Complex Credit Hire Fee Earner

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
Lancashire
Salary
26000.00 - 35000.00 GBP Annual + GBP26000 - GBP35000/annum Excellent
Posted
10 Feb 2017
Closes
24 Feb 2017
Category
Legal
Function
Law
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Why apply?

This private practice is the only top 50 law firm to focus exclusively on handling and defending both mainstream and specialist insurance claims. Experts in their field of law, they offer an end-to-end claims service to insurers, public sector bodies and self-insured companies which include pre-litigation, litigation and costs negotiation services.

Well respected by their clients, they act for eight out of the top ten UK general insurers, and with almost 1,200 dedicated staff they truly are a recognised leader in their field. In the 12 months up to August 31st 2016, 86,000 claims across all classes of personal injury were handled.

Their people matter. By working in collaboration with clients in an approachable, team-based manner, whether in building relationships or in the work they undertake it's this powerful proposition that makes them a highly attractive firm to work for.

In a nutshell

The Complex Credit Hire unit deals with claims up to a value of GBP250k on a non-delegated authority basis.

The team deal with cases of a complex and technical nature, and are responsible for setting the strategies by which the credit hire unit will operate.

The role will involve dealing with a caseload of NDA credit hire files under the supervision of a Team Leader. Instructions are received at varying stages of the claim process and so a full knowledge of handling RTA claims through to conclusion via a court hearing is necessary.

The Company

We are working on behalf of a leading National law firm with a wide insurer client base. Our client is passionate about the development of staff and promoting from within wherever possible. The existing team is filled with ambitious professionals working within an engaging and friendly environment. Strategically focused on expanding their client base and looking at the future there will be career defining opportunities with them.

About you

It is essential that you have experience of litigation and handling Credit Hire files. Management of own complex case load and/or assisting on high-value cases solely Credit Hire are as part of an RTA Litigation role.

It is desirable that you are degree / LPC qualified with the above experience.

Notice to Candidates

We are working with his employer at a crucial stage of their expansion. Their growth and new job creation means that we will receive more than the average number of applications.

Please note that we will always respond to applications from those meeting the requirements of the role and we try very hard to be specific in all of our adverts and use pre-screen questions to try and help you understand if a vacancy is right for you.

Due to the volume of applications we receive each week we cannot respond to applications from candidates who don't have the necessary skills and experience required by our client. Instead of applying, why not send your cv via our homepage or connect with us on social media and we will do our very best to assist you.

A little about Jigsaw

Jigsaw brings a fresh approach to recruitment services. We have an unparalleled understanding of every role we recruit for and that is one of the reasons we are different. We know exactly what we are looking for!
We are the straight-talking voice in claims recruitment and fundamentally we are driven by our desire to be different. Industry statistics suggest that more than half of all online applications receive no response at all. That just cannot be right. We partner with Firefish Software and use their impressive tech to deliver a superior journey for clients and candidates whilst keeping your data safe. We keep you informed every step of the way and pride ourselves on the attentive service we provide

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