Adjudicator

Recruiter
Pertemps
Location
Bristol
Salary
22000.0000
Posted
11 May 2017
Closes
10 Jun 2017
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
My client is looking for an Adjudicator to join their team in Bristol.

Hours of work are Monday - Friday 9am - 5pm

Salary up to £26,000

Free parking on site excellent benefits.

The successful candidate for this role will be legally qualified and will have previous experience of working in the area of Landlord and Tenant law. They will also have previous experience of dispute resolution and/or civil litigation. Consequently they will have the expertise to resolve deposit disputes on behalf of tenants and landlords. The successful candidate will also have excellent knowledge of the Housing Acts and relevant various guidelines and regulations affecting the private rental sector. The nature of this role demands excellent communication skills, strong commercial acumen and the ability to achieve deadlines.
Main Duties
" Completing adjudications for the respective share of disputes referred to the DPS/LPS Scotland adjudicators
" Resolving disputes between landlords and tenants and drafting adjudication decisions on behalf of The Deposit Protection Service/LPS Scotland
" Liaising with the Dispute Resolution Case Handlers and other key individuals within the DPS/LPS Scotland
" Ability to work effectively and independently
" To assist the Head of Adjudication/Senior Adjudicators by carrying out other reasonable tasks as they may request from time to time
Essential Skills
" Legal qualification - law degree level or equivalent (LLB, LPC, Chartered Legal Executive)
" Working knowledge of Landlord and Tenant law/Housing Acts
" Microsoft Word
" Microsoft Outlook
" Flexible in approach to work
" Able to work to deadlines
" Excellent attention to detail
" Knowledge of the DPS (desirable)
" Experience in Civil Litigation/Dispute Resolution (desirable)
" Knowledge of Scottish contract and landlord/tenant law (desirable)
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