OK here are some more openings at My Place of Work. Probably similar salaries to the last bunch (generally 2x what you would get in a PL here)
Research-Corporate Adverse Risk
Conduct research on prospective clients and event-driven continuances as part of the -- Risk Management process. Responsible for identifying risk through on-line searches of media, litigation, and public record databases Analyze research findings, prepare concise reports and communicate adverse search results in - MPOW's computer system. Special projects as assigned.
At least 3-5 years performing comparable research in a corporate environment
Excellent knowledge of on-line research sources including expertise in searching Lexis/Nexis, Factiva, Internet and SEC public filings.
Background experience in risk research preferred
Working knowledge of legal research sources (eg Pacer, Courtlink, Westlaw) helpful
Ability to write clear concise reports detailing adverse findings.
Excellent written, verbal and interpersonal skills
Demonstrate effective judgment
Ability interact with all levels of management
Ability to manage multiple tasks and follow through to completion
Highly organized and detail oriented
MLS in Information Science preferred but equivalent corporate experience acceptable. Will Consider Relocation Job in Tampa.
Job not yet replicated to public HR view:
Associate in Research and Information Services. (1 level below the position above salary probably about 1.75x what a local PL librarian would earn)
In this position, the Business Researcher (Associate) is responsible for providing relevant research and analysis to Assurance, Advisory and Tax partners and staff. This can range from providing quick fact checking to synthesized research that demonstrates the ability to use sophisticated research skills (source selection and search strategies) and to produce value-added research responses and research analysis (interpretive and analytical reviews of information/data). An understanding of available research databases and creative approaches to finding information is required. Additional responsibilities can include: aiding in the training of staff on desktop resources and participating in product trials and contributing to evaluations of information products.
Conducting reference interviews to develop full scope of request while carrying research request assignments.
Providing navigational/training instructions where appropriate.
Liaising with other firm research groups and resources as needed to fulfill requests.
Continuously increasing knowledge of critical source tools and resources relative to end-user research needs.
Synthesis and codification of research findings into a meaningful response.
Participate in vendor updates and perform preliminary evaluations of information products.
Applying knowledge of firm strategy/organization to developed solutions.
~ 2-4 years experience in a research role
Demonstrable experience in an information service environment
Familiarity with the use of external research databases (i.e. Dialog, Dun &
Bradstreet, Factiva, Lexis-Nexis, Thomson Financial)
Understanding of the importance of knowledge within a professional services environment
Experience in the areas of financial analysis, company/industry research, business presentation drafting, personal client interaction, and management of multiple tasks is preferred
Qualified candidate should have an understanding of financial statements, should have analytical and problem solving skills, and should be comfortable working under tight deadlines in a fast-paced environment
Proficiency with the use of common office systems, particularly Excel, Word,
Lotus Notes and PowerPoint experience
Proven ability to communicate efficiently in a corporate setting
Must be prepared to work flexibly and cooperate within the Organization (--O) infrastructure
Excellent writing, interviewing and communication skills
Must be a team player with a demonstrated ability of working with various levels of management
Takes initiative, has proactive attitude and is willing to question established routines and practices
Demonstrated ability to deliver high quality work product under tight deadlines for several simultaneous projects
Bachelor's Degree required, Master's Degree (Library and Information Services/Science) preferred.
So let me know if you are interested in either of these positions and I tell you what firm, and how to apply. Yes there is a referral bonus(for me) if I submit your CV and you're hired. Just metioning that in the intrest of full disclosure.