Debt Recovery Paralegal

CRA Consulting
15 Mar 2017
14 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
My client, a leading debt recovery business based in Sheffield, are looking to recruit a debt recovery paralegal to join their busy team.

Previous experience in a debt litigation role is preferred. Knowledge and experience of the Civil Procedure Rules relating to money claims will be an advantage.

Main Duties
*Make and receive collection telephone calls
*Gather and record information by asking appropriate questions
*Negotiate commitments to resolve overdue accounts
*Monitor arrangements and commitments to ensure timely resolution
*Manage a diary system to take appropriate follow up action
*Review pre-legal debts to assess suitability for legal action
*Initiate county court legal actions for debt recovery and progress to judgement and enforcement
*Pursue defended claims through small claims, fast track and multi-track by drafting pleadings, witness statements and producing court bundles.
*Advise clients on prospects for successful recovery and assist with overcoming disputes and reasons for non-payment
*Work with courts, enforcement agencies and other suppliers to ensure high standards of service are maintained at all times
*Such other duties as may be required

In return my client can offer a very competitive salary and bonus scheme. For more information on this position please call Josh Chambers at CRA Consulting or apply online today!