Paralegal

Recruiter
Perfect Katch
Location
Warwick
Salary
£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 Paralegal to join their Debt Recovery team. The role will involve ensuring the effective recovery of unpaid debts from both customers and companies through either a process of negotiation or via the court system.

Principle Responsibilities:

·Processing a high volume of litigation cases

·Dealing with a large number of telephone calls with customers, third parties and agents

·An ability to negotiate outcomes to maximise recovery for clients within the regulatory requirements

·Accepting instructions and processing them in line with the CPR and SRA Code of Conduct

·Progression of files through each legal milestone – responding to Defences, preparing applications, dealing with defendant’s correspondence and progressing matters in line with court directions

·Processing and responding to correspondence from customers

·Referring matters to a supervisor as appropriate

Skills required:

·Some knowledge of the legal system. Preferably to degree level or beyond

·Ideally a minimum of 6 months experience in litigation in a debt recovery environment

·Good understanding of the debt recovery litigation processes from issuing a claim to enforcement methods

·Excellent knowledge pf both litigation and debt collections rules and regulations

·Strong attention to detail.

·Excellent oral and written communication skills

·Strong IT Skills are important

This is an excellent opportunity for a Paralegal 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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