Defendant Insurance Paralegal - Catastrophic Loss

England, Derbyshire, Derby
£18000 - £26000 per annum + Good Package
20 Feb 2018
20 Mar 2018
Connor Franks
Practice area
Full time
Contract type

In response to significant organic growth, my client has a brand new opening in their Defendant Insurance Department.

Given the excellent nature of this role and the opportunities it provides we require experience within the field of defending large loss/catastrophic loss Personal Injury claims.

This is a genuine opportunity for the right candidate to grow and develop their career.

The successful candidate will be expected to demonstrate the ability to:

Play a key role in the effective management and progression of defended claims which involve complex issues and have a high potential value
To assist members of the Large Loss/Catastrophic Loss Teams in the day to conduct of litigated and pre-litigation cases;
Demonstrate a proven track record of successfully assisting in the effective handling of defended large loss Personal Injury Claims;
Demonstrate a meticulous approach with great attention to detail in the review and interpretation of documentation and evidence;
Demonstrate the ability to work under pressure, to tight deadlines, and to prioritise tasks effectively;
To take ownership of designated tasks, and operate an efficient diary system to ensure pro-active progression;

Essential qualifications, skills, knowledge and experience:

Qualification to at least degree level or equivalent;
Experience of assisting with high value and complex defended Personal Injury Claims;
An excellent academic background;
Possess exceptional client care skills;
Have excellent knowledge of IT systems and processes;
Be a team player and be able to get on with others; and
Be highly motivated and have the ability to genuinely add value to the role.

The hiring manager is looking to interview candidates shortly so if this is of interest please apply with a clear cover sheer with your prior fee earning experience.

Please contact Connor Franks, Recruitment Consultant, to discuss the role in more detail or apply through the vacancy for immediate consideration.

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