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Friday, January 30, 2015

Research Librarian, Moody's (NY)

Research Librarian, Moody’s – NY

Moody’s is looking to fill a temporary position of a Research Librarian to identify sources and deliver information to address requests of factual information from corporate credit analysts.
Job Responsibilities
  • Respond to analyst requests for facts, data, and ad-hoc research using internal and external information resources.
  • Assist analysts in framing research requests to improve likelihood of successfully resolving queries.
  • Search industry, economic, legal, academic and government databases and wide-ranging business, financial and media resources to deliver reliable information to address specific queries.
  • Coordinate new/renewal print and electronic subscription requests for publications and information resources.
  • Measure, classify and report on usage of library services and requests.
  • Help ensure compliance with all laws and regulations, including copyright in connection with the use of information sources
The prospective candidate should have a Masters of Library Science degree with 3 – 5 years experience working in a corporate environment conducting research, providing reference services and/or competitive intelligence. Experience in financial services strongly preferred and knowledge of capital markets is key. The candidate must be familiar with the world’s library systems and key information resources. The candidate should have hands on experience with tools used by corporate libraries for research including by not limited to LexisNexis, Dealogic, FactSet, Bloomberg, Factiva and similar services. Excellent organizational and customer service skills are a must.