Claims Assistant

Location
London (Greater)
Salary
£Competitive
Posted
12 Jul 2018
Closes
09 Aug 2018
Practice area
Clinical negligence
Sector
In-house
Hours
Full time
Contract type
Locum/Contract

Claims Assistant

Depending on experience + 12% pension, PMI, healthcare cashplan & childcare vouchers.

Clinical negligence
Fixed Term 12 months

MPS is the world’s leading protection organisation for doctors, dentists and healthcare professionals. We protect and support the professional interests of more than 300,000 members around the world. Our benefits include access to indemnity, expert advice and peace of mind. Our in-house experts assist with the wide range of legal and ethical problems that arise from professional practice. This includes clinical negligence claims, complaints, medical and dental council inquiries, legal and ethical dilemmas, disciplinary procedures, inquests and fatal accident inquiries.

We are currently recruiting for Legal Assistants / paralegals to work as part of our Regional and International team based in London.

The purpose of this role is to provide support to our solicitors who manage a caseload of clinical negligence claims predominantly in Asia and the Caribbean.

We are looking for candidates with Clinical Negligence experience to provide support to a collaborative team including in-house doctors, dentists, solicitors and support staff.  

Applicants will need to have relevant clinical negligence experience. Experience of running a clinical negligence caseload would be an advantage.

You must also have strong interpersonal skills demonstrated in a high performance environment, excellent analytical ability, a good eye for detail and the ability to remain calm and professional in the face of challenge and assertion.

To apply or enquire, please send a CV along with your salary expectations to careers@medicalprotection.org for the attention of Jenifer Mackechnie.

Closing date: 9th August 2018