Legal Assistant - Debt Recovery

Recruiter
Perfect Katch
Location
Warwick
Salary
From £15,000 to £16,000 per annum dependent upon experience
Posted
12 Nov 2017
Closes
16 Nov 2017
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Our client is seeking a Legal Assistant to join their team. The role will involve processing a high volume of litigation cases within set SLA’s, so ideally you will have previous experience in a litigation/debt recovery environment. This is an opportunity to work in a growing team, where there are opportunities for progression.

Principle Responsibilities:

·Liaising with customers, agents and third parties to maximise recovery on overdue balances

·Assess customer affordability and negotiate realistic payment plans

·Use the in-house systems to accurately record and note call details, critical dates and payment plans

·Progression of files through each legal milestone up to when they become defended or complex matters

·Managing deadlines and completing work priorities

Skills required:

·Previous experience of working in a litigation/debt recovery environment

·Knowledge of litigation processes from issuing claims to enforcement methods

·Excellent oral and written communication skills

·Good attention to detail and accuracy

·Motivated and enthusiastic

·Strong IT Skills are important

This is an excellent opportunity for a Legal Assistant to join a company that offers excellent employee benefits and opportunities for self-improvement.

This role would suit candidates living in Leamington Spa, Warwick, Kenilworth, Stratford upon Avon or Coventry


If you are already registered with Perfect Katch Ltd, then please contact us to discuss suitability for this position.
Perfect Katch Ltd only operates in the UK and can only process applications from candidates who are currently eligible to live and work in the UK. We operate a strict equal opportunities policy.

Perfect Katch Ltd acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment as defined by the Conduct of Employment Agencies and Employment Business Regulations 2003.


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