Knowledge Management Manager; LAC Group; Los Angeles

LAC Group seeks a Knowledge Management (KM) Manager to optimize and develop the Knowledge Management resources for our client, a nation-wide law firm’s Los Angeles office. We are looking for a dynamic individual with relevant KM experience to initiate and manage KM initiatives firm-wide. Competitive compensation and benefits package provided.

Requirements:

  • Manage internal and external resources responsible for acquiring and disseminating electronic and print content to the Firm for legal and business research purposes; manage team performance and set goals;
  • Manage the service, contracts and relationships with the online research vendors, print content, print management, and library administration;
  • Optimize the budget, develop standards for collection development and cost recoveries, oversee the Firm’s knowledge collection and acquisition policies;
  • Oversee enhancement of the Firm’s use of web technologies to promote and disseminate information for legal and business research purposes;
  • Promote and provide KM resources to support legal and business research;
  • Handle additional related projects as necessary.

Qualifications and Desired Experience:

  • Advanced degree (MLS, MLIS) in library science, library information science or related field (preferred);
  • At least five years of experience in a law or business library;
  • At least three years of supervisory experience, for multiple locations, whether of internal employees or external resources (preferred);
  • At least three years of experience in library contract and vendor management;
  • At least two years of experience in use of database and web technology;
  • Expert proficiency in integrated library management systems;
  • Advanced proficiency in online research and legal databases;
  • Proficiency in collaboration applications (SharePoint preferred);
  • Advanced proficiency in Microsoft Suite;
  • Expert knowledge of law library management;
  • Advanced knowledge of vendor management, procurement and contract administration standards and practices;
  • Previous experience or educational background in Knowledge Management is highly preferred.

Apply at: http://goo.gl/8Ro8N3

LAC Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and values diversity in the workforce

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