Personal Injury Paralegal

Recruiter
Cordant People
Location
Sale
Salary
£18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted
04 Oct 2017
Closes
07 Nov 2017
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

My client, a prestigious law firm based in Sale, is looking for a Personal Injury Paralegal to join them on a full time, permanent basis.

The ideal candidate will ideally have 2 to 3 years experience working a personal injury department.

The ideal candidate will:

  • have good knowledge of civil litigation
  • have experience of case management
  • have excellent communication skills (verbal and written)
  • be highly organised with the ability to work to deadlines
  • have excellent keyboard/IT skills
  • be client focused and be aware of client expectations
  • be 'hands on' and a team player
  • be educated to at least A Level standard

Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Assisting with the provision of a high quality personal injury service
  • Managing existing case load of mixed PI claims to include RTA/Fast/Multi Track
  • Obtaining initial instructions from clients
  • Chasing Medical Records
  • Preparing court bundles
  • Drafting correspondence to clients, solicitors, Counsel and other third parties
  • Drafting of documents
  • Managing work through our case management system
  • Any other duties which from time to time as required within the department

Additional Information:-

  • Hours of work:37.5 hours per week - must be flexible to cover between 0800 and 1800 - core hours 1000 - 1600
  • Death in Service - 2 x salary
  • Private Medical Insurance cover (subject to eligibility)
  • 22 days holiday per annum
  • 1% contribution to pension scheme
  • Salary dependent upon experience

If you feel you would be suited for the role please apply directly or contact Ruby Melling at Cordant People Manchester.

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Cordant is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.


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