Proclaim Developer

G2 Legal Limited
08 Feb 2017
08 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
An excellent opportunity has arisen for an experienced proclaim Developer to join a Manchester based Personal Injury law firm. The role will involve a great deal of co-operation with the general IT department and Operations department. In the interests of business efficiency and flexibility it may be necessary to provide cross-cover support to the IT department on occasion.


- Up to and including Proclaim Technical Level 3 training attended or ability to demonstrate equivalent practical experience including:
- A minimum of 2 years’ experience in a similar Proclaim development role;
- Creating new case types, database fields and correspondents;
- Screen design and intelligence;
- Using maths fields and tests to perform specific functions;
- Workflow maintenance including creation of linked actions, forms, secure documents and master documents;
- Advanced Report training or equivalent practical experience of designing, amending and scheduling reports;
- Understanding of design and execution of SQL queries;
- Experience of designing and using auto routines;
- Import/Export routines;
- Task server configuration, scheduling and troubleshooting. 

Other essential characteristics

- General understanding of common database programming and query languages;
- Excellent analytical and problem solving skills;
- Effective communication skills allowing reporting on a non-technical level of work in progress to senior stakeholders;
- Ability to clearly document and evidence planned changes using project and workflow documentation and retain current configurations for recovery purposes;
- Capacity to train other users on features of Proclaim and producing supporting instructional documentation;
- Excellent organisation and time management skills;
- Must understand the concept of internal customers and ensure that internal stakeholders remain confident in the ability of Proclaim to suit the needs of the business.


- Strong negotiation skills and the capability to deal firmly with external companies to manage projects and maintenance effectively;
- Familiarity with Proclaim v3.3 and it’s additional features;
- Experience of design and execution of Macros;
- Knowledge of Proclaim Accounts system and Sage accounting software;
- Experience of Personal Injury, Clinical Negligence, Medical Agency and Costs Case types;
- Knowledge of SQL or similar database languages and ASP, PHP or similar for Web interfacing;
- HTML knowledge;
- Understanding of web services and multi-platform system interactions;
- Understanding of Proclaim A2A integration and maintenance;
- Experience of creating and maintaining Proclaim Secure Docs;
- Working knowledge of Proclaim Fileview;
- A practical knowledge of Windows based networks including Active Directory and Exchange;
- Experience of address database systems (e.g. AFD, QAS) and integration with Proclaim;
- Experience of IP telephone systems and integration with Proclaim.