Librarian; Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP; Silicon Valley

Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP, a global leader in high-stakes matters and transactions, has an opening for a Librarian in its Redwood Shores office. The Librarian will assist the Research and Information Center Manager in the day-to-day operation of the Firm’s Research Center.

Job Overview:

  • Provide legal and business reference using online and print resources
  • Manage alerts and daily news reports
  • Perform technical service tasks and various administrative activities
  • Support training initiatives
  • Other projects as assigned

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Strong reference skills; ability to use a range of legal and non-legal resources
  • Efficient administrative and organizational skills; strong attention to detail
  • Ability to:
    • Exercise sound judgment and work independently
    • Analyze problems and develop effective solutions
    • Prioritize tasks, juggle multiple projects, and work well under pressure
  • Excellent verbal, writing, and interpersonal skills; ability to communicate effectively with all levels of personnel in a law firm environment
  • High level computer skills including MS office (esp. Word, Excel and PowerPoint) and Library catalog software; willingness and ability to learn and implement new tools
  • Corporate and IP experience a plus


  • Masters of Library Science
  • Previous law firm experience preferred

Weil Benefits Program represents an important part of the total compensation of the Firm’s employees. Some of the components of the benefits package which are currently available to full-time Administrative Staff include:

  • Paid Time Off (PTO) and Paid Holidays
  • Health Insurance
  • Life and Accident Insurance
  • Disability Insurance
  • Dental Plan
  • Emergency Child-care Service
  • 401K Savings Plan
  • Work/Life Benefits

Apply directly to Weil’s external job site by submitting resume and cover letter to:

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