Claimant EL/PL Fee Earner/Solicitor

Heald Green, Greater Manchester

Salary up to £35k 

We are looking to recruit a talented EL/PL Fee Earner to join their growing and highly reputable company.

EL/PL Fee Earner Key Responsibilities :

  • To manage a caseload of fast track EL/PL cases through all stages of the litigation and investigation process

  • To progress your caseload in such a manner to ensure that all clients receive appropriate, timely and professional legal advice, with regular contact, managing their expectations.

  • To deal with cases with denial of liability with minimal supervision.

  • To be able to assess quantum and liability to include reviewing medical reports, researching and obtaining relevant case law, drafting schedules of special damages and assessing suitable awards for compensation

  • To identify early on those cases where proceedings would be beneficial to litigate.

Essential Skills of the EL/PL Fee Earner

  • At least 18-24 months previous experience of managing your own case-load of Fast Track EL/PL litigated claims.

  • An excellent litigator with strong drafting skills together with the ability to negotiate appropriate settlements

  • A strong working knowledge of the CPR, legislation and relevant case law

  • Competent working with a case management system and excellent knowledge of MS Office Good organisational skills.

  • Knowledge of ProClaim is an advantage

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £30,000.00-£35,000.00 per year

Additional pay:

  • Bonus scheme

Schedule:

  • 8 hour shift (flexi-time can be arranged)

  • No weekends

Work remotely:

  • To be discussed

 
 

Receptionist

Heald Green, Greater Manchester

Salary up to £18,000

Front Desk Receptionist


The face of our company, this role requires a person that is bright, energetic and takes pride in delivering great service. Mainly front of house, this role also includes the opportunity to take on more responsibility. A perfect starter role for someone wanting a career in law.

Qualifications & Experience
No experience is necessary as this role is very much based on the right personality that will enioy a front of house role. A strong basic level of writing and administration skills are necessary.

Responsibilities

  • Meet and greeting clients

  • Office cleanliness and presentation

  • Phone work and message taking

  • Stationary management

  • System data input and liaising with IT

  • Booking and processing post

  • Team support and office co-ordination

  • Answering emails and sorting post

Personal Attributes

  • Strong communicator with attention to detail

  • Excellent customer service

  • Great interest in self development

  • Eager to learn and evolve as a professional

  • Well-presented and professional

  • Positive attitude

Salary: In the region of £18,000  per annum.

Job Type: Full-time - Monday to Friday, 9am to 5.30pm

 

Plevin (PPI) Case Handler

Heald Green, Greater Manchester

Job Purpose

  • Must have experience with PPI Administration including knowledge of the Pre Submission and DSAR Processes within a Claims Management Company.

The role of the Plevin PPI Administrator is to drive the progression of our client’s claims from start to finish. This is done through a mixture of Administration functions and liaison with Banks and Credit Providers through various channels including DSAR's .

Key Responsibilities:

To personally provide excellent standards of customer service by:

  • Administration and Call functions

  • Preparing and printing letters and/or emails for Lenders and Customers

  • Answering inbound queries from clients, lenders, and regulatory bodies.

  • Advising clients of the stages of their case and the progression of each individual claim.

  • Preparing files to be packaged for our Legal Partners

  • Opening and Dissecting DSAR's received from Providers

  • Preparing and receiving Pre Submission files to and from Providers and updating the Case Management System accordingly.

  • Dealing with banks and providers to ensure that cases do not 'bottle neck' and that the business is receiving and dealing with all DSAR's in a timely manner.

Key Skills and Experience:

  • Experience in customer service

  • Good written communication style & capability

  • Ability to draft business letters and emails

  • Ability to write reports

  • Strong Attention to detail

  • Strong Listening skills

  • Ability to work to and meet deadlines

  • Ability to deliver clear and concise instructions to the customers over the telephone

  • Good demonstrable knowledge of Claims Management industry

  • Desire to keep up to date on claims industry and current events

  • Proficiency with MS Word and Excel

  • Focus on achieving results

  • Able to work on own initiative to deliver solution

Reference ID: KL002PPI

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £18,000.00-£20,000.00 per year

Schedule:

  • 8 hour shift (flexi-time can be arranged)

  • No weekends

Work remotely:

  • To be discussed

 

Legal Cashier

Heald Green, Greater Manchester

This is an opportunity for an experienced Accounts Manager or Legal Cashier to join a firm that offers a welcoming working environment.

You will be the key contact between the partners and external accountants, alongside maintaining relationships with other key contacts and customers.

With a friendly team around you and other softer perks like free parking, flexible working this really is a great opportunity for the right person.

Below is a summary of the key responsibilities:

  • Taking control of all aspects of the day to day finances

  • Ensuring the efficient operation of the firms PAYE scheme

  • Dealing with the firms VAT preparation and return

  • Preparing all reports for our Accountants in readiness for annual audit

  • Taking responsibility for a company’s financial matters and interests.

  • Scrutinising large transactions.

  • All client and office account postings

  • Sending outgoing transfers to other Solicitors firm and our providers.

  • Keeping track of all banking on a daily basis and managing the accounts system.

  • Dealing with all invoices and ensuring they are paid on time

  • Paying out cheques to client accounts

  • Paying invoices to private and nominal accounts

  • Processing invoices

  • Posting and allocating transactions

  • Bank reconciliations

  • Running of month and year end procedures

  • A minimum of 12 months experience working as a Legal Cashier in a Solicitors firm

  • Knowledge and understanding of the SAR account rules

  • It would be desirable for the applicant to have experience using Proclaim accounts.

This is a part-time role, starting at one day per week, building up to 3 days per week as we grow.

Part-time hours: 8 per week

Job Types: Part-time, Permanent

Salary: £22,000.00-£25,000.00 per year

Schedule:

  • 8 hour shift (flexi-time can be arranged)

  • No weekends

Work remotely:

  • To be discussed