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Technology | eDiscovery Consulting - Graduate Consultant

Our Technology practice helps clients manage the risk and cost of e-discovery. From forensic data collection to fully managed document review services we collaborate with our clients to deliver strategic solutions tailored to their unique legal requirements. With keen focus on the productivity and defensibility of document review, clients rely on our comprehensive portfolio of software and services expertise and address matters ranging from internal investigations to large-scale litigation with global e-discovery requirements.

About the Role:

This Consultant position is a part of FTI Consulting’s E-discovery Consulting team through which, following a partnership with Relativity, we are now also able to provide clients with the combination of Relativity and FTI Technology’s award-winning consulting and services.

As part of the London based team, the Consultant will be cross trained in various e-discovery skills and will assist on all phases of e-discovery projects.

Key Responsibilities:

The primary responsibility of this position is to be part of a cross-functional team that manages all areas related to the collection, migration, processing, analysis, conversion, quality assurance, tracking, and management of client data.  In particular:

  • Liaise with clients and project managers regarding client requests and manage expectations
  • Plan and execute electronic evidence collection exercises, on-site at client premises around the UK and abroad
  • Utilise industry standard and bespoke software to access, extract and cull data from electronic evidence sources
  • Assume responsibility for day-to-day data processing, conversion, analysis, quality control, import, and other specialized tasks including interaction with other consultants, supervisors, and client personnel
  • Co-ordinate closely with colleagues within and across teams to manage the delivery of client requirements
  • Be customer-service-oriented to meet client deadlines, including working out of business hours when necessary
  • Travel as required to ensure effective management of case activities. (Minimal notice possible)

Education and Qualifications:

  • Educated to degree level (or equivalent), ideally in a technology, computer science, engineering or legal subject

Skills and Competencies:

  • Self developer that demonstrates an ability to solve complex problems with well thought out innovative solutions
  • Ability to manage time and prioritise tasks effectively
  • Ability to work independently in a fast-paced, multi-tasking environment
  • Ability to work effectively as part of a team and support the team’s goals above individual goals
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment while handling multiple tasks through completion
  • Good communicator who can perform in a client facing role
  • Flexible with working hours and has the ability to work in a cross-functional team

Experience:

  • Experience working in an e-Discovery or technology related role desirable
  • Knowledge of and experiencing in configuring and operating either Ringtail or Relativity as a document review management application desirable
  • Use of Concordance, Summation or Introspect (desirable)
  • Familiarity with personal computer and server hardware, operating systems and software
  • Electronic discovery experience or experience managing document review teams
  • Experience supporting document review software applications
  • Familiarity with email server software (Microsoft Exchange, Lotus Notes)
  • Knowledge and execution of data manipulation tasks, data conversion and data analysis activities in a SQL environment
  • Litigation support experience desirable

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.

Applications close on 31 December 2018

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