28 days ago
We are currently recruiting for a Solicitor, Legal Executive or Senior Paralegal to join our client's Complex Claimant Personal Injury team in Bristol.
Duties will include: * Managing a caseload of mainly Fast Track files, with some Multi Track cases; * These will include dealing with LVI and fraud cases as well as other general personal injury claims, and there is an opportunity to earn a quarterly bonus; * Complying fully with agreed service standards; * Communicating effectively with individuals and insurer clients; * Assisting senior colleagues on more complex cases; * Training/case planning with trainee case handlers and any supervision duties as directed; * Attending and participating in weekly meetings; * Attendance at networking events and business development; * Dealing with administration and any other duties as required.
Experience: The successful candidate needs to have previous experience of running their own personal injury caseload and a proven ability to deal with all aspects of litigation, from the issue of proceedings through to trial. You must be computer literate and able to undertake your own typing.
Key skills/competencies: The successful applicant will display excellent communication and organisation skills with an ability to work in line with deadlines at all times. You should have a common sense approach to work, showing enthusiasm and initiative as a team player, with an ability to manage expectations from both internal and external clients.