Fee Earner - Complex Credit Hire

Recruiter
Morgan Turner
Location
Bolton
Salary
From £27,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted
15 Apr 2017
Closes
15 May 2017
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Our highly successful client is seeking a professional, motivated and proactive Fee Earner for their Complex Credit Hire department.

Reporting to the Team Leader, you will deal with a caseload of NDA credit hire files. Your responsibilities will include the review and analysis of files throughout the life of the case in accordance with the client guidelines, initial strategy formulation, telephone negotiations with third party Solicitors, liaison with the insured and insurers, ensuring actions are carried out as per the task list within the Case Management System, accurately recording time and completing the dispute resolution process, processing bills, ensuring all files are kept within ISO 9001 guidelines and ensuring compliance with the Solicitors Code of Conduct 2007 and the SRA Code of Conduct 2011.

In addition, you will draft defences, complete allocation and listing questionnaires, deal with disclosure and exchange of evidence, complete pre-trial checklists, instruct Counsel and draft CPR questions.

With the ability to make decisions and remain calm under pressure, you will be an excellent communicator with good telephone negotiation skills. You will have experience of litigation and of handling Credit Hire files along with evidence of managing your own case load and/or assisting on high value cases.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a well-established company with a highly competitive remunerations package and the opportunity for career development.