Litigation Executive

Recruiter
Slater & Gordon 1 Ltd
Location
Manchester, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
30 Aug 2019
Closes
03 Oct 2019
Ref
1248718741
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Are you looking for a stimulating and rewarding career within a industry leading law firm?

Slater and Gordon are a leading consumer law firm and our mission is to give people easier access to world class legal services. The firm provides specialist legal and complementary services in a broad range of areas and our clients are the centre of it all.

Due to continued growth we are looking to appoint a personal injury Litigation Executive to join our highly-regarded personal injury department. You will be handling claims received via Trade Unions and deal with a caseload of post litigated claimant EL/OL/PL files.

The role also provides the opportunity for you to work on complex cases as well as potentially higher value work. This is a great opportunity to work on a high quality caseload for a variety of clients with a focus on Employers' Liability and Public Liability. Knowledge of the MOJ portal is necessary along with the ability to work to strict deadlines.

Responsibilities to include;

· Managing your own caseload

· Achieving key performance indicators (KPIs)

· Adhering to court directions and meeting deadlines

· Strong client care skills ensuring clients are kept regularly updated

· Ensuring that trade unions are kept updated

About you;

· Good experience in handling a PI fast track litigated caseload

· Good knowledge of the Civil Procedure Rules

· Good track record of meeting KPIs - billing, settlements

· Excellent communication skills, both written and oral

· Previous experience in running EL/OL/PL claims will be an advantage

· Previous experience in handling trade union claims will be an advantage

Client service is at the heart of Slater and Gordon and we take pride in the impressive results we generate, demonstrating our range of work and the relentless pursuit of justice by our Solicitors. If you have got the talent, ambition and focus we would love to hear from you.

What we offer in return

In return we offer a competitive salary with market leading benefits, a positive and inviting work environment, exposure to industry specialists and the fantastic opportunity to develop a rewarding and successful career with an award winning law firm.

To apply for this role please follow the online process or call Jaye Haynes on 0161 383 3607 for a confidential discussion.

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