Skills and qualities required:
 Keen interest in library/information work
 Good IT skills
 Accuracy and attention to detail
 Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

Desirable, but not essential:
 Previous experience of working in a legal library; or
 Familiarity with legal or business information resources.

An accredited qualification in library and information studies is desirable, but not essential.
The successful candidate will have a strong primary degree.

The closing date for receipt of applications is Friday 28 August 2015. Applicants should submit a curriculum vitae and covering letter to:

Kate Coughlan
Recruitment Manager
McCann FitzGerald Solicitors
Riverside One
Sir John Rogerson’s Quay
Dublin 2

Direct Dial: +353 1 611 9141


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